Monaco GP free practice, Leclerc fastest in 2nd session, Sainz second
This is going to make qualifying very, very interesting.
1) Charles Leclerc (Ferrari 1:11.684)
2) Carlos Sainz (Ferrari, +0.112)
3) Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes, +0.39)
4) Max Verstappen (Red Bull, +0.397)
5) Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes, +0.423)
6) Lando Norris (McLaren, +0.695)
7) Pierre Gasly (Alpha Tauri, +0.814)
8) Sergio Perez (Red Bull, +1.024)
9) A. Giovinazzi (Alfa Romeo +1.062)
10) Sebastian Vettel (Aston Martin, +1.298)
Lewis Hamilton wasted the advantage of his 100th pole, but recovered brilliantly to win his 98th race and his fifth in succession in Spain.
The seven-time world champion is usually a master at leading from the front but a sluggish start enabled his closest rival, Max Verstappen, to nip through on the inside and take the early lead.
After two exciting races in Saudi Arabia in February, Formula E returns for the Rome E-Prix.
The 2020 race in Italy was cancelled as a result of the ongoing COVID pandemic, however, Formula E did race in Rome in 2018 and 2019.
When is the Rome E-Prix?
Like in Diriyah, Rome will host two races on April 10 and April 11.
The race is held at the Circuito Cittadino dell'EUR in Rome.
The circuit is 2.860 km long, making it the second longest circuit on the Formula E calendar.
A clever Quartararo wins the Doha MotoGP in Qatar from the Pramac Ducatis of Zarco and rookie Martin, who led most of the race from pole position and claimed a debut rostrum.
Mir and Miller clashed twice in the race, the Suzuki rider bumping the Ducati wide then Miller looking over out of the final corner and shoulder barging the reigning world champion.
The top 15 were covered by 8.9s!
Formula 1 has revealed a revised calendar for the 2021 season. The F1 schedule retains a record 23 races, but the 2021 season will now start a week later with the Bahrain Grand Prix on March 28, with the Australian Grand Prix moving later in the year.
Four-time World Champion Sebastian Vettel arrived at the Aston Martin Cognizant Formula One™ Team factory to undergo his seat fitting.
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