Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc wins Formula 1 Australian GP

Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc wins Formula 1 Australian GP

Australian Grand Prix 2022: Charles Leclerc claimed his second win of the Formula One season for Ferrari with a pole-to-flag victory at the Australian Grand Prix on 10 April 2022.

Key Highlights:

  • Leclerc became the first Ferrari driver since Fernando Alonso in Singapore in 2010 to complete a racing “grand slam” comprised of winning pole position, leading wire-to-wire and also posting the fastest time.
  • Red Bull driver Sergio Perez, left, of Mexico was second.
  • George Russell  Mercedes finished third while Lewis Hamilton finished fourth.
  • McLaren pair Orlando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo finished fifth and sixth respectively.

The 2022 Australian Grand Prix (officially known as the Formula 1 Heineken Australian Grand Prix 2022) was a Formula One motor race that was held on 10 April 2022 in Melbourne, Victoria.