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Penalty for Webber

Mark Webber to take a five place grid penalty in Germany for gearbox change
Mark Webber has become the third driver to be handed a grid penalty for the German Grand Prix after Red Bull was forced to change the gearbox in his car ahead of third practice.

The team had found an issue on his car after the second session on Friday and was forced to break the overnight curfew in order to try and resolve the problem.

Having been unable to fix the gearbox, the team has instead been forced into a change which will result in Webber taking a five place penalty after qualifying.

Romain Grosjean and Nico Rosberg will also take five place penalties this weekend for the same reason.



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20.07.2012 - Free Practice 1, Mark Webber (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB8
20.07.2012 - Free Practice 2, Mark Webber (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB8
20.07.2012 - Free Practice 2, Mark Webber (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB8
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23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniil Kvyat (RUS) Scuderia Toro Rosso STR11 leads Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12 and the red flag
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Valtteri Bottas (FIN) Williams FW38
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, 2nd position Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes AMG F1 W07 Hybrid, Nico Rosberg (GER) Mercedes AMG F1 W07 Hybrid pole position and 3rd position Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, 2nd position Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Mercedes AMG F1 W07 Hybrid, Nico Rosberg (GER) Mercedes AMG F1 W07 Hybrid pole position and 3rd position Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12 and Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 VJM09
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Max Verstappen (NED) Red Bull Racing RB12
23.07.2016 - Qualifying, Daniel Ricciardo (AUS) Red Bull Racing RB12

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