FP1: Leclerc sets benchmark in 9-moment opening session in Las Vegas
Charles Leclerc established the fastest lap time in the opening follow at the Las Vegas Grand Prix, albeit it was unrepresentative as the session has been cancelled just after just about 8 minutes of jogging thanks to a unfastened drain include.
The initial sixty-moment session at the Las Vegas follow session was pink-flagged just after the Ferrari of Carlos Sainz arrived to a halt. Marhals swiftly begun to take away the stricken Ferrari, but the FIA famous soon later on that the session would not be resumed.
It has emerged that a unfastened drain include was the lead to for Sainz’s stoppage and the FIA verified in a assertion that “we are presently searching at an problem with a drain include, which is the motive for the present-day hold off.”
Pos.No.DriverCarTimeGapLaps116Charles LeclercFerrari1:forty.9094227Nico HulkenbergHaas Ferrari1:forty three.446+two.537s4320Kevin MagnussenHaas Ferrari1:forty four.261+three.352s441Max VerstappenRed Bull Racing Honda Rbpt1:forty four.397+three.488s4531Esteban OconAlpine Renault1:forty five.365+four.456s5663George RussellMercedes1:forty five.497+four.588s4755Carlos SainzFerrari1:forty five.824+four.915s4822Yuki TsunodaAlphatauri Honda Rbpt1:forty five.908+four.999s5911Sergio PerezRed Bull Racing Honda Rbpt1:forty six.793+five.884s41077Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo Ferrari1:forty seven.147+six.238s51110Pierre GaslyAlpine Renault1:forty eight.253+seven.344s51244Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:forty eight.513+seven.604s4133Daniel RicciardoAlphatauri Honda Rbpt1:forty eight.650+seven.741s41424Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo Ferrari1:forty eight.822+seven.913s5154Lando NorrisMclaren Mercedes1:forty eight.947+eight.038s31618Lance StrollAston Martin Aramco Mercedes21781Oscar PiastriMclaren Mercedes21823Alexander AlbonWilliams Mercedes21914Fernando AlonsoAston Martin Aramco Mercedes2