Verstappen called off race charge to save engine

The Dutchman pulled off a brilliant charge from the back of the grid to lead much of the race at Sochi, as he ran an extended stint on soft tyres. Having left his switch to ultrasofts until just 12 laps from the end, a series of quick laps would have been enough to put him on to the tail of the Ferrari cars ahead of him. But his Red Bull boss Christian Horner revealed after the race that the ... ... Keep reading