this was Friday in Hungary
Verstappen and Hamilton again on observe
It was the primary time for the reason that incident at Silverstone that each drivers, who’ve already known as and spoken to one another, met once more on the identical observe. It was refreshing after all of the verbal preventing off the observe and the overview that was rejected by the FIA yesterday.
It was an in depth name within the pit cease for some time, however total it was nothing particular. Each drivers did their factor and drove their laps to gather vital information for qualifying and the race.
Mercedes quicker on the lengthy runs?
Based mostly on the free apply classes it appears so. The hole was three tenths, which is appreciable on this circuit. Nonetheless, we now have to place this in perspective. Honda has intentionally lowered the facility unit Verstappen makes use of, the facility unit the Dutchman crashed with two weeks in the past, to see if it performs properly. This turned out to be the case.
So although the Mercedes automobile appears to have the ability to face up to the warmth, it stays to be seen whether or not it will nonetheless be the case when Honda will increase the facility once more. Verstappen did change his gearbox, similar to Vettel.
Tsunoda parks automobile within the wall
Not what you wish to see. It isn’t the younger Japanese driver’s season but anyway. He parked his automobile outdoors the observe through the first free apply session, whereas he was unable to participate within the second free apply session for almost all of the session. A poor Friday for the younger driver from AlphaTauri, who noticed teammate Pierre Gasly have day.