Silverstone (UK), 1 July 2022 – A glowing July begins for the Ferrarilooking for redemption and relaunch in a key month for the ambitions of the struggle in Formula 1 World Championship. A Silverstone a ‘classic’ appointment of the circus of the F1. Il British Grand Prix it reappears on the horizon for the seventy-second time.
F1, Gp Silverstone 2022: timetables and TV guide
The absolute king here is the home rider Lewis Hamiltonscored in seven of the last eight rounds in England, but the spotlight is all on the duel between Ferrari e Red Bullon the clash between Charles Leclerc e Max Verstappen. The Monegasque is 49 points behind in the drivers’ standings and must absolutely change pace this July to reignite the fight. “We hope to finally have a clean weekend, from Miami onwards it did not go great from this point of view – said the first Ferrari driver -, we hope to get back on track and be able to win again. It would be fantastic to have good Grands Prix from here at the summer break – concluded Leclerc -. We have to focus on ourselves “.
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The long Silverstone weekend starts at 2pm with the first session of free tests. At 5 pm the second session.
Live free practice
Built inside an old RAF airport, the Silverstone track has undergone changes in the last decade and now measures 5,891 meters. Since 1950 there has been a grand prix of the world championship Formula 1 and the first winner was Farina on Alfa Romeo. It is a substantially fast circuit with corners to be connected alternating with slower areas. The downforce will be crucial as well as the balance of the car. There are two Drs areas, the first coming out of turn 5 to get to turn 6, the second after the famous Maggots, Becketts and Chapel sequence. The race will cover 52 laps for a total of 306 kilometers.