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1:49 p.m

Close gaps around tenth place

There are currently really narrow gaps around tenth place. between Mick Schumacher in ninth and Sebastian Vettel in twelfth is not even a tenth.

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1:48 p.m

Double leadership for Red Bull

Sergio Pérez ensures a double lead for the Red Bull and improves to second place. But he can’t get close to Verstappen either. He is 0.410 seconds short.

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1:45 p.m

Schumacher looks good

Mick Schumacher looks really good and so far the youngster has been able to stay in the top ten in the Haas. Things are different with Kevin Magnussen. He’s only 19.

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13:44

Max Verstappen’s new best lap

Max Verstappen seems to be the big favorite for pole today. With the fresh softs he burns a 1:27.901 into the asphalt and is 0.487 seconds ahead of Charles Leclerc.

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13:42

More and more drivers are on the road again

More and more drivers are now back on the track. There should be a lot going on in the result table in the next few minutes.

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13:41

Russell stays behind

George Russell has completed his first fast lap with the fresh soft, but can’t get past Verstappen’s previous best time. Lewis Hamilton also stays ahead of Russell.

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13:38

Fresh softs for Schumacher

Mick Schumacher drove out of the pits again with fresh softs. The qualifying simulation is now up for him.

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13:37

Pit radio Sergio Pérez

Sergio Perez

Sergio Perez says he feels a few raindrops on the straights. However, his Red Bull crew assures him that there is no rain in sight.

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13:33

It’s getting quieter

It has become quieter on the track and only a few drivers are currently on the asphalt band. The qualifying simulation will start soon.

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1:30 p.m

Max Verstappen’s new best lap

Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen sets a new personal best. 1:28.386 minutes to beat now.

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13:28

Mercedes continues to get involved

Mercedes is further up front with Lewis Hamilton. The Brit can improve again on his ninth lap and is now in second place behind Verstappen.

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13:26

Max Verstappen’s new best lap

Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen was able to improve his own best time again. He now leads the classification with a 1:28.498.

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13:25

Pit radio Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel

“We don’t expect any rain in the next half hour,” Aston Martin Sebastian Vettel radioed into his cockpit.

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13:23

Schumacher is in the top ten

Mick Schumacher can still stay in the top ten. With his 1:30.261, the German is in eighth place with his Haas. Kevin Magnussen, on the other hand, is only 14.

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13:21

Vettel meanwhile with time

Sebastian Vettel has meanwhile been able to set a lap time. He is eleventh with a 1:30.867. Stroll is 0.1 seconds behind him.

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13:20

Max Verstappen’s new best lap

Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen can unpack the best time in his first lap. In 1:28.541 minutes he comes over the timekeeping. He takes 0.480 seconds from Leclerc.

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13:19

New best lap by Charles Leclerc

Charles Leclerc

Charles Leclerc can improve his best time again. He now leads the ranking with a 0.081. Sergio Pérez has also improved and is only 0.081 seconds behind.

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13:18

Pit radio Carlos Sainz

Carlos Sainz

“Yesterday’s problems in the high-speed sections have not gotten any better,” reports Carlos Sainz over the radio. The Spaniard is struggling with the balance of the car.

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13:16

Schumacher in seventh place

Mick Schumacher is now on the soft and that means the Haas starter is up to a good seventh place. In the meantime, Max Verstappen has also left.

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13:14

Mercedes starts well

At Mercedes, the 3rd practice session starts with decent times. With a 1:29.757, Russell moves up to third place, with Hamilton close behind in fourth. Vettel and Schumacher have not yet set a time.

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13:11

Pérez new second

After his first flying lap, Sergio Pérez can take second place in the result list. He is 0.177 seconds short of the Leclerc time. Teammate Verstappen is still in the pits.

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13:10

Eight drivers at a time

After ten minutes, eight drivers were able to set a time. Charles Leclerc is still at the top ahead of Carlos Sainz. Sergio Pérez is just going for the flying lap. Meanwhile, Mercedes has started the installation rounds.

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13:08

Leclerc confidently at the top

Charles Leclerc

Charles Leclerc can clearly undercut this mark and achieves a 1:29.452. For his part, Sebastian Vettel has still not set a lap. He drives through the pit lane again and again. Team colleague Stroll is currently only doing installation laps.

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13:07

New best lap by Lando Norris

Lando Norris

Lando Norris sets a new best lap time. The Brit needs 1:31,939 minutes to circumnavigate the course. He was on the medium.

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13:05

track fills up

The track slowly begins to fill up. The Ferraris are now also on the road and the two McLaren drivers have also started the session.

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13:04

New best lap by Esteban Ocon

Esteban Ocon

Esteban Ocon can easily beat his teammate’s time. With the soft he can achieve a 1:33.068. Sebastian Vettel is doing the first flying lap, Mick Schumacher is back in the pits after an installation lap.

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13:03

Alonso’s first time

Fernando Alonso

The first lap time in practice comes from Fernando Alonso. A 1:34.826 is available from the Spaniard. There’s still a lot of room for improvement.

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13:01

Schumacher already on the way

Mick Schumacher has also already started the third training session. He should be wishing for rain for qualifying today, because the lack of updates means that Haas is now lagging behind.

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12:59 p.m

Start 3rd training

The traffic lights are green, the 3rd practice session at Silverstone has started. Sebastian Vettel is the first driver on the track together with teammate Lance Stroll.

12:52

The weather

The weather again plays a role at Silverstone today. For the 3rd training session, the probability of rain is 30 percent. It could increase again for qualifying. With 17 degrees it is relatively fresh. The track temperature is 25 degrees.

12:47 p.m

Vettel beyond the top ten

Sebastian Vettel had to settle for a place behind the top ten on day one at Silverstone. After the rain in the 1st practice session meant that Aston Martin drove little, damage to the underbody in the 2nd practice session resulted in the loss of important practice minutes. Mick Schumacher was even further behind in the Haas. He could only be found in 19th place and should hope for rain again today so that the car is competitive.

12:41

Verstappen in fourth place

Max Verstappen finished fourth on Friday. In view of the 0.2 second gap to Carlos Sainz, Red Bull’s concern shouldn’t be overly great. Charles Leclerc was also unable to get in front on the first day of practice at Silverstone.

12:36

Is Mercedes a danger?

After the strong results in practice, one of the questions for today is also whether Mercedes is a threat to the other teams. Because in addition to the fast lap, the long runs in the Silver Arrows also went really well. So it could be that we experience a three-way battle at Silverstone.

12:30 p.m

Sainz with a tight best time

After the 1st practice session on Friday had little significance due to the rain, it was possible to drive in the late afternoon in the dry. Carlos Sainz set the best time in it. However, he could not break away. Just behind him was Lewis Hamilton, who is giving hope that Mercedes will be back. Hamilton was 0.163 seconds short. Lando Norris was also surprisingly far ahead with third place and 0.176 seconds.

Warm welcome!

Hello and welcome to day two of the Formula 1 race weekend at Silverstone. At 1:00 p.m. the 3rd training session is on the program!

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