Lewis Hamilton gets reprimand and partly-suspended fine for crossing live track during F1 Qatar GP | F1

The seven-time world champion was seen walking across the track to return to the pit lane after his car was left stricken in the gravel following a first corner, opening lap crash with Mercedes teammate George Russell. Hamilton received his first non-driving reprimand of the season and was also fined €50,000, half of which is suspended for the rest of 2023 providing there is no repeat offence of a similar nature, for the incident. The stewards noted that Hamilton was “very apologetic” and acknowledged his actions were potentially dangerous.“After crashing out of the race in Lap 1, the driver of Car 44…

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