Vettel nears 2018 best as Ferrari smash Mercedes: Canadian GP FP3 Results
Sebastian Vettel ended FP3 at the Canadian Grand Prix as the fastest man on track, having blasted around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve just a tenth of a second slower than his pole position lap time from a year ago as Ferrari continue to impress.
Ferrari have now seen each of their drivers top a session heading into qualifying, with Charles Leclerc having taken FP2 honours, and the Monegasque was just a tenth down on Vettel's top time in this segment.
Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly were a second off the headline pace, with Red Bull perhaps looking over their shoulder to lock out the third row – former driver Daniel Ricciardo suggesting he could muscle in on their action after clocking just a tenth slower than Gasly.
Aside from the impressive battle at the front, home fans will have been disappointed to see Lance Stroll's Racing Point burst into flames due to a hydraulic leak. The team will face a bit of a rush to get the car ready for qualifying.
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