Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull, Circuit de Catalunya, 2014

Vettel to miss rest of practice after electrical problem

2014 Spanish Grand PrixPosted on Author Keith Collantine

Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull, Circuit de Catalunya, 2014Sebastian Vettel will take no further part in practice for the Spanish Grand Prix following his technical problem in this morning’s session.

Red Bull confirmed an electrical problem caused Vettel to stop just four laps into first practice and his car will not be repaired in time for the second session.

“Due to an electrical problem that has damaged the wiring loom of car number one, Sebastian will not be able to take part in FP2,” the team stated on Twitter.

“The team will use the time to fix it to be ready for FP3 tomorrow.”

Vettel switched to an earlier Red Bull chassis for this weekend. He ended the first practice session in twentieth place, while team mate Daniel Ricciardo set the third-fastest time in the other Red Bull.

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