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Norris: It's a bad decision or just an unfair penalty

McLaren driver Lando Norris believes he was unfairly punished by FIA stewards who he suggests should have a rethink after being handed a grid penalty after qualifying for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The 21-year-old was handed a three-place drop and three penalty points for failing to enter the pits immediately on qualifying being halted in Baku. The Briton, who qualified sixth but starts ninth on Sunday, was speeding down the straight and had almost reached the pitlane entrance when red flags came out. He asked the team for guidance and then continued, completing a further lap. Norris told reporters he had taken the safer course of action, had not put anyone in harm's way and had gained...
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