Formula 1 returned to Montreal. 300 000 fans came together to see the race for the first time since 2019. Not everyone prepared to see Canadian Grand Prix 2022 surpass so many of the most coveted wants and expectations!
Fernando Alonso is in the Game!
Spaniard does not compete for the championship title. But it doesn’t prevent him from shocking F1 fans at the rainy qualification Canadian Grand Prix 2022 with an amazing breakthrough in Q1. Fernando Alonso set the record for Alpine with his second place. You may have thought it was just temporary. In Q2, however, he was protected with 1:24, 848. Immediately after the chequered flag in Q3, it was clear that Alonso would start the Canadian Grand Prix 2022 in second place.
Despite Fernando Alonso’ promise to attack Max Verstappen in the first turn, he raced as the lion for over twenty laps. Hamilton overtook Alonso on the 24th lap.
Fernando Alonso finished Canadian Grand Prix 2022 in seventh place. Besides, one says, the amazed picture of brilliant Fernando Alonso’ race was hurt by the offensive strategy. Pit stop time was wrong, and the Spaniard lost more. Anyway, Alonso gave fans the best of feelings, which we were not expecting, but wanted to witness.
The bouncing is almost out of Mercedes’ chat.
Yet it was clear how hard Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes car bounced in Azerbaijan Baku Grand Prix 2022. That was an unusual drifting sound. Although the sound is still audible, the major problem with the car is almost resolved.
In the 24th lap of the Canadian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton overtook Fernando Alonso with more ease than in the previous race.
Remarkably, the story about Mercedes cars bouncing improves once the FIA investigation becomes the focus.
However, Mercedes added both cars. Lewis Hamilton finished the race in Montreal third. His teammate George Russell is fourth. Grandstands roar with applause to congratulate the seven-time Formula 1 champion on his rise.
We’ve been waiting for Mercedes to return to the constructors’ battle ever since the Spanish GP started. Upgrades for W13 worked as predicted, bringing the coveted improvements to the team. As a result, we seeing Hamilton and Russell in the top 3.
Haas F1 team is in the deal for the Canadian Grand Prix
In addition, Kevin Magnussen’s fantastic start to the Formula 1 2022 season is another thing that we couldn’t expect. But it was just amazing to watch two Haas drivers in the top 5 in Montreal!
Mick Schumacher finally found the pace, as did Kevin Magnussen. Both were breakthroughs in qualifying on Saturday and finished P6, P5.
The advantage vanished during the race in Montreal. Kevin Magnussen lost the time, when went to the pits after his rear damage in an accident with Lewis Hamilton. Mick Schumacher faced technical problems and retired from the race and still has no points in his pocket. Anyway, to see more Red Bull, Scuderia Ferrari, Mercedes, Alpine and Haas F1 teams battling in the qualification round was the genuine pleasure.
What we did not expect to see on F1 Canadian Grand Prix 2022?
The retirement of Sergio Perez at the beginning of the race was a defeat for Red Bull, as the Mercedes team rising with two cars. Max Verstappen won the Canadian Grand Prix 2022. Confidence and full of energy, as always.
Another disappointment was the McLaren F1 team. Race fans had high hopes for Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo. However, Norris faced technical problems during qualifying on Saturday. Daniel Ricciardo failed to get enough out of the car’s pace and finished out of the points.
From the bad to the good. Alfa Romeo driver Guanyu Zhou made a brilliance race and ninth-place finish. The Chinese driver showed proper battle throughout the entire Canadian Grand Prix, however.
Even with Charles Leclerc’s ten-place penalty in Montreal, Monegasque proved again that there is no time to give up. Carefully, he overtook cars one by one and took P5 from the last of the grid. Carlos Sainz, another Scuderia Ferrari driver, climbed to second place.