• Leclerc expecting Ferrari to struggle in race trim

    Il y a 4 mois - Par F1i

    Based on Friday's race simulations, Charles Leclerc believes Ferrari will be hard pressed to challenge Mercedes at Silverstone this weekend.
    Leclerc concluded his FP2 session just 0.197s behind Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas, the fastest man on Friday.
    However, during the Scuderia's longer runs on Pirelli's medium compound, the deficit to the Silver Arrows squad was greater, mitigating Leclerc's hopes of giving Mercedes a run for its money on Sunday.
    "It was quite a difficult day for us," Leclerc admitted.
    "We tested quite a lot of things. I feel we have been struggling quite a lot on the race...
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  • Mercedes and Valtteri Bottas take over in FP2

    Mercedes and Valtteri Bottas take over in FP2

    Il y a 4 mois - Par F1i

    Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton took the lead in Friday's second free practice session, the Mercedes duo just edging Ferrari's Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel.
    Bottas enjoyed only a 0.069s advantage over his team mate while Leclerc was 0.197s behind the Finn.
    Pierre Gasly clocked in P5, the Red Bull charger who was fastest in FP1 heading McLaren's Lando Norris and teammate Max Verstappen.
    2019 British Grand Prix Free Practice 2 - Results
    Bottas made his mark early on in the session, running on Pirelli's medium tyre, outpacing Hamilton on the same rubber, with reigning world...
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