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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel led the manner in 2nd be aware for the Mexican Extensive prix edging Pink Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen by 0.115s. Charles Leclerc was third 0.465s off the tempo of his Ferrari team-mate.

In the opening allotment of the 90-minute session, bustle on medium tyres, Vettel went quickest with a most effective time of 1: 17.960, over two tenths of a 2nd inch of Leclerc. The session was red-flagged was red-flagged after appropriate a quarter of an hour, however, due to Pink Bull Racing’s Alex Albon crashing out in Flip 7.

The Thai driver lost administration on entry and slid wide across the bustle-off position. He hit the barriers laborious with the supreme facet of his vehicle, inflicting gargantuan injury. 

When the inch resumed Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas slotted in from third to fifth respectively earlier than Leclerc and Vettel moved to soft compound Pirellis for their qualifying simulations.

Leclerc first and predominant went quickest with a lap of 1: 17.072s but Vettel cleared that mark with ease, going faster in all three sectors to post a table-topping time of 1: 16.607. Verstappen then stole 2nd position alongside with his most effective time of 1: 16.722. 

Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas was fourth quickest within the session, 0.614s off the tempo and was 0.349s faster than team-mate Lewis Hamilton who finished in fifth position. 

Greater of the the relaxation within the session was Toro Rosso’s Daniil Kvyat with the Russian claiming sixth position cease to the top of the session. His lap of 1: 17.747 set up him over two tenths of a 2nd earlier than seventh-positioned team-mate Pierre Gasly.

McLaren’s Carlos Sainz location the eighth-quickest time, virtually two tenths faster than Renault’s Nico Hulkenberg and Lando Norris rounded out the top 10 within the 2nd McLaren, 1.742s off the tempo.

2019 FIA Formulation One Mexican Extensive Prix – Free Practice 2

1 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1: 16.607 

2 Max Verstappen Pink Bull Racing 37 1: 16.722 0.115

3 Charles Leclerc Ferrari 34 1: 17.072 0.465

4 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 39 1: 17.221 0.614

5 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 35 1: 17.570 0.963

6 Daniil Kvyat Scuderia Toro Rosso 40 1: 17.747 01.140

7 Pierre Gasly Scuderia Toro Rosso 39 1: 18.003 01.396

8 Carlos Sainz McLaren 38 1: 18.079 01.472

9 Nico Hulkenberg Renault 23 1: 18.261 01.654

10 Lando Norris McLaren 36 1: 18.349 01.742

11 Lance Stroll Racing Point 38 1: 18.362 01.755

12 Sergio Perez Racing Point 34 1: 18.366 01.759

13 Daniel Ricciardo Renault 34 1: 18.380 01.773

14 Kimi Raikkonen Alfa Romeo Racing 37 1: 18.681 02.074

15 Romain Grosjean Haas 37 1: 18.766 02.159

16 Antonio Giovinazzi Alfa Romeo Racing 46 1: 18.889 02.282

17 Kevin Magnussen Haas 37 1: 19.306 02.699

18 George Russell Williams 36 1: 19.968 03.361

19 Robert Kubica Williams 37 1: 20.180 03.573

20 Alex Albon Pink Bull Racing 5 1: 21.665 05.058

 


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