FP1: Bottas tops brief session as CCTV blackout curtails motion
Alfa Romeo driver Valtteri Bottas set the quickest lap time within the opening apply on the Canadian Grand Prix after the session was curtailed by a CCTV blackout.
Simply minutes into the session, the initially 60-minute apply was red-flagged after Pierre Gasly’s Alpine floor to a halt minutes into the session.
Though Gasly’s automobile was shortly recovered, the session couldn’t be restarted because the race management misplaced entry to CCTV footage resulting from an influence concern.
Whereas restore jobs have been carried out to the native cameras, the clock continued to tick down and the session finally timed out with no additional motion.
Pos.No.DriverCarTimeGapLaps177Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo Ferrari1:18.7283218Lance StrollAston Martin Aramco Mercedes1:19.175+0.447s3314Fernando AlonsoAston Martin Aramco Mercedes1:19.807+1.079s3411Sergio PerezRed Bull Racing Honda Rbpt1:20.154+1.426s351Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing Honda Rbpt1:20.231+1.503s3681Oscar PiastriMclaren Mercedes1:21.496+2.768s3720Kevin MagnussenHaas Ferrari1:24.045+5.317s3827Nico HulkenbergHaas Ferrari1:24.336+5.608s3924Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo Ferrari1:24.961+6.233s31055Carlos SainzFerrari1:25.991+7.263s31116Charles LeclercFerrari1:26.809+8.081s31221Nyck De VriesAlphatauri Honda Rbpt1:32.274+13.546s31322Yuki TsunodaAlphatauri Honda Rbpt2144Lando NorrisMclaren Mercedes21510Pierre GaslyAlpine Renault11623Alexander AlbonWilliams Mercedes1172Logan SargeantWilliams Mercedes2