The collision, which was not investigated, left Sainz struck in the gravel, while Ricciardo was able to get back on track and make a pit stop at the end of the lap. , The drivers and teams were the same as the season entry list with no additional stand-in drivers for the race. Maher, Thomas; Rencken, Dieter (24 April 2022).  Leclerc saw his leading advantage in the standings reduced from 45 to 27 points. Which to me is even worse than DRS. Sprint Qualifying was deemed a success in 2021, hence they will continue this year.  Sergio Prez soon recovered to third, while Carlos Sainz Jr. came back to fourth.
How F1's new rules really rate halfway through their first season. The third red flag came early into Q3 as Magnussen spun his car at Acque Minerali, but the Dane was able to reverse out and keep going. , Leclerc remained close behind Prez, who went over the grass at the chicane at turns 1415 on lap 28, and Leclerc closed the gap to less than one second but was not able to make the overtake.
GMT would be one hour earlier. Hard to scroll back through pages to find tv times.
&  Unlike the 2021 season, in which the qualifying for the Formula One sprint determined the grid for Saturday and the winner of the sprint would be considered as the pole-sitter for the Grand Prix, the 2022 rules state that the driver setting the fastest time on qualifying would be considered as the pole-sitter regardless of the sprint results. We will see Sainz at Ferrari through at least the end of the 2024 season.. All rights reserved. The 2022 F1 season continues with the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola. Sprint  Leclerc overtook Norris with the help of DRS by lap 51, as both Red Bull cars responded to Leclerc's undercut attempt and pitted on lap 51 (Prez) and 52 (Verstappen), respectively. Hamilton just about made it into Q2 as eliminated were Tsunoda, Gasly, Latifi, Ocon and Albon. & In the Constructors' Championship, Ferrari led Mercedes by 39 points and Red Bull Racing by a further 10. The full results of the second practice session for the 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix are shown below: Unlike the 2021 season, in which only the first three placed drivers in the sprint race received points, the 2022 rules expanded points to the first eight drivers. I struggle to call it racing when success is penalised. Find out more and sign up here: For details of coverage in your area see these links or share information in the comments: RaceFans earns a commission on products sold via the links to our affiliate partners above, however you are not charged any extra. Revised Ferrari clutch expected to improve F1 starts. Med  Verstappen extended his lead on Prez and Leclerc.  Having led every lap whilst also having set the fastest lap and winning the race, Verstappen achieved his second career grand slam, while Red Bull had their first 12 finish since the 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix. The final minutes saw cars sampling the track in intermediate tires with no further improvement, hence making it the first time since the 2012 Japanese Grand Prix neither Mercedes made it into Q3. Join us on RaceFans Live throughout every session of the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix weekend. The 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix (officially the Formula 1 Rolex Gran Premio del Made in Italy e dell'Emilia-Romagna 2022) was the fourth race of the 2022 FIA Formula One World Championship, held at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari on the weekend of April 22-24 2022.  The first practice session ended with Charles Leclerc quickest ahead of Carlos Sainz Jr. and Max Verstappen.  Albon, Gasly, and Hamilton finished 11th, 12th, and 13th, respectively, after Esteban Ocon received a five-second penalty and was demoted to 14th for an unsafe release in the pits, which forced Hamilton to lift off in the pit lane and drop a place, ahead of Zhou Guanyu, Nicholas Latifi, and Schumacher, who spun for a second time in the race, while Ricciardo, who was the only driver to make a second pit stop for a set of hard compounds and suffered a damaged diffusor from the collision with Sainz, finished last. Sergio Prez Red Bull  Leclerc saw his leading advantage in the standings reduced from 45 to 27 points. Adrian Hancox (@ahxshades) 18th April 2022, 15:37. , The sprint started at 16:30 local time on 23 April and lasted for 21 laps. F1 Grand Prix sprint results: Verstappen wins for Imola pole, Why Mercedes isn't ready to 'cut its losses' with W13 concept, Van der Mark to remain at BMW's WSBK team in 2023, 2022 F1 French Grand Prix session timings and preview, How the DTM has come back stronger from its Norisring nadir, Russell: Open-minded approach needed to evolve F1 rules.  This caused the session to end prematurely, leaving the drivers with no more chance to improve their lap times. Practice 2 Max Verstappen Red Bull & Just use this one: https://f1countdown.com/, Adrian Hancox (@ahxshades) 18th April 2022, 15:35.  The second part of qualifying was red flagged after Carlos Sainz Jr. spun at turn 18 and collided with the outside barrier; although his time was fast enough for him to advance to the third part of qualifying, he was not able to participate in the session due to his crash, leaving him tenth.  In the next seven laps, those gaps remained stable, as Verstappen was 5.5 seconds ahead of Prez, with Leclerc at 1.9 seconds behind. Red Bull's Max Verstappen will start the race from pole position after repassing Ferrari rival Charles Leclerc on the penultimate lap of Saturday's sprint event. Time Driver The session was red flagged twice due to the wet conditions causing spins at turn twelve by Lando Norris and later Valtteri Bottas. Charles Leclerc and Ferrari arrive at the venue with a healthy lead in both championships, but there are more points on offer than ever before as part of a revised scoring system for the three Sprints in 2022. Official Name Newbold, James; Smith, Luke (24 April 2022). Regardless, his legacy only looks set to be further cemented thanks to his tireless work off-track to help boost a rising star and also make motorsport a better place.  On lap 50, Leclerc went into the pits for soft compounds and came out in fourth position, behind Norris. Ricciardo went into the pits on lap 18 to switch to dry, medium compound tyres, which led the rest of the field to follow suit over the next few laps. Max Verstappen Red Bull As well as access to the live world feed you can watch onboard cameras and hear live team radio from all 20 drivers. Collantine, Keith; Cottingham, Claire (24 April 2022). Max Verstappen had a bad start and Charles Leclerc took the lead, while Pierre Gasly hit Guanyu Zhou at turn 9, causing a puncture and Zhou's retirement, which brought out the safety car.
Still tickets left the last time I looked. Third  Russell, Sebastian Vettel, and Lance Stroll had a good start, with Russell sixth, Vettel ninth, and Stroll eleventh. As of writing this, there are three confirmed Sprint races to be held at Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, Austrian Grand Prix, and Brazilian Grand Prix.  First was Kevin Magnussen spinning at turn 12, one of many drivers having issues at that part of the track. With 5 minutes to go, Lando Norris beached his McLaren MCL36 in the gravel trap, which led to a red flag momentarily interrupting the session, but he was able to quickly get his car unstuck and back to the pits, so the session resumed a couple minutes later. McLaren's Norris was third and Magnussen, driving for Haas, a team that did not qualify higher than 14th in 2021, was fourth, which was the team's best qualifying in its history.  Verstappen's teammate Sergio Prez managed seventh behind Fernando Alonso and Daniel Ricciardo, with Bottas, Sebastian Vettel, and Sainz occupying the rest of the top ten. Gran Premio del Made in Italy e dell'Emilia-Romagna, Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, 2022 Formula One World Championship Entries, "FIA announces World Motor Sport Council decisions", Fdration Internationale de l'Automobile, "Verstappen leads Red Bull one-two at Imola as Leclerc spins out of third", "Verstappen snatches P1 from Leclerc in thrilling Imola Sprint", "How does the F1 Sprint work? Cloudy  Those eliminated were Lance Stroll, Zhou Guanyu, Mick Schumacher, and notably George Russell and Lewis Hamilton, the two Mercedes drivers, the first time since the 2012 Japanese Grand Prix that a Mercedes car did not make the final part of qualifying. Race Details Carlos Sainz says he did not mean comments following his Austria retirement to be criticism of the marshals that helped him escape the blaze engulfing his Ferrari Formula 1 car. Sprint Qualifying from 2021 was renamed to Sprint.  He broke an endplate but avoided suspension damage, and was able to restart and get a new front wing and soft compounds at the pits. , There were two practice sessions, both lasting one hour.  Sergio Prez recovered to third, while Carlos Sainz Jr. came back to fourth. Lap Leaders.  In an attempt to push and get closer to Prez for an overtake, Leclerc clattered the kerbs at the turns 1415 chicane and spun to the outside wall on lap 54.
 In the first laps, Leclerc pushed hard to keep Verstappen out of DRS range but started to suffer from graining. , Charles Leclerc was the Drivers' Championship leader after the previous round in Australia with 71 points, 34 ahead of George Russell in second, with Carlos Sainz Jr. in third, four points behind Russell. Driver It was Red Bull Racing's first 12 finish since the 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix, as well as Verstappen's second career grand slam, having started in pole position after winning the sprint race from first position on Saturday, and set the fastest lap while leading every lap of the race he won on Sunday. , Tyre supplier Pirelli brought the C2, C3, and C4 tyre compounds (designated hard, medium, and soft, respectively) for teams to use at the event.
The second practice session started at 12:30 local time on 23 April.  Going into turn 1, Leclerc lost positions to Sergio Prez and Lando Norris, while Sainz was overtaken by Norris at the start and was hit by Daniel Ricciardo. Leclerc, Hamilton Verstappen So, how exactly are those major rule changes really working now the evidence has mounted up? Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari Imola, Emilia-Romagna, Italy  The safety car brought out by the SainzRicciardo collision was withdrawn on lap 4. The 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix (officially known as the Formula 1 Rolex Gran Premio del Made in Italy e dell'Emilia-Romagna 2022) was a Formula One motor race held on 24 April 2022 at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola, Italy. First, apologies, I hit report by mistake instead of reply.  Only ten drivers had set times before the red flag, causing the track to become congested. First  On lap 50, Leclerc went into the pits for soft compounds and came out in fourth position, behind Norris. @ahxshades Ill be there. 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Second , Leclerc remained close behind Prez, who went over the grass at the chicane at turns 1415 on lap 28, and Leclerc closed the gap to less than one second but was not able to make the overtake. Vettel gives update on F1 future as he shuts down 'rumours'. George Russell will be the top Mercedes driver on the grid in 11th, three places ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton.  Those starting on the right side of the grid, such as championship leader Charles Leclerc in second and his teammate Carlos Sainz Jr. in fourth, had a bad start due to a bitumen asphalt strip, which was added to cover the old starting line but had become more slippery when it rained. Daniel Ricciardo and Valtteri Bottas were stuck in their garages as their cars were being worked on by their mechanics, so they did not get a set a time.  Verstappen extended his lead on Prez and Leclerc. & Russell, Norris Course Heres how the Mexican has succeeded where Pierre Gasly and Alex Albon before him stumbled, Why F1 drivers can't have their cake and eat it over track limits. The full results of the first practice session for the 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix are shown below: The opening minutes of qualifying was stopped after Albon developed a brake fire on the rear of his Williams, the same problem that hit Latifi during the Bahrain test. OPINION: By winning at the Red Bull Ring last weekend, Charles Leclerc ended a 19-year victory drought for Ferrari in Austria. Sainz: I didn't mean Austria F1 fire comments as criticism of marshals. The second red flag in the session was called when Valtteri Bottas's Alfa Romeo had an issue causing him to pull off the side of the track at turn 16, with only three minutes left in the session.  In the second practice session, George Russell set the fastest lap ahead of Sergio Prez and Leclerc. Many drivers went off the track due to the low track temperatures and wet patches causing reduced tyre grip and resulted in numerous lock ups. April 24, 2022 Verstappen's teammate Sergio Perez will line up third, just ahead of Carlos Sainz in the second Ferrari. 4 of 2022 Yeah, not the first time I am mislead on this site regarding race weekend schedule due to wrong time zones. It was the first weekend of the season to hold the Sprint race weekend format.  It was won by Max Verstappen ahead of teammate Sergio Prez in second and Lando Norris in third. , The weekend format remains the same as last year, as follows:.  It was the first Grand Prix weekend of the 2022 season to utilize the Formula One sprint racing format. & One of the biggest gripes over track limits in Formula 1 has been consistency, and thus new race director Niels Wittich has chosen to enforce track limits at every corner - with the white line the outer permissible extremity.  Verstappen had set the fastest lap ahead Leclerc, the championship leader, who qualified in second. , In the first laps, Leclerc pushed hard to keep Verstappen out of the DRS zone but started suffering from graining.  When the DRS was activated on lap 35, after being off until then because of wet-weather conditions, despite all drivers being on dry tyres, Leclerc was over one second behind Prez, while Pierre Gasly was able to get into DRS zone behind Alexander Albon, as Lewis Hamilton remained stuck behind the two drivers for the rest of the race, being lapped by Verstappen on lap 40.  Having led every lap whilst also having set the fastest lap and winning the race, Verstappen achieved his second career grand slam, while Red Bull had their first 12 finish since the 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix. Ricciardo went into the pits on lap 18 to switch to dry, medium compound tyres, which led the rest of the field to follow suit over the next few laps. @psynrg I just enjoy the racing, yes it impacts the purity, and I would prefer it without success ballast, but Im not going to turn my back on a series because its not perfect what would be left to watch?  Albon, Gasly, and Hamilton finished 11th, 12th, and 13th, respectively, after Esteban Ocon received a five-second penalty and was demoted to 14th for an unsafe release in the pits, which forced Hamilton to lift off in the pit lane and drop a place, ahead of Zhou Guanyu, Nicholas Latifi, and Schumacher, who spun for a second time in the race, while Ricciardo, who was the only driver to make a second pit stop for a set of hard compounds and suffered a damaged diffusor from the collision with Sainz, finished last. Practice 1 The RB5 was the first Red Bull to win a GP but, as Stuart Codling explains, the early success of the car in 2009 was somewhat against the run of form. 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix Permanent racing facility4.909km (3.051mi) BST has been in operation for three weeks now . En lees het laatste F1 nieuws in het Nederlands! Its also Portugal GP for MotoGP from 22-24 April and that is going to far more exciting to watch(across all 3 classes). Heres why. @ahxshades Sincerely, how do you reconcile racing with success ballast? Find the latest F1 news and news from other motorsport series at RacingNews365.com, the world's leading independent F1 website providing daily F1 coverage.  With the results, Sainz returned to second in the standings, while Verstappen rose from 6th to 5th, as both Mercedes drivers George Russell and Lewis Hamilton did not get any points.. I used to love BTCC until they introduced this nonsense. Max Verstappen Red Bull Pole Position Hamilton: 2022 F1 struggles have been "valuable lesson" for Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes Formula 1 struggles through the first half of the season have been a valuable lesson learned that will help it appreciate future success that much more., How Perez ended the curse of Red Bulls second F1 seat, Being Max Verstappens teammate has been the undoing of several drivers, but Sergio Perez has finally made the job his own. Running an FP under parc ferme restrictions is just useless. , Verstappen won ahead of Prez, Norris, Russell, whose front-wing aerodynamic balance was not adjusted at his pit stop, and Valtteri Bottas, with Leclerc, Yuki Tsunoda, Vettel, Magnussen, and Stroll to complete the top 10. Distance Below are the start times for the race for various time zones across the world. Promoted content from around the web | Become a RaceFans Supporter to hide this ad and others. Follow RacingNews365 on your favorite social media channels! What time does the 2022 F1 French GP start? Sky Sports and Movistar also offer their own live streaming service in the UK and Spain respectively. Race Number You are logged in. C2 Find out more about RaceFans and contact us here. , Max Verstappen had a bad start and Charles Leclerc took the lead, while Pierre Gasly hit Zhou Guanyu at turn 9, causing a puncture for Gasly, and Zhou's retirement, which brought out the safety car. Create your free account now! 2022 Miami Grand Prix  When the DRS was activated on lap 35, after being off until then because of wet-weather conditions, despite all drivers being on dry tyres, Leclerc was over one second behind Prez, while Pierre Gasly was able to get into DRS zone behind Alexander Albon, as Lewis Hamilton remained stuck behind the two drivers for the rest of the race, being lapped by Verstappen on lap 40. Ocon, Bottas Free to Air in the UK all day Sunday on ITV4 I should add. The first practice session started at 13:30 local time (UTC+02:00) on Friday, 22 April. , Qualifying took place at 17:00 local time and was scheduled to last one hour.  Going into turn 1, Leclerc lost positions to Sergio Prez and Lando Norris, while Sainz was overtaken by Norris at the start and was hit by Daniel Ricciardo. C4 sato113 (@sato113) 18th April 2022, 16:02, Red Andy (@red-andy) 19th April 2022, 6:25. Ricciardo, Alonso , The DRS detection point was moved further back before turn 17.  Unlike the 2021 season, in which only the first three placed drivers in the sprint received points, the 2022 rules expanded points to the first eight drivers. Leading up to the weekend, Ferrari announced they had renewed Carlos Sainz's contract for an additional two years. & If anyone is interested there is also the BTCC season opening weekend with great support races at Donington Park next weekend 23-24 April too. Chris Lloyd (@chrisr1718) 19th April 2022, 7:59. Stay up to date with top drivers including World Champions Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen, Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso, established stars Daniel Ricciardo and Sergio Perez, and youngsters Lando Norris, George Russell and Charles Leclerc. Full-distance race with two remaining sets of tires. The table is in BST (or GMT+1), not GMT. C3 Wet Following the Sprint, Sunday's Grand Prix will take place over 63 laps of the 4.909-kilometre Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, more commonly known as Imola, with a maximum race time of two hours if there are any stoppages or delays. Adrian Hancox (@ahxshades) 21st April 2022, 21:26.  In the Drivers' Championship, Sainz fell to fifth, while both Verstappen and Red Bull made a comeback to second place in the Drivers' and Constructor championships, respectively. 1.18.446 on lap 55 Partly Cloudy OPINION: Formula 1 is now exactly halfway through its first season running the new cars championship owner Liberty Media set about introducing after its 2017 purchase. The drivers aren't exactly happy with that in practice, but it does afford the uniformity that they desired Why a title-less 2022 F1 season won't stop Hamilton's legacy from growing.  In the next seven laps, those gaps remained stable, as Verstappen was 5.5 seconds ahead of Prez, with Leclerc at 1.9 seconds behind.  On lap 8, Leclerc overtook Norris into turn 1, but by then he had a 6.2 and 3.3 seconds deficit to Verstappen and Prez, respectively. , In Q3, there were three more red flags, bringing the total in qualifying to five, a new record.  He broke an endplate but avoided suspension damage, and was able to restart and get a new front wing and soft compounds at the pits. Podium  On lap 19, both Prez and Russell, the latter now running fourth after overtaking Kevin Magnussen on lap 12, pitted, which was a lap earlier than Verstappen and Leclerc, the latter of whom had a successful overcut to come in front of Prez for second; however, due to Leclerc's colder tyres, Prez was able to take the position back a few turns later, as Verstappen expanded his lead to 7.5 seconds. Adrian Hancox (@ahxshades) 19th April 2022, 17:50. The return of Formula 1's sprint race format at the Austrian Grand Prix provided drivers with two bites at the cherry to make progress after qualifying. And when you buy using the link below you also make a contribution to RaceFans! Weather Conditions At a F1 Commision in mid-February, the teams and FIA together decided to introduce some changes to the Sprint Qualifying from last year. See here for more information. Soft But it was the manner of his triumph over Max Verstappen that Formula 1 fans should savour now and recall later. Sad to find out these US times are all incorrect, I guess I should use another source The times listed here are all one hour later than the actual EDT start times for every session. The Saturday morning tricks that expose Alonso's true mindset, They were unnoticed by many, and eventually rendered futile due to a car problem that prevented him from starting the sprint race. GPDA director George Russell believes that Formula 1s new race directors should work with the drivers to evolve the regulations.
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