Baku, Azerbaijan, June 23
By Anvar Mammadov – Trend:
Prema Racing’s Charles Leclerc showed the best result in FIA Formula-2 Qualifying Session as part of the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku.
Leclerc’s result was 1:52.129.
Nobuharu Matsushita of the ART Grand Prix came in second – 1:52.697 and Nicholas Latifi of DAMS came in third – 1:52.865.
Twenty drivers representing 10 teams are taking part in the competition.
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.