2023 Japanese Grand Prix Index

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Welcome to our index page of the 2023 Japanese Grand Prix. From here you will find links to all our latest reports, pictures and results from Suzuka.

Session Reports

FP1: Verstappen and Red Bull return to the top in Japanese first practice

FP2: Verstappen continues to set the pace in Japan second practice

FP3: Verstappen tops final Japanese GP practice from McLaren duo

Qualifying: Verstappen flies to Japan pole, Piastri on front row

Race: Verstappen's Japan victory hands constructors crown to Red Bull


Gallery: All the pictures from Thursday's build-up at Suzuka

Gallery: All the pictures from practice day at Suzuka

Gallery: All the pictures from qualifying day at Suzuka

Gallery: All the pictures from race day at Suzuka


Free Practice 1 results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:31.647s25
2Carlos SainzFerrari1:32.273s+ 0.626s24
3Lando NorrisMcLaren1:32.392s+ 0.745s24
4Charles LeclercFerrari1:32.574s+ 0.927s25
5Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri1:32.597s+ 0.950s21
6Fernando AlonsoAston Martin1:32.650s+ 1.003s23
7Oscar PiastriMcLaren1:32.713s+ 1.066s26
8Alexander AlbonWilliams1:32.991s+ 1.344s24
9Liam LawsonAlphaTauri1:33.005s+ 1.358s28
10Lance StrollAston Martin1:33.040s+ 1.393s17
11Sergio PérezRed Bull1:33.043s+ 1.396s25
12Pierre GaslyAlpine1:33.129s+ 1.482s23
13George RussellMercedes1:33.310s+ 1.663s24
14Nico HülkenbergHaas1:33.448s+ 1.801s24
15Esteban OconAlpine1:33.516s+ 1.869s22
16Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:33.699s+ 2.052s22
17Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo1:33.860s+ 2.213s24
18Kevin MagnussenHaas1:33.975s+ 2.328s23
19Logan SargeantWilliams1:34.212s+ 2.565s27
20Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo1:34.831s+ 3.184s23

Free Practice 2 results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:30.688s19
2Charles LeclercFerrari1:31.008s+ 0.320s23
3Lando NorrisMcLaren1:31.152s+ 0.464s22
4Carlos SainzFerrari1:31.237s+ 0.549s22
5George RussellMercedes1:31.328s+ 0.640s22
6Fernando AlonsoAston Martin1:31.492s+ 0.804s22
7Alexander AlbonWilliams1:31.555s+ 0.867s23
8Oscar PiastriMcLaren1:31.662s+ 0.974s22
9Sergio PérezRed Bull1:31.710s+ 1.022s24
10Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo1:31.739s+ 1.051s22
11Lance StrollAston Martin1:31.771s+ 1.083s22
12Esteban OconAlpine1:31.794s+ 1.106s22
13Nico HülkenbergHaas1:31.797s+ 1.109s24
14Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:31.829s+ 1.141s21
15Liam LawsonAlphaTauri1:32.141s+ 1.453s23
16Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo1:32.165s+ 1.477s16
17Kevin MagnussenHaas1:32.169s+ 1.481s23
18Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri1:32.178s+ 1.490s26
19Pierre GaslyAlpine1:32.179s+ 1.491s22
20Logan SargeantWilliams1:32.320s+ 1.632s25

Free Practice 3 results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:30.267s12
2Lando NorrisMcLaren1:30.507s+ 0.240s16
3Oscar PiastriMcLaren1:30.555s+ 0.288s15
4Sergio PérezRed Bull1:31.004s+ 0.737s12
5Charles LeclercFerrari1:31.022s+ 0.755s20
6Carlos SainzFerrari1:31.137s+ 0.870s20
7Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:31.159s+ 0.892s13
8George RussellMercedes1:31.505s+ 1.238s9
9Fernando AlonsoAston Martin1:31.549s+ 1.282s16
10Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo1:31.668s+ 1.401s15
11Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo1:31.699s+ 1.432s15
12Kevin MagnussenHaas1:31.880s+ 1.613s16
13Esteban OconAlpine1:31.924s+ 1.657s13
14Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri1:31.951s+ 1.684s18
15Nico HülkenbergHaas1:31.979s+ 1.712s13
16Logan SargeantWilliams1:32.002s+ 1.735s13
17Liam LawsonAlphaTauri1:32.048s+ 1.781s18
18Alexander AlbonWilliams1:32.113s+ 1.846s12
19Lance StrollAston Martin1:32.154s+ 1.887s19
20Pierre GaslyAlpine1:32.199s+ 1.932s15

Qualifying results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:29.878s1:29.964s1:28.877s
2Oscar PiastriMcLaren1:30.439s1:30.122s1:29.458s
3Lando NorrisMcLaren1:30.063s1:30.296s1:29.493s
4Charles LeclercFerrari1:30.393s1:29.940s1:29.542s
5Sergio PérezRed Bull1:30.652s1:29.965s1:29.650s
6Carlos SainzFerrari1:30.651s1:30.067s1:29.850s
7Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:30.811s1:30.040s1:29.908s
8George RussellMercedes1:30.811s1:30.268s1:30.219s
9Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri1:30.733s1:30.204s1:30.303s
10Fernando AlonsoAston Martin1:30.971s1:30.465s1:30.560s
11Liam LawsonAlphaTauri1:30.425s1:30.508s
12Pierre GaslyAlpine1:30.843s1:30.509s
13Alexander AlbonWilliams1:30.941s1:30.537s
14Esteban OconAlpine1:30.960s1:30.586s
15Kevin MagnussenHaas1:30.976s1:30.665s
16Valtteri BottasAlfa Romeo1:31.049s
17Lance StrollAston Martin1:31.181s
18Nico HülkenbergHaas1:31.299s
19Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo1:31.398s
20Logan SargeantWilliams

Race results

1Max VerstappenRed Bull53 laps - 1:30:58.421s2
2Lando NorrisMcLaren+ 19.387s2
3Oscar PiastriMcLaren+ 36.494s2
4Charles LeclercFerrari+ 43.998s2
5Lewis HamiltonMercedes+ 49.376s2
6Carlos SainzFerrari+ 50.221s2
7George RussellMercedes+ 57.659s1
8Fernando AlonsoAston Martin+ 74.725s2
9Esteban OconAlpine+ 79.678s2
10Pierre GaslyAlpine+ 83.155s2
11Liam LawsonAlphaTauri+ 1 lap2
12Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauri+ 1 lap2
13Zhou GuanyuAlfa Romeo+ 1 lap3
14Nico HülkenbergHaas+ 1 lap3
15Kevin MagnussenHaas+ 1 lap2
Alexander AlbonWilliamsDNF3
Logan SargeantWilliamsDNF4
Lance StrollAston MartinDNF2
Sergio PérezRed BullDNF5
Valtteri BottasAlfa RomeoDNF3

Drivers championship standings

1Max Verstappen400
2Sergio Pérez223
3Lewis Hamilton190
4Fernando Alonso174
5Carlos Sainz150
6Charles Leclerc135
7Lando Norris115
8George Russell115
9Oscar Piastri57
10Lance Stroll47
11Pierre Gasly46
12Esteban Ocon38
13Alexander Albon21
14Nico Hülkenberg9
15Valtteri Bottas6
16Zhou Guanyu4
17Yuki Tsunoda3
18Kevin Magnussen3
19Liam Lawson2
20Logan Sargeant0
21Nyck de Vries0
22Daniel Ricciardo0

Constructors championship standings

1Red Bull623
4Aston Martin221
9Alfa Romeo10

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