Sebastian Vettel set a new record lap time for the Interlagos circuit as he head Lewis Hamilton in the final practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas led an extremely close one-two for Mercedes in the second practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix.
Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2018 Brazilian Grand Prix.
Romain GrosjeanMax Verstappen led a close first practice session at Interlagos where the top three teams were covered by less than a tenth of a second.
Sauber’s tyre-saving strategy in the Mexican Grand Prix was so extreme Charles Leclerc had to be told 50 times to slow down to preserve his rubber.
Formula 1 teams have chosen largely similar tyre selections for the penultimate race of the year in Brazil, though McLaren have again erred on the conservative side.
Charles Leclerc says Lewis Hamilton’s successful debut for McLaren in 2007 shows he must be ready for his opportunity to drive for Ferrari next year.
Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene says he promoted Charles Leclerc in place of Kimi Raikkonen because he believes the 20-year-old is the best long-term choice for the team.
New Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc says he hasn’t joined the team to play number two to Sebastian Vettel.
Ferrari has dropped Kimi Raikkonen for the second time in his career. Was the time right for him to go – or has their last champion been hard done by?
Sauber team principal Frederic Vasseur believes Marcus Ericsson is performing better since the arrival of his new team mate Charles Leclerc.
Marcus Ericsson praised new team mate Charles Leclerc but says he can beat his “highly rated” rookie team mate.
Ferrari has named Charles Leclerc and Giuliano Alesi as the latest additions to its roster of junior drivers.