Antonio Giovinazzi had an incident-filled FP2 in Hungary as he was launched into the trail of Lance Stroll’s Aston Martin within the pit lane, earlier than having a really shut name with AlphaTauri’s Pierre Gasly out on observe late within the session.
For the incident with Stroll, which noticed Giovinazzi stamp on the brakes to keep away from something worse than a faucet of his entrance wing with the Aston Martin’s rear wheel, Alfa Romeo had been fined €5,000.
“Automobile 99 left its storage when automotive 18 was driving within the quick lane. Because of this, the 2 automobiles had contact and the entrance wing of automotive 99 was broken. The staff of automotive 99 admitted that it was their fault,” learn the Stewards’ report.
Simply minutes later, Gasly discovered Giovinazzi on the exit of Flip 13 and needed to take evasive motion to keep away from contact – with the Italian reprimanded for impeding the Frenchman.
The Stewards mentioned: “Throughout FP3 GAS was on a fast lap, whereas GIO was on an out lap, driving slowly on the road on the exit of T13 in entrance of GAS. GIO had no warning by his staff and admitted throughout the listening to that he impeded GAS. Each drivers agreed to the Steward’s opinion that this isn’t acceptable throughout free follow.”
Giovinazzi completed 18th within the last session, which noticed Mick Schumacher crash out and put his participation in qualifying into doubt.
See each incidents within the video above, and tap here to see full highlights from the session.