The Ferrari driver beat both Red Bulls to the top spot in qualifying, regardless of trailing a minimum of certainly one of Sergio Perez or Max Verstappen in the course of the Q1 and Q2 periods, along with his remaining Q3 effort of 1m41.359s giving him pole by 0.282s from Perez.
The Mexican driver missed out on getting a tow for his final Q3 run on account of a suspected refuelling problem which delayed him from leaving the Pink Bull storage with team-mate Verstappen.
With Verstappen having to accept third, it noticed provisional polesitter Carlos Sainz relegated to fourth place for Ferrari. George Russell as soon as once more led the most effective of the remainder cost for Mercedes in fifth place forward of AlphaTauri’s Pierre Gasly.
Lewis Hamilton continued to wrestle with the bouncing Mercedes to take seventh place in qualifying, simply forward of Yuki Tsunoda within the different AlphaTauri, as Sebastian Vettel grabbed ninth for Aston Martin forward of Alpine’s Fernando Alonso.
Lance Stroll crashed throughout Q1 of qualifying to trigger a pink flag, with the Aston Martin driver down in nineteenth place on the grid for the race.
Max Verstappen, Pink Bull Racing RB18, George Russell, Mercedes W13, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes W13
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When is the F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix?
- Date: Sunday twelfth June 2022
- Begin time: 12:00pm BST, 3:00pm native time
The eighth spherical of the 2022 F1 season, the Azerbaijan GP at Baku Metropolis Circuit, will get underway at 3:00pm native time (12:00pm BST) on Sunday twelfth June.
How can I watch Formulation 1?
In the UK Formulation 1 is just broadcast reside on Sky Sports activities, with highlights proven on Channel 4 a number of hours after the race has completed. Reside streaming by means of NOW can also be obtainable within the UK.
Sky Sports activities F1, which broadcasts the F1 races, could be added as a part of the Sky Sports activities channels which prices £20 a month for brand spanking new prospects. Sky Sports activities can be accessed by means of NOW with a one-off day cost of £11.98p or a month membership of £33.99p per 30 days.
Followers wanting to look at the race without spending a dime should wait till the night of Saturday (qualifying) or Sunday (race) to see the highlights on Channel 4.
Lando Norris, McLaren MCL36
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How can I watch the F1 Azerbaijan GP?
In the UK, Sky Sports activities might be reside broadcasting the Azerbaijan GP, with the race proven reside on Sky Sports activities F1 and Sky Sports activities Most important Occasion. Pre-race protection might be beginning on each channels at 10:30am BST forward of the race begin at 12:00pm BST.
- Channels: Sky Sports activities F1 and Sky Sports activities Most important Occasion
- Begin time: 10:30am BST, Sunday twelfth June 2022
Autosport might be working a live text coverage of the Azerbaijan GP here.
When can I watch the F1 Azerbaijan GP highlights?
In the UK Channel 4 is broadcasting highlights of the Azerbaijan GP at 6:30pm BST on Sunday night. The total programme will run for 2 hours and half-hour, overlaying the pre-race, the race highlights and the preliminary post-race response to wrap up the most important speaking factors of the race weekend.
For your complete 2022 F1 season, Channel 4 will broadcast highlights of each qualifying and race of every occasion. The highlights will even be obtainable on Channel 4’s on demand catch up companies.
- Channel: Channel 4
- Begin time: 6:30pm BST, Sunday twelfth June 2022
Charles Leclerc, Ferrari F1-75
Picture by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images
Will the F1 Azerbaijan GP be on the radio?
Reside radio protection of each apply, qualifying and race for the 2022 F1 season might be obtainable on the BBC Radio 5 Reside, 5 Reside Sports activities Additional stations, the BBC Sounds app and the through the BBC Sport web site.
Reside protection of the Azerbaijan GP will begin at 12:00pm BST on BBC Radio 5 Reside and on the BBC Sounds app.
Climate forecast for the F1 Azerbaijan GP
Present climate forecasts predict sunny and heat situations on the Baku Metropolis Circuit in Baku, with a low likelihood of rain and cloud cowl. The temperature is anticipated to be 29 levels Celsius for the beginning of the race, seven levels hotter than the Monaco GP final day trip.
What number of laps is the F1 Azerbaijan GP?
The race is scheduled to finish 51 laps at Baku Metropolis Circuit, overlaying a complete race distance of 306.049km.