Did the new point for fastest lap change the teams’ tactics in the Australian Grand Prix? It didn’t tempt any of them into pitting, but did prompt some quick laps at the end.
Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says the team will reconsider whether it was right not to make a bid for the fastest lap bonus point with Charles Leclerc.
Lewis Hamilton says he managed the gap to team mate Valtteri Bottas in the Australian Grand Prix after rival Sebastian Vettel claimed the Mercedes driver dropped back out of boredom.
Valtteri Bottas explained the meaning behind his spur-of-the-moment post-race remark: “To whom it may concern: F*** you.”
Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto praised Charles Leclerc for being a “team player” and explained why he was told not to pass Sebastian Vettel at the end of the race.
Sebastian Vettel suspects Lewis Hamilton lost interest in the Australian Grand Prix and said that was the only reason he was able to close on the Mercedes driver.
Lando Norris feels he let his McLaren team down after failing to score points on his F1 debut in the Australian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton admitted he could have made a better job of his start in the Australian Grand Prix, which cost him a victory to his team mate.
Valtteri Bottas has dedicated his victory in the Australian Grand Prix to FIA race director Charlie Whiting, who died on Thursday.
Sebastian Vettel says he was shocked by Mercedes’ dominance in the Australian Grand Prix and disappointed his car handled so poorly this weekend.
Max Verstappen said he was “very happy” for Honda after ending their 11-year wait for a podium finish in their first race together with Red Bull.
A stunned Valtteri Bottas said “I don’t know what just happened” after dominating the first race of the 2019 F1 season.
Valtteri Bottas won the Australian Grand Prix in dominant fashion as Mercedes started the new season with a one-two finish.
Valtteri Bottas leads the drivers’ championship with 26 points after winning the Australian Grand Prix and setting the fastest lap of the race.
Valtteri Bottas won the 2019 Australian Grand Prix for Mercedes ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen.
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