Red Bull’s Max Verstappen has taken pole position ahead of the final race of the 2022 season at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.
Verstappen will be paired at the front row by his team mate Sergio Pérez after the Mexican came 2nd during qualifyingwith Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc completing the top 3 finishersand Carlos Sainz is 4th.
Though the championship has been won by Red Bull’s Verstappen, Pérez and Leclerc are in a battle for second in the drivers’ championship and both drivers are tied on 290 points ahead of Sunday’s race.
Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton and George Russell are startingfrom 5th and 6th respectively.
The final classification is seen below