F1 2022 Mexican GP Qualifying Results

Verstappen was able to pull out another level of pace in Q3 to take pole position by three tenths ahead of the Mercedes drivers,

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Max Verstappen claimed his first ever pole position for Red Bull in qualifying for the Mexican GP at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriquez, beating out the Mercedes pair of George Russell and Lewis Hamilton.

The Mercedes had looked quick throughout the practice sessions, and led the early running in qualifying, but Verstappen ultimately was able to move into another gear in Q3 and secured pole with a time three tenths faster than Russell in second.

Home hero Sergio Perez could only manage 4th after early issues in the session with his DRS deployment, while the Ferrari’s of Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc were some way off the pace in 5th and 7th, split by a strong showing for Alfa Romeo and Valtteri Bottas.

F1 2022 Mexican GP – Qualifying Results

Pos.DriverTeamQ3 Time
1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:17.775
2George RussellMercedes+0.304
3Lewis HamiltonMercedes+0.309
4Sergio PerezRed Bull+0.353
5Carlos SainzFerrari+0.576
6Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo+0.626
7Charles LeclercFerrari+0.780
8Lando NorrisMcLaren+0.946
9Fernando AlonsoAlpine+1.164
10Esteban OconAlpine+1.235
11Daniel RicciardoMcLarenEliminated in Q2
12Zhou GuanyuAlfa RomeoEliminated in Q2
13Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauriEliminated in Q2
14Pierre GaslyAlphaTauriEliminated in Q2
15Kevin MagnussenHaasEliminated in Q2
16Mick SchumacherHaasEliminated in Q1
17Sebastian VettelAston MartinEliminated in Q1
18Lance StrollAston MartinEliminated in Q1
19Alex AlbonWilliamsEliminated in Q1
20Nicholas LatifiWilliamsEliminated in Q1
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