The reasons why Ferrari should fear another false dawn

The reasons why Ferrari should fear another false dawn

Ferrari ended Friday practice for the German Grand Prix well clear of its main Formula 1 rival Mercedes. But it's been here before - four times - in 2019, and given a change in conditions is anticipated overnight its edge could yet be wiped out

For the fifth time in 2019, Ferrari topped the timesheets during Friday practice for a grand prix - the fourth time it has done so with a one-two.

But what it is yet to do is to convert a single one of those into a victory, so there are legitimate fears that this German Grand Prix practice form is another false flash of Ferrari promise given how the picture changes when you apply the trends of the season - and the anticipated weather conditions - to what we saw on Friday.

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