De Vries thanks helpers – including McLaren team member

Deadly flooding in the northeast of Italy resulted in this weekend’s race at Imola being called off on Wednesday. The Emilia Romagna region has been impacted by heavy rainfall, leading to 14 rivers bursting their banks. At least nine people have died and as many as 10,000 people have been evacuated. De Vries revealed the difficulties he experienced as he tried to get to his team’s factory in the town of Faenza, which is one of the areas badly affected by flooding. The Dutchman, who faces an uncertain F1 future, thanked people who helped him on his journey, including a member of the…

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