F1 Austrian Gp Results

3 min read Jul 02, 2024
F1 Austrian Gp Results

F1 Austrian GP Results: A Thrilling Race in the Alps

Overview

The Austrian Grand Prix, also known as the Formula 1 Rolex Großer Preis von Österreich, took place on July 3, 2022, at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria. The race was the 11th round of the 2022 Formula One World Championship and saw a thrilling battle between the top drivers.

Race Results

Top 10 Finishers:

  1. Max Verstappen (Red Bull Racing) - 1:25:04.761
  2. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) - +1.532
  3. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) - +41.217
  4. George Russell (Mercedes) - +58.972
  5. Sergio Pérez (Red Bull Racing) - +1:01.503
  6. Carlos Sainz Jr. (Ferrari) - +1:09.378
  7. Lando Norris (McLaren) - +1:11.822
  8. Esteban Ocon (Alpine) - +1:14.674
  9. Fernando Alonso (Alpine) - +1:15.695
  10. Daniel Ricciardo (McLaren) - +1:18.215

Qualifying Results

Top 5 Qualifiers:

  1. Max Verstappen (Red Bull Racing) - 1:04.984
  2. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) - 1:05.013
  3. Sergio Pérez (Red Bull Racing) - 1:05.116
  4. Carlos Sainz Jr. (Ferrari) - 1:05.245
  5. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) - 1:05.282

Notable Moments

  • Verstappen's Dominant Win: Max Verstappen took his fifth win of the season, dominating the race from pole position and leading every lap.
  • Leclerc's Strong Performance: Charles Leclerc finished second, his fourth podium of the season, and showcased his impressive pace throughout the weekend.
  • Hamilton's Comeback: Lewis Hamilton recovered from a poor qualifying session to finish third, thanks to a strong strategy and some impressive overtakes.

Championship Standings

Drivers' Championship:

  1. Max Verstappen (Red Bull Racing) - 208 points
  2. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) - 170 points
  3. Sergio Pérez (Red Bull Racing) - 151 points
  4. George Russell (Mercedes) - 143 points
  5. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) - 136 points

Constructors' Championship:

  1. Red Bull Racing - 359 points
  2. Ferrari - 287 points
  3. Mercedes - 273 points
  4. McLaren - 115 points
  5. Alpine - 106 points

The Austrian Grand Prix marked an exciting midpoint in the 2022 Formula One World Championship. With Verstappen and Red Bull Racing extending their leads, the battle for the top spot is far from over. Stay tuned for the next race in France!