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Russian Grand Prix 2017

Fastest Lap Räikkönen
Best Race Team Mercedes
Best Quali Team Ferrari



4 DNF's of 20 starters
Pole: Sebastian Vettel
Lights to flag? Nope!
20th to 14th6Most Places Gained:
Stoffel Vandoorne
Female/Male Ratio 0:20, Nationalities: 14, Main Nationalities: Germany with 3 drivers, Average Driver Age: 27, Oldest Driver: 37, Youngest Driver: 18

Race Results

+/-PosDriverTeamPointsNotes
21stV. Bottas2017-lineup-mercedes25
12ndS. Vettel2017-lineup-ferrari18
13rdK. Räikkönen2017-lineup-ferrari15 ()
-4thL. Hamilton2017-lineup-mercedes12
25thM. Verstappen2017-lineup-red-bull10
36thS. Perez2017-lineup-force-india8
37thE. Ocon2017-lineup-force-india6
-8thN. Hulkenberg2017-lineup-renault4
39thF. Massa2017-lineup-williams2+1 Lap
410thC. Sainz Jnr2017-lineup-toro-rosso1+1 Lap
-11thL. Stroll2017-lineup-williams+1 Lap
-12thD. Kvyat2017-lineup-toro-rosso+1 Lap
-13thK. Magnussen2017-lineup-haas+1 Lap
614thS. Vandoorne2017-lineup-mclaren+1 Lap
315thM. Ericsson2017-lineup-sauber+1 Lap
116thP. Wehrlein2017-lineup-sauber+2 Laps
12DNFD. Ricciardo2017-lineup-red-bullBrakes
2DNFJ. Palmer2017-lineup-renaultAccident
-DNFR. Grosjean2017-lineup-haasAccident
5DNSF. Alonso2017-lineup-mclarenMechanical

* indicates fastest lap

Race News

Ferrari’s Vettel and Raikkonen move close to F1 grid penalties

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Team-Mate Wars: Russian GP

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Vettel: Massa did Bottas a favour – twice

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Sebastian Vettel reckons Felipe Massa did Valtteri Bottas a favour, not once but twice, as they raced towards the chequered... Read more »
Bottas: Hamilton relationship could take a turn

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With his first race win on the board, Valtteri Bottas admits his amicable relationship with Lewis Hamilton may not last... Read more »
What’ll Red Bull unleash in Spain?

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Sebastian Vettel says it’s too early to rule Red Bull out of the F1 title race – and hinted he... Read more »
Russian GP driver ratings

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Russian GP: Mercedes will impose team orders for Hamilton and Bottas

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Mercedes change their stance on team orders in response to the threat from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel. Continue reading on BBC... Read more »
Conclusions from the Russian Grand Prix

Conclusions from the Russian Grand Prix Planet F1

Bottas is a contender, Hamilton looks lost, Ferrari got strategy right, Alonso and Ricciardo’s unlikely bond, Force India impress again,... Read more »
F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Bottas, Vettel, Red Bull, Ricciardo, Williams, Massa, Palmer

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Kimi Raikkonen happy for fellow Finn Bottas, Red Bull to investigate Ricciardo’s “strange” brake issue, plus more. Continue reading on... Read more »
Sepang boss: Bernie made us look like idiots

Sepang boss: Bernie made us look like idiots Planet F1

Following Bernie Ecclestone’s revelation that he overcharged circuit bosses, Sepang chief Razlan Razali says the former supremo has made them... Read more »
Fernando Alonso begins journey from F1 to Indy 500 with first test today

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Alonso: ‘I tried to leave early, but no planes’

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Ecclestone hits back at ‘stupid idiot’ claims

Ecclestone hits back at ‘stupid idiot’ claims Planet F1

Ex-Formula 1 owner Bernie Ecclestone has refuted the claim that he made Sepang chief Razlan Razali “look like an idiot”... Read more »
Pit Chat: Torpedoes, tantrums, textbook Kimi

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The Russian Grand Prix, for the most part, was largely forgettable. But thankfully there was still plenty that caught Planet... Read more »
FIA reveals how F1 name and number displays rules will be enforced

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The FIA has outlined the details of rules governing the display of car numbers and driver names, which will be... Read more »
Round 3 Bahrain International Circuit
Round 5 Circuit du Catalunya