With the summer break out of the way, we've got an exciting end to the Formula 1 season to look forward to. And what better place is there to get back to the serious business than Spa-Francorchamps - a track that's on every driver's list of favourites. A great setting, a fantastic layout - I can't wait.
Red Bull looks fast in sectors one and two, but McLaren and Ferrari are quicker © LAT
The high-speed first and last sectors at Spa should fall into the zone of McLaren and Ferrari, but the aero-dependant middle section should be Red Bull's domain. That should make it very interesting to see just how that trade-off in top speed and downforce will play out, and will also give us a clue for the following grand prix - the quickest of them all - at Monza.
Local weather patterns can always throw a huge spanner into the works at Spa, and also we've seen some teams leap to the front given the low-downforce nature of the circuit. I'd be delighted for Paul di Resta if Force India could repeat its form of a couple of years ago, because he's enjoying a great start to his F1 career.
Vettel the hunted
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