A good start in Texas for Ayumu Sasaki
Free Practice 2 closed the schedule for the first day of the Grand Prix of the Americas. Sun and very low humidity marked the course of the session, with 25 ºC in the air and 44 ºC on the ground.
Following a fifteenth place for Ayumu in the morning session, when he dedicated himself to improve the setup ahead of the race, while in free practice 2 he got the 10th time. 2’16.538 is the best lap for Ayumu, obtained at the last of the twelve laps completed. For Ayumu, a gap from the leader of the combined Friday, Foggia of 1.098 s.
AYUMU SASAKI :
“It was a good first day in which I learned a lot. In truth today did not go as we had hoped, but we know where we can improve tomorrow. We are in P10, but I think we can achieve much more. Tomorrow morning I will try to improve, to then go to Q2 and try to start from a good place.”