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Brazilian GP: FP2 sees more of the same for Williams Martini

By Andrew Hooper
November 10 2018

The second Friday practice session for the 2018 Brazilian GP would see the Williams Martini team produce results that were in line with thei8r current level of performance. Sergey Sirotkin and Lance Stroll would finish in 16th and 18th after a session that would see the pair complete supersoft tyre runs followed by longer runs on both the supersoft, soft and medium tyres. 

 Williams Martini Brazilian GP Friday 2nd Practice

Team Summary:
The second Friday practice session for the Williams Martini team would see Sergey using the soft tyres for his first run and prior to a red flag period and was 13th. Lance was on the same tyre and would be eighth. But as the session progressed they would drop to 14th and 16th with Sergey now ahead of Lance having complete short runs on the supersoft tyre. With the end of the session they would drop to 16th and 18th with Sergey maintaining his position ahead of Lance. The later part of the session would see Lance running on the medium tyre while Sergey was running on the soft as the team assessed the two tyre types. But they had also done quite long runs on the supersoft tyre after having completed their flying laps. The final positions in the session was in line with their recent performance.

Pos Driver Car Time Gap Laps
1 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1m08.846s - 48
2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1m08.849s 0.003s 43
3 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1m08.919s 0.073s 42
4 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull-Renault 1m09.164s 0.318s 44
5 Max Verstappen Red Bull-Renault 1m09.339s 0.493s 28
6 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 1m09.412s 0.566s 42
7 Romain Grosjean Haas-Ferrari 1m09.769s 0.923s 44
8 Charles Leclerc Sauber-Ferrari 1m09.943s 1.097s 44
9 Kevin Magnussen Haas-Ferrari 1m10.007s 1.161s 39
10 Esteban Ocon Force India-Mercedes 1m10.159s 1.313s 45
11 Sergio Perez Force India-Mercedes 1m10.320s 1.474s 23
12 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso-Honda 1m10.330s 1.484s 44
13 Fernando Alonso McLaren-Renault 1m10.332s 1.486s 36
14 Carlos Sainz Renault 1m10.458s 1.612s 48
15 Marcus Ericsson Sauber-Ferrari 1m10.532s 1.686s 44
16 Sergey Sirotkin Williams-Mercedes 1m10.569s 1.723s 46
17 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren-Renault 1m10.596s 1.750s 26
18 Lance Stroll Williams-Mercedes 1m10.662s 1.816s 44
19 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso-Honda 1m10.734s 1.888s 46
20 Nico Hulkenberg Renault 1m11.674s 2.828s 6

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