Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying red-flagged as Lance Stroll suffers heavy crash

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LANCE STROLL brings out the crimson flag after a heavy crash in Q1.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying red-flagged as Lance Stroll suffers heavy crash

Lance Stroll has crashed in Q1 (Picture: F1 / Twitter)

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Lance Stroll has suffered a heavy crash in qualifying for tomorrow’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The Aston Martin driver took an excessive amount of pace into flip two and smashed into the concrete wall. 

The affect ripped off his entrance wing and entrance proper tyre, bringing out the crimson flag. Stroll had virtually crashed moments earlier, locking up his tyres and virtually hanging the wall at flip seven. Experiences on social media recommend Stroll had radioed his group to verify for injury after his first incident. 

There are claims Stroll urged the group pitted to verify if the automotive was okay however was advised there was no time to pit and to proceed on one other lap. Qualifying restarted round ten minutes later at 18.40 native time (15.40pm UK time).

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The Canadian was mendacity nineteenth on the time of his crashand will begin there tomorrow after Mick Schumacher was unable to higher his time. 

Kevin Magnussen, Alex Albon, Nicholas Latifi and Mick Schumacher joined Stroll in boeing eradicated from the primary a part of qualifying, Stroll has struggled up to now this season, scoring simply two factors throughout the primary seven races. 

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These got here from a pair of tenth positioned finishes at Imola and Miami because the group struggles for tempo. Crew-mate Sebastian Vettel has not fared significantly better having scored simply 5 factors over the marketing campaign.


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