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Max Verstappen given FIA warning after doing ‘burnout’ over line at Styrian Grand Prix as race director fumes

Max Verstappen given FIA warning after doing ‘burnout’ over line at Styrian Grand Prix as race director fumes


MAX VERSTAPPEN has been warned by FIA chiefs after his ‘burnout’ celebration on the Styrian Grand Prix.

The Dutchman stormed to a whopping 35 second victory at Crimson Bull Ring, selecting up his third win in 4 races.

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Max Verstappen celebrated in model after a dominant win[/caption]

Verstappen, 23, cockily carried out his ‘burnout’ celebration on the chequered flag – solely to be reprimanded by race director Michael Masi.

F1 chief Masi, 42, felt that the manoeuvre might have endangered certainly one of Verstappen’s fellow drivers.

Quizzed over whether or not he’d seemed on the incident once more, he mentioned: ” Sure I did, as quickly because it occurred.

“It was not a great scenario, which is why I spoke to the group instantly and instructed them accordingly, that it’s one thing that may not be tolerated sooner or later.”

Formulation 1 have strict guidelines in place close to celebrations.

Article 43.three of the organisation’s guidelines state the strict limits inside which drivers should adhere when toasting a victory.

It reminds drivers that they have to not ‘endanger’ any of their colleagues or officers.

Whereas Verstappen might be feeling a rap on his knuckles, the incident will hardly dampen his spirits after one other vastly spectacular victory.

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Verstappen, 23, recorded again to again wins for the primary time[/caption]

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After selecting up again to again victories for the primary time in his profession, the Drivers Championship front-runner mentioned: “It’s trying actually good, we simply should carry on going.

“I’m assured we will do one other good job once more subsequent week.

“We enhance our automobile at each race, which is vital as a result of we now have a very good probability this season and in the intervening time I don’t see that compromise [with 2022].

“I assume time will inform subsequent season.”

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