No verdict on Verstappen until United States Grand Prix
Source : No verdict on Verstappen until United States Grand Prix
The result of the Japanese Grand Prix will remain in doubt For just two weeks as stewards will not rule on Mercedes’ protest against Max Verstappen until the United States Grand Prix. The stewards announced: “The Stewards convened a hearing of the Protest lodged by Mercedes AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team against the driver of Car 33, Max Verstappen of Red Bull Racing. The protest was lodged in accordance with Article 13.4.4 of the International Sporting Code. At the commencement of the hearing the Stewards noted that will neither driver was in attendance as well as hence was unable to give or refute any evidence. After hearing initial comments by representatives of Mercedes, the Stewards decide that will in order to ensure fairness as well as afford both drivers the opportunity to be heard, the matter should be deferred as well as in accordance with Article 11.9.2.s of the International Sporting Code, the Stewards delegate their authority to the Stewards of the 2016 United States Formula One Grand Prix. Both team representatives agreed to This particular.” This particular article will be updated.
by Keith Collantine via F1 Fanatic – The Formula 1 Blog