Max Verstappen cruised to victory in Saturday’s F1 Sprint, which mean he lines up in pole position on the starting grid for the 2022 Austrian Grand Prix.

The Red Bull driver put himself in first after Qualifying on Friday and led off the line in the Sprint with only a slight challenge from Carlos Sainz in the Ferrari

That said, the Ferrari pair of Charles Leclerc and Sainz are second and third on the starting grid, followed by George Russell in the Mercedes

Sergio Perez limited the damage from Qualifying as he moved from starting 13th in the F1 Sprint, to a fifth place grid position for the Austrian Grand Prix. 

Austrian GP 2022 – Full Starting Grid

1Max VerstappenRed Bull
2Charles LeclercFerrari
3Carlos SainzFerrari
4George RussellMercedes
5Sergio PerezRed Bull
6Esteban OconAlpine
7Kevin MagnussenHaas
8Lewis HamiltonMercedes
9Mick SchumacherHaas
10Lando NorrisMcLaren
11Daniel RicciardoMcLaren
12Lance Stroll Aston Martin
13Zhou Guanyu Alfa Romeo
14Pierre Gasly AlphaTauri
15Alex AlbonWilliams
16Yuki Tsunoda AlphaTauri
17Nicholas LatifiWilliams
18Sebastian VettelAston Martin
19Fernando AlonsoAlpine
20Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo

Austrian GP 2022 – Grid Penalties

  • Bottas – Required to start from the back of the starting grid – Additional power unit elements have been used