GP of Europe: the Strength of Mercedes in the last free practice

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Mercedes returned to show his total authority by dominating the third free practice session in Baku with a large margin over their pursuers. Lewis Hamilton completed the triplet of P1 in the free when signing a 1:44.352, a time just a tenth slower than that obtained in the evening session on the Friday. Only his companion Nico Rosberg was able to go, less than three tenths.

once more, Force India moved like fish in the water in the circuit of the azeri and interspersed with the Ferrari and Red Bull. Nico Hülkenberg finished in a promising third position, ahead of Daniel Ricciardo, while Sergio Perez was sixth, after Sebastian Vettel and whisking Max Verstappen.

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In the last minute of the session, the mexican driver suffered a similar accident to that of Daniel Ricciardo in Free practice 1 yesterday. The pilot Force India he suffered oversteer in the exit of curve 15 and hit the barriers, causing considerable damage to the rear suspension right, and the only red flag. The other incident of the session occurred at the beginning of the same. Valtteri Bottas held up a small cap of sewer evil set located in the pit lane when passing above it. The Finnish driver suffered significant damage in the floor of his car and was unable to roll more in the whole batch.

The Spanish riders ended the day at the edge of the top 10. Fernando Alonso, with best sensations on the Friday, was eleventh, while Carlos Sainz could only be 12th. They were both beaten by their team-mates, so that McLaren and Toro Rosso have reason refuses to try to aspire to a Q3 even after Williams coming back in rating.

time Table Free 3 Grand Prix Europa

Pos. Piloto Dorsal Equipo Tiempo Gap Laps
1 Gran Bretaña Lewis Hamilton 44 Mercedes 01′ 44″352 0 17
2 Alemania Nico Rosberg 6 Mercedes 01′ 44″610 +0.258 22
3 Alemania Nico Hulkenberg 27 Force India 01′ 45″540 +1.188 18
4 Australia Daniel Ricciardo 3 Red Bull 01′ 45″620 +1.268 13
5 Alemania Sebastian Vettel 5 Ferrari 01′ 45″630 +1.278 20
6 México Sergio Perez 11 Force India 01′ 45″735 +1.383 17
7 Países Bajos Max Verstappen 33 Red Bull 01′ 45″901 +1.549 14
8 Gran Bretaña Jenson Button 22 McLaren 01′ 45″954 +1.602 17
9 Rusia Daniil Kvyat 26 Toro Rosso 01′ 45″981 +1.629 19
10 Finlandia Kimi Raikkonen 7 Ferrari 01′ 46″024 +1.672 16
11 España Fernando Alonso 14 McLaren 01′ 46″131 +1.779 16
12 España Carlos Sainz 55 Toro Rosso 01′ 46″190 +1.838 17
13 Francia Romain Grosjean 8 Haas F1 Team 01′ 46″361 +2.009 21
14 Brasil Felipe Massa 19 Williams 01′ 46″510 +2.158 20
15 México Esteban Gutiérrez 21 Haas F1 Team 01′ 46″670 +2.318 21
16 Dinamarca Kevin Magnussen 20 Renault 01′ 47″024 +2.672 16
17 Alemania Pascal Wehrlein 94 Manor F1 01′ 47″100 +2.748 19
18 Gran Bretaña Jolyon Palmer 30 Renault 01′ 47″158 +2.806 18
19 Suecia Marcus Ericsson 9 Sauber 01′ 47″328 +2.976 14
20 Brasil Felipe Nasr 12 Sauber 01′ 47″379 +3.027 18
21 Indonesia Rio Haryanto 88 Manor F1 01′ 47″556 +3.204 18
22 Finlandia Valtteri Bottas 77 Williams No time 1