Round 1 Albert Park
Round 3 Bahrain International Circuit
© Mercedes AMG Petronas

Chinese Grand Prix 2017

Fastest Lap Hamilton
Best Race Team Mercedes
Best Quali Team Mercedes



5 DNF's of 20 starters
Pole: Lewis Hamilton
Lights to flag!
16th to 3rd13Most Places Gained:
Max Verstappen
Female/Male Ratio 0:20, Nationalities: 15, Main Nationalities: Great Britain & Germany & Finland & Spain & France with 2 drivers, Average Driver Age: 27, Oldest Driver: 37, Youngest Driver: 18

Race Results

+/-PosDriverTeamPointsNotes
-1stL. Hamilton2017-lineup-mercedes25 ()
-2ndS. Vettel2017-lineup-ferrari18
133rdM. Verstappen2017-lineup-red-bull15
14thD. Ricciardo2017-lineup-red-bull12
15thK. Räikkönen2017-lineup-ferrari10
36thV. Bottas2017-lineup-mercedes8
47thC. Sainz Jnr2017-lineup-toro-rosso6
48thK. Magnussen2017-lineup-haas4+1 Lap
19thS. Perez2017-lineup-force-india2+1 Lap
710thE. Ocon2017-lineup-force-india1+1 Lap
811thR. Grosjean2017-lineup-haas+1 Lap
512thN. Hulkenberg2017-lineup-renault+1 Lap
713thJ. Palmer2017-lineup-renault+1 Lap
814thF. Massa2017-lineup-williams+1 Lap
115thM. Ericsson2017-lineup-sauber+1 Lap
3DNFF. Alonso2017-lineup-mclarenMechanical
8DNFD. Kvyat2017-lineup-toro-rossoMechanical
3DNFS. Vandoorne2017-lineup-mclarenMechanical
1DNFA. Giovinazzi2017-lineup-sauberAccident
10DNFL. Stroll2017-lineup-williamsAccident

* indicates fastest lap

Race News

F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Ferrari, Hamilton, Verstappen, Stroll, Perez

F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Ferrari, Hamilton, Verstappen, Stroll, Perez BBC Sport F1

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Red Bull ‘grateful’ for McLaren’s Honda veto

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As McLaren-Honda’s woes continue, Helmut Marko is “really grateful” that former McLaren boss Ron Dennis put an end to Red... Read more »
Team-Mate Wars: Chinese Grand Prix

Team-Mate Wars: Chinese Grand Prix Planet F1

Andrew Davies assesses the team-mate battles after a challenging Chinese Grand Prix. Mercedes Hamilton 2 – Bottas 0Race: Hamilton Lewis... Read more »
Conclusions from the Chinese GP

Conclusions from the Chinese GP Planet F1

Skill and craft came to the fore as Lewis Hamilton reigned supreme in China and Max Verstappen sprung a surprise.... Read more »
‘Bored’ Ricciardo planned Vettel contact

‘Bored’ Ricciardo planned Vettel contact Planet F1

Daniel Ricciardo has admitted he intentionally banged wheels with Sebastian Vettel to give the fans a bit of excitement. The... Read more »
FIA unveil ‘The Shield’, an alternate to Halo

FIA unveil ‘The Shield’, an alternate to Halo Planet F1

The FIA, motorsport’s governing body, has developed an alternative cockpit protection idea to the Halo, unveiling ‘The Shield’ to the... Read more »
Chinese GP driver ratings

Chinese GP driver ratings Sky Sports

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‘Ocon can absolutely match Verstappen’

‘Ocon can absolutely match Verstappen’ Planet F1

Esteban Ocon has the ability to match fellow youngster Max Verstappen’s achievements; that’s according to Force India deputy Bob Fernley.... Read more »
Ferrari president Marchionne wants talks on Raikkonen F1 form

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Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne wants his Formula 1 team to sit down for talks with Kimi Raikkonen on the back... Read more »
Chinese GP could be rescheduled

Chinese GP could be rescheduled Sky Sports

The Chinese Grand Prix could be staged on Saturday, Sky Sports F1 has been told Continue reading on Sky Sports... Read more »
Hamilton dismisses ‘Alonso to Merc’ link

Hamilton dismisses ‘Alonso to Merc’ link Planet F1

Lewis Hamilton has ruled out Mercedes signing Fernando Alonso for the 2018 season, adamant it is “not going to happen”... Read more »
Horner wants clarity over ‘line or box’

Horner wants clarity over ‘line or box’ Planet F1

Christian Horner has called for the FIA to clarify over where exactly drivers must line up on the grid after... Read more »
Analysis: Would Vettel have won China without F1 Safety Car and why did Ferrari leave Raikkonen out?

Analysis: Would Vettel have won China without F1 Safety Car and why did Ferrari leave Raikkonen out? James Allen on F1

After the outlier of Melbourne’s street track the Chinese Grand Prix was the first opportunity on a proper race track... Read more »
Kaltenborn refutes Wehrlein conspiracy

Kaltenborn refutes Wehrlein conspiracy Planet F1

Monisha Kaltenborn insists there is no conspiracy behind Pascal Wehrlein’s absence, he is quite simply just not fit enough to... Read more »
Round 1 Albert Park
Round 3 Bahrain International Circuit