Monday, 20 Aug 2018
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German GP Three: Charles Leclerc leads the muddy session

GP Qualifying in progress at 2pm with setup from 1pm, exclusively live on Sky Sports F1

Last updated: 21/07/18 12:17

Exercise Three at the German GP was an almost complete washout, as the sky on qualifying day in Hockenheim went up.

Charles Leclerc led the timesheet with 1: 34.577 and led a rare Sauber double victory, while none of the two Mercedes pilots completed a flying lap.

The heavy rain showers and the wet track are a fascinating and unpredictable qualifying that takes place at 14 o'clock on the Sky Sports F1 [13:19:05]. After light rains early in the morning there was a torrential downpour started 15 minutes before the third practice and Carlos Sainz's spin at the beginning of the session seemed to stop the route.

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Nico Hulkenberg was the only one with a time measurement before many riders came out of the pit towards the end of the hour and Sebastian Vettel completed a one-on-one 4th place behind Leclerc, Marcus Ericsson and Sergey Sirotkin.

Lewis Hamilton, who was in his Mercedes motorhome for most of the session, came just for a round of exploration, as did team-mate Valtteri Bottas and both Red Bulls

German GP Practice Three Timesheets

Driver Team Time Rounds
Charles Leclerc Clean 1: 34.577 8
Marcus Ericsson 19659018] Clean +0.423 9 [19659020] Sergey Sirotkin Williams +0.757 9
Sebastian Vettel Ferrari +0.996 5 [19659021] Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso +1,082 [19659017] 6
Brend on Hartley Toro Rosso +1,574 6
Nico Hulkenberg Renault +2,296 4
Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari +3.178 [19659018] 4
Lancet Walk Williams +3.816 7 [19659020] Romain Grosjean Haas No time set 2
Kevin Magnussen Haas [19659018] No time set 2
Max Verstappen Red Bull No time set 1
Fernando Alonso McLaren No time set 1
Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren No time set 2
Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull No time set 1
Carlos Sainz Renault No time set 2
Valtteri Bottas Mercedes No time wasted [19659017] 2
Esteban Ocon Power India No time set 2
Sergio Perez 19659018] Power India No time set 1 [19659021] Lewis Hamilton Mercedes No time set 2

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