Work began on the Hungaroring circuit almost 30 years ago and the track was race-ready just nine months later, hosting its first Formula 1 event in 1986 The Hungarian government had originally considered reviving the old Nepliget park circuit in Budapest in a bid to host Formula 1 in the country, but eventually decided to create a purpose-built facility near the capital.
Join ScuderiaFans to get up-to-the-minutes for the latest results, timings, news and info from the Hungaroring Circuit, as the first free practice session for the 2022 Hungarian Grand Prix is about to start. Scuderia Ferrari drivers Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc will hit the track behind the wheel of the F1-75 challenger, with the target of evaluating tyre management and identifying the ideal set-up ahead of the qualifying session on Saturday and the race on Sunday.
Follow the latest Formula 1 live timings and results from the first free practice session in Budapest:
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