Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2017

Fastest Lap Bottas
Best Race Team Mercedes
Best Quali Team Mercedes



2 DNF's of 20 starters
Pole: Valtteri Bottas
Lights to flag!
16th to 11th5Most Places Gained:
Romain Grosjean
Female/Male Ratio 0:20, Nationalities: 13, Main Nationalities: Germany & France with 3 drivers, Average Driver Age: 27, Oldest Driver: 38, Youngest Driver: 19

Race Results

+/-PosDriverTeamPointsNotes
-1stV. Bottas2017-lineup-mercedes25 ()
-2ndL. Hamilton2017-lineup-mercedes18
-3rdS. Vettel2017-lineup-ferrari15
14thK. Räikkönen2017-lineup-ferrari12
15thM. Verstappen2017-lineup-red-bull10
16thN. Hulkenberg2017-lineup-renault8
17thS. Perez2017-lineup-force-india6
18thE. Ocon2017-lineup-force-india4
29thF. Alonso2017-lineup-mclaren2+1 Lap
-10thF. Massa2017-lineup-williams1+1 Lap
511thR. Grosjean2017-lineup-haas+1 Lap
112thS. Vandoorne2017-lineup-mclaren+1 Lap
113thK. Magnussen2017-lineup-haas+1 Lap
414thP. Wehrlein2017-lineup-sauber+1 Lap
515thB. Hartley2017-lineup-toro-rosso+1 Lap
116thP. Gasly2017-lineup-toro-rosso+1 Lap
217thM. Ericsson2017-lineup-sauber+1 Lap
318thL. Stroll2017-lineup-williams+1 Lap
7DNFC. Sainz Jnr2017-lineup-renault
16DNFD. Ricciardo2017-lineup-red-bull

* indicates fastest lap

Race News

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