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Marcus Ericsson has joined Lewis Hamilton on the list of drivers facing grid penalties in Belgium after Sauber changed his turbocharger.
Halo had its first serious trial at Spa on Friday morning with Nico Rosberg putting in the first laps in anger.
Nico Rosberg was the driver to beat at Spa on Friday morning as he put in the first laps with Halo done in anger. Lewis Hamilton, who faces a 15-place penalty, was second.
Formula 1 may be introducing new rules next season, but Lewis Hamilton fears the sport will face the same tyre-preserving fuel-saving problems that it does today.
Felipe Massa will race a new chassis at this weekend’s Belgian GP after calling his car “undriveable” at the previous race in Germany.
Fernando Alonso has once again said he could quit the sport if racing doesn’t become more enjoyable.
Esteban Ocon, Daniil Kvyat, Romain Grosjean, Max Verstappen, Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton faced the media in Belgium.
Carlos Sainz and Nico Hulkenberg will join Nico Rosberg in running the Halo cockpit protection device in FP1 at the Belgian Grand Prix.
The Formula 1 drivers will all have two extra sets of tyres to run during Friday’s practices as Pirelli are testing a prototype tyre.
Valtteri Bottas says he is in a “good position at the moment” as talks about his future in Formula 1 continue.
Lewis Hamilton has vowed to do all he can to “minimise the impact” after Mercedes confirmed that he will take an engine penalty at the Belgian GP.
Despite previously stating that he wanted his future decided when F1 returned from the summer break, Sergio Perez has revealed it is all still up in the air.