Despite numerous problems with the engine Renault, faced a Toro Rosso in Friday morning in Brazil, Brendon Hartley was pleased with the outcome of the training sessions at Interlagos.
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“Difficult start of the day and the weekend as a whole, – stated the new Zealander, who showed the 17th time in the second session. – We missed the first practice due to a malfunction of the motor.
For two consecutive weekends I was piloting a different car: to find a rhythm and pick up speed in the second session, walked a few laps.
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In the end we managed to wind a sufficient number of laps to progress. Among the two pilots I was the one who did most of the work in the second training.”
In the second session, his teammate Pierre went Out showed the 16th time.
“We did a good job during the day, but the morning was pretty difficult because on both machines engine failure: I drove only one fast lap, and Brandon – and none at all,’ said went Out. On the other hand, I managed to complete a lot of laps in the second practice.
I managed to work out both long and short segments. We were finally able to reveal the potential of the machine in the qualifiers. But to add on Saturday, the team must analyze the information received today.”
Text online broadcast of the second training the Grand Prix of Brazil with photos you can view on our website.
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