the mexican pilot Sergio “Checo” Perez will have a tough test this Sunday at the Spanish Grand Prix, as the Mexican will start in fifth position within the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
This Saturday the third free practice and the classification of this race took place, in which “Checo” Pérez positioned himself as the fifth fastest by registering a time of 1:19.420.
The “pole” in this race will correspond to the Monegasque Charles Leclerc, Ferrari driver, who imposed conditions by timing 1:18.750, this while Max Verstappen, teammate of “Checo” in Red Bulltook second place with 1:19.073.
In this way, the world champion will have to start the race with the intention of snatching the lead from the current leader of the competition, however, Verstappen must be careful not to lose at the start to Carlos Sainz, the other Ferrari driver who will start in the third position (1:19.166).
Already in fourth place will appear George Russell (1:19.393), from Mercedes, who is the last driver to start ahead of a “Checo” Pérez who will also have the constant threat of being chased by Lewis Hamilton (1:19.512), as the Briton will start sixth in Spain with the intention of getting back on the podium.
The race of Spanish Grand Prix It will take place this Sunday at 08:00 a.m., time in the center of the country.