Grosjean Handed Two-Place Grid Penalty For Queue Jumping In Qualifying

Romain Grosjean will start from 10th place on the grid tomorrow, after being handed a two-place grid penalty by the stewards for failing to leave the pit lane in the order of his arrival into the fast lane.

This was likely done during the mad rush to get out before the rain at the start of Q2, when it looked like the start of the Grand Prix never mind the second part of the session. With the grid drop for Grosjean that bumps Ericsson and Bottas up to 9th and 8th respectively.

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