RACE DEBRIEF

    Driver of the Day 2022

    Introduced in 2016, the Driver of the Day award is voted for by fans during each Grand Prix and announced at the end of the race. Here's this year's winners so far...

    FORMULA 1 PIRELLI GRAN PREMIO DE ESPANA 2022

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    A remarkable recovery drive from Lewis Hamilton rightly impressed you, the seven-time champion fighting his way up to P5 at the flag after dropping to the back of the pack on the opening lap following contact with Kevin Magnussen. Here’s how the voting broke down…

    Lewis Hamilton - 22.8%
    Sergio Perez - 16.3%
    George Russell - 15.7%
    Max Verstappen - 11.4%
    Fernando Alonso - 6.9%

    FORMULA 1 CRYPTO.COM MIAMI GRAND PRIX 2022

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    It wasn't the smoothest of weekends for the world champion, but when it counted Max Verstappen duly delivered for Red Bull, overhauling Charles Leclerc and holding off the Ferrari in the closing stages to win both the inaugural race in Miami and your vote. Here’s how the numbers broke down…

    Max Verstappen - 18%
    Mick Schumacher - 14.5%
    George Russell - 12.7%
    Charles Leclerc - 8.6%
    Sergio Perez - 7.6%

    FORMULA 1 ROLEX GRAN PREMIO DEL MADE IN ITALY E DELL'EMILIA-ROMAGNA 2022

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    A faultless race to top off a faultess weekend at Imola for the reigning world champion. Max Verstappen dominated proceedings for Red Bull in Italy and few would argue with your decision. Here’s how the voting broke down…

    Max Verstappen - 14.7%
    Sergio Perez - 11.5%
    Lando Norris - 11%
    George Russell - 9.3%
    Yuki Tsunoda - 8.7%

    FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX 2022

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    A faultless performance from Charles Leclerc saw him notch up his second - and most commanding - win of the season so far. With pole position and fastest lap to boot, no wonder the Ferrari man garnered your admiration. Here’s how the voting broke down…

    Charles Leclerc - 19.7%
    Sergio Perez - 14.8%
    Daniel Ricciardo - 9.4%
    George Russell - 9.3%
    Alex Albon - 8.2%

    FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2022

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    He may not have won the Grand Prix, but Charles Leclerc’s epic duel with Max Verstappen for victory in Jeddah thrilled F1 fans the world over – and you showed your appreciation for the Ferrari man’s race craft with your votes. Here’s how it broke down…

    Charles Leclerc - 26.8%
    Max Verstappen - 14.5%
    Lewis Hamilton - 10.1%
    Sergio Perez - 9.5%
    Kevin Magnussen - 7.5%

    FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX 2022

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    What a way to start the season? First Charles Leclerc took pole position in Sakhir, then he controlled the race throughout to lead home team mate Carlos Sainz for a memorable Ferrari one-two. No wonder he got your nod. Here’s how the voting broke down…

    Charles Leclerc - 28.3%
    Kevin Magnussen - 22.5%
    Max Verstappen - 9%
    Lewis Hamilton - 5.1%
    Zhou Guanyu - 5%