Bottas fought with strange problem
Valtteri Bottas’ third place at the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Singapore can be rated even higher in retrospect, as the Finn was struggling with vision problems.
over two hours of exercise at 60 degrees Celsius without drinking a sip?Sounds like a big physical challenge.
Valtteri Bottas passed this test successfully on Sunday.Since the drinking system of his Mercedes was defective, the Finn could not drink any liquid during the entire race in Singapore.
Now I feel okay again, but by the end of the race I could see that my vision was not as clear as it should have been,”Bottas told Channel 4.
During a Formula 1 race, temperatures in the cockpit are around 60 degrees Celsius.In Singapore, the climatic conditions are anyway demanding.Due to the high humidity and outside temperatures around 30 degrees Celsius even in the evening hours, the Grand Prix in the Asian city state is considered to be the most strenuous of the entire year.
Against this backdrop, Lewis Hamilton’s team mate’s third place should be rated even higher (results and calendar of Formula 1)