Hülkenberg had stepped in for this weekend as substitute for Sergio Perez, who had examined positive for Covid-19, and carried out admirably in the RP20 following an eighth-thirty day period lay-off from F1 following his release from Renault at the finish past year.
The 32-calendar year-outdated was because of to get started from 13th on the grid for the race at Silverstone, but due to what has simply just been explained originally as “an difficulty” by the group, he remained in the garage as the relaxation of the industry took to the grid.
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Though his race crew labored frantically on finding a deal with, Hülkenberg was ultimately forced to climb out of the cockpit, and out of the race as it would not fireplace up the right way.
It is comprehended Hülkenberg will be given a second opportunity with Racing Place for future weekend’s 70th Anniversary GP with Perez quarantined for 10 days.