System 1 is set to race at Imola for a third calendar year in a row – with Max Verstappen on the lookout to bounce again from a DNF end in Australia by repeating his 2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix acquire this weekend.
Previous 12 months, in moist problems that noticed Fernando Alonso strike the wall on his way to the grid and Charles Leclerc go off on the development lap, Verstappen drove brilliantly following starting in third. The Red Bull racer overtook title rival and pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton and his crew mate Sergio Perez at the get started to choose P1 and would later on go on to seal his first victory on Italian soil.
Hamilton came residence in 2nd regardless of crashing into the obstacles and falling to ninth spot at a single issue. Having said that, a red flag brought about by a crash from George Russell and Valtteri Bottas meant that the 7-time environment winner had time to pit and alter his front wing to then make his way via the discipline.
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Lando Norris had been driving in 2nd put just after overtaking Charles Leclerc. But the McLaren racer would ultimately complete in P3 immediately after he was overtaken by Hamilton.
Relive the action from an eventful 2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix forward of this weekend’s race.