Alfa Romeo fined over fuel error on Giovinazzi’s car | 2019 Austrian Grand Prix

Alfa Romeo have been fined €5000 after the team was found to have used excessively cool fuel in Antonio Giovinazzi’s car.
Alfa Romeo’s fuel was found to be “more than 13C below the ambient temperature recorded by the FIA appointed weather service provider one hour before the second practice session,” the stewards noted.
Antonio Giovinazzi: “Per Article 6.5.2 of the 2019 Formula One Technical Regulations, no fuel intended for immediate use in a car may be more than ten degrees centigrade below the ambient temperature.”
Antonio Giovinazzi: “Given that this infringement occurred during [second practice], we impose the fine set out above.”

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