September 28, 2022
Max Verstappen wins F1 Dutch Grand Prix in dwelling nation for second straight 12 months

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Max Verstappen gave his dwelling Netherlands followers what they needed on Sunday within the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort.

The Purple Bull Racing chief, who already had a big lead within the 2022 F1 driver standings with 284 factors coming into this race, took dwelling the victory together with his dwelling followers watching. 

“It’s all the time particular to win your property GP. This 12 months I needed to work for it much more. An unimaginable weekend and I’m actually joyful we obtained the Dutch GP.”

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Max Verstappen wins F1 Dutch Grand Prix in dwelling nation for second straight 12 months

Race winner Max Verstappen celebrates on the rostrum through the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on Sept. 4, 2022.
(Dan Mullan/Getty Pictures)

Mercedes’ George Russell got here in second, Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc took the ultimate podium spot in third place, and Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton completed fourth. 

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Purple Bull’s Helmut Marko got here into this match saying the Mercedes staff was “very sturdy,” however “the beginning is crucial.”

Verstappen was on the first beginning place adopted by Leclerc, Carlos Saintz, Hamilton, Sergio Perez and Russell. And whereas it was a back-and-forth jostle for first place, Verstappen’s technique together with his Purple Bull staff labored out. 

“It was not a simple race however we needed to push, after all with security automobile, digital security automobile, making the correct calls,” he mentioned. 

Max Verstappen leads Lewis Hamilton during the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on Sept. 4, 2022.

Max Verstappen leads Lewis Hamilton through the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on Sept. 4, 2022.
(Clive Mason/Getty Pictures)

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Verstappen retains his win streak alive, pushing it to 4 straight races now and his tenth win on the season. Verstappen received final 12 months’s Dutch Grand Prix as nicely. 

There was some drama from the Mercedes camp on this race, although, relating to Hamilton and Russell. Hamilton was main towards the top of the race, however Russell needed smooth tires on his automobile in a pit cease. Mercedes allowed that to occur, and Hamilton was audibly ticked off on the staff’s radio. 

The transfer left Hamilton uncovered in first place and he ended up dropping all the best way again to fourth ultimately. 

“I am unable to describe how p—– I’m,” he mentioned over his staff radio through Sky Sports activities. 

The Netherlands' Max Verstappen of Oracle Red Bull Racing celebrates during the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on Sept. 4, 2022.

The Netherlands’ Max Verstappen of Oracle Purple Bull Racing celebrates through the F1 Grand Prix of The Netherlands at Circuit Zandvoort on Sept. 4, 2022.
(Dan Mullan/Getty Pictures)

However it appeared that Hamilton cooled down a bit of bit later. 

“To all of the mechanics, unbelievable job at the moment,” he mentioned. “These are the perfect pit stops we have had all 12 months, so thanks for the continued efforts. Let’s preserve pushing. We’ll nonetheless get factors at the moment.” 

“We wish to preserve it shut, you already know, all the time,” Russell mentioned after the race on the rostrum relating to his passing of Hamilton towards the top.

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Verstappen’s lead within the F1 standings strikes to 109 factors, which is an especially comfy margin.