F1 qualifying outcomes: Beginning grid for 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as Verstappen takes pole place for ultimate race of the season

It was two-time world champion Max Verstappen who dominated qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to say pole place for the ultimate race of the 2022 Method One season. 

The Dutchman – who has already claimed the title this season – led the pack after the primary runs of Q3 earlier than he additional prolonged his lead with an ideal ultimate lap when it mattered most on the finish of qualification. 

Pink Bull teammate Sergio Perez completed P2 because the constructors champions recorded their twenty fifth one-two qualifying of their historical past. That might be important for the Mexican driver as he seems to beat Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc to second spot on the earth championship standings for the marketing campaign. 

Leclerc and Carlos Sainz took P3 and P4 for the Italian workforce on the Yas Marina Circuit, while Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and George Russell got here P5 and P6 respectively. 

Method One legend Sebastian Vettel additionally loved his ultimate qualifying session earlier than he retires from the game. The four-time world champion dragged his Aston Martin automotive into Q3 earlier than ending P9 within the session.

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022 provisional beginning grid

Place Driver
1 Max Verstappen
2 Sergio Perez
3 Charles Leclerc
4 Carlos Sainz
5 Lewis Hamilton
6 George Russell
7 Lando Norris
8 Esteban Ocon
9 Sebastian Vettel
10 Daniel Ricciardo
11 Fernando Alonso
12 Yuki Tsunoda
13 Mick Schumacher
14 Lance Stroll
15 Zhou Guanyu
16 Kevin Magnussen
17 Pierre Gasly
18 Valtteri Bottas
19 Alex Albon
20 Nicholas Latifi

What channel is the F1 race on?

  • Race: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
  • Date: Sunday, Nov. 20
  • TV channel: ESPN/ABC
  • Stay stream: fuboTV

The ESPN household of networks will broadcast all 2022 F1 races in the US utilizing Sky Sports activities’ feed, with choose races airing on ABC. You too can stream Method 1 races dwell within the U.S. with fuboTV, which provides a free trial.

ESPN Deportes serves because the unique Spanish-language house for all 2022 F1 races within the U.S.

What time does the F1 race begin?

  • Date: Sunday, Nov. 20
  • Begin time: 8 a.m. ET / 1 p.m. GMT (5 p.m. native time)

Sunday’s 2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. native time. Lights out will doubtless happen simply after 1 p.m. GMT/8 a.m. ET. ESPN’s prerace present usually airs within the hour earlier than the beginning of the race.

Under is the entire TV schedule for the weekend’s F1 occasions on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. 

Date Occasion Time (ET) Time (BST)  TV channel
Friday, Oct. 21 Apply 1 5 a.m. 10 a.m ESPNU
Friday, Oct. 21 Apply 2 8 a.m. 1 p.m ESPN2
Saturday, Oct. 22 Apply 3 5:30 a.m. 10:30 a.m ESPN2
Saturday, Oct. 22 Qualifying 9 a.m. 2 p.m ESPN2
Sunday, Oct. 23 Race 8 a.m. 1 p.m ESPN

Method 1 dwell stream for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

For many who haven’t got a cable or satellite tv for pc subscription, 5 main OTT TV streaming choices carry the ESPN networks — fuboTV, Sling, Hulu, YouTubeTV and DirecTV Stream. 

For many who do have a cable or satellite tv for pc subscription however will not be in entrance of a TV, Method 1 races in 2022 might be streamed dwell by way of telephones, tablets and different gadgets on the ESPN app with authentication.

Method 1 schedule 2022

There are 22 scheduled occasions on the F1 docket for 2022, one race shy of tying the mark for longest F1 calendar.

The season began in Bahrain on March 20 and can finish with the customary Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, though a bit sooner than normal, in November. If the schedule stands, this would be the earliest finish of the Method 1 season because it ended on Nov. 4 in 2013.

Returning to the 2022 F1 slate are the Canadian and Japanese Grand Prix, each of which had been canceled in 2021 amid fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. 

The calendar additionally holds the maiden voyage for the Miami Grand Prix, the primary of two races in the US in 2022, with the customary United States GP happening in October.

The Russian Grand Prix, initially scheduled for Sept. 25, was cancelled due to the continuing battle between Russia and Ukraine.

Here is the newest schedule (topic to vary):

Date Race Observe Begin time (ET) TV channel Winner (Workforce)
March 20 Bahrain Grand Prix Bahrain Worldwide Circuit 11 a.m. ESPN Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
March 27 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix Jeddah Road Circuit 1 p.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
April 10 Australian Grand Prix Albert Park Circuit 1 a.m. ESPN Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
April 24 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix Imola Circuit 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Could 8 Miami Grand Prix Miami Worldwide Autodrome 3:30 p.m. ABC Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Could 22 Spanish Grand Prix Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya 9 a.m. ESPN2 Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Could 29 Monaco Grand Prix Circuit de Monaco 9 a.m. ESPN Sergio Perez (Pink Bull)
June 12 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Baku Metropolis Circuit 7 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
June 19 Canadian Grand Prix Circuit Gillies-Villenueve 2 p.m. ABC Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
July 3 British Grand Prix Silverstone Circuit 10 a.m. ESPN Carlos Sainz (Ferrari)
July 10 Austrian Grand Prix Pink Bull Ring 9 a.m. ESPN Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
July 24 French Grand Prix Circuit Paul Ricard 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
July 31 Hungarian Grand Prix Hungaroring 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Aug. 28 Belgian Grand Prix Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Sept. 4 Dutch Grand Prix Circuit Zandvoort 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Sept. 11 Italian Grand Prix Autodromo Nazionale Monza 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull)
Oct. 2 Singapore Grand Prix Marina Bay Road Circuit 8 a.m. ESPN Sergio Perez (Pink Bull)
Oct. 9 Japanese Grand Prix Suzuka Worldwide Racing Course 1 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull) 
Oct. 23 United States Grand Prix Circuit of the Americas 3 p.m. ESPN/ABC Max Verstappen (Pink Bull) 
Oct. 30 Mexico Metropolis Grand Prix Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez 4 p.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Pink Bull) 
Nov. 13 Sao Paulo Grand Prix Interlagos Circuit 2 p.m. ESPN George Russell (Mercedes)
Nov. 20 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yas Marina Circuit 8 a.m. ESPN TBD

watch Method 1 in Canada

  • TV channel: TSN (English); RDS (French)
  • Stay stream: TSN Direct

For followers in Canada, TSN will carry the English-language telecast of races. For these searching for the French-language broadcast, RDS could have you lined.

Races can be streamed by way of TSN’s streaming service, TSN Direct.

watch Method 1 in the UK

  • TV channel: Sky Sports activities F1
  • Stay stream: NOW TV / Sky Go app

Viewers in the UK can catch all F1 motion on Sky Sports activities F1, the devoted F1 channel. For viewers planning to dwell stream F1 in 2022, you possibly can watch by way of the Sky Go app in the event you’re an current subscriber or you should purchase a Sky Sports activities Move on NOW TV.

watch Method 1 in Australia

  • TV channel: Fox Sports activities; Channel 10
  • Stay stream: Kayo

Fox Sports activities will carry all races in Australia, with Channel 10 broadcasting the US GP.

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