HomeTICKETS

Charles Leclerc stayed with the Australian GP and takes out a candidate for the F1 title

The French Charles Leclerc (Ferrari) strengthened its leadership in Formula 1 by winning clearly this Sunday, in Melbourne, the Australian Grand P


The French () strengthened its leadership in by winning clearly this Sunday, in Melbourne, the Australian Grand Prixwhere the mexican Sergio Perez achieved his 16th career podium finish in the premier class, finishing second and minimizing damage at Red Bull.

Leclerc, 24, signed his fourth victory in – the second of the year, after that of Bahrain – by winning with a ‘Grand Chelem’: starting from pole, leading from start to finish and also setting the lap fast in the race

For its part, Max Verstappencurrent world champion, suffered a hydraulic leak and retired with 19 laps to go in a race where the seven-time English world champion Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), finished in fourth position.

Now, Leclerc leads the competition with 71 points and will arrive at the Imola circuit (Italy) with an advantage of 34 units over George Russell, another 24-year-old driver.

Thus ended the classification of the Australian Grand Prix that left Charles Leclerc as the winner