Stewards race weekend in Australia summoned the representatives of Williams due to the fact that the team didn’t notify the FIA about its intention to replace the transmission on the FW40 lance Stroll.
Lance Stroll will lose five places on the starting grid of the Grand Prix of Australia
Stroll hit the wall in the area of the tenth turn at the end of the third exercise. Due to this incident, the mechanics of the team from grove had to change the gearbox, damaged upon impact.
However, Williams failed to notify the FIA about the actions.
The replacement transmission was made prior to qualification, the results of which Stroll has occupied 19-e a place.
The replacement transmission should Stroll to a penalty of five places on the starting field, but the punishment has not yet entered into force, as Williams has not informed the FIA about replacing parts.
FIA technical delegate Jo Bauer referred the matter to the stewards.
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