Live | Formula 1 2019 Austrian Grand Prix - Will Leclerc stay ahead of Mercedes?

30-06-2019 12:00
by Matt Gretton
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Live | Formula 1 2019 Austrian Grand Prix - Will Leclerc stay ahead of Mercedes?

The 2019 Austrian Grand Prix gives us the most shook-up grid Formula 1 has seen a for a while. With six different chassis' in the top seven grid slots, this could turn out to be the most fascinating race of the season. Follow all the live updates below! 

A different qualifying session...

Mercedes struggled throughout the qualifying session, but Lewis Hamilton still had enough in the tank to clinch 2nd place. But, Hamilton will start from P4 after he picked up a penalty for an incident with Kimi Raikkonen. Charles Leclerc continued his strong form around the Red Bull Ring to get his second pole position in his Formula 1 career. Sebastian Vettel was left in the garage for Q3 because of a mechanical problem which potentially cost him pole position. Because of Hamilton's penalty, Max Verstappen starts on the front row and will be sure to pick up any pieces if there are problems between Mercedes and Ferrari. 

The Grid

 

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