Max Verstappen could face a grid PENALTY at the Dutch Grand Prix, with stewards investigating the home favourite for overtaking under red flags during Friday practice… which could hand title rival Lewis Hamilton a big boost at Zandvoort
Max Verstappen’s championship hopes could take a big dent heading into the Dutch Grand Prix, with the Red Bull star facing sanctions of a grid penalty after overtaking under red flags.
The incident occurred during free practice on Friday, with the Dutchman summoned to the stewards at Zandvoort on Saturday morning over the incident.
A grid penalty at his home race would hand his chief title rival Lewis Hamilton a huge boost in the championship fight as he bids to land pole position at the Red Bull star’s home grand prix.
Hamilton currently leads the championship by three points from the Dutchman.
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