We love a teammate comparison here at WTF1, and qualifying battles are no exception. In equal machinery, which driver from each team will come out as the top dog in qualifying in 2022?
We’ve compiled a list of head-to-heads from qualifying this season and will update it as the season progresses, so be sure to keep coming back to check how your favourites are getting on!
HAMILTON vs RUSSELL
Lewis Hamilton 3 – 3 George Russell
VERSTAPPEN vs PEREZ
Max Verstappen 5 – 1 Sergio Perez
LECLERC vs SAINZ
Charles Leclerc 6 – 0 Carlos Sainz
NORRIS vs RICCIARDO
Lando Norris 5 – 1 Daniel Ricciardo
ALONSO vs OCON
Fernando Alonso 3 – 3 Esteban Ocon
GASLY vs TSUNODA
Pierre Gasly 3 – 2 Yuki Tsunoda
Note: Tsunoda was unable to set a time at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix due to a cooling system issue, therefore this qualifying result hasn’t been included.
STROLL vs VETTEL
Lance Stroll 1 – 3 Sebastian Vettel
STROLL vs HULKENBERG
Lance Stroll 1 – 1 Nico Hulkenberg
ALBON vs LATIFI
Alex Albon 5 – 0 Nicholas Latifi
Note: Although Albon originally out qualified Latifi in Australia, his disqualification for a not being able to provide a fuel sample this qualifying result hasn’t been included.
BOTTAS vs ZHOU
Valtteri Bottas 6 – 0 Guanyu Zhou
MAGNUSSEN vs SCHUMACHER
Kevin Magnussen 4 – 2 Mick Schumacher
Which teammate quali battle do you think will be the closest this year? Let us know in the comments.