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      09-21-2019, 05:43 PM   #79
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Originally Posted by apexit4 View Post
It should be noted that Renault did state their case to the stewards. They argued the benefit from the extra power was negligible and that the extra power came on Ricciardos second times lap in Q2, on which he did not improve his time.

If that really is the truth, then I wish he would have been able to keep his qualifying position. It seems the extra power didn't really have any positive effect on his qualifying results nor did it hinder any other competitors.
Renault can put their case and it's probably true what they say about no extra gain achieved but as we have found stewards don't forgive for tech infringements in the slightest.In must not be beyond the permitted scale.