Nico doubles up, Lewis fights back on eventful night in Bahrain

  • Nico took his 16th career victory today – his first at the Bahrain International Circuit

  • Lewis claimed his 89th Formula One podium after a battling comeback drive to P3

  • Nico (50) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 17 points from Lewis (33) in P2

  • MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS (83) lead Ferrari (33) by 50 points in the Constructors’ Championship

Driver
Chassis No.
Grid
Result
Fastest Lap
Nico Rosberg
F1 W07 Hybrid/03
P02
P01
1:34.482 (Lap 41)
Lewis Hamilton
F1 W07 Hybrid/01
P01
P03
1:34.677 (Lap 39)
Strategy
Start
Stop 1
Stop 2
Stop 3
No. 6
SuperSoft
Soft (Lap 13)
SuperSoft (Lap 30)
Soft (Lap 39)
No. 44
SuperSoft
Medium (Lap 13)
SuperSoft (Lap 28)
Soft (Lap 41)
Weather
Dry, mild, floodlit
Temperatures
Air: 21.2 – 22.6°C
Track: 25.9 – 29.6°C