Penalties for Viso and Premat

Ernesto Viso and Alex Premat have both been handed penalties for causing avoidable accidents in race two at the Circuit Nevers Magny Cours

Penalties for Viso and Premat

Viso hit Olivier Pla at the final corner on the final lap of race two, spinning the Frenchman out of the race, while Premat hit Jose Maria Lopez as they were trying to get past Adam Carroll on lap 23. Lopez spun out of the race, while Premat limped back to the pits where he retired with broken right front suspension.

GP2 series organisers felt that both incidents were avoidable, and as such both Viso and Premat will lose ten places on the grid for race one at next week's Silverstone event.

This is Premat's first penalty in the series, while Viso lost ten spots in race one yesterday after taking Mathias Lauda out of the race at turn one in the second race at the Nurburgring.

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