Round 18 of the season, Qatar Grand Prix sprint took place at Losail International Circuit. Max Verstappen of Oracle Red Bull Racing, supported by Honda as a Team Partner, finished 2nd. Sergio Perez of the same team retired. Max Verstappen won the drivers' championship for the third year in a row.
Scuderia AlphaTauri driver, Yuki Tsunoda finished 11th, Liam Lawson retired.