Sergio Perez and Red Bull break the rules – Is their penalty too lenient?

Possibly because of a storm of criticism from angry Red Bull Racing fans, Will Buxton has now deleted his post on X. In a Tweet, the Formula 1 presenter, who can be recognised from F1TV and Drive to Survive, had responded to the punishment of Sergio Perez after the Mexican deliberately refused to pull over his RB20, which had a broken rear wing. According to Buxton, the penalty (three-place grid penalty for Barcelona and €25,000 fine) was far too low. The British journalist also compared the incident to 2008's crash gate, where Nelson Piquet Jr's deliberate crash helped Renault teammate Fernando Alonso…

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