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Belgian GP revised Grid – After Raikkonen’s gearbox penalty

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Ferrari ace Kimi Raikkonen will start the Belgian GP from 16th position on the grid following he has been handed a five-place grid penalty for a gearbox change overnight.

There are a number of grid penalties at Spa-Francorchamps, the Finn, who would have started 14th, will only down to 16th due to other grid penalties for Max Verstappen, Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso behind him taking preference.

Will Stevens climbs to 15th place, Raikkonen to 16th ahead of Merhi who qualified 20th, Verstappen, Button and Alonso.

# Driver Ctry Team
1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2 Nico Rosberg Mercedes
3 Valtteri Bottas Williams
4 Sergio Perez Force India
5 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull
6 Felipe Massa Williams
7 Pastor Maldonado Lotus
8 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari
9 Romain Grosjean* Lotus
10 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso
11 Nico Hulkenberg Force India
12 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull
13 Marcus Ericsson Sauber
14 Felipe Nasr Sauber
15 Will Stevens Manor
16 Kimi Raikkonen* Ferrari
17 Roberto Merhi Manor
18 Max Verstappen** Toro Rosso
19 Jenson Button*** McLaren
20 Fernando Alonso*** McLaren

*Five-place grid penalty for gearbox change
**Ten-place grid penalty for engine change
***50-place grid penalty for second engine change
***55-place grid penalty for second engine change

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