Harder tyre choice allowed drivers to push pace in Sochi – Pirelli

30th September 2019 | 0 Comments
 
Harder tyre choice allowed drivers to push pace in Sochi - Pirelli
Alexander Albon, Red Bull RB15, leads George Russell, Williams Racing FW42, Robert Kubica, Williams FW42, Antonio Giovinazzi, Alfa Romeo Racing C38 and Daniel Ricciardo, Renault R.S.19 during the Russian GP at Sochi Autodrom

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix from second on the grid with one pit stop, moving from the medium to the soft tyre under a virtual safety car. His team mate Valtteri Bottas, who finished second, adopted the same strategy. Behind them there was a wide variety of tactics seen throughout the 53-lap race, which featured two safety cars: one straight after the start, and one just over the halfway point.

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