F1 2022: French GP Starting Grid

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc is on pole position, followed by world champion Max Verstappen in the Red Bull


Another sensational qualifying performance from Charles Leclerc saw the Ferrari driver take pole position at the 2022 French Grand Prix, and he will be alongside Red Bull’s Max Verstappen on the front row of the starting grid. 

Sergio Perez in the sister Red Bull lines up third on the starting grid, with the Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton in fourth ahead of fellow Brit Lando Norris in the McLaren

Starting from the back of the grid are Carlos Sainz in the Ferrari and Kevin Magnussen of Haas who were given penalties due to additional engine components being used. 

French GP 2022 – Full Starting Grid

1Charles LeclercFerrari
2Max VerstappenRed Bull
3Sergio PerezRed Bull
4Lewis HamiltonMercedes
5Lando NorrisMcLaren
6George RussellMercedes
7Fernando AlonsoAlpine
8Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri
9Daniel RicciardoMcLaren
10Esteban OconAlpine
11Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo
12Sebastian VettelAston Martin
13Alex AlbonWilliams
14Pierre GaslyAlphaTauri
15Lance StrollAston Martin
16Guanyu ZhouAlfa Romeo
17Mick SchumacherHaas
18Nicholas LatifiWilliams
19Carlos Sainz*Ferrari
20Kevin Magnussen*Haas
  • Carlos Sainz – Required to start from the back of the starting grid – Additional power unit elements have been used
  • Kevin Magnussen – Required to start from the back of the starting grid – Additional power unit elements have been used
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