By Matt Porter For Mailonline
Published: 12:03 BST, 1 October 2019 | Updated: 12:06 BST, 1 October 2019
Formula 1 managing director Ross Brawn has warned Ferrari that 'careful handling' is needed when it comes to the situation brewing between their two drivers, according to Crash.net.
Ferrari had clearly struck a tactical deal before the Russian Grand Prix where Charles Leclerc in pole position would allow Sebastian Vettel in third to use his slipstream off the start in order to leapfrog Lewis Hamilton.
They pulled off the maneuver, but Vettel appeared to go against team orders, refusing to give Leclerc back the lead, and instead pulled away at the front of the pack.
The feud brewing between Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc should be a worry for Ferrari
Vettel appeared to go against team orders, not giving Leclerc a place back at the Russian GP
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'Let Charles by,' Vettel was told by the team.
'He'll have to close up,' came the response from