News Details

Chinese GP, F1's 1,000th race: Valtteri Bottas takes China pole from Lewis Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas fended off team-mate Lewis Hamilton in a tight battle for pole position at the Chinese Grand Prix as Mercedes out-paced Ferrari. Bottas, the quicker Mercedes driver all weekend in Shanghai, found his advantage cut by Hamilton to just 0.023 seconds as the world champion finally found pace. Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third fastest, 0.301secs off the pace, and just 0.017secs quicker than team-mate Charles Leclerc. Red Bull's Max Verstappen and Pierre Gasly took fifth and sixth places. Red Bull looked to have a chance to challenge the Ferraris after the first runs, when Verstappen split Vettel and Leclerc, but a misjudgement meant neither car made it around to start the...
Full Story »
6mo ago from BBC.co.uk 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bottas beats Hamilton to pole

Valtteri Bottas edged out Lewis Hamilton to secure pole position for the...
6mo ago from SkySports.com

Bottas beats Hamilton to China pole

Valtteri Bottas will begin the 1000th World Championship race on pole...
6mo ago from GPFans.com

Bottas beats Hamilton to Race 1000 pole in Shanghai

Valtteri Bottas dug deep to deny his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton...
6mo ago from F1i.com

Qualy: Bottas on pole position for the Chinese GP

Ferrari may have had the straightline speed but over a complete lap it...
6mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez equals Doohan's record with comfortable win at...

Marc Marquez equaled Mick Doohan's record of 54 premier class victories by...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tidemand “Broke the Code to Driving a WRC Car” by...

Pontus Tidemand took his best finish in a top-level WRC car last weekend...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Video: Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scores sublime...

Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scored a delightful curling effort for the...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsene Wenger turns 70: What next for the Arsenal...

The former Arsenal boss has talked about a possible role with world...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Rumour Has It: Real Madrid make Mourinho contact,...

With Zinedine Zidane on thin ice, a familiar face could return to Real...
7h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Premier League table: Every team compared to 2018/19...

Arsenal and Manchester United are struggling to match their form from last...
8h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Alfa Romeo on their way out of F1?

Alfa Romeo could walk away from Sauber and... Read More »
2h ago from PlanetF1.com

Wurz: Drivers not happy about 18-inch wheels

Grand Prix Drivers' Association chief Alex Wurz... Read More »
6h ago from GrandPrix247.com

How Hamilton can win title at Mexican GP

Lewis Hamilton will have his first chance to... Read More »
1h ago from SkySports.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.