Formula One: Mercedes punish Rosberg for Hamilton crash
Published on Aug 29, 2014 11:53 PM
LONDON (AFP) - The Mercedes Formula One team disciplined Nico Rosberg on Friday after he accepted responsibility and apologised for a crash with teammate Lewis Hamilton.
The action was announced in a statement after a clear-the-air encounter between the rival teammates at the boardroom of the Mercedes racing headquarters in Brackley, near London.
"During this meeting, Nico acknowledged his responsibility for the contact that occurred on lap two of the Belgian Grand Prix and apologised for this error of judgement," said a statement.
"Suitable disciplinary measures have been taken for the incident."
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