After Lewis Hamilton tested sure for COVID-19, George Russell stepped up to Mercedes and headed both Formulation 1 practice classes for the Sakhir Gigantic Prix.
To boot to Russell’s very apt initiate to lifestyles with the constructors’ championship winners, Jack Aitken took control of his compatriot’s Williams, whereas Pietro Fittipaldi took over from the injured Romain Grosjean, recovering from burns after his dread atomize final weekend.
Grosjean returned to the paddock and conducted a different of media classes about his atomize, talking brazenly about the scares he faced in his burning car and his freeway to recovery.
To chew over Friday’s talking parts. Autosport technical editor Jake Boxall-Legge joined by Motorsport.com F1 editor Jon Pleasant to digest a busy few days in F1’s ever-manic news cycle and Friday’s practice classes.
They also look forward to qualifying and, with about a second conserving apart P1 and P15, the quick lap and 20 autos vying for position must aloof wait on up a mouthwatering spectacle.
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