Lewis Hamilton dominated the Chinese Grand Prix 2017 and led Mercedes from start to finish while Sebastian Vettel finished second for Ferrari, despite dropping from second to fifth. Here are Formula 1 China GP 2017 highlights and results.
Chinese Grand Prix 2017 race results at the Shanghai International Circuit
1. Lewis Hamilton GBR Mercedes – Mercedes 56 laps
2. Sebastian Vettel GER Ferrari – Ferrari +6.250s
3. Max Verstappen NED Red Bull – TAG +45.552s
4. Daniel Ricciardo AUS Red Bull – TAG +46.987s
5. Kimi Raikkonen FIN Ferrari – Ferrari +48.076s
6. Valtteri Bottas FIN Mercedes – Mercedes +48.808s
7. Carlos Sainz ESP Toro Rosso-Renault +1m 11.115
8. Kevin Magnussen DEN Haas-Ferrari +1 lap
9. Sergio Perez MEX Force India-Mercedes +1 lap
10. Esteban Ocon FRA Force India-Mercedes +1 lap
11. Romain Grosjean FRA Haas-Ferrari +1 lap
12. Nico Hulkenberg GER Renault – Renault +1 lap
13. Jolyon Palmer GBR Renault – Renault +1 lap
14. Felipe Massa BRA Williams – Mercedes +1 lap
15. Marcus Ericsson SWE Sauber – Ferrari +1 laps
Formula 1 2017 season started with Sebastian Vettel winning the first grand Prix (Australia). Chinese Grand Prix is the 2nd round of the season and it will take place from 7 to 9 April at the Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai. The China GP starts on Friday, 7 April with first two practise session followed qualifying race on Saturday, April 8. The final race will take place on Sunday, April 9.
The 2017 Formula One season is the 68th season of the FIA Formula One World Championship. Sebastian Vettel is on top of the drivers’ standings with 25 points after while Lewis hamilton is in second placed with 18 points and Valtteri Bottas is at third position with 15 points.
Chinese Grand Prix 2017 Schedule & Time Table:
Chinese GP will start from 7th April to 9th April 2017 at the Shanghai International Circuit.The weekend will start with the Friday practice 1 and 2 sessions leading to Saturday, 8 April 2017 qualifying round and the F1 Chinese grand Prix will take on Sunday at 7 am UK time.
Friday, April 7
3 am: Chinese GP: Practice 1
6.45am – Chinese GP: Practice 2
7 am: Chinese GP Practice 2
Saturday, April 8
5 am – Chinese GP: Practice 3
8 am – CHINESE GP: QUALIFYING
Sunday, April 9
7 am – THE CHINESE GRAND PRIX
*Please note that this timetable is in UK time and is subject to amendments.
Circuit: Shanghai International Circuit
The Shanghai International Circuit is situated in the Jiading, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China and it is 5.451km long and features 13 corners and two DRS zones. The Grand Prix will be held over 56 laps.
Lewis Hamilton is most successful at Shanghai international circuit having won four grand Prix back in 2008, 2011, 2014 and 2015.
Formula 1 China GP 2017 Highlights & Results
If you do not have access to TV or want to watch full race replay video of Chinese Grand Prix can tune into this page. Here you can find complete Formula 1 China GP 2017 highlights video and results after the race.
Nico Rosberg dominated the entire Formula One Chinese Grand Prix 2016 on Sunday and won his third straight grand Prix of this season and the sixth straight grand Prix win including last three of 2015 season as well.
Rosberg crossed the line a mammoth 37.7 seconds ahead of Sebastian Vettel, who finished second after recovered from colliding with his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen while Daniil Kvyat finished third (Red Bull’s first podium finish since Singapore Grand Prix 2015).