Max Verstappen of Red Bull won the Mexico City Grand Prix by a comfortable margin, boosting his hopes of winning his first World Championship.
Lewis Hamilton, Verstappen‘s title challenger, finished second, beating off a late attack from Max’ teammate Sergio Perez in the closing circuits.
On the final lap, Perez got close to passing Hamilton but was unable to do so.
Verstappen’s tenth victory in 2021 puts him 19 points ahead of the field with four races and 107 points remaining.
Valtteri Bottas, Hamilton’s teammate, robbed the Dutchman of a point for fastest lap on the final tour.
Verstappen now has a huge lead in the championship after one of the most impressive victories of the year.
A one-three finish propelled Red Bull into second place in the constructors’ standings, just one point behind Mercedes.