The 2020 season of the Formula 1. The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix left fans with a new achievement: the worst race of the year. Clearly no pilot wanted to risk too much, to be able to finish the championship with the positions that they started in the test. The surprise gave her Mercedes, which did not take the victory.
Max verstappen he was about to take away all the achievements of a weekend. He took pole position on Saturday, won Sunday’s race, but failed to set the fastest lap of the test. In the last lap, Daniel Ricciardo it snatched the best time record of the Grand Prix. However, nothing will overshadow the work done in the three days of competition.
Valtteri Bottas he took second place in the test. The Finn could never catch up with Max Verstappen. Despite this, he was left with the internal battle in the Mercedes team. His teammate was not at the expected pace at any time. Bottas breathed after the checkered flag and silenced some voices that saw him out of the team next year.
Finally, Lewis Hamilton closed the podium. The world champion closed the season in the last step. In his words, Hamilton did not arrive with the best physical conditions, after catching the coronavirus (COVID-19) and arrive at the paddock at the last moment before free practice on Friday.
Alexander Albon had a stellar performance. The Thai had to show that he was qualified to stay in the team Red bull. Albon achieved fourth place in the event and was less than a second behind Lewis Hamilton. However, Sergio Perez I would already have a very positive contact with the Austrian team.
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