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F1 2020's fiercest battle now hinges on a 0.068s swing
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F1 2020's fiercest battle now hinges on a 0.068s swing

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There was little surprise at the front of the Formula 1 field after the opening practice sessions for the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, but behind Mercedes and Max Verstappen comes a frenetic, valuable fight for three teams, which looks too close to call at this stage…

The finish line for the 2020 Formula 1 season is in sight, the prolonged and compacted saga reaching its conclusion at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. For the fourth year in a row, though, the season finale will not crown a world champion.

But that doesn't mean there's nothing left to play for.

Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB16

Photo by: Charles Coates / Motorsport Images

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Series Formula 1
Event Abu Dhabi GP
Author Alex Kalinauckas