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Qualification under pressure? Open drain cover provides code red in Portugal

A notable incident at the end of the third free practice session in Portugal: Sebastian Vettel drives over a manhole cover, which raises it. The race management immediately decides to stop the session. There was still about a minute to go when Sebastian Vettel drove through turn 14. With his car he came over a manhole cover. The same drain cover then stayed up and damaged the Ferrari driver's car. The race director acted quickly and stopped the session with a red flag. The cars did not come out after that. Read more BREAKING: Bottas and Mercedes on top again in FP3 Full results FP3: Bottas again the fastest, Verstappen on P3 'New' circuit The circuit of Portimao has recently been provided...
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