Jenson Button will join Fernando Alonso in taking grid penalties and a race penalty after McLaren-Honda opted to change four power unit components ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix.

Problems during the closing stages of FP2 prompted Button to predict he will undergo penalties, but this has now been confirmed as a new ICE, MGU-K, MGU-H and turbocharger, all of which have resulted in him landing a penalty, which added up results in 25 positions.

Since he cannot take that penalty in grid positions alone, Button is certain to take a time penalty in the race as well, marking the second event in succession he has been forced to do so.

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Furthermore, in what is turning out to be a nadir for McLaren's new venture with Honda, Button's team-mate Alonso is now confirmed to be taking another five-place penalty for a new gearbox following his stop in FP3, adding to his previous 20 place penalty.

Red Bull Racing will also take penalties in this race due to engine changes for both Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat.