Bottas won the Grand Prix of Australia

Lewis Hamilton again failed to win in Melbourne, starting the first.

The Finnish pilot Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas won the first in the new season of the Grand Prix of Australia in Melbourne.

Bottas started already on the starting line through Hamilton and went into the lead, never in the race without questioning their leadership.

Hamilton continues string of bad luck in Melbourne – it the last six seasons consistently win the pole position, but this time only once won the race. Failed this time.

Third place in the race took Max Verstappen. He started fourth before the first pit stop, calmly drove behind Vettel, but after all has been in the pits, Max walked Vettel even rushed in pursuit of Hamilton. Vettel is not even close to hold on to the pace of Red bull. Max long enough went for Hamilton, being in the range of 1-1,5 seconds, but was not able to impose the struggle.

From other events of the Grand Prix of Australia we note a bad start of Daniel ricciardo, who drove on the grass and lost the front wing.

At the end of the race still took place by correspondence, the struggle for the bonus point for fastest lap for a long time it kept Bottas for a few laps before the finish was the best result Verstappen, but Bottas managed to answer his fastest round and earned an extra point.

Race results:

Боттас выиграл Гран-при Австралии

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