George Russell suspects the inaugural Formula 1 race on the Las Vegas Strip Circuit will be a “disaster in the
F1 has returned to Las Vegas after 41 years on a street venue with a newly paved surface that lacks grip. George Russell warned that multiple pit stops might be necessary due to extreme graining in cooler temperatures. Despite not being concerned about his qualifying performance, he acknowledges the uncertainty caused by the variable tyre conditions. Ferrari has emerged as the fastest team and Russell believes they are in a league of their own, as they haven’t experienced graining and have been fast with high fuel. The track in Vegas is expected to be a disaster in the first five laps of the race due to the layout and conditions.