Formulation 1 followers could also be lacking from the 2020 British Grand Prix, however the traditional Silverstone cliches nonetheless apply. The wind was sturdy on the former Royal Air Drive base and the solar – admittedly not at all times a characteristic right here – blazed down.
However the mixture of the 2, and notably the prediction that situations shall be considerably cooler for the remainder of the weekend, hung over the entire information the groups gathered on Friday.
The important thing to Friday’s working was dealing with the situations. The solar scorched the monitor, which Pirelli says hasn’t matured a lot because it was re-laid forward of final 12 months’s grand prix because of the absence of monitor motion amid the UK’s coronavirus lockdown, and the wind meant the drivers struggled with dealing with.