Mercedes was an evening of success in Bahrain since he inherited the 1-2 after a problem with the engine from Ferrari Monaco Charles Leclerc, English Lewis Hamilton He was the winner in the second Grand Prix of the season, and listened to his coequiper, Finland Bottas.
Leclerc with your car in the suras & # 39; oznyh troubles, completed the podium due to competition over time safety car after problems were Reno German Hulkenberg and Australian Ricardo.
Leclerc suffered engine problems and finished in third place thanks to the safety car revenue. Photo: EFE
German Sebastian Vettel he started better than his teammate and took the lead at the start of the competition. Leclerc also lost the second of Bottas and Hamilton almost does the same thing, although the young promise of Ferrari held the third place.
In the second round, Leclerc recovered and overtook Bottas. From there he seeks Vettel and began to stroke the tenth. In the seventh round he kept braking and took the lead in the competition again. Another battle that took place on the track was between the Dutch Verstappen and Spanish Carlos Sainz in fifth place.
A good start Vettel stopped first at the beginning of the competition. Photo: EFE
This struggle has not ended well Sainz, as there was the smallest touch between them and the Spaniards had to enter the pits to rest on the front wing of his McLaren. Who inherited the 6th placement was Ricciardo.
By lap 14 Hamilton was very close to Vettel, although Mercedes came into the pits to change tires, as well as a leader. What he was later Vettel, but one lap later came into the pits. As he left, he stood behind Leclerc and Hamilton.
On lap 23 Vettel overcoming gave Hamilton be accompanied by a new teammate in a Ferrari. The difference lay in the fact that the expansion, as the race progressed.
Vettel had to do some defensive maneuvers against Hamilton in the middle of the competition. The fight was on the second place among them.
Sparks in the car Vettel, who came in fifth place. (Photo: Reuters)
The current world champion passed him on lap 39 and the German Ferrari turned around, so that he lost a few seconds. He also had to push him over the front wing problem. Before leaving, the eighth standing behind Leclerc, Hamilton, Bottas, Verstappen Hulkenberg, Riccardo and Lando Norris.
Vettel can occur only on the fifth. Bit the end, there was a failure in the engine of Charles Leclerc and Hamilton overcame it to become the new leader in Bahrain. Speed drops Leclerc made also lost the second step of the podium with Bottas.
The final was dramatic for Renault, with the abandonment of its two drivers, Hulkenberg and Ricardo, on the same lap. This made the competition ends with the safety car. It was a victory of Hamilton was the first of the season and then Bottas and Leclerc. Others, who have joined items: Verstappen, Vettel, Norris, Kimi Raikkonen, Pier went out, Alexander Albon and Sergio Perez.