The 2023 Qatar Grand Prix started October 8th, 2023 at 16:00 on Losail International Circuit in Al Daayen, Qatar. Max Verstappen started from pole position with George Russell next to him. Lewis Hamilton started from third place.
After 1 hour, 27 minutes and 39 seconds Max Verstappen finished the race first. The podium was completed with Oscar Piastri in second and Lando Norris in third place.
The fastest laps was driven by Max Verstappen in a time of 1:24.319.
After the 2023 Qatar Grand Prix, Max Verstappen is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 433 points. Verstappen is 209 points ahead of Sergio Pérez.
Location
Al Daayen, Qatar
Date
October 8th, 2023 at 16:00
Round
17/22
Winner
Max Verstappen
Winning time
1:27:39.168
Pole position
Max Verstappen
Fastest lap
Max Verstappen 1:24.319
Fastest pitstop
Oscar Piastri 27.489 (lap 43)

Results

Pos Driver Car Time/Retired Grid Laps Pts
1
#1 Max Verstappen
Red Bull 1:27:39.168 1 57 26
2 4
#81 Oscar Piastri
McLaren +4.833 6 57 18
3 7
#4 Lando Norris
McLaren +5.969 10 57 15
4 2
#63 George Russell
Mercedes +34.119 2 57 12
5
#16 Charles Leclerc
Ferrari +38.976 5 57 10
6 2
#14 Fernando Alonso
Aston Martin +49.032 4 57 8
7 1
#31 Esteban Ocon
Alpine F1 Team +1:02.390 8 57 6
8 1
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Alfa Romeo +1:06.563 9 57 4
9 10
#24 Guanyu Zhou
Alfa Romeo +1:16.127 19 57 2
10 10
#11 Sergio Pérez
Red Bull +1:20.181 20 57 1
11 5
#18 Lance Stroll
Aston Martin +1:21.652 16 57 0
12 5
#10 Pierre Gasly
Alpine F1 Team +1:22.300 7 57 0
13
#23 Alexander Albon
Williams +1:31.014 13 57 0
14 4
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Haas F1 Team +1 Lap 18 56 0
15 4
#22 Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri +1 Lap 11 56 0
16 2
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Haas F1 Team +1 Lap 14 56 0
17
#40 Liam Lawson
AlphaTauri +1 Lap 17 56 0
-
#2 Logan Sargeant
Williams DNF (Illness) 15 40 0
-
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes DNF (Collision) 3 0 0
-
#55 Carlos Sainz
Ferrari Fuel leak 12 0 0
Pos Driver Car Time/Retired Grid Laps Pts
1
#81 Oscar Piastri
McLaren 35:01.297 1 19 8
2 1
#1 Max Verstappen
Red Bull +1.871 3 19 7
3 1
#4 Lando Norris
McLaren +8.497 2 19 6
4
#63 George Russell
Mercedes +11.036 4 19 5
5 7
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes +17.314 12 19 4
6 1
#55 Carlos Sainz
Ferrari +18.806 5 19 3
7 10
#23 Alexander Albon
Williams +19.864 17 19 2
8 1
#14 Fernando Alonso
Aston Martin +21.180 9 19 1
9 2
#10 Pierre Gasly
Alpine F1 Team +21.742 11 19 0
10 3
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Alfa Romeo +22.208 13 19 0
11 7
#22 Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri +22.863 18 19 0
12 6
#16 Charles Leclerc
Ferrari +24.860 6 19 0
13 3
#18 Lance Stroll
Aston Martin +24.523 16 19 0
14 5
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Haas F1 Team +24.970 19 19 0
15
#24 Guanyu Zhou
Alfa Romeo +26.868 15 19 0
-
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Haas F1 Team DNF (Retired) 7 11 0
-
#31 Esteban Ocon
Alpine F1 Team DNF (Retired) 10 10 0
-
#11 Sergio Pérez
Red Bull DNF (Retired) 8 10 0
-
#2 Logan Sargeant
Williams DNF (Retired) 20 2 0
-
#40 Liam Lawson
AlphaTauri DNF (Retired) 14 0 0
Pos Driver Car Q1 Q2 Q3 Delta
1
#1 Max Verstappen
Red Bull 1:25.007 1:24.483 1:23.778
2
#63 George Russell
Mercedes 1:25.334 1:24.827 1:24.219 +0.441
3
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes 1:26.076 1:24.381 1:24.305 +0.527
4
#14 Fernando Alonso
Aston Martin 1:25.223 1:25.241 1:24.369 +0.591
5
#16 Charles Leclerc
Ferrari 1:25.452 1:25.079 1:24.424 +0.646
6
#81 Oscar Piastri
McLaren 1:25.266 1:24.724 1:24.540 +0.762
7
#10 Pierre Gasly
Alpine F1 Team 1:25.566 1:24.918 1:24.553 +0.775
8
#31 Esteban Ocon
Alpine F1 Team 1:25.711 1:24.928 1:24.763 +0.985
9
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Alfa Romeo 1:26.038 1:25.297 1:25.058 +1.280
10
#4 Lando Norris
McLaren 1:25.131 1:24.685
11
#22 Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri 1:26.058 1:25.301
12
#55 Carlos Sainz
Ferrari 1:25.808 1:25.328
13
#11 Sergio Pérez
Red Bull 1:25.991 1:25.462
14
#23 Alexander Albon
Williams 1:26.118 1:25.707
15
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Haas F1 Team 1:25.904 1:25.783
16
#2 Logan Sargeant
Williams 1:26.210
17
#18 Lance Stroll
Aston Martin 1:26.345
18
#40 Liam Lawson
AlphaTauri 1:26.635
19
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Haas F1 Team 1:27.046
20
#24 Guanyu Zhou
Alfa Romeo 1:27.432
Pos Driver Car Time Delta Laps
1
#1 Max Verstappen
Red Bull 1:27.428 26
2
#55 Carlos Sainz
Ferrari 1:27.762 +0.334 27
3
#16 Charles Leclerc
Ferrari 1:27.909 +0.481 27
4
#14 Fernando Alonso
Aston Martin 1:27.919 +0.491 28
5
#11 Sergio Pérez
Red Bull 1:28.016 +0.588 24
6
#22 Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri 1:28.027 +0.599 28
7
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Haas F1 Team 1:28.171 +0.743 22
8
#63 George Russell
Mercedes 1:28.336 +0.908 28
9
#81 Oscar Piastri
McLaren 1:28.380 +0.952 20
10
#4 Lando Norris
McLaren 1:28.441 +1.013 24
11
#2 Logan Sargeant
Williams 1:28.550 +1.122 25
12
#23 Alexander Albon
Williams 1:28.590 +1.162 26
13
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes 1:28.679 +1.251 26
14
#18 Lance Stroll
Aston Martin 1:28.690 +1.262 28
15
#31 Esteban Ocon
Alpine F1 Team 1:28.732 +1.304 25
16
#10 Pierre Gasly
Alpine F1 Team 1:28.821 +1.393 23
17
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Alfa Romeo 1:29.041 +1.613 27
18
#24 Guanyu Zhou
Alfa Romeo 1:29.106 +1.678 29
19
#40 Liam Lawson
AlphaTauri 1:29.238 +1.810 29
20
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Haas F1 Team 1:29.502 +2.074 26

Standings after race

Pos Driver Car Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1
#1 Max Verstappen
Red Bull 14 16 433
2
#11 Sergio Pérez
Red Bull 2 8 224 -209
3
#44 Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes 5 194 -239
4
#14 Fernando Alonso
Aston Martin 7 183 -250
5
#55 Carlos Sainz
Ferrari 1 2 153 -280
6
#16 Charles Leclerc
Ferrari 3 145 -288
7
#4 Lando Norris
McLaren 5 136 -297
8
#63 George Russell
Mercedes 1 132 -301
9
#81 Oscar Piastri
McLaren 2 83 -350
10
#18 Lance Stroll
Aston Martin 47 -386
11
#10 Pierre Gasly
Alpine F1 Team 1 46 -387
12
#31 Esteban Ocon
Alpine F1 Team 1 44 -389
13
#23 Alexander Albon
Williams 23 -410
14
#77 Valtteri Bottas
Alfa Romeo 10 -423
15
#27 Nico Hülkenberg
Haas F1 Team 9 -424
16
#24 Guanyu Zhou
Alfa Romeo 6 -427
17
#22 Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri 3 -430
18
#20 Kevin Magnussen
Haas F1 Team 3 -430
19
#40 Liam Lawson
AlphaTauri 2 -431
20
#2 Logan Sargeant
Williams 0 -433
21
#45 Nyck de Vries
AlphaTauri 0 -433
22
#3 Daniel Ricciardo
AlphaTauri 0 -433
Pos Team Wins Podiums Pts Gap
1 Red Bull 16 24 657
2 Mercedes 6 326 -331
3 Ferrari 1 5 300 -357
4 Aston Martin 7 229 -428
5 McLaren 7 219 -438
6 Alpine F1 Team 2 90 -567
7 Williams 22 -635
8 Alfa Romeo 16 -641
9 Haas F1 Team 12 -645
10 AlphaTauri 5 -652