F1 Russian Grand Prix Live New Sky F1 signing Pat Symonds makes his debut on the show alongside Natalie Pinkham and Marc Priestley with the former Renault and Williams technical chief discussing the key battlegrounds in the developing Ferrari and Mercedes title fight.There’s also discussion of the first steps in Fernando Alonso’s Indianapolis 500 adventure after his seat fitting in America. Does Pat, who worked alongside Alonso during his title-winning years at Renault, believe the decision to skip Monaco for Indy makes sense for both the Spaniard and McLaren?
Back to Russia for a race that has generally been a bit of a procession and ended with the predictable outcome of Mercedes win. Yawwwnnnn.Fear not! Because this year it could be different.Mercedes boast a 100% record in Russia but Ferrari have won two of the three races so far this season.The Silver Arrows have a fight on their hands to keep their strong Sochi showing going F1 Russian Grand Prix Live, Stream, Online, Streaming, Watch, Game, free, 2017, Time, Strat, schedule, info, Score, TV Channel,
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Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel head to Russia for the fourth round of the Formula 1 World Championship at the top of the standings, but can they take a third victory of the season at a venue where Mercedes has never lost?Last time out, Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton arguably threw away victory with his antics in the pit lane slowing down Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo so that Mercedes could seamlessly service his own car once teammate Valtteri Bottas had cleared the box. His time penalty meant that, even if he could catch the lead Ferrari, victory was all but ssible. The venue for a comeback could not be better for Mercedes, however; the team has won all three Grand Prix held at the Sochi Autodrom, with Hamilton twice the victor F1 Russian Grand Prix Live.
In the two-week break since the last Grand Prix weekend, the FIA confirmed several regulation changes for the 2018 season, chief among them the decision to ban T-wings and shark-fins. The T-wing attachments have been notorious for falling off; after Max Verstappen ran over a wing that had sprung free from Bottas’ Mercedes, it was decided that they will be no more.The halo device trialed by teams throughout 2016 to increase driver safety will not be used. The FIA has opted for the more aesthetically pleasing option of the “shield,” a screen stretching up from the frontal area of the car right back to the driver. The shield is expected to be tested later this season F1 Russian Grand Prix Live.
With the Black Sea on one side and the Caucasus Mountains on the other, the backdrop for the Russian Grand Prix is both stunning and unique.The city of Sochi is a popular holiday resort but has also developed into a sporting venue in recent years.The circuit itself weaves in and around the site of the Olympic Park for the 2014 Winter Olympics and the city will also be a host city for next year’s football World Cup F1 Russian Grand Prix Live.
McLaren. Well, maybe not a good weekend but a better one than they have had so far this season.They had a risingly good final day in testing in Bahrain after the last race, so good in fact that it even took the team by surprise.
Stoffel Vandoorne completed 81 laps, finishing fourth fastest, and McLaren were at a loss to explain how he had done so well, given that the engine was the same specification as the one that struggled after two laps on the first day of testing.The circuit, where straight-line speed is important, isn’t the best for the McLaren package but getting through the weekend with minimal reliability issues would be an important step forward F1 Russian Grand Prix Live.
Eventual 2016 season champion Rosberg clinched the last in his run of seven consecutive victories as he easily dominated the Grand Prix, taking a clean sweep of pole, fastest lap and Grand Prix victory.Lewis Hamilton finished a strong second. Despite finishing almost half a minute behind teammate Rosberg, he was happy with the result — an engine problem halted his qualifying session early, so he started the day in 10th place F1 Russian Grand Prix Live.