SILVERSTONE, England - British Grand Prix winner Nico Rosberg
breathed a sigh of relief after Formula 1 stewards decided not to punish him
for an alleged flag infringement
that might have cost him victory.Rosberg
reported to stewards after the race with a team representative but was seen sprinting down the paddock afterwards with a smile on his face.
A spokesperson for the governing IAF (International Automobile Federation) said that Rosberg had been reprimanded for failing to slow for yellow flags through turns three to five.
Rosberg, who celebrated his second win of the seaso
n, finished the chaotic race 0.7 seconds ahead of Red Bull's Australian Mark Webber.