21 August 2020 – Red Bull Ring – Spielberg – Austria.
The first session of Free Practice of the Grand Prix od Styria has been set aside with the seventeenth place of Romano and the twenty-fifth place of Alonso. It needs to be highlighted that in 1 second there are 14 pilots!
Romano sealed as best time 1’37.071. He did seventeen laps and he realized his best time during the penultimate lap, with a time gap from the leader of the session equal to 1.074 s.
Alonso has a gap of 1.496 s from the leader of the ranking. He did eighteen laps, realizing his best lap in 1’37.493 during the fifteenth lap.
Today it will be crucial to stay in the first fourteen, to avoid the Q1. As a matter of fact tomorrow rain is forecasted and this will be a difficult variable to manage – as it occurred last week.
The session held today took place with clear sky and a an temperature in the air of 22° and of the ground of 32°.
The appointment is at 1.15 pm for the Free Practice 2.