Although Czech Perez had abandoned the F1 Japanese Grand Prix Following instructions from Red Bull, the Mexican driver returned to the race for two laps.
The Austrian team made the man from Guadalajara take to the track to comply with the five-second penalty he received for his collision with Kevin Magnussen so that it would not be imposed on him on the next date of the race. F1what is in Qatar.
In addition to compliance with the penalty, Czech He returned to the track to test the conditions of his RB19 after the two accidents he had.
Perez Mendoza abandoned the Japanese GP on lap 15 and returned to the race on lap 40, although without any possibility of appearing in the Asian event of the Great Circus.
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Czech does not finish the Japanese GP
After his two rounds Czech He was called to the pits again, since the objective of complying with the penalty had been met. The great winner of Japanese GP it was the dutch Max Verstappenwhich day after day gets closer to the three-time F1 championship.
The podium was completed McLarenwith Lando Norris in second place and Oscar Piastri in the third place.
Despite not adding fucking Czech He remains in second place in the F1 drivers’ championship with 223 points, although the difference with Verstappen is enormous, since he has 400 points.
It’s a matter of time for Mad Max Add a new world champion star to his career and the Mexican driver will have to settle for fighting for second place, but he cannot relax, since Lewis Hamilton is close behind him with 190 units.