Pilot Mercedes Nico Rosberg showed the best time in the second free practice session.
The second session of the free races on the track “Hockenheimring” as the first, was undisturbed, with no major incidents.
In the beginning of the second training took over the program of the first session and searched for the optimal suspension settings and aerodynamics for racing, and then in the middle of the session held a qualification prestrelki. Then all went to work on the long series of circles, to evaluate the found settings and tire wear for the upcoming race.
Note one thing that happened in the middle of a workout. The pilot of the Silver arrows of Lewis Hamilton leaving their boxes before leaving for the track snagged one of the photographers, but fortunately everything went light.
Thus, the best time of the second session of the free races left for Nico Rosberg from the Mercedes, which became a full-fledged leader Friday. His time in the second training session is 1.15,614, which is slightly worse than in the first session. Second place went to his teammate Lewis Hamilton, who dropped behind the German four-tenths of a second.
Behind them in third place is the Ferrari pilot Sebastian Vettel six tenths of a second from the leader, and behind him, both riders Red bull Max Verstappen and Daniel ricciardo.
Also in the top ten included Kimi Raikkonen, Nico Hulkenberg, Jenson button, Sergio Perez and Fernando Alonso.
The maximum speed in the second exercise: