2014 Belgian Grand Prix Friday in Tweets

2014 Belgian Grand Prix

Alexander Rossi, Marussia, Spa-Francorchamps, 2014Less than 24 hours after Marussia announced Alexander Rossi would make his F1 race debut this weekend the unfortunate driver found out he had missed out on his chance as Max Chilton would be driving after all.

Meanwhile in the paddock several stars of the sport were taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for Motor Neurone Disease/Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.

Here are the Twitter highlights from Friday at Spa-Francorchamps.

First practice

Two drivers were preparing for their Formula One debut in the morning session, but one of them would shortly lose the opportunity.

The paddock heard the news about Max Chilton returning to the Marussia seat in place of Alexander Rossi – except for Rossi himself, who only found out after the session.

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2 comments on 2014 Belgian Grand Prix Friday in Tweets

  1. AdrianMorse (@adrianmorse) said on 23rd August 2014, 6:31

    That was quite a modest ice bucket for Alonso :-)

    On Maldonado, I feel quite sorry for Lotus. They sort of have themselves to blame for signing him, but how many of his sponsorship dollars has he burned through due to completely avoidable accidents?

  2. Patrick (@paeschli) said on 23rd August 2014, 8:35

    Vettel discovers the Astroturf in the middle of Pouhon is short on grip. #F1

    Astroturf <3

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