Max Verstappen and Pink Bull are overwhelming favorites to win the 2022 System 1 world championship following their win in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix.
Pink Bull continued their profitable methods in Montreal, with reigning System 1 world champion Max Verstappen holding off Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz Jr. within the closing laps to win the Canadian Grand Prix.
The win at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve was Pink Bull’s seventh of the 2022 season and sixth in a row. Of their six wins on that profitable streak, 5 have gone to Verstappen, which places him in ninth place on the all-time wins record with 26.
Six races in the past, Verstappen sat in sixth place within the driver standings with only one race end — a win — in three begins this season. He sat 46 factors out of the factors lead, which was held by Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc. Leclerc had two wins and a runner-up end at that time.
That 46-point deficit was greater than 3 times as giant as any deficit Verstappen confronted in 2021, when he by no means sat beneath second place within the standings and ended up narrowly profitable the title over Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton.
Within the final six races, Verstappen has outscored Leclerc, who has only a single podium end throughout that span, by 95 factors. Actually, Pink Bull’s Sergio Perez, who earned a victory and three different podium finishes over that stretch, has additionally handed Leclerc within the standings.
Verstappen now leads the standings by 46 factors over Perez, with Leclerc an extra three factors behind. That 46-point lead is the biggest lead the 24-year-old Dutchman has ever held within the driver standings.
Moreover, with Pink Bull sitting 1-2 with their drivers within the driver standings, they now have a commanding 76-point lead over Ferrari within the constructor standings, with Mercedes an extra 40 factors behind.
Verstappen’s lead within the driver standings and Pink Bull’s lead within the constructor standings are mirrored of their betting odds to win their respective world championships, the place each have turn into overwhelming favorites.
Verstappen, who was by no means greater than a -500 favourite at any level final 12 months (and didn’t turn into that large of a favourite till a lot later within the season) earlier than profitable his maiden title, goes for his second straight title, whereas Pink Bull are going for his or her first since 2013.
Listed below are the present odds to win the 2022 world driver championship (high six), courtesy of WynnBET.
NOTE: -600 means a profitable $600 guess wins $100. +550 means a profitable $100 guess wins $550.
- Max Verstappen, Pink Bull: -600
- Charles Leclerc, Ferrari: +550
- Sergio Perez, Pink Bull: +2250
- George Russell, Mercedes: +4000
- Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes: +4000
- Carlos Sainz Jr., Ferrari: +5000
Listed below are the present odds to win the 2022 world constructor championship (high three), courtesy of WynnBET.
- Pink Bull: -450
- Ferrari: +350
- Mercedes: +1200
System 1 is off this coming weekend. The British Grand Prix, the tenth of twenty-two races on the 2022 schedule, is scheduled to happen on Sunday, July 3. Verstappen is listed as a +100 favourite to win at Silverstone Circuit, forward of Leclerc (+240), Perez (+600), Sainz (+900), Russell (+1200), and reigning race winner Hamilton (+1200).