Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Practice 1: Seb fifth, Charles seventh

29 Nov 2019

Come the end of the first free practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and the Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow drivers were fifth and seventh fastest. Sebastian Vettel stopped the clocks in 1’38”906 and Charles Leclerc did a 1’39”249.

Mishap. Both drivers worked mainly on race set-up, with Sebastian completing 19 laps and Charles 18. The German had a slight mishap right at the end when he spun into the barriers at turn 19, his SF90 suffering just light damage.

Second session.This afternoon, at 5pm (14 CET) to be precise, the action resumes for the more relevant 90 minutes of the day, given that the cars will be on track in similar climatic conditions to those they will encounter in tomorrow’s qualifying and Sunday’s race.


Pos

Driver

Car

Time

Gap

Laps

1

Valtteri
Bottas

Mercedes

1:36.957

23

2

Max
Verstappen

Red Bull Racing Honda

1:37.492

+0.535s

22

3

Lewis
Hamilton

Mercedes

1:37.591

+0.634s

20

4

Alexander
Albon

Red Bull Racing Honda

1:38.084

+1.127s

23

5

Sebastian
Vettel

Ferrari

1:38.906

+1.949s

19

6

Romain
Grosjean

Haas Ferrari

1:39.146

+2.189s

18

7

Charles
Leclerc

Ferrari

1:39.249

+2.292s

18

8

Kevin
Magnussen

Haas Ferrari

1:39.350

+2.393s

19

9

Antonio
Giovinazzi

Alfa Romeo Racing Ferrari

1:39.423

+2.466s

20

10

Nico
Hulkenberg

Renault

1:39.505

+2.548s

22

11

Lando
Norris

McLaren Renault

1:39.628

+2.671s

18

12

Lance
Stroll

Racing Point BWT Mercedes

1:39.864

+2.907s

23

13

Kimi
Räikkönen

Alfa Romeo Racing Ferrari

1:39.888

+2.931s

17

14

Sergio
Perez

Racing Point BWT Mercedes

1:39.901

+2.944s

17

15

Daniil
Kvyat

Scuderia Toro Rosso Honda

1:39.969

+3.012s

20

16

Pierre
Gasly

Scuderia Toro Rosso Honda

1:40.401

+3.444s

17

17

Carlos
Sainz

McLaren Renault

1:40.687

+3.730s

23

18

Robert
Kubica

Williams Mercedes

1:40.792

+3.835s

21

19

Daniel
Ricciardo

Renault

1:40.850

+3.893s

12

20

George
Russell

Williams Mercedes

1:41.362

+4.405s

24

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