What’s extra, Verstappen’s win on the Austin GP helped his group Purple Bull Racing seal the 2022 Method 1 Championship – their first constructors’ title since 2013. Having secured the lead initially, Max Verstappen was out of the drama occurring behind his Purple Bull, wanting set for a cushty win on the Circuit of the Americas (COTA).
In the meantime Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton are nonetheless ready for the primary victory of the season. The seven-time World Champion completed the race on second, with Verstappen having to overhaul him with simply 6 laps remaining after a sluggish pit cease. Scuderia Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc accomplished the rostrum on the US GP, whereas his teammate Carlos Sainz was knocked out of the race after a conflict with George Russell.
Check out all the purpose scorers on the 2022 United States Grand Prix –
1. Max Verstappen (Purple Bull) 1:42:11.687
2. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
3. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
4. Sergio Perez (Purple Bull)
5. George Russell (Mercedes)
6. Lando Norris (McLaren)
7. Sebastian Vettel (Aston Martin)
8. Kevin Magnussen (Haas)
9. Yuki Tsunoda (AlphaTauri)
10. Esteban Ocon (Alpine)
In the meantime Fernando Alonso was dropped from P7 to P15 with a 30-second post-race penalty following a protest towards his automobile by rivals Haas. Other than Sainz, Valtteri Bottas and Lance Stroll additionally didn’t end the race, with the previous’s Alfa Romeo having spun out within the gravel, and the latter struggling a collision with Alonso.
Method 1 now heads straight to Mexico for the twentieth spherical of the 2022 season on the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez from October 28-30. Keep tuned to TOI Auto for all updates on F1!