The Security Automobile was wanted after a chaotic begin on the 100KM Dash in Qatar, as whereas Oscar Piastri was in a position to get away properly from pole place, his fellow rookie driver Liam Lawson’s day ended within the gravel.
Piastri made a robust begin to preserve a maintain of the lead, however it was not excellent news for his group mate, Lando Norris, who dropped right down to sixth from second, because the fast-charging George Russell, in addition to the Ferraris, got here previous.
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Max Verstappen went from third to fifth as a sluggish begin noticed him drop down the order, though he’s nonetheless in prime place to seal his third drivers’ title. Additional again, his group mate, Sergio Perez dropped from eighth to eleventh.
As for Lawson, his race ended after shedding the rear of his automotive and dropping it into the gravel within the opening exchanges, bringing an finish to the AlphaTauri driver’s night.
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