Ten moments that won Verstappen the 2022 Formula 1 title
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Ten moments that won Verstappen the 2022 Formula 1 title

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While Max Verstappen’s second Formula 1 world championship triumph didn’t match the drama and controversy of his maiden success last year, it demonstrated how both driver and team have become an unstoppable force at the start of a new ground-effect era. Here’s a play-by-play account of the 10 key moments which decided how the season turned out

Max Verstappen's charge to his second consecutive Formula 1 world championship has been much more dominant and much less acrimonious than the controversial circumstances in which he won his first.

It wasn't to be another down-to-the-wire thriller, as he sealed the title in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix with four races to spare. But there is little disputing the stellar drives the Dutch racer delivered this year en route to defending his crown.

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