F1: George Russell achieves his first pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix | Video

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the british pilot George Russell (Mercedes) achieved this Saturday first pole position for his team this year and the first of his career Facing the Hungarian Grand Prix, thirteenth date of the 2022 season of the Formula 1, after a qualifying session in which the water gave a truce, with the Ferrari of Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc completing the podium.

with a time of 1:17.377 minutes, the British was the fastest in Q3 thanks to a stratospheric turn in the Hungaroring Circuit, where such a performance from Mercedes was not expected.

Sainz Jr (Ferrari) will start second and will accompany Russell in the front line, after being alone 44 thousandths slower than the Mercedes driver. Leclerc completes the top three spots on the gridwith a time of 1:17.567.

It was not the best day for Red Bull, first with the unexpected elimination of Sergio Pérez in Q2, will come out eleventh, and then with an Max Verstappen unable to complete a competitive lap in Q3, because reliability problems in your car in the second and final attempt, while in the first challenge he went too far.

Thus, the Dutch pilot, defending champion and leader of the classificationno, only could be tenth (1:18.823), almost a second and a half behind the ‘poleman’.

(With information from Europe Press)

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