Lee Fuller who made his race debut at the recent Canadian Grand Prix has been handed a 20 second time penalty that will be added to his finishing position at this weekends United States Grand Prix.
Lee Fuller who was drafted in to replace an underperforming Mattias Hirvonen at Fun F1 has found himself in controversy, in only his first race. Fuller was praised by his Fun F1 manager Dick Diceman for giving his teammate Tumo Kinnumen a challenge; that Hirvonen couldn't do. However the young French driver has been criticized by many for being a liability on the circuit.
Fuller tried to pass Kinnumen at the hairpin, however instead spun his teammate. Romano Agostino of Westwood Racing, and Hugh Dwyer of Lucas Wilson Sony Grand Prix were unlucky to hit the stranded Fun F1 cars.
After some disucssion amougst stewards, it has been confirmed Lee Fuller will have 20 seconds added on to his finishing time at Indianapolis for triggering a multi car accident.