FIA investigating Hamilton for Breonna Taylor t-shirt: Report | Racing Information

MUGELLO (Italy): Formulation One’s ruling physique is reported to be contemplating motion towards world champion Lewis Hamilton after he wore a t-shirt highlighting police brutality at Sunday’s Tuscan Grand Prix.
The six-time world champion and collection chief, who gained the race, wore a t-shirt bearing a message that stated “Arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor” earlier than and after the race, throughout an anti-racism ceremony and tv interviews.

A spokesperson for the Worldwide Motoring Federation (FIA) instructed the BBC that the case towards Hamilton is “below energetic consideration”.
Hamilton had beforehand worn a “Black Lives Matter” t-shirt at each race with none remark from the FIA.
Taylor, a 26-year-old black lady, was shot by police in Kentucky in March. She was a medical employee and was killed in her own residence.
The FIA guidelines state that drivers are to not use promoting that’s “political or spiritual in nature of that’s prejudicial to the pursuits of the FIA”.
Japanese tennis participant Naomi Osaka, the US Open champion, additionally introduced Taylor’s dying to public consideration when she wore a face masks together with her identify on it on the New York match.
“It took me a very long time to get that shirt and I have been desirous to put on it and convey consciousness to the truth that there’s folks which were killed on the road and there is somebody that obtained killed in her personal home, and so they’re within the fallacious home, and people guys are nonetheless strolling free,” stated Hamilton after his 90th profession victory on Sunday.
“We won’t relaxation. Now we have to proceed to boost consciousness with it. And Naomi’s been doing superb, so enormous congratulations to her. She is an unimaginable inspiration with what she has achieved together with her platform.”

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