Williams received a suspended penalty in the amount of 25,000 euros for the fact that I forgot to inform the FIA about replacing the transmission.
At the end of the third training session on Saturday, lance Stroll crashed the car. About the need to replace the transmission and, therefore, the penalty was known before the start of qualification. Transmission was replaced when restoring the car, but official confirmation arrived only on Sunday morning. As it turned out, the team did not inform the stewards, thus violating the requirement of the rules.
Having considered the circumstances, the stewards decided to limit deferred fine of 25 thousand euros, which will come into effect in case of repeated breach during the season.
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