Posted on

Friday Practice in Barcelona

20120511-203844.jpg

First practice saw the introduction of many new upgrades on the cars and it looked as if Ferrari had improved when Fernando Alonso set the fastest lap of the session with a 1.24.430 ahead of the Red Bull of World Champion Sebastian Vettel, Kamui Kobayashi impressed for Sauber with 3rd in FP1 and behind him was Jenson Button and Williams test driver Valtteri Bottas who showed some promise in 5th.

The second session saw the McLaren drivers complaining over the radio about balance problems and having to deal with understeer, However Jenson Button was still able to manage the fastest lap time of anyone in the session with a 1.23.399 ahead of Sebastian Vettel, Nico Rosberg and team-mate Lewis Hamilton. The Lotus team showed some good pace with Raikkonen 5th and Grosjean just behind him in 6th.

20120511-203904.jpg

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s