Good morning and welcome to the Formula 1 live blog on NU.nl. My name is Patrick Moeke and I will keep you informed about the free practices for the Grand Prix of Spain. Lots of fun!

  • GP Spain
  • LIVE:
  • First free practice
  • 3.00 pm:
  • Second free practice

Formula 1 a few seconds ago

Another 36 minutes - Bottas and Hamilton are increasing the pace. On the soft tire, the Mercedes duo is one and a half seconds faster than the rest. Verstappen has only ridden on hard tires and is now ninth on the times list. The score:

  • Bottas (S) 1.16.785
  • Hamilton (S) 1.16.824
  • Grosjean (S) 1.18.291
  • Magnussen (S) 1.18.620
  • Pérez (S) 1.18.674
  • Formula 1 · 4 minutes ago

    Another 38 minutes - Verstappen is half a second slower on the hard tire than Hamilton, who has recorded his time on the same tire. Just like teammate Bottas, the Brit is now on the road on soft rubber.

    Formula 1 14 minutes ago

    Another 46 minutesThe stand:

  • Hamilton (H) 1.18.516
  • Bottas (M) 1.18.573
  • Pérez (S) 1.18.674
  • Verstappen (H) 1.19.047
  • Stroll (S) 1.19.105
  • 14 minutes ago

    Formula 1 14 minutes ago

    Another 48 minutes - Hamilton (1.18.516) also improves significantly. On the hard tire - the same rubber as on which Verstappen rides - the Brit is half a second faster than the Dutchman.

    Formula 1 17 minutes ago

    Another 51 minutes - On his hard tires of ten laps old, Verstappen has achieved a significant time improvement. He takes half a second off his fastest time and climbs to fourth place.

    Formula 1 21 minutes ago

    Another 56 minutes - Verstappen is back on the road with his used hard tires. The Dutchman is now in seventh place. The score:

  • Bottas (M) 1.18.573
  • Pérez (S) 1.19.141
  • Hamilton (M) 1.19.147
  • Ricciardo (S) 1.19.230
  • Ocon (S) 1.19.506
  • Grosjean (M) 1.19.543
  • Verstappen (H) 1.19.552
  • Formula 1 28 minutes ago

    Max Verstappen is back on the track where he made history on May 15, 2016, by becoming the youngest Grand Prix winner in Formula 1 history. After six laps on the hard tire, he returns to the pits.

    Max Verstappen is out on track 🙌Can he make it back-to-back wins this weekend? 🤔 #SpanishGP 🇪🇸 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 11: 25 - 14 August 2020

    Formula 1 33 minutes ago

    Another 67 minutes - Verstappen - driving on the hard tire - improves his time by two hundredths. The score:

  • Bottas (M) 1.18.575
  • Verstappen (H) 1.19.552
  • Ricciardo (S) 1,19,794
  • 33 minutes ago

    Formula 1 · 35 minutes ago

    Another 69 minutes - Bottas takes the fastest time from Verstappen on the medium band. The Finn clocked 1.18.575 in his first timed lap, making it a second faster than the Red Bull driver.

    Formula 1 37 minutes ago

    Another 71 minutes - Max Verstappen clocked the first serious time of the day with 1.19.574. After Vettel and Leclerc, he is the third driver to appear on the times list.

    Formula 1 40 minutes ago

    Another 73 minutes - Max Verstappen breaks the silence. The Dutchman sets out on the hard tire.

    Formula 1 40 minutes ago

    Lewis Hamilton is driving a lap around Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in his head. It is a quiet start to this session.

    Not much is happening on the track yet ... so Lewis Hamilton pretends to be driving 😄 #ZiggoSport # FP1 #SpanishGP # Formula1

    AvatarAvatar Author Ziggo Sport F1 Moment of places 11: 15 - 14 August 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Charles Leclerc drives with a large fence on the back. With this so-called aero rake , the air flows around the Ferrari are measured.

    👀 @Charles_Leclerc sporting some aero rakes as we start FP1 #SpanishGP 🇪🇸 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 11: 11 - 14 August 2020

    an hour ago

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Another 82 minutes - Max Verstappen immediately drives an installation lap, just like most other drivers. Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel (1.22.879) and Charles Leclerc (1.36.645) are the first to set a time.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    The Spanish circuit looks nice, although it is also a strange sight not to see fans along the track.

    It's great to be back at @ Circuitcat_eng🚥 FP1 is under way 🚥 #SpanishGP 🇪🇸 # F1

    AvatarAvatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 11: 04 - 14 August 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    After more than five months, Formula 1 cars are back at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

    Green light !! Hitting the track! # F1 #SpanishGP

    AvatarAvatar Author Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Moment of places 11: 03 - 14 August 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Another 90 minutes - Green! The first free practice for the Grand Prix of Spain is on its way.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    The first free practice for the Spanish Grand Prix will start at 11 am at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Does Max Verstappen have a good chance of victory again, just like last week at Silverstone? We may know more in the next hour and a half.

    an hour ago

    Formula 1 · 3 hours ago

    Hamilton: 'They are always trying to slow us down'
    Lewis Hamilton is not concerned about the intention of the international motorsport federation FIA to abolish so-called 'party mode'. The Briton emphasizes that Mercedes will not slow down. “This change is clearly intended to slow us down. This also goes to show that the guys with us have done a great job on the engine. But the FIA ​​will not get the result they want. they're always trying to slow us down. "

    Formula 1 · 3 hours ago

    Can Max Verstappen continue his victory at Silverstone? Former driver Robert Doornbos answers five questions about the Spanish Grand Prix.

    Formula 1 · 3 hours ago

    Today we are going to race in Formula 1 again! This is the schedule for the Grand Prix of Spain:

    Today:
    11am-12.30pm: First practice
    3pm-4.30pm: Second practice
    Tomorrow:
    12pm-1pm: Third practice
    3pm-4pm: Qualifying
    Sunday:
    3.10pm : Race

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