The highest track temperatures in recent memory were recorded at Sepang in Malaysia at the start of FP2, hitting the 61 degree centigrade mark.
A modified Ferrari SF15-T will undertake the first track tests of Pirelli’s 2017-specification Formula 1 tyres.
Selected tyre sets per driver:
MERCEDES DRIVER VALTTERI BOTTAS WINS WITH ONE-STOP STRATEGY, AFTER GREAT DUEL AGAINST SEBASTIAN VETTEL’S FERRARI AT THE END
Damage caused by the hurricane that affected the circuit after last year’s race has been fixed. Apart from that, there are no changes to the circuit, surface or infrastructure this year.
Sebastian Vettel is the only driver to have selected just one set of medium tyres in Japan.
The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Brazilian Grand Prix (Sao Paulo, November 11– 13).
Sets available for the race:
Dry and warm weather during FP1 and FP2 at Interlagos.
SHANGHAI MINIMUM STARTING PRESSURES (SLICKS) 21 psi (fronts) – 20.5 psi (rears)
Azerbaijan Grand Prix Race – Infographics
The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Singapore Grand Prix (15-17 September).
Sets available for the race – Infographics
Tyre Sets available for the 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix