Okayama: Series gives penalties, suspends final results

RACE RESULTS REMAIN SUSPENDED Race results for WTCC rounds 21 and 22 will remain suspended, pending the technical check of the front and rear hubs of cars ...

RACE RESULTS REMAIN SUSPENDED

Race results for WTCC rounds 21 and 22 will remain suspended, pending the technical check of the front and rear hubs of cars #3 Augusto Farfus' BMW 320si) and # 11 (Gabriele Tarquini's SEAT Leon TDI).

These parts have been sealed by the FIA Technical Delegate after the second race in Okayama.

ROMANOV DEMOTED IN RACE 1 RESULTS

Liqui Moly Team Engstler's iver Andrey Romanov was given a 30-second time penalty on Race 1 results.

The Panel of the Stewards judged the Russian guilty for the incident he had with Borusan Motorsport's Ibrahim Okyay; the penalty meant that Romanov slipped down from 19th overall and 6th of the Independents, to 22nd and 8th respectively.

Okyay's car obtained massive damage in the impact.

GRID PENALTY FOR D'ASTE IN MACAU

Stefano D'Aste of Proteam Motorsport has received a grid penalty for the first race in Macau.

D'Aste clashed wth Tiago Monteiro's SEAT while they were fighting for third position in Race 2 at Okayama. The Stewards decided that with a more cautious driving he could have avoided the incident, and imposed him a drop of five places.

-credit: fiawtcc.com

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Series WTCC
Drivers Tiago Monteiro , Augusto Farfus , Gabriele Tarquini , Stefano D'Aste , Andrey Romanov , Ibrahim Okyay
Teams Proteam Motorsport