F1 2024 Spanish GP – Race Results

Find out the full Spanish GP results from the F1 race in Barcelona as Max Verstappen took the chequered flag

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Max Verstappen in the Red Bull vanquished all challengers at 2024 Spanish Grand Prix fending off the challenge from Lando Norris of McLaren to take his seventh win of the Formula 1 season, don’t miss the complete Spanish GP race results.

Despite earlier difficulties in the Spanish GP weekend, and being beaten to pole position by Norris, Verstappen delivered at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya and was comfortable once he got out in front.

George Russell shook things up at the start with a stunning move to take the lead at Turn 1, but the Mercedes had no answer for Verstappen who was in second after jumping Norris at the start.

From there, Verstappen was unassailable after Norris was held up behind Russell in the first stint which allowed the Red Bull driver to race off into the distance.

Max Verstappen during the 2024 Spanish Grand Prix | Getty Images / Red Bull Content Pool
Max Verstappen during the 2024 Spanish GP | Getty Images / Red Bull Content Pool

F1 2024 Spanish GP – Race Results

You can find the full 2024 Spanish GP results below as Max Verstappen won the race in Barcelona on Sunday, beating our Lando Norris in second and Lewis Hamilton in third.

PosDriverTeamTime
1Max VerstappenRed Bull66 Laps
2Lando NorrisMcLaren+2.219
3Lewis HamiltonMercedes+17.790
4George RussellMercedes+22.320
5Charles LeclercFerrari+22.709
6Carlos SainzFerrari+31.028
7Oscar PiastriMcLaren+33.760
8Sergio PerezRed Bull+59.524
9Pierre GaslyAlpine+62.025
10Esteban OconAlpine+71.889
11Nico HulkenbergHaas+79.215
12Fernando AlonsoAston Martin1 LAP
13Guanyu ZhouSauber1 LAP
14Lance StrollAston Martin1 LAP
15Daniel RicciardoRB1 LAP
16Valtteri BottasSauber1 LAP
17Kevin MagnussenHaas1 LAP
18Alexander AlbonWilliams1 LAP
19Yuki TsunodaRB1 LAP
20Logan SargeantWilliams2 LAPS

Verstappen a class apart

The race saw Verstappen taking the lead early on Lap 3. MercedesGeorge Russell, who had an impressive start from fourth, initially led the race. 

However, Verstappen swiftly overtook Russell with a decisive move at Turn 1. Verstappen, who seemed displeased with Norris for squeezing him at the start, settled into his rhythm and gradually asserted his dominance.

Norris, found himself stuck behind Russell in the crucial early stages, which ultimately cost him valuable time in the fight for the lead. Despite his best efforts, Norris could not close the gap on Verstappen, especially after a slow 3.6-second second pit stop further hampered his chances.

Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes had a standout performance, securing his first podium of the season by finishing third. His race included dramatic on-track battles with Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz, who finished in sixth place. Russell completed the race in fourth, despite struggling with his hard tyres in the final stint.

Ferrari‘s Charles Leclerc and Sainz finished in fifth and sixth positions respectively, unable to mount a significant challenge on the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Alpine had a strong showing with Pierre Gasly finishing ninth and Esteban Ocon securing 10th place, making it a double points finish for the team.

Sergio Perez, starting from 11th due to a grid penalty, managed to recover to eighth place after overtaking Gasly late in the race. The Haas of Nico Hulkenberg finished 11th, hindered by a five-second penalty for speeding in the pit lane. Fernando Alonso‘s challenging weekend ended with a 12th-place finish for Aston Martin.

Other notable finishes included Zhou Guanyu in 13th, Lance Stroll in 14th, and Daniel Ricciardo in 15th. Yuki Tsunoda finished in 19th, while the Williams of Logan Sargeant rounded out the grid in 20th.

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