This Friday, the driver Valtteri Bottas led the first free practice for the Belgium GP of Formula 1. The Mercedes Finn made his fastest lap in 1:45s199.
At the Spa-Francorchamps circuit, slightly wet at the start, Red Bull’s Max Verstappen was second fastest. The Dutchman recorded a time of 1’45s363.
Frenchman Pierre Gasly, from AlphaTauri, finished third. He completed the fastest lap in 1min45s699. The British Lewis Hamilton, from Mercedes, scored 1m48s224 and finished in 18th position.
Valtteri Bottas kicks things off in Belgium.
The second free practice takes place this Friday, at 9:50 am (GMT). On Saturday, there will be the last preparation, at 6:50 am – the classification is scheduled for 9:30 am. The race will take place on Sunday, at the same time.