أرشيف وسم ‘ Australia Grand Prix ’

Posted on Sunday, March 26, 2017

Melbourne's winning tyre strategy

Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari by completing a longer opening stint on the ultrasoft tyre than polesitter Lewis Hamilton, then emerging in front of the Mercedes after his sole pit stop. All the finishers apart from two stopped once, with the top four using an ultrasoft-soft strategy. All three compounds were used in the race, with the fastest lap – set right at the end of the race – more than two seconds quicker than last year. Most drivers started on […]

Posted on Sunday, March 15, 2015

Massa pins podium loss on out lap traffic

Felipe Massa believes that his chance of finishing on the podium at the Australian Grand Prix disappeared when he got stuck behind Daniel Ricciardo as he exited the pits. Massa was running in third place but emerged from his solitary stop behind the Red Bull driver, and when Sebastian Vettel pitted a lap late the German came out ahead of Massa, with their positions maintained until the end of the race. "The aim of today was start the season with a solid points haul and […]