Max Verstappen wins the Japanese Grand Prix for Red Bull, in Formula 1. McLaren driver Lando Norris was second, while his teammate, Australian Oscar Piastri, was third, in his first Formula 1 podium.
Max Verstappen wins the Japanese Grand Prix for Red Bull, With which he managed to obtain the constructors’ title for the team, and is close to securing his third consecutive Formula 1 championship.
McLaren driver Lando Norris was second, 19.4 seconds behind Verstappen, while his teammate, Australian Oscar Piastri, was third, on his first F1 podium.
Verstappen, que He also secured a point for the fastest lap and could win his third consecutive title at the Qatar Grand Prix, from October 6 to 8.
Verstappen saw his record 10-race winning streak come to an end in Singapore, and He arrived in Japan determined to return to the top of the podium. The conditions were ideal and Verstappen made the most of them.
Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc was fourth followed by Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.
He Spanish Fernando Alonso Díaz finished eighth and he had a “better than expected” pace and, therefore, he regretted not being able to endorse it with a higher position.