It is not clear whether the mechanic who dropped a wheel nut during a pit stop at the Chinese Grand Prix, costing Alonso a potential win, is the same person who placed the wheel nut on Alonso’s car at the Hungarian Grand Prix, which promptly fell off, costing Alonso a very likely win.
But the fact that Renault are changing their crew suggests very strongly that it was the same person…
- Chinese Grand Prix 2006 review
- Japanese Grand Prix 2006 preview
- 2006 Stats Update: China
- Autosport.com – Renault reshuffle their pit crew (external)