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HUNGARIAN GRAND PRIX RACE

WITH A ONE-STOP SUPERSOFT-SOFT STRATEGY

VETTEL LEADS A FERRARI ONE-TWO

 

EARLY SAFETY CAR FURTHER REDUCES TYRE WEAR AND DEGRADATION

 IN THE FIRST STINT: NEARLY ALL THE DRIVERS STOP ONCE

 

SECOND IN-SEASON TEST OF 2017 TAKES PLACE THIS WEEK

WITH MERCEDES DEDICATING ONE DAY TO 2018 TYRES

MARIO ISOLA - HEAD OF CAR RACING

“A great performance from Ferrari with perfect tyre management in the hot conditions from all the frontrunners. In the end, because of the early safety car and also the difficulty of overtaking, nearly all the drivers opted for one stop. Before everyone heads off for the summer break, we now have the second in-season test of the year, including one day of dedicated 2018 tyre testing with Mercedes on Tuesday.”

BEST TIME BY COMPOUND

LONGEST STINT OF THE RACE

TRUTHOMETER

As we expected, most drivers opted for a one-stop strategy to avoid traffic, rather than risking the theoretically quicker two-stopper for only a small gain. Vettel made his stop from supersoft to soft on lap 32, while the Saubers were the only cars to stop twice.

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