The fifth valid test for the World Championship Formula One 2016 takes place from 13th to 15th May at the Montmeló Spain Grand Prix circuit Pirelli. An event that, just like previous years, will attract tens of thousands of fans who are eager to watch the evolution of racing cars on the track.
The race this year is also presented in the expectation that Lewis Hamilton is able to take advantage of his qualifying teammate Nico Rosberg in Mercedes and win him over. Apart from other inducements, such as contemplating the answer to his audience both Fernando Alonso drives his Mclaren as Carlos Sainz is at the wheel of his Toro Rosso.
Including this edition, there are now 26 consecutive races which have been hosted at the Barcelona circuit, all fully renovated since a few years ago and one of the reference tracks in the championship has been restored, given the impeccable organisation and the excitement transmitted from the applause of the fans, who always flock to Montmeló to offer their praise and encouragement to all the racing drivers.
The 'Gran Circo' (Big Circus) is always the ideal circuit for a race driver. It holds the possibility of winning great prizes in a unique setting such as Barcelona, a city which is one of the most popular international tourist destinations and, therefore, more than ready to host one of the most important sporting events in the world racing industry.
As for the 2016 schedule of this year, on Friday May 13th at ten o'clock the free practice on Formula One starts, which will run until eleven thirty. While the racers, who set the place on the starting grid of different cars, will begin on Saturday at two in the afternoon, extending to approximately one to three more hours.
And finally, the fans will be overwhelmed with desire to watch the race on the track on Sunday at two p.m. cars, after this time, the 66 laps will determine the winner, the podium finishes and racing drivers score points for the overall championship.
Montmeló is fully prepared for a year of many exciting things that are yet to come. This hectic week, in particular, is filled with the joy and thrill of Formula One racing. Don't miss out on this important and fun-filled event and come to the races this Friday!