Belgian GP: Vettel leads FP1 from Verstappen

Vettel edged Red Bull driver Max Verstappen to the quickest time in FP1 at Spa, with championship leader Lewis Hamilton third despite avoiding the fastest tyre compound. Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas hit the top of the pile at the end of the opening half an hour with the first sub-1m45s lap, a 1m44.998s on softs. That was quickly replaced as the benchmark by Hamilton's 1m44.676, also ... ... Keep reading