British Grand Prix 2022 lap accident- Verstappen explains what happened
British Grand Prix 2022 lap accident- Verstappen explains what happened . British Grand Prix 2022 was already surrounded by weather speculations and they went true when rain crashed the 1st practice session. During the Grand Prix race, a lap accident took place that left everyone around stunned.
The incident took place so quickly that everyone was too stunned to process it. To avoid Collision and chaps with Russell, Zhou and Pierre, Alex Hammered or got hit with Sabestian’s Ashton martin.
He rolled multiple times and then got back on track, immediately track medical staff got active and rushed Alex to the hospital for a precautionary checkup. Later the team and Alex confirmed there were no injuries and that he will be back on track in Austria.
Verstappen described the incident at Silverstone
He says ” The first few laps were going good, we have good space and I was reeling in Carlos. He made a mistake that took me into the lead. Later after a few corners, in the kink of turn 5, there was something like a piece of carbon on track.”
When I realized it was there, I could not go left or right drastically, so I tried to take it head-on. Normally it would explode or evaporate but it took the left-hand side underneath and destroyed it. The car was undrivable, so I tried my best.
I think because of the safety we gained a few spots, which was a lot of damage limitations. I tried what I could, but of course, these kinds of races sometimes get unlucky.