Hamilton dominated Abu Dhabi, Verstappen confirmed third in championship


Lewis Hamilton beat all competition with a sovereign performance and easily celebrated winning the final race of this year's F1 season in Abu Dhabi. Second place went to Max Verstappen [Red Bull] and third to Charles Leclerc [Ferrari]. Commissioners will decide on a possible penalty for Leclerc after the race, as the FIA ​​found deviations from the prescribed fuel quantity when inspecting his car before the race.

After a good start, Hamilton led from the start of the construct target, the British 84. career victory was not even threatened for a moment. Verstappen, who had lost a place in the first round against Charles Leclerc, eventually came up with a construct of second place, while the proper Ferrari had to settle for the third podium. Verstappen has now claimed third place in the World Cup totals.

Valtteri Bottas was ranked second in the second Mercedes to start the race from the last starting spot. Fifth place went to Sebastian Vettel [Ferrari], who just passed Alexander Albon [Red Bull] just before the end of the race.

An excellent seventh place went to Sergio Perez [Racing Point], who after a fierce fight, chased Land Norris [Mclaren], who had to settle for eighth place.

Daniil Kvayat [Toro Rosso] finished ninth and Carlos Sainz [Mclaren] finished last.

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Lewis Hamilton started from the pole position sovereignly and easily retained the lead in the race. At the start, Verstappen also took second place, but on the first plane had no chance against the speed of the Ferrari powertrain, and Charles Leclerc made it to second place. The Dutchman was also immediately attacked by Vettel, but with an aggressive maneuver, Verstappen managed to keep another Ferrari driver behind.

In the background, there was a collision construct between the two Racing Point racers and Pierre Gasly, who is due to make a stop in the first round with a broken front wing.

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Valtteri Bottas, starting from the start of the start row, immediately broke through the construct 10. The Finns then stuck a few laps behind Lance Stroll.

Hamilton quickly secured a few seconds of advantage over Leclerc, unable to follow the pace of the British Mercedes in the opening part of the race. Boxing starters have already started in round 9.

V 13. Ferrari had called both of their racers for a stop, but the mechanics had a lot of trouble installing the rear left tire on the Sebastian Vettl car and the German lost a lot of time at the stop, which meant he returned to the track for Valtteri Bottas.

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Hamilton and Verstappen, meanwhile, continued down the track and the Dutchman only made the first stop at 20. circle. Mercedes answered the circle later and Hamilton easily came back to first place after the stop.

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Verstappen returned to the track for Charles Leclerc, and the Dutchman began complaining of problems with the powertrain as soon as it began. The Red Bull racer is nonetheless in 26. circle when braking in 12. detour aggressively attacked Leclerc and broke into 2nd place.

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Verstappen strikes into P2 on Leclerc at Flip 8

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V 39. Both Ferrari racers made it to the second stop, and while Leclerc retained third place, Vettel fell to sixth, including for Alexandra Albon.

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Hamilton constructively maintained the finish of the race and celebrated with great advantage 84. a career victory. Max Verstappen crossed the finish line and Charles Leclerc third, but his race car will be subject to further FIE investigations following the race due to suspected irregularities.


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1 39 Lewis Hamilton

2 27 Max Verstappen

Red Bull-Honda
3 14 Charles Leclerc

4 77 Valtteri Bottas

5 5 Sebastian Vettel

6 19
Alexander Albon

Red Bull-Honda
7 Sergio Perez

Racing Point-Mercedes
8 4 Lando Norris

9 20 Daniil Kvyat

Toro Rosso-Honda
10 44 Carlos Sainz Jnr McLaren-Renault
11 3 Daniel Ricciardo

12 23 Nico Hulkenberg

13 7 Kimi Raikkonen

Alfa Romeo-Ferrari
18 Kevin Magnussen

15 8 Romain Grosjean

16 99
Antonio Giovinazzi

Alfa Romeo-Ferrari
17 49 George Russell

18 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso-Honda
19 88 Robert Kubica Williams-Mercedes

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