The F1 cars lapped 2.5 seconds quicker than they did in last year’s first practice session.
Nico Rosberg set the pace in the first practice session as Sebastian Vettel crashed.
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Pictures from Thursday at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.
The FIA confirms drivers can use DRS twice per lap during the Canadian Grand Prix.
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The Canadian Grand Prix weekend will start off dry but there’s a chance of rain later on.
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Fernando Alonso expects the two DRS zones in Canada to have a significant effect on the race.
Can Hamilton bounce back in Montreal, scene of his first F1 win and one of his strongest tracks?
“We’re in a very good position to win a lot of races to bring ourselves back into championship contention”.
McLaren’s technical director says having two DRS zones in Canada may not increase overtaking.
The Canadian government say Renault can keep their black-and-gold livery for this year.
HRT are bringing new parts for this race after coming close to not qualifying in Monaco.
Williams will test a series of updates for the FW33 during practice in Canada.
Pirelli will bring a revised medium tyre for teams to test at the Canadian Grand Prix.