Rosberg reprimanded but retains Silverstone win

By on Sunday, June 30, 2013

Mercedes Formula One driver Rosberg celebrates after winning British Grand Prix at the Silverstone Race circuitMercedes driver Nico Rosberg has been reprimanded after failing to slow sufficiently for yellow flags during the British Grand Prix.

Rosberg won the race, narrowly ahead of Red Bull's Mark Webber.

The stewards deemed that 'the driver did not make a significant reduction in speed whilst Yellow Flags were displayed in Turns 3 to 5'.

Rosberg's reprimand means that he keeps his victory, his second of 2013.

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