Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2018

Fastest Lap Bottas
Best Race Team Ferrari
Best Quali Team Mercedes



6 DNF's of 20 starters
Pole: Sebastian Vettel
Lights to flag? Nope!
19th to 10th9Most Places Gained:
Brendon Hartley
Female/Male Ratio 0:20, Nationalities: 14, Main Nationalities: France with 3 drivers, Average Driver Age: 27, Oldest Driver: 38, Youngest Driver: 19

Race Results

+/-PosDriverTeamPointsNotes
11stL. Hamilton25
42ndK. Räikkönen18
53rdS. Perez15
34thS. Vettel12
45thC. Sainz Jnr10
76thC. Leclerc8
57thF. Alonso6
28thL. StrollWilliams4
79thS. Vandoorne2
910thB. Hartley1
711thM. Ericsson
512thP. Gasly
213thK. Magnussen
1114thV. Bottas ()+1 Lap (puncture)
5DNFR. GrosjeanAccident
11DNFM. VerstappenAccident
13DNFD. RicciardoAccident
4DNFN. HulkenbergAccident
12DNFE. OconAccident
9DNFS. SirotkinWilliamsAccident

* indicates fastest lap

Qualifying - The Grid

Race News

Renault preparing for Sainz exit

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Ricciardo stands by Bottas remarks

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Pit Chat: Problem? Blame Marcus Ericsson

Pit Chat: Problem? Blame Marcus Ericsson Planet F1

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Daniel Ricciardo had lip surgery after F1 win in China

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F1 release video of Gasly/K-Mag collision

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Conclusions from the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Conclusions from the Azerbaijan Grand Prix Planet F1

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The Sauber driver love-fest continues

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Another race, another Verstappen collision

Another race, another Verstappen collision Planet F1

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‘Become Tyrrell? Over my dead body’

‘Become Tyrrell? Over my dead body’ Planet F1

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Kubica returns to action for Williams

Kubica returns to action for Williams Planet F1

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Gasly: Magnussen almost caused spectacular crash

Gasly: Magnussen almost caused spectacular crash Planet F1

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Gasly: Magnussen is most dangerous guy I’ve raced

Gasly: Magnussen is most dangerous guy I’ve raced Planet F1

Pierre Gasly has hit out at Kevin Magnussen, accusing the Haas driver of trying to “put me in the wall... Read more »
Haas explain disparity between drivers

Haas explain disparity between drivers Planet F1

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Magnussen: Haas can beat Renault in midfield battle

Magnussen: Haas can beat Renault in midfield battle Planet F1

Although McLaren hold down fourth in the championship, Kevin Magnussen believes it is Renault who are the strongest midfield team... Read more »
Magnussen prepared ‘to die in the car’

Magnussen prepared ‘to die in the car’ Planet F1

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