SPORT NEWS – Horner ‘formally warned’ by FIA over marshal feedback

Horner ‘formally warned’ by FIA over marshal feedback

Purple Bull workforce principal Christian Horner was handed an official warning for his feedback a few marshal forward of the Qatar Grand Prix.

Horner claimed “a rogue marshal” had proven double waved yellow flags throughout qualifying that Max Verstappen missed, ensuing within the championship chief getting a five-place grid penalty. After being summoned by the stewards for his feedback doubtlessly breaching the Worldwide Sporting Code, Horner apologized and was issued a warning.

“He defined that his response was one which was made below the strain of competitors following the penalty imposed on the driving force of Automotive 33,” the stewards’ choice learn. “The stewards defined that the marshal involved was doing his job in exactly the style prescribed within the Worldwide Sporting Code.

“Mr. Horner provided to apologize to the marshal involved and to clarify to the media that he meant no offense. He additionally provided to take part within the 2022 FIA Worldwide Stewards Program in early February. The stewards unreservedly settle for Mr. Horner’s provide.”

Verstappen recovered from seventh on the grid to complete second and rating the quickest lap at Losail, retaining an eight-point lead within the drivers’ championship.


SPORT NEWS – Horner ‘formally warned’ by FIA over marshal feedback


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