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Sunday weather update - Sao Paulo braced for thunderstorms 02 Nov 2008

Flavio Briatore (ITA) Renault F1 Managing Director.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 18, Brazilian Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Interlagos, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, 1 November 2008

Welcome to race day for the Brazilian Grand Prix, the 18th and concluding round of the 2008 FIA Formula One World Championship.

The weather could yet have a major influence on the outcome. Despite a dry start to Sunday, thunderstorms are expected in the region during the day, when the ambient temperature high will be 24 degrees Celsius.

The race starts at 1500 hours local time, which is two hours behind GMT, and runs over 71 laps of the 4.309 kilometre track (2.677 mile), or 305.909 kilometres (190.067 miles).