The Ferrari driver grabbed his ninth pole of the season by beating Sergio Perez by zero.zero22 seconds, as his Pink Bull team-mate Max Verstappen needed to abort his ultimate qualifying lap as he was set to expire of gasoline.
The misplaced lap meant the F1 world championship chief was shuffled again to eighth place which left Verstappen furious with his Red Bull team.
Lewis Hamilton was additionally within the pole place battle however missed out by zero.054s leaving him third on the grid, which nonetheless marked his greatest qualifying results of the season, whereas the Mercedes driver was within the highlight for sporting a nostril stud and getting in hassle with the FIA.
Regardless of his robust qualifying, Verstappen can nonetheless seal the F1 world drivers’ crown this weekend if outcomes go his method. Right here’s how:
- If Verstappen wins with the quickest lap, Leclerc finishes eighth or decrease and Perez finishes fourth or decrease
- If Verstappen wins with out the quickest lap, Leclerc finishes ninth or decrease and Perez finishes fourth or decrease with out the quickest lap
Any different outcomes that don’t match into these two situations and the title battle rolls on to the Japanese GP.
George Russell, Mercedes W13
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When is the F1 Singapore Grand Prix?
- Date: Sunday 2nd October 2022
- Begin time: 1:00pm BST, eight:00pm native time
The 17th spherical of the 2022 F1 season, the Singapore GP on the Marina Bay Road circuit, will get underway at eight:00pm native time (1:00pm BST) on Sunday 2nd October.
How can I watch System 1?
In the UK System 1 is broadcast stay on Sky Sports activities, with highlights proven on Channel four a number of hours after the race has completed. Dwell streaming via NOW can be obtainable within the UK.
Sky Sports activities F1, which broadcasts the F1 races, might be added as a part of the Sky Sports activities channels which prices £20 a month for brand spanking new prospects. Sky Sports activities will also be accessed via NOW with a one-off day fee of £11.98p or a month membership of £33.99p monthly.
How can I watch the F1 Singapore GP?
In the UK, Sky Sports activities will probably be stay broadcasting the Singapore GP, with the race proven stay on Sky Sports activities F1. Pre-race protection will probably be beginning on Sky Sports activities F1 at 11:30am forward of the race begin at 1:00pm BST.
- Channel: Sky Sports activities F1
- Begin time: 11:30am BST, Sunday 2nd October 2022
Autosport will probably be operating a live text coverage of the Singapore GP here.
Daniel Ricciardo, McLaren MCL36
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When can I watch the F1 Singapore GP highlights?
In the UK Channel four is broadcasting highlights of the Singapore GP at 6:30pm BST on Sunday night. The total programme will run for two-and-a-half hours, protecting the pre-race, the race highlights and the preliminary post-race response to wrap up the main speaking factors of the race weekend.
For your entire 2022 F1 season, Channel four will broadcast highlights of each qualifying and race of every occasion. The highlights may also be obtainable on Channel four’s on demand catch up companies.
- Channel: Channel four
- Begin time: 6:30pm BST, Sunday 2nd October 2022
Will the F1 Singapore GP be on the radio?
Dwell radio protection of each follow, qualifying and race for the 2022 F1 season will probably be obtainable on the BBC Radio 5 Dwell, 5 Dwell Sports activities Further stations, the BBC Sounds app and the by way of the BBC Sport web site.
Dwell protection of the Singapore GP will begin at 1:00pm BST on BBC Radio 5 Dwell Sports activities Further and on the BBC Sounds app.
Climate forecast for the F1 Singapore GP
Present climate forecasts predict sizzling and humid situations in Singapore, with a great likelihood of thunderstorms. The temperature is predicted to be 27 levels Celsius for the beginning of the race, the identical temperature as than the Italian GP final day trip.
What number of laps is the F1 Singapore GP?
The race is scheduled to finish 61 laps on the Marina Bay Road circuit, protecting a complete race distance of 308.706km.
F1 Singapore GP beginning grid