Alonso denied 100th podium after post-race penalty

Fernando Alonso has been given a 10 second time penalty post-race, denying him his opportunity to take his 100th podium. The Aston Martin driver was initially issued a five second time penalty for being too far over to the left of his grid slot at the start of the race. Alonso served the penalty during his first pit stop when no work is allowed to be done on the car for five seconds, however it appeared the rear jackman made contact with the car during the period. As a result Alonso has been issued with a post-race penalty and drops…

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