Russell result from the Canadian Grand Prix

George Russell, the Formula One driver who hails from Tydd, finished 16th in yesterday’s Canadian Grand Prix (June 9).

Monday, 10th June 2019, 8:24 am
George Russell at the Canadian Grand Prix.

Russell qualified in 19th place, but made ground on the first lap into 15th before completing the race in his uncompetitive Williams car.

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Russell has finished all seven GPs without coming close to collecting a point this season. He now has three 15th, three 16th and a 17th place finish.

Lewis Hamilton won the Canadian Grand Prix after rival Sebastian Vettel, who took the chequered flag first, was handed a time penalty for an illegal manouevre.