The Formula 1 season continues with the Eifel Grand Prix at the Nürburgring over the weekend, and the venue, which has not been visited by the sport since 2013, will welcome the racing circus in very unfriendly weather: the warmest Friday is expected to reach 13 degrees Celsius on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. that is, it will only be 7-8 degrees during the timer and race, plus all three days can fall.
“We’re going to have pretty cold and wet weather, very different from the last couple of weekends when it was good heat. It will be interesting to see how the car behaves in such conditions, ”said Daniel Ricciardo of renault.
“Considering the season, a pretty unpredictable weekend is coming, it could be a crazy race. We’ll see what happens, I’m ready no matter the weather! ”
Seven of the field had been driven earlier on the track, Ricciardo toured the Nürburgingen in 2013 as a Toro Rosso racer.
“As far as the track is concerned, we arrive at the last sled very enjoyable, at a high pace, and then we tease on the wheel runners so the bend exit can be pretty wild. With today’s Formula 1 cars, it will be very fast, we will have a lot of fun, and of course we will continue to build on the good series of the last period, ”the Australian referred to Renault’s recent competitiveness.