F1 race results from the Miami Grand Prix
Today, F1 drivers unloads in Miami, Florida. It’s the inaugural Miami Grand Prix at the Hard Rock Stadium!
View 2022 Miami Grand Prix results below.
Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz set the front row. Lance Stroll and Sebastian Vettel will start from the pit lane.
Green flag, Leclerc is clear into turn one. Max Verstappen drives it deep on the outside and runs side by side with Sainz for 2nd. Verstappen takes 2nd away as he has the inside for turn two!
Lap 5, Lewis Hamilton thinks he has damage.
Lap 7, Zhou is heading to the garage with mechanical issues. His race is over.
Lap 9, Verstappen is closing on Leclerc in the battle for the lead! He has a run down the front stretch with DRS engaged. Verstappen drives to the inside in turn one and Verstappen takes the race lead!
Lap 15, Verstappen leads Leclerc by 3 seconds.
Lap 25, Leclerc pits from 2nd. The next lap, Verstappen pits from the race lead.
Lap 28, Sainz is the last car to the pit lane. Verstappen cycles back to the lead.
Lap 40, Verstappen leads Leclerc by 8 seconds.
Fernando Alonso dives inside of Gasly into turn one. It’s under investigation as the two made light contact.
Penalty: Alonso has been handed a 5 second penalty.
Lap 41, big crash! Lando Norris makes contact with Gasly. Norris loses his right rear wheel and he spins like a top. The safety car is deployed!
Green, Verstappen is clear into turn one.
Lap 47, Stroll and Magnussen make contact and it’s under investigation. No call made.
Lap 51, Leclerc is all over Verstappen in the battle for the lead.
Lap 52, Sainz is stalking Perez for 3rd. Sainz has a run into turn one. He drives it deep, misses the corner completely but he takes the spot!
Lap 54, Mick Schumacher dives inside of Sebastian Vettel. Vettel turns into the corner and they make wheel to wheel contact. Vettel is launched into the air and into a spin. Heavy damage for both cars. It’s under investigation.
2 to go, Verstappen leads Leclerc by 1.3 seconds.
Max Verstappen wins the Miami Grand Prix!
May 8, 2022
Pos | Driver
1. M. Verstappen
2. C. Leclerc
3. C. Sainz
4. S. Perez
5. G. Russell
6. L. Hamilton
7. V. Bottas
8. E. Ocon
9. A. Albon
10. D. Ricciardo
11. L. Stroll
12. F. Alonso
13. Y. Tsunoda
14. N. Latifi
15. M. Schumacher
16. K. Magnussen
17. S. Vettel
18. P. Gasly
19. L. Norris
20. G. Zhou