Leclerc and Ferrari cannot afford any more mistakes on a circuit dominated by Red Bull

By Victor Sanchez 06/06/2022 - 2:49 PM

By Victor Sanchez

06/06/2022 – 2:49 PM

Formula 1 returns this weekend to Baku with the championship led by the Red team, after the Austrian team managed to win Monaco at the hands of Mexican Sergio “Checo” Pérez.

The Italian team has several careers chained below expectations shown at the start of the championship. When the Italians were dominant at the hands of Monegasque Charles in a battle where ferrari cannot more errors on a circuit where Red Bull has won two of the last five races held in Azerbaijan.

The team of Maranellohe needs to take advantage of every race from now on to make up for lost ground on the lead in both championships in the Formula 1. Due to the sensations shown from the Imola GPwhere it seems that the championship has escaped due to small details, silly but important.

charles leclerc and ferrari have the opportunity this weekend to v to be leaders in both championships. The Scuderia is at 36 points behind Red Bull and Charles, just 9 behind Max Verstappen.

the pilot of ferrari Charles, was leading the drivers’ championship after the Australian Grand Prixbut in the last two races luck has not been on his side, in Spain the first reliability problem of Ferrari in the engine made him retire and in Monaco a strategic mistake threw away their chances of victory after getting pole position on Saturday.

baku is the opportunity where ferrari can recover after four races in which they have failed to make the most of opportunities, in which Charles has scored fewer points than Max and the one of Red Bull He has had his best run of the year in F1.

The benefits of the car F1-75 They can give the Italians that step forward in a circuit with long straights where top speed can be the best ally.

Those in red manifested “Let these mistakes do nothing but make them stronger and they hope to start making up ground already this weekend, in Baku. Charles will surely be encouraged by the Pole position he was able to achieve last year in Azerbaijan thanks to a slipstream from Lewis hamilton”.

However, the team run with one statistic that is not at all in your favor. ferrari has never won here. By contrast, two of the five wins in baku are from Red Bull. The first was by Daniel Ricciardo in 2017 and the last was by Sergio Pérez in 2021.

This will be data that will flutter in the head of Charles and Carlos Sainz over the weekend and against whom they will try to fight. Yes Red Bull and the budget increase requested by the energy drink team are already enough rivals to fight against, Ferrari cannot afford any more mistakes.