Driver Banned After Hitting Teammate And Texting While Driving An F2 Car

Formula 2's Santino Ferrucci has been hit with a four-race ban for hitting his teammate, but that isn't his only transgression...

Remind me later

Santino Ferrucci has been a bad boy. The Trident Formula 2 driver and Haas F1 junior man has just been slapped with a four-race ban for deliberately colliding with teammate Arjun Maini at Silverstone on Sunday.

The incident followed another clash between the pair during the sprint race on Saturday, for which Ferrucci was given a time penalty.

He was also fined €60,000 for the post-race incident, but the rap sheet doesn’t end there. The young driver was also fined €6000 after being spotted driving from the F1 and F2 paddocks with a glove off one hand. And in that hand was a mobile phone…

Driver Banned After Hitting Teammate And Texting While Driving An F2 Car - Motorsport

Haas team principle Gunther Steiner has said that he is investigating Ferrucci‘s conduct from the incident-packed race weekend.