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2019 Brazilian GP: Was Stroll faster than Pérez?

I saw a post about Stroll being faster than Perez during the first 17 laps of the 2019 Brazilian GP. “I want to make sure that Stroll was not even in clean air, Stroll was 1.8 sec behind Norris, And Perez was 1.5sec behind Sainz in this stint.” Was the statement accurate? Let’s take a look at the numbers.