Oliver Caldwell has been banned from the upcoming spherical of the Formulation two championship at Spa-Francorchamps following incurring twelve penalty details on his licence.
He achieved the restrict these days following the stewards located he “left the monitor without the need of a justifiable cause on various occasions” in the course of the function race at the Hungaroring.
The danger of a ban has hung above Caldwell given that the opening spherical, when he picked up 7 penalty details in the 2nd race at Bahrain Intercontinental Circuit. 5 of individuals had been for recurring monitor boundaries infringements.
In the races which adopted Caldwell picked up even more unique penalty details for a collection of other incidents this kind of as impeding and a even more monitor boundaries offence at the Purple Bull Ring.
He was specified a different penalty details following a close to-skip with a DAMS mechanic in the pit lane at Imola. Caldwell entered the pits in get to carry out a 2nd reconnaissance lap ahead of it started, located the speedy lane partly blocked by persons and products and experienced to just take staying away from motion even though the mechanic jumped apparent.
On that situation the stewards dominated Caldwell “could have and really should have carried out extra to stay clear of earning the condition worse” but famous that “while pit lane is open up mechanics will have to stay clear of cars in the speedy lane and bear some duty for this as effectively.”
Caldwell achieved eleven penalty details at the Austrian spherical, which means he would only stay clear of a ban if he finished the 6 remaining double-header gatherings without the need of amassing a solitary even more penalty stage. He has now achieved that threshold and his Campos workforce will demand a alternative driver when the collection reconvenes at Spa-Francorchamps next the summer season crack.
He is the 2nd driver this time to get to twelve penalty details and set off an computerized ban. Amaury Cordeel was banned from the Silverstone spherical, achieving the threshold in Azerbaijan, the sixth spherical of the 12 months. Due to the fact his return, Cordeel has currently gathered a even more 4 penalty details.
Oliver Caldwell’s F2 penalty pointsEventSessionOffencePenaltyPenalty pointsBahrainRace twoOut of situation at Security Automobile line one particular on development lap10 2nd end-and-go penalty2BahrainRace twoExceeded monitor boundaries at convert 4 on 4 occasionsFive-2nd time penalty1BahrainRace twoExceeded monitor boundaries at convert 4 a fifth time10-2nd time penalty2BahrainRace twoExceeded monitor boundaries at convert 4 a sixth timeDrive-as a result of penalty2Saudi ArabiaQualifyingImpeded Juri Vips at convert 22 in the course of qualifyingThree-location grid drop1Emilia-RomagnaRace twoNearly created get hold of with a mechanic in the pit lane even though undertaking a 2nd reconnaissance lapThree-location grid drop1MonacoQualifyingImpeded Marino Sato from turns one particular to fourThree-location grid drop1AustriaRace oneExceeded monitor boundaries on 4 occasionsFive-2nd time penalty1HungaryRace twoLeft the monitor without the need of a justifiable cause on various occasionsFive-2nd time penalty1
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