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My name is Patrick Moeke and I will keep you informed of all developments at the Grand Prix of Spain.

Lots of fun!

  • GP Spain

  • 11.30 am:

  • First free practice

  • 3 pm:

  • Second free practice

in 19 hours

💬 'Mazepin will never change' @Charles_Leclerc says on the board radio that he is not a fan of Nikita Mazepin 📻 # ZiggoSportF1 # F1 # SpanishGP🇪🇸


Avatar Author Ziggo Sport F1 Moment of places 09:46 - 7 May 2021

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Another 45 minutes

- The position after fifteen minutes of training:

  • Hamilton (H) - 1.19.675

  • Alonso (S) - 1.19.950

  • Verstappen (H) - 1,20,063

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    Another 48 minutes

    - Hamilton increases the pace and Alonso also dives under the time of Verstappen.

    The track gets faster with the lap.

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    Another 50 minutes

    - It is not yet Nikita Mazepin's morning.

    This time the Russian gets in the way of Charles Leclerc.

    “Mazepin will never change,” Lelclerc says of the on-board radio.

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    Another 51 minutes

    - Fastest time Max Verstappen.

    With 1.20.405, the Dutchman is just under tenth faster than Hamilton.

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    Another 52 minutes

    - Max Verstappen turns his Red Bull onto the track for the first time.

    Lewis Hamilton has the fastest time so far.

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    Yellow flag!

    - Nikita Mazepin is in the gravel.

    You don't expect it.

    The Russian keeps his Hare talking and continues on his way.

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    🚥 Green lights 🚥Checo leads the pack out for FP1 💪 #SpanishGP 🇪🇸 # F1


    Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 09:32 - 7 May 2021

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    Another 59 minutes

    - Robert Kubica gets this training behind the wheel of the Alfa Romeo and test driver Roy Nissany steps into Williams.

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    - The first free practice for the Grand Prix of Spain is on its way.

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    It is now dry in Montmeló and it will most likely remain so today and tomorrow.

    There is a chance of some showers during the race on Sunday.

    Who's ready to get this Friday under way?

    ☀️ #SpanishGP 🇪🇸 # F1


    Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 09: 18 - 7 May 2021

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    Max Verstappen is looking forward to driving at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, the circuit where he became the youngest Grand Prix winner of all time in 2016.


    A sunny start to #SpanishGP Friday 😎☀️ Thoughts ahead of practice, @ Max33Verstappen?

    #ChargeOn 🤘


    Avatar Author Red Bull Racing Honda Moment of Places 09: 12 - 7 May 2021

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