An all-red front row in Miami where everything is ready for the Grand Prix (the race is scheduled for tonight at 9.30pm). On the grid there are Charles Leclerc who hit the super pole position followed by team mate Carlos Sainz . Third world champion Max Verstappen, then team mate Sergio Perez who brings his Red Bull to fourth place. Quinto Bottas with Alfa Romeo. Mercedes is only sixth with Lewis Hamilton.
Numerous VIPs in the paddock, such as Michelle Obama.
Meanwhile, there is optimism among the Ferrari drivers: “The fans here are crazy - Leclerc said yesterday at the end of the fight for pole - It is incredible to see how much the sport has grown in recent years. Seeing so many people in the stands certainly motivates us and many are Ferrari fans. The last weekend was not perfect for me, I made a mistake in the race. But it went well. We start from pole and we have to complete the job. They (the Red Bulls, ed) are extremely fast in the straight, we are fast in the corners. It will be a tough challenge , we hope to prevail ”.
(Unioneonline / ss)