Baku, Azerbaijan, June 23
By Anvar Mammadov – Trend:
Nyck de Vries, a pilot of the Pertamina Arden team, showed the best time at the Practice Session of the FIA Formula-2 Championship in Baku.
His result was 1:54.187.
MP Motorsport’s Jordan King came in second (1:54.308), while Russian Time pilot, Luca Ghiotto came in third (1:54.734).
Meanwhile, the eighth round of the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship – the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix will start today in Baku.
Ten teams, two drivers in each, will compete on the 6-kilometer Baku City Circuit.
The width of the widest part of the track is 13 meters, and the narrowest part is 7.6 meters between the turns 7 and 8, which are along the Icheri Sheher (Inner City).
The Start and Finish lanes are located at the Azadlig Square. Moreover, the Formula 1 Paddock, team garages and pit lanes are also located there.