After his recent victory in Spain and Sergio Perez’s fourth-place finish behind the Mercedes drivers, Max Verstappen currently holds a commanding 53-point lead over his Red Bull teammate in the drivers’ standings.
Friday practice at the Canadian Grand Prix presented a few challenges, as the track’s CCTV systems experienced issues, resulting in the cancellation of the first practice session. To compensate for the lost track time, the second practice was extended to 90 minutes, during which Lewis Hamilton secured the fastest time in a Mercedes 1-2.
The final practice session is scheduled to commence at 5:30pm BST, followed by the qualifying session at 9pm BST. Stay tuned for the latest updates.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about F1 Canadian GP
What is the current standing of Max Verstappen in the F1 drivers’ standings?
Max Verstappen is currently leading the F1 drivers’ standings by a significant margin of 53 points.
Who is Max Verstappen’s teammate in the Red Bull team?
Sergio Perez is Max Verstappen’s teammate in the Red Bull team.
Which driver topped the Friday practice session at the Canadian GP?
Lewis Hamilton, driving for Mercedes, topped the Friday practice session at the Canadian GP.
Why was the first practice session effectively cancelled?
The first practice session was effectively cancelled due to issues with the track’s CCTV systems.
When does the qualifying session for the Canadian GP start?
The qualifying session for the Canadian GP is scheduled to start at 9pm BST.