Racing Point have notified the FIA that they wish to appeal the verdict regarding the legality of their F1 car, specifically the rear brake ducts. The pink team - who were docked 15 championship points and handed a large fine - had signalled their intent to do so on Saturday morning at Silverstone, but were required to confirm that intent within 96 hours.
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Claire Williams says a "very clear" position regarding the DNA of Formula 1 is behind her team's decision to appeal the FIA's ruling in the Racing Point brake duct case. Williams is one of four ...
The Formula 1: Racing Point' Case In 2020, accusations of illegal copying of car designs were made against several competitors in the Formula 1 competition. Your task is to research the facts underpinning the 'Formula 1: Racing Point' case, and to provide a written report* detailing your ethical analysis of the case.
So at the heart of the protest against Racing Point’s brake ducts – in which they were successful – was an agreement from F1’s rulemakers that copying in this way would be outlawed. READ MORE: FIA to amend 2021 regulations to prevent car copying, following Racing Point case
Racing Point were docked 15 points in the constructors' championship and fined 400,000 euros (£360,000). However, the verdict allows them to continue running those parts.
Ferrari and Renault have opted to officially appeal against the verdict reached by the FIA stewards in the long-running saga over the legality of Racing Point’s brake ducts. The stewards declared Racing Point had not designed their rear brake ducts themselves, and thus fined them heavily and deducted 15 world championship points from their season's tally.
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Best Case Scenario. Racing Point’s seventh place in last year’s ranking is remarkable, given the team started from zero in Belgium – race 13 of the 21-race season. Were one to add the points they scored as Force India, before the summer break, they’d be a comfortable fifth.
With Racing Point fined €400,000 and docked 15 constructors’ championship points – but, crucially, allowed to keep running the RP20 in its current form – some other team bosses were less happy with the situation, with McLaren’s Zak Brown saying: “Racing Point have been found guilty… They claimed that they had copied the car via photography.
The FIA stewards ruled on Friday that Racing Point had breached the Formula 1 regulations in the design process of its rear brake ducts for the 2020 season, resulting in a 15-point penalty and a ...