He chose the British driver in the race for first place from the start. He has seen a significant improvement in his speed since the Brazilian Grand Prix. Verstappen has three positions to his advantage, which has allowed him to go over 8 seconds quicker than the others.
Mexico City (proces.com.mx). – In a race that always remains the same leader, Lewis Hamilton won his 102nd grand prize and narrowed the gap with Max Verstappen in the race for the driver’s championship , And Fernando Alonso achieved a surprising and exciting podium, this is his first time since 2014. Sergio “Checo” Perez finished fourth.
After the classification, the current world champion of the Mercedes team, Lewis Hamilton, as a “pole position” man, was punished for failing to observe some yellow flags in the last few seconds of the test, forcing his opponent to start a more determined championship, the Red Bull team Max Verstappen from seventh place instead of second place in the classification, the same happened to Mercedes’ Valtry Bottas, he was also penalized to force him Starting from sixth place.
With these changes and the championship title, the Qatar Grand Prix started. Hamilton held the lead and Fernando Alonso took second with his Alps. Verstappen did manage to recover several positions during the first laps, but tied for fourth on a less favorable level. Valtry Bottas continued to struggle with consecutive starts and dropped to 11th. Bit.
He chose the British driver to compete for first place. His speed has improved significantly since the Brazilian Grand Prix. He has enough distance to seperate to 8. For the remainder of the race, he was able to keep a good distance thanks to two excellent pits and a strategy that kept him ahead the Dutch driver.
The battle for first place is stable. However, the battle to take third place is interesting because Valtry Bottas and Sergio “Checo” Perez seem to have a lot to offer. Bottas lost his fight on lap 32 and was forced to give up the fight for the podium.
This appeared to open the door for the Mexican driver, who won the podium position, restoring his winning streak. But, at the request of his team, Checo entered the pit stop for the first time. He was delayed by Fernando Alonso for a few positions. However, this would not affect him. In a risky move, Checo used the same tires throughout the race to keep his place on the track.
Surprisingly, the Spanish driver managed to keep his tires in good condition for 34 laps. Alonso reached the podium for the 98th consecutive time in his career thanks to the voluntary assistance of the “virtual safe car” during the final laps. He also achieved his first podium since then. The 2014 Hungarian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton was only 8 points behind Max Verstappen in the penultimate Grand Prix, while Mercedes leads Red Bull in the constructors’ standings, but is now only 5 points ahead of Red Bull. There are only 2 games remaining, and the race for the two championships has never been more fierce. The Saudi Arabia Grand Prix, scheduled for December 5th, will be the next step in our quest for destiny.