George Russell Unveils Shocking Pace Revelation at Belgian Grand Prix
George Russell, the Mercedes driver, expressed surprise at the impressive pace displayed by Charles Leclerc in his Ferrari during the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps. Leclerc secured a podium finish behind the Red Bull duo of Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez after inheriting pole position due to Verstappen’s grid penalty.
Leclerc’s strong performance came as a surprise to Russell and the Mercedes team, as they hadn’t anticipated Ferrari being so quick at Spa. The SF-23 seemed to adapt well to the challenges posed by the track, showing significant improvement compared to their performance in Budapest the previous week.