In practice for the Chinese Grand Prix drivers discovered the soft compound is far quicker than the medium but is very much a ‘one-lap tyre’.
Pictures from the first day of practice for the Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit.
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Red Bull team principal Christian Horner says his drivers still have a “healthy rivalry” following the row over team orders in the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton says the soft tyre is too aggressive for the Shanghai International Circuit.
Felipe Massa put Ferrari on top at the end of Friday’s running in Shanghai.
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Nico Rosberg was comfortably fastest in the first practice session in Shanghai, almost a second quicker than the next non-Mercedes.
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