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2013 German Grand Prix practice in pictures 5th July 2013, 18:04

Pictures from the first day of practice for the German Grand Prix.

No tyre trouble but drivers alert to rising temperatures

The F1 drivers’ threat to boycott the German Grand Prix if the tyre failures seen at Silverstone recur meant today’s two practice session were anxiously watched for any sign of a repeat.

Pirelli admits it was wrong to let teams swap tyres

Pirelli motorsaport director Paul Hembery says they shouldn’t have allowed teams to swap tyres between opposite sides of their cars.

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Vettel and Rosberg lead the way on home ground

Sebastian Vettel put Red Bull on top in the second practice session at the Nurburgring. Nico Rosberg made it a German one-two at home.

Live: 2013 German Grand Prix second practice

Follow the 2013 German Grand Prix second practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

Mercedes well ahead as Alonso misses session

Mercedes were on top by a clear second in the first practice session for the German Grand Prix as Fernando Alonso was unable to set at time.

FIA imposes limits on tyre use to prevent punctures

The FIA has instructed team to obey limits on tyre pressure and camber angle throughout the German Grand Prix weekend following a request by Pirelli.

Live: 2013 German Grand Prix first practice

Follow the 2013 German Grand Prix first practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

Pirelli must ensure driver safety – Webber

In the round-up: “Actions speak louder than words” – Webber ?? Drivers’ stance “hardened” after GPDA meeting ?? Buttons doubts test value