Chinese GP: Sebastian Vettel top as Lewis Hamilton struggles

Formula 1


Chinese GP qualifying is live on 5 live sports extra and the BBC Sport website

Sebastian Vettel headed a Ferrari one-two in final practice at the Chinese Grand Prix as Mercedes struggled.

Lewis Hamilton had a scrappy session, featuring a number of errors including a huge 540-degree spin, and was fifth, a second off the pace of his title rival.

Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas was third, but 0.743 seconds off Vettel. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen was fourth.

Daniel Ricciardo suffered a major engine failure in his Red Bull.

Ricciardo’s Renault engine failed in a cloud of flame and smoke, and Red Bull face a race against time to get the car ready for qualifying at 07:00 BST.

More to follow

Oh dear: Ricciardo’s engine failure compounded Red Bull’s miserable start to the season



Source link

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Lawn Tennis Association – Dan Evans returns from drugs ban in Glasgow next week
Genoa vs Crotone – ESPN FC
Dhoni sees future for Jadeja the finisher
Anthony Rizzo of Chicago Cubs OK with taking pay cut for fewer games, says ‘We play too much baseball’
Deven Marrero of Arizona Diamondbacks has homer overturned due to Alex Avila’s base-running blunder

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *