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‘Maybe Mercedes didn't think Norris could do it'

Lando Norris put in the fastest lap of the Austrian GP on lap 71 to sneak into third place ahead of Lewis Hamilton by 0.198s. Qualifying third for the Austrian Grand Prix, Norris had hoped for a good showing in Sunday's 71-lap grand prix. The Brit was involved in several tussles, barging his way past Sergio Perez to run fourth after the third and final Safety Car restart. That looked to be as good as it would get only for the stewards to announce that second placed Lewis Hamilton had a five-second penalty for causing a collision with Alexander Albon. McLaren informed Norris of the penalty with the Brit needing to get within five seconds of Hamilton to make it onto the podium. Norris...
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