"I have mixed feelings from Baku; it’s always been one of my best circuits, but I’ve never had a huge amount of luck there. Nevertheless, I’m looking forward to it and let’s see how we get on."
Baku is not a Monaco repeat
Baku may be a second street circuit in quick succession after F1 visited Monaco at the end of May, but Russell explained the two venues have very little in common other than the close proximity of the walls.
"It’s another street circuit, but it has a different dynamic to Monaco," added Russell.
"There are a lot of big braking zones from high-speed and with walls just behind the track it’s difficult to attack the corners."
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