Sergio Perez has won the 2023 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix. Despite losing the lead at turn one, Perez cruised to victory as Red Bull proved they are comfortably ahead of everyone else in the field. Verstappen will not win all 23 Grands Prix this year as Perez showed he has the ability and fight to keep Verstappen behind. The Mexican made a statement showing Verstappen will not have it easy. Fernando Alonso surivived a five-second penalty to take third-place.