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Mercedes takes first fastest pit stop in two years at Imola

Although Mercedes don't seem to be able to beat the Red Bull on speed this season, they will have to bet on strategic strength. They did this in Imola by taking the fastest pit stop away honour from their direct rival. Within 2.24 seconds Mercedes engineers put a new set of tyres on Valtteri Bottas' W12. In doing so, the team secured their first fastest pit stop in two years at the Italian circuit. The prize is overseen by the DHL Fastest Pitstop Award and after each Grand Prix a top ten is published. Read more Norris wouldn't have hesitated with 'funny' Verstappen spin This improvement to the Honda engine gave Verstappen his flying start on Imola Red Bull follows in second place. The team...
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