Max Verstappen is PointsBet favorite for 2022 French Grand Prix with plus odds for first time in four rounds
For the first time in four weeks, Max Verstappen shows plus odds after failing to win in back-to-back races for the first time in 2022.This is the first time this season that Verstappen has failed to win back-to-back races with Carlos Sainz, Jr. taking the checkers in the British GP and Charles Leclerc winning the Austrian GP. Verstappen finished second in that race, giving him eight podiums in 11 races. His opening line this week is +125 to win the race and +120 to win the pole.
© Motorsport Images Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel get along Gut
Sebastian Vettel after his resignation from Formula 1 , a hole will leave a hole in the premier class - on and on and Next to the route. An example of this will provide its ex-teammate at Ferrari, Charles Leclerc on Thursday before the Grand Prix of Hungary in 2022 in Budapest.
of the Monegasse
threw a possible victory away from a departure in the last race in Le Castellet . Vettel was there for his former stable companion after the zero number at the France Grand Prix. "He is a friend and always writes me an SMS, like after last Sunday," Leclerc now reveals.
Formula 1: Max Verstappen wins French Grand Prix as Charles Leclerc crashes out
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"And he always tries to cheer me up when I have a difficult time. It's nice to see how much I have developed since I got to know him." In general, Leclerc did not have the most beautiful memories of Vettel, but next to the route, he explained to a corresponding demand from 'AutoSport'.
"It is all the moments in the factory and the way our relationship has developed over the years. Because I arrived in the first year [with
Ferrari ] and was great. And I think I was Probably strange to him because I was just shy and didn't know what to say when I was with him. " © LAT Sebastian Vettel, Charles Leclerc Leclerc: The most beautiful Vettel memories next to the route
The relationship between Vettel and Leclerc in the two joint ferrari years seemed to be at least on the route. Especially in late summer and autumn 2019 there were always controversial scenes, including in the qualifying of Monza and in the races of Singapore and Interlagos.
Mattia Binotto Recadre Charles Leclerc after the Grand Prix de France: "I told him that I did not agree"
while Charles Leclerc considers that I no longer have the best arrangements to win the World Formula Championship 1, Mattia Binotto, the boss of Ferrari, wanted to put his pilot back in right ... © Abaca while Charles Leclerc considers that he is no longer in the best arrangements to win the Formula 1 world championship, Mattia Binotto, the boss of Ferrari, wanted to put his pilot back on the right path ... Charles Leclerc experienced a real disillusionment during the Grand Prix de France.
On the latter occasion
it even crashed between the two Ferrari pilots at that time, what Vettel prompted a scolding tirade on the radio. However, this had no influence on the good relationship between the four -time world champion and Leclerc.
has Leclerc overcome the zero from Le Castellet thanks to Vettels SMS? "Well, I have to," he replies. "There is nothing that would help me if I think about my mistake or continue to live in the past when it comes to this error."
Ferrari did not have enough torque in the first gear
"I made this mistake and he cost me a lot of points. I am aware of it. And that's it. Now I just have to continue to concentrate 100 percent on this weekend, Try to do the best possible, try to win this race and then I am sure that it will go well. "
Leclerc again emphasizes that
has not preceded the accident. Instead, he takes blame on himself - despite a radio message immediately after departure, which suggested a problem at the accelerator pedal as the cause. However, he obviously referred to difficulties to free himself with the help of the reverse gear. to theories that arose in connection with his accident, says Ferrari-Pilot Leclerc: "I understood that there were doubts. But it is just that the torque is limited in the first course. Boxing radio] spoken, not about anything else. So it was nothing on the car. "
Sebastian Vettel in the points: "Not perfect, but pretty good" .
© Motorsport Images Sebastian Vettel in Aston Martin Amr22 at the Grand Prix of Hungary was "Okay overall", says Sebastian Vettel in place Ten at the Hungary Grand Prix on the Hungaroring near Budapest. But because Vettel, coming from starting place 18, saw the chance on the last few meters in the Aston Martin Amr22, which also gave up another position, he also describes his performance as "not perfect, but pretty good". because Vettel wanted to past Alpine driver Esteban Ocon at the very end.