Honda's decision to supply new internal combustion engines to Red Bull and Toro Rosso will carry penalties for drivers Max Verstappen, Alexander albon, Pierre Gasly and Daniil Kvyat at the Formula One Russian Grand Prix.
The Japanese manufacturer announced on Thursday that the four drivers will mount new internal combustion engines in their cars, which will carry a penalty of five places on the starting grid for Sunday's race in Sochi for the Dutchman. Max Verstappen (Red Bull) and his partner, the Thai Alexander Albon; and also for the Frenchman Pierre Gasly (Toro Rosso).
The Russian Daniil Kvyat, pilot of the subsidiary of the team that sponsors the energy drink, will have to replace all the elements of the power unit, except for the battery, and will start from the last place on the grid.
The Russian Grand Prix will take place this Sunday, November 29 at the Sochi Autodrome.