I remember as a kid watching some incredible battles here and the drivers hanging onto their cars around Peraltada, which looked mega, if a bit scary! It’s a shame that corner hasn’t been included in the new layout, but from what I’ve seen of the track and heard from others that have visited, it looks like it’ll be a fun challenge.
High altitude, high speed – and a high chance of drama, thanks to the uneven surface. There is only 78 per cent of the oxygen available at sea level, which changes the performance characteristics of the car and the power unit.
Jenson had a difficult weekend, but gave his all in every session. In addition, we must say thank-you to Fernando for running solidly throughout the weekend, making the set-up of both cars possible for the race.