Belgian GP: Hamilton fastest in FP2 before rain hits.

Hamilton running a time of 1:44.753 was the only driver on track to dip below the 1:45’s. This time gave Hamilton a relatively comfortable lead at the head of the times. defeating first practice pace sitter Kimi Raikkonen as the Finn overshadowed his Ferrari Teammate Sebastian Vettel.

Light rain started to fall with 25 minutes remaining in the session in about 5 minutes all the drivers are back in the pits as rain fall got heavier. Daniel Riccardo and Fernando Alonso were the only two to head out again for runs. Both running intermediate tyres. Only driver not to set a time was Felipe Massa, he failed to take part after his Fp1 crash resulted in a chassis change.

Source: Motorsport , F1

Pos No Driver Car Time Gap Laps
1 44 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:44.753 17
2 7 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:45.015 +0.262s 21
3 77 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:45.180 +0.427s 17
4 33 Max Verstappen Red Bull Racing TAG Heuer 1:45.225 +0.472s 16
5 5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:45.235 +0.482s 20
6 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing TAG Heuer 1:46.072 +1.319s 15
7 27 Nico Hulkenberg Renault 1:46.441 +1.688s 24
8 31 Esteban Ocon Force India Mercedes 1:46.473 +1.720s 19
9 55 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso 1:46.561 +1.808s 19
10 30 Jolyon Palmer Renault 1:46.670 +1.917s 23
11 14 Fernando Alonso McLaren Honda 1:46.743 +1.990s 20
12 11 Sergio Perez Force India Mercedes 1:46.984 +2.231s 18
13 8 Romain Grosjean Haas Ferrari 1:47.285 +2.532s 15
14 2 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren Honda 1:47.303 +2.550s 17
15 26 Daniil Kvyat Toro Rosso 1:47.450 +2.697s 12
16 20 Kevin Magnussen Haas Ferrari 1:47.556 +2.803s 15
17 18 Lance Stroll Williams Mercedes 1:47.861 +3.108s 13
18 9 Marcus Ericsson Sauber Ferrari 1:49.214 +4.461s 12
19 94 Pascal Wehrlein Sauber Ferrari 1:49.725 +4.972s 18
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