Both Red Bulls topped the timesheets in the first practice session in Abu Dhabi, Looking like the 3rd sector is suiting their car more than the straights.
Will that be enough to challenge Mercedes and Ferrari on Sunday, Remains to be seen.
Valtteri Bottas, Lewis Hamilton and Esteban Ocon rounded out the top 5 for FP1.
Valtteri Bottas sits on the top this time around with a time 1:37.236 followed closely by both Red Bulls with Lewis Hamilton in 4th.
Looking like it could be a fight between Mercedes and Red Bull yet again for the Abu Dhabi GP weekend, Ferrari looked off the pace in this session, Their long run pace is also off on the hypersoft.
This session being also more representative.
Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel, Romain Grosjean, Nico Hulkenberg, Kevin Magnussen and Esteban Ocon round out the top 10.