Sauber System 1 driver Pascal Wehrlein is ready to begin Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix from the pit lane after a turbo change after qualifying.
Wehrlein had been on account of begin final in Austria after qualifying 20th, just for Sauber to interrupt parc ferme rules as a way to full a turbo change on his C36 automotive.
The German driver confirmed the information on Twitter after qualifying, together with his automotive additionally being noticed up on jacks within the storage within the aftermath of the session.
It was later confirmed Sauber has modified Wehrlein’s turbocharger on his C36 and can duly begin from the pit lane.
Will begin from the pitlane as we had a problem in Qualy and wish to vary the engine. We push onerous to have an excellent race tomorrow!👊🏽 pic.twitter.com/OkcitShutG
— Pascal Wehrlein (@PWehrlein) July eight, 2017