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DRS issue cost Verstappen shot at Spanish GP pole

Max Verstappen Max Verstappen has explained his final qualifying run for Sunday’s Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix was thwarted by a DRS issue. The Red Bull driver aborted his final run after reporting a loss of power, though the issue was subsequently identified as a DRS fault. It left the Dutchman second on the grid behind Charles Leclerc, the 2021 world champion's banker time set at the start of Qualifying 3 enough to ensure a front row berth. “A lot of people improved on the second run, which is quite normal,” Verstappen explained. “But by DRS didn’t open, so felt of course like a loss of power because of the drag. “It’s a shame, otherwise of course we have at least an...
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