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Charles Leclerc rejects podium due to engine problem at Azerbaijan Grand Prix

If Charles Leclerc is discouraged after Ferrari misses a chance to win the Home Grand Prix in Monaco ( Multi-layer freight transportation with him Sainz (In the pits) he didn’t show it during the qualifying for the Azerbaijan 2022 Grand Prix in Baku.

Red Bull’s Sergio Perez also stood in the front row on P2, and Charles took pole position on a dazzling lap. Leclerc has set an ultra-fast benchmark of 1’41.359 seconds. Perez In the third quarter session of suspense.He had a provisional pole before that, but Charles teammate Carlos Sainz He finished fourth after Max Verstappen.

we you can’t Make sure Charles would have won decisively in Monaco if Ferrari hadn’t broken the pit stop. Perez drove a great race and would certainly have Charles run for his money.

Therefore, putting Perez on the tail in Azerbaijan was not always comforting. When In fact, Leclerc quickly lost the pole position advantage as Perez jumped inside to Turn 1 after a great start.

Ferrari was also under pressure from Verstappen, but was able to hold him back until the virtual safety car on lap 9. Sainz There is a problem and I am parked in the run-off area.

Ferrari jumped at the chance to pit in with fresh tires.Red bull did not do it.. It pushed Leclerc into the lead only a few laps later. Meanwhile, Verstappen approached Perez. After the Red Bull driver’s pit stop, the race saw between Reed’s Leclerc and Red Bull’s challenge with grip advantage. But then A disaster has occurred. Leclerc was out of the race and at the end of lap 21 there was a cloud of smoke behind his car. Engine power unit failure!!

Emotional Leclerc was more than frustration. He successfully led and managed the tires to get the chance to reach the top podium.He felt he could hold for win Because his tires weren’t deteriorating rapidly. Another DNF (did not finish) hurts. Leclerc was disappointed and almost speechless, but apparently hopes to return to the top in the future.

Red Bull was in full control as the two Ferraris were out of the race.Verstappen had no problem defeating him teammate Perez and two cars have arrived Checkered Flags requesting 1 or 2.

The day to forget

Monaco is another day to see and forget Perez’s rise to second place at the Drivers’ World Championships.

When Second engine-related retirement from Leclerc’s three leads ground Plix pulls him 34 points away from leader Verstappen.

1 you can’t Charles Leclerc of Monaco deserves a lead in the championship and Ferrari draws the conclusion that their efforts need to be doubled to support him.Verstappen Annoyed Due to the unreliability of his previous Red Bull car, it is now like Ferrari suffering from reliability issues.

Verstappen leads the drivers’ championship by 21 points ahead of Perez as Leclerc fell to third place. Red Bull leads Ferrari 80 points in the Constructors’ Championship for the next race in Canada.

https://www.hellomonaco.com/news/latest-news/six-pole-positions-in-eight-races-but-leclerc-lies-3rd-in-the-championship-after-azerbaijan/ Charles Leclerc rejects podium due to engine problem at Azerbaijan Grand Prix

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