Haas blames tyre temperatures for dip in form

The Frenchman told his mechanics during second free practice that “something” had not been working on the car since the Chinese Grand Prix.
Both he and teammate Esteban Gutierrez felt that they were not getting their tyres into the right operating window – but neither had an answer as to why it had suddenly become an issue.
Grosjean said: “It is a very different one from China and I … Keep reading

Sergey Sirotkin makes his FP1 debut for the Renault Sport Formula One Team

Renault Sport Formula One Team enjoyed a productive first day of the Russian Grand Prix with new Test Driver Sergey Sirotkin making his FP1 debut for the team, sitting in for Kevin Magnussen. Sergey, Jolyon Palmer and Kevin completed a total of 127 laps of the Sochi Autodrom over the course of today’s two dry and warm 90-minute practice sessions.
Alan Permane, Trackside Operations … Keep reading