Charles Leclerc finished his first test as a driver & # 39; Formula 1 & # 39; Ferrari faster as improved in the second half of & # 39; Sebastian Vettel to upload & # 39; the text & # 39; Abu Dhabi after the season.
The purpose of the test was to give experience & # 39; 10 teams of 2019 compounds & # 39; Pirelli and make comparisons with the 2018 tires.
Leclerc went faster than point & # 39; reference & # 39; Vettel improved after a few hours and early afternoon on the tire "Compound 5" of & # 39; Pirelli – the ipersoft 2019 – to run on a 1m36.450s.
The time & # 39; Vettel on Tuesday was established in 2018 hypothesis. The new specification & # 39; that compound is designed to offer similar performance but was upgraded to suffer less graining.
This was 1.7 slower than the time of pole for Abu Dhabi GP on Sunday, 1m34.794s set by Lewis Hamilton.
Pierre Gasly, driving for Red Bull ahead of its pace in 2019, remained & # 39; nearest challenger & # 39; Leclerc.
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The French had 1.5 seconds after the expiry of the one day on 1m37.976s, improves twice before in the last hour – first b & # 39; four & # 39; percent of the second and then another two hundred to end on 1m37.916s. He also used the 5 compound.
Lance Stroll completed its first full day, driving & # 39; Point Racing Force India in third place is the fastest since awaits confirmation & # 39; race with the team for 2019.
The Canadian 1m38.044s, set in the south early on ipersijiet 2018 spec, remained his best effort for the day.
The 5-shod Valtteri Botta of & # 39; complete Mercedes fourth & # 39; the fastest, such Stroll b & # 39; time & # 39; turn fixed in the first half of the session & # 39; nine & # 39; & # 39 hours; Wednesday.
Carlos Sainz Jr. jumped order b & # 39; 1m38.547s, set at the 2019 ipersijiet in the last hour, to complete his debut McLaren in fifth fastest for the day.
He ran Artem Markelov of & # 39; & # 39 by Renault, half ten, while the driver George Russell 2019 – like Markelov in 2018 hypersofts – added addition of & # 39; Sainz by issuing seven & # 39; on 1m38.802s after taking Robert Kubica (2018 ipersofts) for the last few hours. .
The tournament & # 39; Toro Rosso debutant Daniil Kvyat and the F1 test & # 39; Haas Louis Deletraz used Compound 5 to share the new leagues & # 39; Williams.
Antonio Giovinazzi completed 11 player. The Sauber driver has created a red flag when stopped in the tunnel that emerged from the pitlane afternoon.
|2||Pierre Gasly||Red Bull / Renault||1m37.916s||1.466s||129|
|3||Lance Stroll||Force India / Mercedes||1m38.044s||1.594s||122|
|5||Carlos Sainz||McLaren / Renault||1m38.547s||2.097s||150|
|7||George Russell||Williams / Mercedes||1m38.802s||2.352s||55|
|8||Daniil Kvyat||Toro Rosso / Honda||1m38.862s||2.412s||155|
|9||Louis Deletraz||Haas / Ferrari||1m39.069s||2.619s||117|
|10||Antonio Giovinazzi||Sauber / Ferrari||1m40.435s||3.985s||128|
|11||Robert Kubica||Williams / Mercedes||1m44.208s||7.758s||39|