Mexican Sergio Perez (Red Bull) and Canadian Nicholas Latifi (Williams) started from the pit lane on Sunday in Grand Prix in the NetherlandsThe thirteenth Formula One World Championship, which is held at the Zandvoort circuit.
‘Checo’, fifth in the World Cup, who was eliminated on Saturday in Q1 – qualifying round one – and was going to start 16th, changed the power unit on his Red Bull RB16B, the fourth time he had made such a change this year, more than allowed. . His team announced, on Sunday, the replacement of parts of his car, for which he penalized the Mexican in Zandvoort, but he avoided doing so in Monza, home of the next Grand Prix, Italy, next weekend.
“Keeping in mind Sergio’s (postponed) position on the grid, we decided to take the opportunity to install new parts on his car. As some of these parts are of different specifications, they will start from the ‘pit lane’,” Honda announced on Sunday, the Austrian team’s motorcyclist. Active in which the brave driver from Guadalajara, who won this year in Azerbaijan, celebrated its second victory since the race in Formula One.
A nice crash during the second quarter also changed parts of his Williams FW43B, including the gearbox and front wing – from other specs – so the Canadian will also face the Cross Country Grand Prix from the low ‘pit lane’.