One hour and 20 minutes before the scheduled start time for this Sunday’s race at the Singapore Grand Prix, 8:00 p.m. local time, or what is the same, 2:00 p.m. Spanish peninsular time) the rain came to the Marina Bay layout with great intensity.
That caused the procedures to be delayed until the rain minimized its intensity.
Finally, Formula 1 confirmed that the pitlane would open at 8:25 p.m. (2:25 p.m.) and close at 8:35 p.m. (2:35 p.m.), while the pre-race formation lap will start at 9:00 p.m. 05h (15:05 in Spain), practically an hour later than originally scheduled.
Updated F1 Singapore GP 2022 Race Time
- At what time is the F1 Singapore GP race finally in Spain : at 3:05 p.m. (Spanish peninsular time)
- What time is the final race of the F1 Singapore GP in Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Panama: at 08:05 a.m.
- What time is the F1 Singapore GP race finally in Venezuela, Paraguay, Chile and Bolivia: at 09:05 a.m.
- At what time is the F1 Singapore GP race finally in Argentina and Uruguay: at 10:05 a.m.
In this way, the Singapore GP will start shortly after the start time of the formation lap, under the lights of Marina Bay, some lights that could witness Max Verstappen’s second title in the highest category of motorsport , although his options diminished after the problems of the classification.
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According to the weather systems of the teams themselves, the rain, which has already passed by, should not return to the track in the next few hours, so if the asphalt dries out the race could be entirely on slick tyres, although what has been seen As of Saturday’s session, the newly resurfaced Singaporean track does not appear to have much drainage, meaning the race could start on wet compounds and change conditions later on.
Charles Leclerc and Sergio Pérez will start from first and second position, the only two drivers who can still take the title from Max Verstappen this season, while the Dutchman from Red Bull will do so from eighth place, forced to come back.
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