Because he was a contractor driver for Škoda this year (but that applied only for WRC3).
When the press doesn't read the decision completely this happens, the sanction will be applied with suspension of sentence of not doing and infrigment
Why Skoda. He drove Petter's old Wolksvagen in this race, didn't he?
End of two SS of the day. These SS are very fast and almost flat roads, instead of the twisted road of yesterday. These conditions makes the difference