ANDn the most vibrant race of the season, Checo Prez came from last place to finish second in the British Grand Prix, Carlos Sainz's first win in F
ANDn the most vibrant race of the season, Checo Prez came from last place to finish second in the British Grand Prix, Carlos Sainz’s first win in Formula 1.
The chaos started when the lights went out, well George Russell was contacted from behind and was thrown into the car of Guanyu Zhou, who went upside down and ended up behind the protective barrier, setting off alarms on everyone present.
A red flag was immediately raised and the session stopped for almost an hour to rescue the Chinese pilot. and clean up all the debris on the track, at the time the FIA ruled that the race had to start from scratch.
Already in the relaunch, Checo Pérez went on the attack and won the position from Charles Leclerc, however, one corner later there was contact between the two and the Mexican fell to last place.
Little by little Prez was retaking positions and it was until the last laps, when a safety car caused by Esteban Ocon gave him the hope of sneaking onto the podium.
From the closing of the race, any adjective that can be put to it falls short. An intense fight between Carlos Sainz, Charles Leclerc, Checo Prez and Lewis Hamilton raised all the fans from their seats.
Finally Checo showed off his quality at the wheel and managed to finish in second place, only behind a Carlos Sainz who was finally able to consummate his first victory in the highest category.