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Verstappen wins Brazilian GP as Ferraris crash out

(CNN)Max Verstappen won a brilliant Brazilian Grand Prix as the drama unfolded behind him like an episode of Wacky Races. The Ferraris pressed the self-destruct button, Lewis Hamilton lost his spot on the podium, and there were champagne moments for Pierre Gasly and Carlos Sainz Jr. How did it all happen? Well, with the championship settled last time out in Austin, Texas, it was time to just go racing. The race around the Interlagos circuit in São Paolo effectively became a 12-lap dash to the flag when Valtteri Bottas triggered the safety car after he pulled his Mercedes over with engine trouble.And what a frantic, head-spinning dash it was. Good fightRace leader Verstappen pitted for fresh tires, putting Hamilton into the lead. The pair, ...