MERCEDES DRIVER VALTTERI BOTTAS WINS WITH ONE-STOP STRATEGY, AFTER GREAT DUEL AGAINST SEBASTIAN VETTEL’S FERRARI AT THE END
FERRARI’S SEBASTIAN VETTEL WINS A STRATEGIC GRAND PRIX WITH A TWO-STOP STRATEGY
Tyre Sets available for the 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix
Including the Weather Widget
SHANGHAI MINIMUM STARTING PRESSURES (SLICKS) 21 psi (fronts) – 20.5 psi (rears)
Most drivers started on the ultrasoft, with Sauber’s Formula 1 debutant Antonio Giovinazzi the highest placed finisher to start on the soft.
Pre-season testing has now concluded, with all the teams taking part in the second four-day session this week and completing plenty of running.
Valtteri Bottas set a best time of 1m19.705s on ultrasoft tyres, pole time in 2015 at Barcelona was 1m24.681s.
PIRELLI ANNOUNCES COMPOUND CHOICES AND MANDATORY SETS FOR THE 2017 GRANDS PRIX OF BAHRAIN AND RUSSIA
NEW MATERIALS AND A COMPLETELY FRESH DESIGN PHILOSOPHY DEFINE THE NEW-GENERATION RANGE OF TYRES
Total number of tyres supplied in 2016: 42,792
2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Race Notes and Infographics.
Sets available for the race – Infographics
In line with expectations, track and air temperatures dropped throughout each session, meaning that the quickest times tended to come right at the end.
Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi: November 25 – November 27, 2016
Brazilian Grand Prix Pirelli Infographics
Dry and warm weather during FP1 and FP2 at Interlagos.