Sunday weather update - warmer and dry for race 26 Jul 2009
Welcome to race day for the 10th round of the 2009 FIA Formula One World Championship, the Hungarian Grand Prix at the Hungaroring near Budapest. After two cool races the question is how hot will it be at a venue that is traditionally warm and humid?
After the intense heat of Thursday and Friday and then the cooler conditions of Saturday, it will be a little warmer again on Sunday, with partial cloud and an ambient temperature of 26 degrees Celsius.
And with Bridgestone bringing along their soft and super soft tyre compounds, the race will once again place a premium on tyre management.
The 4.381-kilometre (2.722-mile) circuit remains unchanged bar additional conveyor belts that have been added to the tyres in Turns Five, Eight, and Nine, and a new debris fence on the wall to the right after Turn 14.
The race will run over 70 laps, or 306.458 kilometres (190.420 miles). It starts at 1400 hours local time, which is two hours ahead of GMT.