Lewis Hamilton, hungry to bounce back from his bad luck in Germany where he had a brake failure in practice and finished third in the race, set the pace in Free Practice 1 for the Hungarian Grand Prix. He clocked a time 0.183 of a second faster than his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg. Ferrari drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso were third and fourth quickest.
The ambient temperature at the start of the session was degrees 73 Fahrenheit (23 degrees Centigrade) and the track temperature was 100 degrees Fahrenheit (39 degrees Centigrade.)
Force India driver Sergio Perez was the first driver out on the 2.722‚Äìmile (4.381-km) 14‚Äìturn circuit. As the Hungaroring is rarely used,...
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