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Daniel Abt explains herself to disqualification in Formula E after victory in Hong Kong

The German Daniel Abt will not appeal against his disqualification after the Formula E race in Hong Kong. The driver of Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler won Sunday’s second world cup race of the season but after the end of the results shall be deleted for violations of the technical regulations. The jury had determined that the safety labels on the parts of the car of Abt did not correspond with the technical passport.

On the website of the FIA Formula E stands Monday that Abts team will comply with the decision. “We have an administrative mistake which we do not benefit, but we accept the decision of the FIA”, says team boss Allan McNish. “Our team made a small mistake with big consequences. Unfortunately, plays Daniel his victory lost and we can only apologise. I am sure that he will be soon again on the stage will stand.”

Abbot picked up Sunday, on its 25th anniversary, the first victory of his Formula E career. After his disqualification was the Swede Felix Rosenqvist (Mahindra) will be declared the winner. Jérôme D ” Ambrosio (Dragon Racing) moved from sixteenth to fifteenth place.

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