News Details

Verstappen claims pole at Silverstone by winning Sprint Qualifying race

Article To news overview © Getty Images/Red Bull Contentpool Red Bull's Max Verstappen will start Sunday's British Grand Prix at Silverstone from pole position, after winning the Sprint Qualifying race. The finishing order of this race determines the starting grid for Sunday's Grand Prix. The Dutch driver made a better start at lights out, getting better traction than Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton to take the lead into the first corner. Defending hard against the attacking Mercedes, Verstappen was able to weather the pressure from Hamilton and hold onto the lead. From there, Verstappen was able to build a lead of over two seconds by mid-race. He, along with Hamilton, both began to struggle...
Full Story »
2mo ago from RacingNews365.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Vettel and Rosberg critical of Sprint Qualifying pole...

Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel have criticised the decision to award...
2mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

British GP: Sprint race could give these drivers an...

The British Grand Prix weekend sees the introduction of sprint races....
2mo ago from GPBlog.com

Wreaths, parade lap, to be part of Sprint celebrations

The top three finishers in Formula 1’s new Sprint session will receive...
2mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Sprint race treated like normal Grand Prix

F1 will premier its new sprint race this weekend at the British Grand Prix...
2mo ago from TheParcFerme.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Bagnaia fends off Quartararo by 0.364s to win San...

Francesco Bagnaia narrowly held off a charging Fabio Quartararo to score...
56m ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Misano: New 2021 MotoGP World Championship standings

Misano: MotoGP World Championship standings Pos   Rider Nat Team Points...
56m ago from Crash.net

Bagnaia holds off Quartararo for home Misano MotoGP win

Francesco Bagnaia brilliantly held off a fast charging Fabio Quartararo...
56m ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Herta nabs Laguna Seca pole, Power pegged back

IndyCar title contender strikes trouble in final leg of qualifying
15h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Rossi wishes he could decline Power’s qualifying...

Alexander Rossi is set to start the IndyCar Firestone Grand Prix of...
13h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Herta, Rossi head-up Andretti Autosport front row at...

Andretti Autosport has locked out the front row for the Firestone Grand...
14h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Grosjean crashes Pace Car at Laguna Seca

Grosjean, Jones reportedly unhurt after unusual incident
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Mikel Arteta predicts a bright future for Brazilian...

The 23-year-old centre-half was outstanding for the Gunners in the 1-0 win...
56m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Gutsy Arsenal!

Morning all. Arsenal climbed the table by a few places yesterday after...

Mikel Arteta singles out unsung 'terrific' Arsenal...

Mikel Arteta has heaped praise on Arsenal's defensive display at Turf Moor...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.