Hamilton Back Fastest in Second Practice GP of Austria

Hamilton Back Fastest in Second Practice GP of AustriaLewis Hamilton has not been deterred from the fastest rider position in free practice GP Austria. Hamilton still clung to his teammate at Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas.

In the second free practice held at the Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Friday (29/06/2018), Hamilton recorded the best time of 1 minute 04.579 seconds. The time record was sharper than the timing note when leading the first exercise.

Just like the first practice, Bottas still occupies the second position. It was 0.176 seconds behind Hamilton.
Although Mercedes is still dominant, Ferrari and Red Bull are not far behind. Sebastian Vettel was third with a time difference of 0.236 seconds from Hamilton.

The fourth position belongs to Daniel Ricciardo, followed by Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen. Behind him were Romain Grosjean, Kevin Magnussen, Pierre Gasly, and Stoffel Vandoorne.

Free Practice II GP results Austria:

1. Lewis Hamilton GBR Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport 1m04.579s (36 laps)
2. Valtteri Bottas FIN Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport + 0.176s (41)
3. Sebastian Vettel GER Scuderia Ferrari + 0.236s (52)
4. Daniel Ricciardo Aus Aston Martin Red Bull Racing + 0.452s (47)
5. Max Verstappen NED Aston Martin Red Bull Racing + 0.546s (47)
6. Kimi Raikkonen FIN Scuderia Ferrari + 0.686s (41)
7. Romain Grosjean FRA Haas F1 Team + 0.850s (37)
8. Kevin Magnussen DEN Haas F1 Team + 0.980s (41)
9. Pierre Gasly TRD Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda + 1.179s (31)
10. Stoffel Vandoorne BEL McLaren F1 Team + 1.351s (46)
11. Carlos Sainz Jr. ESP Renault Sport Formula One Team + 1.420s (37)
12. Charles Leclerc MON Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team + 1.517s (30)
13. Esteban Ocon TRD Sahara Force India F1 Team + 1.554s (42)
14. Marcus Ericsson SWE Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team + 1.620s (29)
15. Nico Hulkenberg GER Renault Sport Formula One Team + 1.694s (42)
Sergey Sirotkin RUS Williams Martini Racing + 1.747s (48)
17. Brendon Hartley NZL Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda + 1.753s (54)
18. Sergio Perez MEX Sahara Force India F1 Team + 1.775s (47)
19. Fernando Alonso ESP McLaren F1 Team + 1.850s (32)
20. Lance Stroll CAN Williams Martini Racing + 2.047s (44)