Another accident occurs during F1 practice session in Baku

  26 April 2019    Read: 1024
  Another accident occurs during F1 practice session in Baku

Another accident occurred during the second practice session of the Formula 1 SOCAR Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 in Baku, AzVision.az reports.

Driver of Toro Rosso team Daniil Kvyat hit the security barrier.

As a result, the car was evacuated and Kvyat had to stop participating in the second practice session.

The Formula 1 SOCAR Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 will run till April 28.

The length of the Baku track where teams compete for the championship is just over six kilometers. The length of the widest part of the track is 13 meters, and the narrowest width is 7.6 meters between the turns 7 and 8, which are situated along the Icheri Sheher (Inner City).

The Start and Finish lanes are located at the Azadlig Square.

Formula One’s highest speed record of 378 km per hour was reached by Williams’s Valtteri Bottas at the 2016 F1 Grand Prix of Europe in Baku.


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