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F1 Austrian GP FP1 LIVE: Red Bull will look to continue with their dominance as we head towards the eleventh round of the F1 2022 season in the form of the Austrian Grand Prix. Moreover, it is the home of Red Bull, the Red Bull Ring. Meanwhile, Ferrari and Mercedes will look to bounce back after their promising end to the British Grand Prix. Follow Formula 1 Updates and Austrian Grand Prix Live on InsideSport.IN.

Red Bull have enjoyed success in the last five rounds. But, Max Verstappen fell short in the British GP as his floor of the RB18 got damaged and hence got less downforce as he finished seventh overall. Meanwhile, Verstappen sits top in the drivers’ standings with 181 points to his name.

He is followed by Sergio Perez in second place with 147 points as he showcased a scintillating drive in the British GP to finish second after dropping down to last place. On top of it, Red Bull still leads the constructors’ championship by 63 points while going into the tenth round.

Ferrari had a promising end the last time around in Silverstone as both their drivers finished in the top five. Firstly, Carlos Sainz won his first F1 race in his 150th race start and unfortunately, Charles Leclerc has to confine with fourth place.

Sainz who was in desperate need of a good result under his belt delivered in the British GP as Leclerc once again dropped positions. Meanwhile, Charles Leclerc sits pretty in the third spot with 138 points and Carlos Sainz is placed fourth with 127 points in the drivers’ standings. Furthermore, Ferrari are placed second in the constructors’ championship with 265 points.

Meanwhile, things looked pretty well for the Silver Arrows in the British GP as Lewis Hamilton claimed his third podium finish of the season and back-to-back podium finishes as he claimed the third spot in his home race.

F1 Austrian GP FP1 LIVE: Red Bull looks to continue DOMINANCE at Red Bull Ring as Ferrari & Mercedes try to close the GAP - Follow Austrian GP FP1 Live Updates
F1 Austrian GP FP1 LIVE: Lewis Hamilton finished third in his home race at the British Grand Prix.

Moreover, George Russell had to retire from the race in the first lap as he was involved in a multi-car accident on the first lap of the race. With this, his run of top-five finishes till now came to an end.

Porpoising, which has been a nightmare for Mercedes is something they have taken care of very well in the last two races. Lastly, George Russell has dropped one position and is placed fifth in the drivers’ standings with 111 points and Lewis Hamilton is sixth overall with 93 points. Meanwhile, Mercedes is third overall in the constructor’s championship with 204 points, 61 shy of Ferrari.

F1 Austrian GP Schedule & Timings: Practice 1, Date – 08th July

Timings – 17:00 to 18:00 IST

Qualifying, Date – 08th July

Timings – 20:30 to 21:30 IST

Practice 2, Date – 09th July

Timings – 16:00 to 17:00 IST

Sprint, Date – 09th July

Timings – 20:00 to 21:00 IST

Race, Date – 10th July

Timings – 18:30 to 20:30 IST

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