The beginning of Formula 1 Portuguese Grand Prix it started out in an extraordinary way. Fans on social media rated the best first round in recent years. With touches included and unexpected overtaking, the race has the latent threat of rain that little by little begins to arrive.
The start of the race was unexpected as Lewis hamilton He started well, but as the first drops appeared the Brit dropped incredibly in performance and lost two positions to place third. Surprisingly, Carlos Sainz He took advantage of the wet floor and took the lead in the race by a few laps.
Max verstappen Y Sergio perez they had a tough racing incident when the Dutchman touched the outside of the track. While the Mexican prepared to pass him, the pilot of Red bull gave him a blow that left the Racing point turned around. Kimi raikkonen he had a beastly start and in four corners he advanced ten positions.
In the absence of more than three quarters of the race, Valtteri Bottas leads with almost two seconds of advantage. Lewis Hamilton is chasing him, but he can’t cut his time. Third, Max Verstappen was able to bounce back from the Perez incident, although it doesn’t look like he’s going to advance much further.