F1 Paddock Pass: Russian Grand Prix (VIDEO)


The latest episode of the NBC Sports Group original digital series Paddock Pass has arrived from Sochi – the latest updates from NBC’s Will Buxton and Jason Swales on the ground in Russia.

In part one (linked above), Buxton chats with Romain Grosjean, Daniil Kvyat, Carlos Sainz Jr. and Felipe Massa prior to the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi. Massa says the long straightaways at the track suit his car.

Part two (linked below) Buxton sees talk with Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton discusses the win total battle between he and Sebastian Vettel, as Vettel scored his 42nd career win at Singapore, and Hamilton banked his 41st at Suzuka.

Third free practice runs tomorrow at 5 a.m. ET on NBC Sports Live Extra before qualifying at 8 a.m. ET.