Dutch GP (2022)

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02 Sep - 04 Sep
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Krack: Aston Martin F1 team progressing after “catastrophic” start to 2022

Aston Martin Formula 1 boss Mike Krack says his team has made good progress of late after a “catastrophic” start to the 2022 season.

Steiner: Haas has to “swallow the frog” after pitstop disasters

Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says his team has to “swallow the frog” and learn lessons after its disastrous pitstops at the Dutch Grand Prix.

Why Verstappen breaking F1's wins in a season record would be a unique yet misleading feat

OPINION: With a 109-point standings lead leaving Zandvoort, Max Verstappen’s second Formula 1 title triumph feels ever-more inevitable and that comes with the likelihood he’ll break a famous and long-standing record too. But, as Verstappen himself suggests, that doesn’t paint the true picture of the 2022 campaign

Mercedes still bracing itself for some tough F1 weekends

Mercedes insists it is not taking it for granted that it can fight for wins at every Formula 1 race from now on, despite some recent strong showings.

Sainz on Dutch GP penalty: I thought I had saved someone’s life

Carlos Sainz vented his frustration over his penalty for an unsafe release during a late pitstop in the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix as he felt he "had saved someone's life".

Why Porsche's Red Bull F1 plans appear dead in the water

For months it had been an open secret that Red Bull and Porsche would be tying up for a joint Formula 1 venture for the new engine rules era in 2026.

Hamilton late in selecting right engine mode for Dutch GP restart

Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he was late to switch to the right engine mode before the safety car restart at Formula 1's Dutch Grand Prix.

Piastri truth shows criticism of him in F1 contract saga was "unfair", says McLaren

McLaren says criticism aimed at Oscar Piastri for turning his back on the Alpine Formula 1 team has been shown to be "unfair" by the facts coming out.

Vettel on Hamilton blocking in Dutch GP: "I can't disappear"

Sebastian Vettel has challenged the blue flag penalty he received when being lapped by Lewis Hamilton in the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix, saying "I can't disappear."

Alonso: Dutch GP was "70 laps of qualifying" in recovery to sixth

Fernando Alonso said his Dutch Grand Prix felt like "70 laps of qualifying" as he fought from 13th to sixth, boosting Alpine’s bid for fourth in the Formula 1 constructors’ championship.

AlphaTauri rubbishes Dutch GP conspiracy theories and defends Schmitz

The AlphaTauri Formula 1 team has responded to conspiracy theories concerning Yuki Tsunoda’s retirement from the Dutch Grand Prix.

10 things we learned from the 2022 Dutch Grand Prix

Max Verstappen's points lead in the Formula 1 drivers' standings now looks more commanding than at any stage in last year's title battle after winning the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort. The Red Bull driver's determination to make 2022 a one-horse race aside, there was plenty to keep observers interested last weekend, including the outcome of Oscar Piastri's contract saga and an intriguing development in the mooted Red Bull-Porsche deal. Here's what we learned

Tsunoda VSC ruined six-lap shootout for Dutch GP win, says Mercedes Dutch GP
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Tsunoda VSC ruined six-lap shootout for Dutch GP win, says Mercedes

Mercedes believes Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen would have faced a six-lap shootout for victory at Zandvoort had it not been for the Virtual Safety Car period.

Could Mercedes have beaten Verstappen to Dutch GP victory? Dutch GP
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Could Mercedes have beaten Verstappen to Dutch GP victory?

Max Verstappen’s march to the Formula 1 title continued with his 10th victory of the season in Sunday’s Dutch Grand Prix - but it was not a race he won easily.

Verstappen: "Very surprising" Mercedes could make one-stop work in Dutch GP

Max Verstappen was surprised by Mercedes’ pace and that it could make a one-stop strategy work to challenge for victory in the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix.

Binotto hits back at Rosberg's F2/F3 jibe over Ferrari pitstops

Ferrari Formula 1 boss Mattia Binotto has hit back at comments from 2016 world champion Nico Rosberg that F2 and F3 teams are better at pitstops than the Maranello squad.

Dutch Grand Prix Driver Ratings 2022

The rollercoaster Zandvoort track is a stern test of Formula 1 cars in high-downforce configuration, and for drivers is one of the year's most challenging venues. A thrilling Dutch Grand Prix produced a popular home winner, but there were several excellent performances up and down the field

Horner: Herta only choice to replace Gasly in Red Bull camp

Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner has indicated that Pierre Gasly won’t be released to join Alpine unless “exciting talent” Colton Herta is granted a superlicence.

Autosport Podcast: F1 Dutch Grand Prix Review

Max Verstappen tightened his grip on the Formula 1 world title with another home win at the Dutch Grand Prix.

How Mercedes overcame Ferrari to become Verstappen’s 2022 Dutch GP win challengers

Just 0.021 seconds had split Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc in qualifying for the Dutch Grand Prix on Saturday. But come the race, the Monegasque's Ferrari was always playing catchup, while a strategic gamble from Mercedes meant Lewis Hamilton came closest to denying Verstappen's marauding Red Bull a fourth win on the trot

Wolff: F1 teams know they are "vomit bags" for angry drivers

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Formula 1 teams must accept they are "vomit bags" for driver frustrations, after Lewis Hamilton’s radio outburst at the Dutch Grand Prix.

AlphaTauri investigating Tsunoda’s 'drifting' car issue that led to VSC

AlphaTauri is investigating the issue that ended Yuki Tsunoda’s Dutch Grand Prix early after his Formula 1 car felt like it was “drifting”, causing him to stop twice on-track.

Ricciardo: Webber apologises as pair finally talk over Piastri situation

Daniel Ricciardo says he and Mark Webber have cleared things up over the Oscar Piastri situation, following a chat at Formula 1’s Dutch Grand Prix.

Ferrari blames "late call" for messy Sainz F1 pitstop in Dutch GP

Ferrari Formula 1 team principal Mattia Binotto has put Carlos Sainz's messy opening pitstop at the Dutch Grand Prix down to a "late call" to box the Spaniard.

Moment of "confusion" behind Hamilton, Russell Dutch GP near-miss

George Russell explained his near-miss with Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton while mounting his overtake in the Dutch Grand Prix, as the two had a moment of "confusion".

Horner surprised Mercedes didn't use Russell to protect Hamilton in F1 Dutch GP

Christian Horner was "quite surprised" by Mercedes' late-race pit calls in the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix, fearing Max Verstappen would face a two-on-one fight for victory.

Hamilton apologises to Mercedes for radio outburst in Dutch GP

Lewis Hamilton has apologised to Mercedes for his team radio outburst over its Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix strategy call as he dropped from the lead to finish fourth.

2022 F1 World Championship standings after the Dutch GP

Max Verstappen extended his lead in the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship after scoring his 10th win of the season in the Dutch Grand Prix.

Mercedes explains F1 strategy decision that left Hamilton furious in Dutch GP

Toto Wolff says his Mercedes Formula 1 team pushed to take risks with its Dutch Grand Prix strategy in order to fight for victory, rather than settle for a safe result.

F1 Dutch GP: Verstappen wins thrilling home race from Russell and Leclerc

Max Verstappen won a thrilling 2022 Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix ahead of George Russell and Charles Leclerc – seeing off various attacks from Mercedes and Ferrari around very disrupted proceedings.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Dutch GP

Max Verstappen won the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort on Sunday, his 10th victory of the season for Red Bull.

Live: F1 Dutch GP commentary and updates – Race

Follow along for all Formula 1 updates on Sunday for the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort.

Schumacher: Dutch GP Q3 "a box we wanted to tick" amid F1 future uncertainity

Mick Schumacher says his run to eighth place on the grid for the Dutch Grand Prix ticked a box as he fights for his Formula 1 future.

Hamilton: Change in Mercedes F1 car performance "like a mood swing"

Lewis Hamilton says the Mercedes 2022 Formula 1 car’s changing level of performance is “like a mood swing”, leaving him with “no idea” how it will fare at every race.

Dutch GP chiefs vow zero tolerance approach to flares for F1 race day

Dutch Grand Prix organisers have vowed to take a zero tolerance approach to flares, after the problems that marred Formula 1 qualifying on Saturday.

Leclerc hopes Ferrari can "play" with split strategies to pressure Verstappen

Charles Leclerc hopes Ferrari can “play a little bit” with split strategies to put polesitter Max Verstappen under pressure in today’s Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix.

F1 Dutch Grand Prix – Start time, starting grid, how to watch, & more

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen will start from pole position after topping qualifying for the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix. Here's how and when you can watch the race.

Alonso left frustrated after Dutch GP qualifying "misunderstanding" with Perez

Fernando Alonso was left frustrated after he came across the Red Bull of Sergio Perez on his final run in Q2 at the Formula 1 Dutch GP.

Leclerc says Zandvoort Turn 10 mistake cost him F1 Dutch GP pole

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc has explained how a mistake in windy conditions at Zandvoort's Turn 10 cost him pole against Formula 1 title rival Max Verstappen in Dutch Grand Prix qualifying.

Hamilton: Front row possible without yellows, but pole "highly optimistic"

Lewis Hamilton thinks he could have qualified on the front row at Zandvoort had yellow flags not ruined his final Formula 1 qualifying lap, but doubts pole was within reach.

Verstappen condemns "silly, stupid" use of flares by F1 Dutch GP fans

Max Verstappen has condemned the "silly" and "stupid" flare throwing during Dutch Grand Prix qualifying, with other Formula 1 drivers explaining even ones just kept in grandstands pose a danger.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Verstappen takes Dutch GP pole

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took pole position for the Dutch Grand Prix, the 15th round of the 2022 F1 World Championship.

F1 Dutch GP: Verstappen beats Leclerc to pole as Perez spins

Max Verstappen beat Charles Leclerc in qualifying for Formula 1’s 2022 Dutch Grand Prix, with Sergio Perez spinning off late in Q3 and denying the Mercedes cars a final shot.

Ricciardo: Decision on F1 future beyond 2022 can't be "emotional"

Daniel Ricciardo says that any decision about his Formula 1 future can’t be based on emotions, and he intends to take his time assessing his options after splitting with McLaren.

McLaren: Piastri case won’t change F1 junior programmes

McLaren CEO Zak Brown has denied that the Oscar Piastri case will have an impact on young driver programmes run by Formula 1 teams.

F1 Dutch GP: Leclerc edges Russell to top closely-matched FP3

Charles Leclerc edged out George Russell by just six-hundredths of a second to top final practice for the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix.

Live: F1 Dutch GP commentary and updates - Qualifying

Follow along for all Formula 1 updates as the Saturday sessions get underway ahead of the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort.

Szafnauer denies Alpine showed lack of loyalty to Piastri in F1 contract saga

Otmar Szafnauer denied Alpine showed Oscar Piastri a lack of loyalty through the recent Formula 1 contract saga, saying the team went "above and beyond” to support him.

Alpine to evaluate early Piastri F1 release next week

Alpine will make a call immediately after this weekend’s Dutch Grand Prix to decide if it ends its Formula 1 relationship with Oscar Piastri early.

Dutch GP: F1 technical images direct from the pitlane

Join us as we delve into the new and interesting technical features on display up and down the pitlane as teams prepare for the Dutch Grand Prix, courtesy of Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images.

Red Bull duo have not found "happy" place at F1 Dutch GP

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez say they haven’t found a "happy" place with their Formula 1 car, after a difficult opening practice day for the Dutch Grand Prix.

The times that show Red Bull is behind on all fronts so far at Zandvoort

After a flawless Belgian Grand Prix, Max Verstappen and Red Bull were given a tougher time on the opening day at Zandvoort. An F1 data dropout temporarily hid the full story and while the world championship leaders remain an ever-present threat able to strike at the Dutch GP, they are behind on both one-lap and race-pace running so far

F1 Dutch GP qualifying - Start time, how to watch & more

Charles Leclerc topped the times on Friday for Ferrari ahead of the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix. Here’s how and when to watch qualifying.

Russell would be "shocked" if Mercedes fights for Zandvoort F1 pole

George Russell says he would be "very shocked" if Mercedes was able to repeat its pole position from the Hungaroring at Zandvoort, as he believes Formula 1 qualifying is "our weak point".

Red Bull: Porsche must decide if it wants to join F1 on our terms

Red Bull says the ball is now in Porsche’s court as to whether or not the German manufacturer wants to accept its terms to join forces in Formula 1.

F1 results: Leclerc fastest in Dutch GP practice on Friday

Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc set the fastest time during Dutch Grand Prix practice at Zandvoort on Friday, round 15 of the 2022 Formula 1 world championship.

F1 Dutch GP: Leclerc tops FP2 ahead of Sainz in Ferrari 1-2

Charles Leclerc led Carlos Sainz in a Ferrari 1-2 in second practice for Formula 1’s 2022 Dutch Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton, with home hero Max Verstappen just eighth.

Seidl: New signing Piastri a "perfect fit" for McLaren in F1

Oscar Piastri will be a "perfect fit" for McLaren in Formula 1 next year, reckons its team principal Andreas Seidl.

Alpine keeps on F1 upgrade push as top three teams hold back

Alpine is one of the few teams to introduce updates at Formula 1's Dutch Grand Prix with the top three squads steering clear of new developments.

Gasly surprised Piastri turned down Alpine F1 drive for 2023

Pierre Gasly was “quite surprised” to see Oscar Piastri turn down a Formula 1 drive with Alpine for 2023, calling the move “quite bold”.