As on the streets of Jeddah, it was the election of the Driver of the Day between Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton. But where the Briton took the race victory, the Dutchman came out on top in the public election. Verstappen was elected Driver of the Day with 26.7 percent of the vote. He was closely followed by Hamilton who took 24.6 percent of the vote.
Red Bull also outsmarted Mercedes in the pit lane. Verstappen’s team was the fastest of all to perform a pit stop. Sergio Perez’s tires were changed in 2.2 seconds. Ferrari and Alpine close the top three fastest pit stops. Both teams managed to fit four new tires in 2.48 seconds.
Watch Perez’s quick tire change video below.