World Series by Renault title hopeful Tristan Gommendy and Will Power have been handed a Championship lifeline after runaway leader Robert Kubica was put to the back of the grid of today's second race for an anti-roll bar infringement
Kubica lost his qualifying times from the second session because one of his washers on his front anti-roll bar was 0.2mm too thin. The Polish driver was scheduled to start 14th, but will now start 29th and last.
Team boss Joan Villadelprat said: "It was our mistake, but it is so slight and there is no performance advantage. Perhaps even a disadvantage. There are 12 washers on the front roll bar and one was 1.8mm and not 2.0mm."
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