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2000 F1 Season 2000 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Michael Schumacher
Car: F1-2000 Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2001 F1 Season 2001 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Michael Schumacher
Car: F2001 Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2002 F1 Season 2002 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Michael Schumacher
Car: F2002 Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2003 F1 Season 2003 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Michael Schumacher
Car: F2003-GA Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2004 F1 Season 2004 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Michael Schumacher
Car: F2004 Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2005 F1 Season 2005 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Fernando Alonso
Car: R25 Renault
Constructor: Renault
Team: Mild Seven Renault F1 Team
2006 F1 Season 2006 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Fernando Alonso
Car: R26 Formula 1 Renault
Constructor: Renault
Team: Mild Seven Renault F1 Team
2007 F1 Season 2007 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Kimi-Matias Raikkonen
Car: F2007 Ferrari
Constructor: Ferrari
Team: Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2008 F1 Season 2008 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton
Car: MP4-23 McLaren
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
2009 F1 Season 2009 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Jenson Alexander Lyons Button
Car: BGP 001 Brawn
Constructor: Brawn
Team: Brawn GP F1 Team

Formula One World Drivers' Champions
1950 G. Farina
1951 J. Fangio
1952 A. Ascari
1953 A. Ascari
1954 J. Fangio
1955 J. Fangio
1956 J. Fangio
1957 J. Fangio
1958 M. Hawthorn
1959 S. Brabham
1960 S. Brabham
1961 P. Hill, Jr
1962 N. Hill
1963 J. Clark, Jr.
1964 J. Surtees
1965 J. Clark, Jr.
1966 S. Brabham
1967 D. Hulme
1968 N. Hill
1969 S. Stewart
1970 K. Rindt
1971 S. Stewart
1972 E. Fittipaldi
1973 S. Stewart
1974 E. Fittipaldi
1975 A. Lauda
1976 J. Hunt
1977 A. Lauda
1978 M. Andretti
1979 J. Scheckter
1980 A. Jones
1981 N. Piquet
1982 K. Rosberg
1983 N. Piquet
1984 A. Lauda
1985 A. Prost
1986 A. Prost
1987 N. Piquet
1988 A. Senna
1989 A. Prost
1990 A. Senna
1991 A. Senna
1992 N. Mansell
1993 A. Prost
1994 M. Schumacher
1995 M. Schumacher
1996 D. Hill
1997 J. Villeneuve
1998 M. Hakkinen
1999 M. Hakkinen
2000 M. Schumacher
2001 M. Schumacher
2002 M. Schumacher
2003 M. Schumacher
2004 M. Schumacher
2005 F. Alonso
2006 F. Alonso
2007 K. Raikkonen
2008 L. Hamilton
2009 J. Button
2010 S. Vettel
2011 S. Vettel
2012 S. Vettel
2013 S. Vettel
2014 L. Hamilton
2015 L. Hamilton
2016 N. Rosberg

2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview Battle continues with Round Six of the 2017 season from the Circuit de Monaco ·Toto Talks Monaco ·Featured this Week: Monaco – One of a Kind (Includes Driver Video) ·Stat Attack: Monaco and Beyond Toto Talks Monaco 'It's always good to come away from a race weekend with a points advantage, no matter how small. But the gap is just that: very small. We are in a massive fight with Ferrari. On one side, this is very exciting and challenging. But on the other side, it is going ...[Read more...]
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview Battle continues with Round Six of the 2017 season from the Circuit de Monaco ·Toto Talks Monaco ·Featured this Week: Monaco – One of a Kind (Includes Driver Video) ·Stat Attack: Monaco and Beyond Toto Talks Monaco 'It's always good to come away from a race weekend with a points advantage, no matter how small. But the gap is just that: very small. We are in a massive fight with Ferrari. On one side, this is very exciting and challenging. But on the other side, it is going ...[Read more...]
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday Mixed emotions after tense Barcelona battle, as Lewis claims victory but Valtteri retires ·Lewis took his 55th career victory today – his second at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and second of the 2017 season. ·Valtteri experienced his first retirement as a Silver Arrows driver with a mechanical failure on lap 39 ·Lewis set the fastest lap of the race for the third time this season – the 50th Formula One fastest lap for the three pointed star ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (16...[Read more...]
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday Mixed emotions after tense Barcelona battle, as Lewis claims victory but Valtteri retires ·Lewis took his 55th career victory today – his second at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and second of the 2017 season. ·Valtteri experienced his first retirement as a Silver Arrows driver with a mechanical failure on lap 39 ·Lewis set the fastest lap of the race for the third time this season – the 50th Formula One fastest lap for the three pointed star ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (16...[Read more...]
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its best-ever finishing position of sixth place thanks to a strong drive from Nico Hülkenberg in the Formula 1 Gran Premio de España Pirelli 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Nico made a demon start from thirteenth to seventh, then his pit crew were able to assist in him making a further position during the 66-lap race. Nico's finish is one place better than the team's previous best, seventh thanks to Kevin Magnussen in last year's Russian Grand P...[Read more...]
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its best-ever finishing position of sixth place thanks to a strong drive from Nico Hülkenberg in the Formula 1 Gran Premio de España Pirelli 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Nico made a demon start from thirteenth to seventh, then his pit crew were able to assist in him making a further position during the 66-lap race. Nico's finish is one place better than the team's previous best, seventh thanks to Kevin Magnussen in last year's Russian Grand P...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP DETROIT, (May 12, 2017) - The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will host the fifth race of the 2017 World Formula 1 Championship, May 12 - 14. Located in Montmeló, the circuit was inaugurated on September 10, 1991 and 19 days later it hosted its first Formula 1 Grand Prix. Just recently, in February and March, the Catalunya track was stage to eight days of testing during which the single-seaters drove for a total of more than 21,000 miles. It was the perfect bench test for the state-of-t...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP DETROIT, (May 12, 2017) - The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will host the fifth race of the 2017 World Formula 1 Championship, May 12 - 14. Located in Montmeló, the circuit was inaugurated on September 10, 1991 and 19 days later it hosted its first Formula 1 Grand Prix. Just recently, in February and March, the Catalunya track was stage to eight days of testing during which the single-seaters drove for a total of more than 21,000 miles. It was the perfect bench test for the state-of-t...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul We head to Spain for the first European race of the season with the target of continuing to score points. Barcelona is an event where we often see many upgrades to the cars and we have some new parts ourselves. We've had a solid run of points in the past two races and we want to continue that. Spain is a strong market for Formula 1 and for Renault. We produce very many cars, engines and gearboxes in Spain so we ha...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul We head to Spain for the first European race of the season with the target of continuing to score points. Barcelona is an event where we often see many upgrades to the cars and we have some new parts ourselves. We've had a solid run of points in the past two races and we want to continue that. Spain is a strong market for Formula 1 and for Renault. We produce very many cars, engines and gearboxes in Spain so we ha...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its second points-scoring finish of 2017 with a robust eighth place from Nico Hülkenberg in the VTB Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom. Nico started eighth then ran a mammoth 40-lap stint on his qualifying Ultrasort tyres before changing to the Supersoft tyres for a final 12-lap bid to wrestle seventh place from Esteban Ocon. Jolyon Palmer's race ended at the second corner, the victim of an ambitious over-the-kerbs overtake attempt from Romain Grosjea...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its second points-scoring finish of 2017 with a robust eighth place from Nico Hülkenberg in the VTB Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom. Nico started eighth then ran a mammoth 40-lap stint on his qualifying Ultrasort tyres before changing to the Supersoft tyres for a final 12-lap bid to wrestle seventh place from Esteban Ocon. Jolyon Palmer's race ended at the second corner, the victim of an ambitious over-the-kerbs overtake attempt from Romain Grosjea...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri claims his first Formula 1 victory with Lewis fourth in tense Russian Grand Prix ·Valtteri took his maiden Formula One victory today after jumping the two Ferraris off the start, then edging out Sebastian Vettel in a nailbitting, race-long battle ·Lewis produced a battling drive to finish P4 after struggling with overheating throughout the race ·Today's result marks the 400th podium finish for Mercedes-Benz Power in Formula One ·Lewis (73pt) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri claims his first Formula 1 victory with Lewis fourth in tense Russian Grand Prix ·Valtteri took his maiden Formula One victory today after jumping the two Ferraris off the start, then edging out Sebastian Vettel in a nailbitting, race-long battle ·Lewis produced a battling drive to finish P4 after struggling with overheating throughout the race ·Today's result marks the 400th podium finish for Mercedes-Benz Power in Formula One ·Lewis (73pt) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday Scuderia Ferrari edge the Silver Arrows in tense Sochi Qualifying shootout ·Valtteri Bottas claimed P3 on the grid, with the top three cars covered by just 0.095s ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Russian Grand Prix from P4 ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on UltraSoft tyres, a single run on the UltraSoft in Q2, then two runs on the UltraSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I think we can see Ferrari were quicker today. We were close in the end, but not close enough. All weekend...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday Scuderia Ferrari edge the Silver Arrows in tense Sochi Qualifying shootout ·Valtteri Bottas claimed P3 on the grid, with the top three cars covered by just 0.095s ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Russian Grand Prix from P4 ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on UltraSoft tyres, a single run on the UltraSoft in Q2, then two runs on the UltraSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I think we can see Ferrari were quicker today. We were close in the end, but not close enough. All weekend...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP An in-depth look at the braking systems on the Formula 1 single-seaters at Sochi Autodrom DETROIT, (April 28, 2017) - The Sochi Autodrom will host the fourth race of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, April 28 - 30. In 2010, the contract to host the Russian GP in Sochi was signed and four years later, the circuit was completed. Built within the Olympic Park used for the Winter Olympic Games in 2014, the circuit stands out for the 710-yard curve at Turn 3, the longest curve ...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP An in-depth look at the braking systems on the Formula 1 single-seaters at Sochi Autodrom DETROIT, (April 28, 2017) - The Sochi Autodrom will host the fourth race of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, April 28 - 30. In 2010, the contract to host the Russian GP in Sochi was signed and four years later, the circuit was completed. Built within the Olympic Park used for the Winter Olympic Games in 2014, the circuit stands out for the 710-yard curve at Turn 3, the longest curve ...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul Bahrain showed both another positive step in our progress, and reiterated an area where we must focus our attention. For the first time in the team's short history, we qualified both cars in the top ten. This was thanks to teamwork from everyone at the track and everyone at Enstone and Viry. Nico was able to deliver the fast laps whenever needed and Jolyon staged an impressive recovery from a difficult FP3. In ...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview Battle royal continues with Round Four of the 2017 season from the Sochi Autodrom ·Toto Talks Russia ·Featured this Week: 2017 Race Starts ·Stat Attack: Russia and Beyond Toto Talks Russia 'You need to be able to draw a line under a tough weekend. It's very painful to lose a race like that. There were too many marginal losses that we encountered and these cost us the victory. But they are down to us to fix. You need to be careful not to spend too much time thinking about t...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview Battle royal continues with Round Four of the 2017 season from the Sochi Autodrom ·Toto Talks Russia ·Featured this Week: 2017 Race Starts ·Stat Attack: Russia and Beyond Toto Talks Russia 'You need to be able to draw a line under a tough weekend. It's very painful to lose a race like that. There were too many marginal losses that we encountered and these cost us the victory. But they are down to us to fix. You need to be careful not to spend too much time thinking about t...[Read more...]
Bahrain Grand Prix – Scuderia Ferrari wins in Bahrain
Bahrain Grand Prix – Scuderia Ferrari wins in Bahrain Sebastian takes his second win from three races. Kimi is fourth Sakhir, 16 April 2017 –Sebastian Vettel produced a gutsy drive this evening to win the Bahrain Grand Prix, having started from third on the grid. His victory was also down to the strategic calls from the Scuderia Ferrari pit wall. Kimi Raikkonen finished fourth, despite encountering a few difficulties. He fought back to finish just off the podium. After the first three rounds, Ferrari lead the Drivers' Championship ...[Read more...]
Bahrain Grand Prix – Scuderia Ferrari wins in Bahrain
Bahrain Grand Prix – Scuderia Ferrari wins in Bahrain Sebastian takes his second win from three races. Kimi is fourth Sakhir, 16 April 2017 –Sebastian Vettel produced a gutsy drive this evening to win the Bahrain Grand Prix, having started from third on the grid. His victory was also down to the strategic calls from the Scuderia Ferrari pit wall. Kimi Raikkonen finished fourth, despite encountering a few difficulties. He fought back to finish just off the podium. After the first three rounds, Ferrari lead the Drivers' Championship ...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Sunday Silver Arrows seal double podium in breathtaking Bahrain Grand Prix ·Lewis today took the 107th top three finish of his Formula One career in P2 ·Valtteri sealed a double podium for the team in P3 ·Lewis (61) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship, seven points behind Sebastian Vettel (68) in P1 ·Valtteri (38) is P3, 23 points behind Lewis and four in front of Kimi Raikkönen (34) in P4 ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (99) trail Ferrari (102) by three points in the Constructors' Champio...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Sunday Silver Arrows seal double podium in breathtaking Bahrain Grand Prix ·Lewis today took the 107th top three finish of his Formula One career in P2 ·Valtteri sealed a double podium for the team in P3 ·Lewis (61) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship, seven points behind Sebastian Vettel (68) in P1 ·Valtteri (38) is P3, 23 points behind Lewis and four in front of Kimi Raikkönen (34) in P4 ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (99) trail Ferrari (102) by three points in the Constructors' Champio...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team scored its first points of 2017 after a hard-fought Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit. Despite continued positive progress with top ten qualifying performances from Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer on Saturday, both drivers finished lower than they started in the 57-lap race as they struggled with race pace. Nico crossed the finish line in ninth position and Jolyon finished thirteenth, both using two-stop strategies. ◾Nico started ...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team scored its first points of 2017 after a hard-fought Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit. Despite continued positive progress with top ten qualifying performances from Nico Hülkenberg and Jolyon Palmer on Saturday, both drivers finished lower than they started in the 57-lap race as they struggled with race pace. Nico crossed the finish line in ninth position and Jolyon finished thirteenth, both using two-stop strategies. ◾Nico started ...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Saturday Maiden Formula One pole for Valtteri, Lewis completes Silver Arrows lockout ·Valtteri Bottas tonight claimed his first F1 career pole position at the Bahrain International Circuit ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Bahrain Grand Prix P2 after qualifying just 0.023s behind his teammate ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on Soft tyres, a single run on the SuperSoft in Q2, then two runs on the SuperSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I'm really happy with my first Formula On...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Saturday Maiden Formula One pole for Valtteri, Lewis completes Silver Arrows lockout ·Valtteri Bottas tonight claimed his first F1 career pole position at the Bahrain International Circuit ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Bahrain Grand Prix P2 after qualifying just 0.023s behind his teammate ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on Soft tyres, a single run on the SuperSoft in Q2, then two runs on the SuperSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I'm really happy with my first Formula On...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Friday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Friday Soaring temperatures, searing competition on opening day in Sakhir ·Lewis ended the morning session in P10 with Valtteri P14 ·Valtteri set the second fastest time in the afternoon session with Lewis fifth quickest ·Both drivers ran the Medium and Soft compound tyre in FP1, the Soft and SuperSoft in FP2 Valtteri Bottas Today overall went well. Obviously, it's difficult to learn much in FP1 with the extremely high temperatures, as the main sessions are under the lights in the...[Read more...]
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Friday
2017 Bahrain Grand Prix - Friday Soaring temperatures, searing competition on opening day in Sakhir ·Lewis ended the morning session in P10 with Valtteri P14 ·Valtteri set the second fastest time in the afternoon session with Lewis fifth quickest ·Both drivers ran the Medium and Soft compound tyre in FP1, the Soft and SuperSoft in FP2 Valtteri Bottas Today overall went well. Obviously, it's difficult to learn much in FP1 with the extremely high temperatures, as the main sessions are under the lights in the...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix Preview
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul To illustrate that the 2017 season is well and truly underway, we now head to China for the start of the first back-to-back combination of races. Race one in Australia showed that we have the pace but not necessarily the complete execution with the R.S.17. We definitely had potential to finish in the points at Albert Park, so that is what we should have achieved. Clearly, this latest generation Formula 1 has in...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix Preview
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul To illustrate that the 2017 season is well and truly underway, we now head to China for the start of the first back-to-back combination of races. Race one in Australia showed that we have the pace but not necessarily the complete execution with the R.S.17. We definitely had potential to finish in the points at Albert Park, so that is what we should have achieved. Clearly, this latest generation Formula 1 has in...[Read more...]
2017 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Sunday
2017 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Sunday We have the performance potential; we must maximise every opportunity Renault Sport Formula One Team began its 2017 season at Albert Park with Nico Hülkenberg finishing just shy of the points in eleventh. Jolyon Palmer made a strong start from 19th on the grid, making four positions on the first lap. Sadly, Jolyon then suffered an intermittent brake issue which led to his retirement from the race on lap 15. ◾Nico started the race in P11 on new ultrasoft tyres, changing to a set of fre...[Read more...]