News Details

Hamilton mistake hands Bottas Russian FP2 honours

Lewis Hamilton endured a mistake-strewn Friday as Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas finished quickest in both practice sessions ahead of the Russian Grand Prix. The six-time F1 champion can equal Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins by taking the chequered flag at the Sochi Autodrom on Sunday, a circuit where the Briton has won four times on F1's six visits. Article continues under video But after a lock-up in FP1 on the hard tyres, Hamilton followed suit in FP2 on both the soft and medium Pirelli compounds. The main error unfolded on his second flying lap on the softs, and at a time when he was already top of the timesheet by a fraction of a second over Bottas. But after purpling the...
Full Story »
1mo ago from GPFans.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bottas quickest in Russian practice; Hamilton in P19

Russian Grand Prix – Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas has gone quickest in...
1mo ago from FormulaSpy.com

(FP2) Second Practice Results – Russian Grand Prix

Russian Grand Prix – Here are the complete results from the second...
1mo ago from FormulaSpy.com

(FP1) First Practice Results – Russian Grand Prix

Russian Grand Prix – Here are the complete results from the first...
1mo ago from FormulaSpy.com

Bottas fastest as Russian GP weekend begins

Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas opened the Russian Grand Prix weekend atop...
1mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Quartararo “excited” for Valencia after strong...

Fabio Quartararo says he is “excited” to head to the final double...
13h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Aleix Espargaro 'hates' how he had to overtake in...

Aleix Espargaro says he "hates" how he had to make "on the...
10h ago from AutoSport.com

Pol Espargaro hails KTM turnaround, Lecuona set-up

KTM continued its pattern of making steps forward for the second...
10h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

McLaughlin learned ‘an absolute tonne’ in IndyCar...

Scott McLaughlin learned “an absolute tonne” in his IndyCar Series...
8h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Dixon: O'Ward is 'one of the best guys on the track'...

Newly crowned IndyCar champion Scott Dixon said he was left highly...
9h ago from AutoSport.com

McLaughlin to make Indianapolis testing debut

Scott McLaughlin will cut his first laps at Indianapolis Motor Speedway...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai clinch maiden WRC Manufacturers’ Title

"Hyundai Motorsport is celebrating its maiden World Rally...
5d ago from EuroSport.com

Neuville continues to build Rally Portugal lead

"Hyundaiu0027s Thierry Neuville extended his overall Rally Portugal...
5d ago from EuroSport.com

Neuville signs three-year contract extension with...

"Rally world championship leader Thierry Neuville has signed a...
5d ago from EuroSport.com

Neuville closing on new Hyundai contract

"World Rally Championship leader Thierry Neuville is understood to be...
5d ago from EuroSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Manchester United handed Dayot Upamecano boost?

RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano could reportedly be available for a...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Pornbots relentlessly targeting Man Utd, Arsenal and...

If you have ever read through the comments on any Instagram post from a...
9h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal chief Edu 'overruled' Mikel Arteta to sign...

Arsenal technical director Edu reportedly overruled Mikel Arteta in...
11h ago from Express.co.uk

Mikel Arteta hits back at Mesut Ozil's agent

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has defended his decision to leave Mesut...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.