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With heavy rain coming on Saturday, some teams decided to treat practice as a qualifying session, in case it ends up setting Sunday's grid, with varying results.
Formula 1 has prepared three contingency plans to cope with the very heavy rain which is forecast on Saturday at the Red Bull Ring.
Sebastian Vettel enthused about the handling changes to his Ferrari despite ending second practice in 16th place.
Lando Norris said he was in "a lot of pain" during practice for the Styrian Grand Prix and reduced the amount of running which was planned for him.
Lewis Hamilton is concerned he will be locked in to starting sixth on the grid for Sunday's Styrian Grand Prix if heavy rain prevents any track running from taking place tomorrow.
Max Verstappen narrowly edged Valtteri Bottas in second practice, while Daniel Ricciardo crashed heavily in his Renault.
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Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
Racing Point has become the latest team to rule out signing Sebastian Vettel for the 2021 F1 season.
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