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Elías and team receive sanction over test

Elías and team receive sanction over test

The Spanish rider and his Gresini Racing Moto2 team have been penalised for the test they conducted at the Misano circuit last Sunday. Elías will not be permitted to ride in Friday’s practice session at Brno.

Moto2 Championship leader Toni Elías and the Gresini Racing Moto2 team have been reprimanded by Race Direction at the Cardion ab Grand Prix Czech Republic for the test conducted at Misano last Sunday, August 8th.

A statement from the FIM on Thursday read: “On Sunday 8th August 2010 rider Toni Elías (SPA) and Gresini Racing Moto2 team (ITA) practiced at the Misano World Circuit, which is an infringement to the Art. 1.15.1.2.iv of the 2010 FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix Regulations.”

“The Race Direction has decided to impose a disqualification of Friday’s practice at the Cardion ab Grand Prix Czech Republic and a fine of €3,000. No appeal has been lodged. The decision of the Race Direction is final.”

Tags:
Moto2, 2010, CARDION AB GRAND PRIX ČESKÉ REPUBLIKY, Toni Elias, Gresini Racing Moto2

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