Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton shall be aiming for his first win of the season whereas Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz is hungry for one more Formulation One victory heading into Sunday’s Austrian Prix.
It took Sainz 150 races to lastly win at a crash-marred Silverstone final Sunday, when Hamilton collected a second straight podium to underline how the Mercedes upgrades are paying off.
The seven-time F1 champion has received no less than one race in every of the previous 15 seasons in F1 and wishes another win to eclipse Michael Schumacher and set one other document, to go along with 103 wins and 103 pole positions.
Lewis Hamilton struggles
However Hamilton’s Mercedes group struggled to adapt to the brand new F1 guidelines and “floor impact”—the place the ground generates aerodynamic grip and causes bouncing.
Again-to-back podiums make him assured a primary win is approaching, after final successful 12 races in the past on the penultimate race of 2021 in Saudi Arabia.
Dash for factors
Austria is the second race this season that includes a dash race, the place the winner collects eight additional factors. Verstappen overtook Leclerc to win it in Imola then received the race with a quickest lap bonus for a most of 34 factors general.
When: July 10 (Sunday)
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Reside Streaming: Hotstar
Timing: 06:55 pm IST onwards
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