Verstappen denied pole shot by engine cutting out

The Dutchman had battled engine problems throughout practice and qualifying, but managed to pull everything together in Q2 to end the first run three tenths down on Hamilton. But when running even quicker on his second run – to leave him in with a chance of grabbing the top spot – Verstappen’s engine cut out and he was unable to improve. “Totally unexpected,” said the Red Bull ... ... Keep reading