A superb qualifying performance from Charles Leclerc saw the Ferrari driver take pole position for the 2022 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the sixth time this season in F1 the Monegasque will start in first. 

Leclerc is followed by Sergio Perez in the Red Bull, who has been strong all weekend, and Max Verstappen follows in the second Red Bull. Carlos Sainz qualified in fourth. 

The Ferrari and Red Bull cars are a class apart from the rest of the field, with fifth-places George Russell a whopping 1.3s down on Leclerc’s pole time. 

Azerbaijan GP 2022 – Full Starting Grid

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