The Mexican pilot returned to appear in the top 3 after overtaking Russell.
Checo Pérez reached fifth place after making an early stop at boxes to change tires. So far it has kept up the pace as it reached Carlos Sainzfrom Ferrari who was in fourth place.
With the DRSthe Mexican was able to reach P5, a fact that the Austrian team celebrated.
Max Verstappen also entered pits shortly after his partner also changed tires. So he seized the moment and stopped briefly.
Czech couldn’t take it anymore and made a pit stop to change tires from hard to medium; when entering pits He still held position three, but when he left he dropped to sixth place.
The Red Bull team knew how to attend to the Guadalajara quickly so as not to harm his performance.
past lap 10 Czech Perez began to experience problems with the left tire, so in the Paddock of Red Bull Racing alarms are going off as it is unknown how the tires could affect their performance.
For his part, Verstappen took over first place and began to distance himself from Lewis Hamilton who, until lap 10, took a difference of +1,598.
They just passed five laps of the competition so that Pérez took over the third position and passed George Russell of Mercedes.
At the moment the first three places of the Mexican Grand Prix are located as follows.
started the Mexican Grand Prix at the Hermanos Rodríguez Autodrome in Foro Sol. The pilots of the Formula 1 paraded before the thousands of spectators who gathered at the sports venue to watch the 2022 season race.
In the sky, helicopters waved the Mexican flag prior to the start of the competition. Small planes also drew the tricolor flag in the sky.
As part of the Formula 1 protocol, the drivers, mechanics and all those attending the Mexican Grand Prix listened to the intonation of the Mexican National Anthem.
In the stands, the euphoria of the public to see the Mexican Guadalajara stood out. Czech Perez He left the grid in fourth position, very close to the podium area.
Checo Pérez will start in fourth position at the Mexican Grand Prix
The Mexican driver experienced problems with the electrical system of his car and considered that the performance of his car was a “total disaster”
Everything is ready. The last procedure before disputing the Mexican Grand Prix in the 2022 season of the Formula 1 was finalized and the drivers already know their position on the starting grid. Despite their efforts to finish in the top three places, Sergio Perez was relegated and will start in the drawer number 4 of the Hermanos Rodríguez Autodrome, from where he will look for the podium. The pole went to his partner Max Verstappen.