Six drivers in Belgium will receive fines for power plants

The power plants or their individual elements were replaced on the cars of six drivers before the start of the Belgian weekend

Six drivers in Belgium will receive fines for power plants

Max Verstappen (Red Bull Racing), Lando Norris (McLaren) and Esteban Ocon (Alpine) will receive the fourth internal combustion engines, turbines and MGU-H generators since the beginning of the season. On the cars of Verstappen and Ocon will also change the MGU-K. 

In the case of Valtteri Bottas (Alfa Romeo), the internal combustion engine will be the fifth, and the MGU-H will be the sixth. 

Ocon will also change the energy storage and the control electronics unit, these will be the third such elements of the power plant since the beginning of the season. In addition, the control electronics unit was replaced with Mick Schumacher's Haas.  

As emphasized in the report of the FIA technical delegate Jo Bauer, all the listed substitutions violate Article 28.2 of the 2022 Sports Regulations, respectively, all these drivers will be fined.

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