The Formula 1 was preparing to carry out the first round of free practice for the Eifel Grand Prix. However, as planned, rain and fog were present on the circuit of Nürburgring. The session looked like it was going to start on a very heavy track, with the slowest lap times of the weekend, however the situation gradually got worse.
At the indicated time, the green lights of the pit lane came on to start the first session of the day. However, the medical helicopter of the FIA could not take off due to the thick fog that had surrounded the German circuit. In the first instance, the start of the test was delayed for half an hour, in order to wait for the low clouds to withdraw.
However, the condition worsened, so again the early morning training session was canceled for half an hour. With this resolution, it was expected that the pilots could taxi for at least half an hour. However, again the fog was invading the track more and more. Finally, the race management decided to definitively cancel the first part of the morning.
Mick schumacher was willing to take part of his first official test in the Formula 1. However, weather conditions prevented the son of Michael Schumacher could get on the Alfa Romeo. It remains to know if the rumors that had been talking in the last hours will be confirmed in the next few hours. According to European media, after his debut the arrival of Schumacher to Alfa Romeo by 2021.
On the other hand, Callum ilot he was also preparing to make his official debut in the top flight. The Briton was going to carry out his first training session with the team Haas, replacing Romain Grosjean. However, Ilot’s arrival at the Formula 1 It doesn’t seem so close. This Thursday from the US team, Ilot’s name is not in the plans.