The first free practice session for the Styrian Grand Prix saw Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz complete a total of 69 laps between them, setting almost identical best times: 1’06”629 for the Monegasque and 1’06”630 for the Spaniard.
Long run. Both drivers worked on set-up, including trying various race configurations. Charles did 36 laps and Carlos 33.
Programme. The second free practice session begins at 15, when there is a strong risk of rain, with clouds currently heading towards Spielberg.