Rapax French driver Arthur Pic got penalized after an incident in the GP2 Series feature race in Baku. Pic was involved in an incident with Artem Markelov at turn 4 during the race, forcing both of them to retire.

Race direction decided Pic was responsible of this incident he could have avoided. As a consequence, the Frenchman will receive a five-place grid penalty for the sprint race tomorrow. Therefore, Pic will start from P20.