18 March 2016, Friday, 15:34
UFA, 18 March 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Victoria Gavrilova/. The second session of free practice before the first race of the Formula 1 new season, the Australian Grand Prix, began during the rain. Pilots, however, one by one, improved their morning results.
Daniil Kvyat had the tenth result: 1: 42.411 minutes (with a lag of 3.5 seconds from the leading Lewis Hamilton).
On Saturday, March 19 the third session of free practice and qualification will be held. Weather forecasters predict the same air temperature, as it was today, about 19 degrees Celsius, but with lower probability of rain. On Sunday, the day of the Australian Grand Prix the weather will be warm, dry and sunny in Melbourne, plus 24 degrees Celsius.