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Verstappen jokes moment at Imola F1 restart was a “secret tyre warming” tactic

Max Verstappen has joked his oversteer moment following the red flag period in the Formula 1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix was a “secret tyre warming” tactic as it nearly cost him the lead of the race. The race was halted after Valtteri Bottas and George Russell’s collided on the start-finish straight, leaving debris across the circuit. Once the race resumed, Verstappen led the pack under the Safety Car but he briefly lost control of his Red Bull at the penultimate corner.   Thankfully for Verstappen, Charles Leclerc - who was right behind him in second - didn’t overtake him. The Dutchman went onto take a comfortable first win of the season, over 20 seconds clear of Lewis Hamilton....
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