Max Verstappen retained the top spot in Friday evening’s second practice for the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, despite crashing in the closing minute of the session.
Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo led the way in Friday’s opening practice for the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, but there wasn’t such good news for Sergio Perez, who crashed his Force India heavily at the narrow Turn 8 with around 20 minutes to go.
Formula 1 returns for its second ever race in Baku, and Sky F1's Ted Kravitz brings you the lowdown on a trip to the city for the Azerbaijan GP.
Red Bull boss Christian Horner has ruled out either Daniel Ricciardo or Max Verstappen leaving the team at the end of 2017 and closed the door on Fernando Alonso joining the former world champions.
While Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas have manged to conduct their fight at Mercedes with restraint and mutual respect, and Sebastian Vettel seems to have Ferrari partner Kimi Raikkonen under control in races, Force India and Toro Rosso have varyingly different prospects for intra-team acrimony which could enliven this weekend’s race on the streets of Baku.