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Leclerc Claims Pole Position And Ferrari Has Front Row For 2019 Belgian Grand Prix


Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel went one-two in qualifying for the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix as Leclerc claimed the pole position and Ferrari secured the front row for the race start tomorrow morning at Spa-Francorchamps.

It is the third pole position for Leclerc – after winning pole at Bahrain and Austria.

Lewis Hamilton rebounded from a heavy crash in the third and final practice session to salvage the third starting position – but he is nearly a full second behind Leclerc. Hamilton is joined in the second row by his teammate Valtteri Bottas.

The only other driver with a realistic chance at being the race winner tomorrow – Red Bull’s Max Verstappen – sits in the fifth spot in the third row, but more than a full second behind Leclerc.

2019 Belgian Grand Prix Top 10

1 Charles Leclerc Ferrari 1:42.519
2 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:43.267
3 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:43.282
4 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:43.415
5 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:43.690
6 Daniel Ricciardo Renault 1:44.257
7 Nico Hulkenberg Renault 1:44.542
8 Kimi Raikkonen 77 Alfa Romeo 1:44.557
9 Sergio Perez Racing Point 1:44.706
10 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:45.086

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