George Russell has warned the Las Vegas Grand Prix could even become a four-stop race for anybody who struggles with
The opening practice session was cut short due to a loose manhole cover damaging cars, but the extended second session ran smoothly. Formula 1 has returned to Vegas after 41 years, with the street venue offering high speeds comparable to Monza. The drivers are facing challenges with the changing track surface and grip levels, making each lap a learning experience. Nailing the braking zones is difficult due to low downforce, but it’s expected to be a race dominated by race pace. The cold temperatures present a challenge in avoiding tire graining, which could determine the number of pit stops needed.