The pilot of Renault Nico Hulkenberg has described how for him was the first day of racing weekend of the Grand Prix of Russia.
The German missed the first training session, giving way to a driving machine R. S. 17 Sergey Sirotkin, but in the second session showed a high eighth time.
“The second session went pretty quiet for me after missing the first session, during which I had my headphones in while Sergei was driving, – quotes Hulkenberg press-service of the Renault. We quickly found the pace, so I don’t think there is any reason for concern about the next part of the weekend.
We drove a good distance and have collected enough information, you now need to learn what to improve on Saturday and Sunday.”
Sergey Sirotkin: it didn’t go as planned
Partner German Jolyon Palmer showed the 13th result at the end of the day, he added: “From the beginning, the machine worked well and I was able to attack. The front part was okay, with a thrust, too, everything was fine. So, I think we have made good progress in understanding the car and updates.
The second workout ended for me prematurely, but I optimistically expect the remainder of the weekend”.
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