Mercedes remain concerned about their car’s reliability ahead of the Styrian Grand Prix, while the speed trap figures indicate Charles Leclerc has trimmed his wings.
Pictures from qualifying and final practice for the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
An exceptional performance by Lewis Hamilton at a rain-lashed Red Bull Ring saw the Mercedes driver take pole position by 1.2 seconds ahead of Max Verstappen.
Lewis Hamilton leads the provisional grid for the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
“If this is qualifying, we didn’t maximise it” said a frustrated Pierre Gasly, who complained AlphaTauri sent him out to give his team mate a tow during second practice.
With heavy rain coming on Saturday, some teams decided to treat practice as a qualifying session, in case it ends up setting Sunday’s grid, with varying results.
Max Verstappen narrowly edged Valtteri Bottas in second practice, while Daniel Ricciardo crashed heavily in his Renault.
Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
Sergio Perez was quickest for Racing Point in first practice, while Ferrari managed a best of 10th with their updated car.
Pictures from the build-up to the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
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Valtteri Bottas overcame race-long problems in his Mercedes to start 2020 with a belated victory, as Formula 1 held a successful first ‘closed’ grand prix.
Valtteri Bottas leads the drivers’ championship standings after round one, while Mercedes head McLaren in the teams’ points.
Valtteri Bottas won the 2020 Austrian Grand Prix for Mercedes ahead of Charles Leclerc and Lando Norris.
The 2020 Austrian Grand Prix in pictures.
Ferrari had the quickest car on the straights in Austria last year, but are slowest this year, and hoping hotter conditions on Sunday will favour them.
Pictures from qualifying and final practice for the 2020 Austrian Grand Prix.