In an exciting 2022 F1 Canadian Grand Prix, Max Verstappen crossed the checkered flag to say his twenty sixth profession win this weekend after an intense battle towards Carlos Sainz. With the win, the Purple Bull driver prolonged his lead within the drivers’ standings by 25 factors.
In the meantime, Sainz was in touching distance of securing his maiden race win in Montréal, solely to devastatingly watch the chance slip by his fingers, forcing him to accept yet one more second-place end. With an additional level for the quickest lap, nonetheless, the Spaniard managed to take house important factors to attempt to shut the hole to George Russell in fourth within the drivers’ standings.
Sergio Perez, who secured his highest-ever championship standing in second after the 2022 F1 Azerbaijan GP, had a day to overlook in Montréal. After struggling gearbox points, the Mexican was pressured to retire from the race, dropping out on huge championship factors.
Earlier this weekend, Ferrari selected to tackle a brand new energy unit for Charles Leclerc, given the numerous points confronted by the motive force over the previous few races. Consequently, the Monegasque began the race in the back of the grid however managed to complete within the prime 5, bringing his hole to Perez within the standings down to only three factors.
Lewis Hamilton took his second podium of the season this weekend and has a niche of 27 factors within the drivers’ standings to Lando Norris, because the McLaren driver failed to complete the race within the factors. Additional down, Fernando Alonso now stands tenth after securing a seventh-place end in the present day, whereas Pierre Gasly has dropped to eleventh after taking house zero factors from Canada.
Guanyu Zhou moved as much as sixteenth after securing the second points-finish of his F1 profession this weekend. In the meantime, Mick Schumacher, who set his greatest qualifying place on Saturday, disappointingly suffered a DNF and as soon as once more missed out on an important alternative to attain his very first championship level.
Listed here are the 2022 F1 Driver Standings after the Canadian Grand Prix