F1 Canadian GP 2022: Max Verstappen Gives Everything for First Podium : Okezone Sports

MONTREAL – Red Bull Racing driver, Max Verstappen, came out as the winner of the 2022 Canadian GP F1 race. He admitted that he gave everything for the victory because he really enjoyed racing at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal, Monday 20 June 2022, early morning WIB.

Verstappen beat Carlos Sainz Jr (Scuderia Ferrari) in this race. Sainz also had to settle for second place.

Verstappen fought not only with Sainz in this race, but also Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes AMG Petronas). Verstappen also beat Hamilton who finished third.

Overall, he praised the Ferrari drivers. Because, Sainz’s teammate, Charles Leclerc, also performed well by finishing fifth.

“The weekend went pretty smoothly for me, and we can be happy with that. Overall, Ferrari is very fast and strong in racing,” said Verstappen, quoted from Grandprix247, Wednesday (22/6/2022).

Verstappen revealed that he felt the sensation of a real race ahead of the finish line. He said the last two laps were so much fun.

Max Verstappen (Image: Reuters)

“It was really exciting in the end, the last two laps were really fun, I really raced and I gave everything I have,” added the Dutchman.

“The end-of-race eagle safety car certainly didn’t help, Carlos (Sainz) had fresh tires so it was difficult, I preferred to attack than defend, but luckily it worked. This year too, we seem to be fast on the straights so that helps a lot.”



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