Di Resta hit by grid penalty

  • Last Updated: September 8 2012, 10:46 BST

Paul Di Resta's hopes of a points-scoring finish in Sunday's Italian Grand Prix are under threat from a grid penalty.

Paul Di Resta: Setback in Monza

Following qualifying at Monza on Saturday, the Force India driver will move back five places for an unscheduled gearbox change.

A gearbox is supposed to last five consecutive races under FIA regulations, but the team have been forced to place a new one in Di Resta's car within that timeframe.