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Surprising fastest time for Fernando Alonso, Max Verstappen almost crashes during Canadian GP practice session

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After the storm that ravaged the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Thursday, the drivers had two dry sessions on Friday, but the final practice session before the Canadian GP it rained. A crucial preparation for a possible qualifying in the rain?

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A lot of drivers made mistakes in the rain. On the wet track it was therefore a matter of looking for grip and for the right braking point.

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The spectacular images already resulted, but for the drivers it was utmost concentration in their search for a fast lap time.

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It was remarkable that the new generation of F1 cars indeed create a smaller spray behind the car than the cars from 2021.

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At the very end of the session we saw Max Verstappen almost crashing into the second corner. However, the Dutchman managed to keep his Red Bull F1 car just out of the wall.

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In the end it was Fernando Alonso who somewhat surprisingly set the fastest time in the rain, ahead of Pierre Gasly and Sebastian Vettel. Let’s see if this practice session in the rain was also a good preparation for qualifying. After all, a smaller chance of rain is also predicted for qualifying.

1 Fernando Alonso Alpine 1:33.836s 15

2 Pierre Gasly AlphaTauri 1:33.889s + 0.053s 18

3 Sebastian Vettel Aston Martin 1:33.891s + 0.055s 18

4 Esteban Ocon Alpine 1:34.003s + 0.167s 16

5 Daniel Ricciardo McLaren 1:34.110s + 0.274s 14

6 Lando Norris McLaren 1:34.248s + 0.412s 13

7 George Russell Mercedes 1:34.259s + 0.423s 11

8 Sergio Pérez Red Bull 1:34.498s + 0.662s 10

9 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:34.616s + 0.780s 10

10 Carlos Sainz Ferrari 1:34.778s + 0.942s 18

11 Valtteri Bottas Alfa Romeo 1:35.016s + 1.180s 15

12 Zhou Guanyu Alfa Romeo 1:35.213s + 1.377s 15

13 Lance Stroll Aston Martin 1:35.531s + 1.695s 23

14 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1: 35.643s + 1.807s 17

15 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:35.692s + 1.856s 12

16 Alexander Albon Williams 1:35.761s + 1.925s 17

17 Yuki Tsunoda AlphaTauri 1: 36.261s + 2.425s 27

18 Mick Schumacher Haas 1:37.388s + 3.552s 18

19 Nicholas Latifi Williams 1:38.394s + 4.558s 11

20 Charles Leclerc Ferrari 5

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(F1journaal.be)

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