Bottas holds off Vettel for 2017 System One Austrian Grand Prix win


Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas on the 2017 System One
Austrian Grand Prix
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Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas on Sunday took his second
System One victory after crossing the end line of the
Austrian Grand Prix first, albeit simply zero.6 seconds forward of
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.

Bottas began the race on pole and was joined on the entrance row
by Vettel. Bottas bought an outstanding begin which the stewards later
okayed after some preliminary dialogue over whether or not the Finn bought
a soar begin. He would then management the race, although in direction of
the tip must use all his talent to carry off Vettel.

Purple Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo was third after heading off
Mercedes’ different driver, Lewis Hamilton, within the closing levels.
Ricciardo and Hamilton crossed the end line 6.012 and seven.430
seconds behind the winner, respectively. Hamilton needed to battle
his manner up from eight on the grid after being demoted 5
locations as a consequence of a gearbox penalty.

The remainder of the sector offered loads of drama to take pleasure in.
Ferrari’s Kimi Räikkönen ran off the monitor close to the beginning in a
battle with Ricciardo. In the meantime, Toro Rosso’s Daniil Kvyat
braked late into Flip 1 and bumped into McLaren’s Fernando Alonso.
Alonso then crashed into Purple Bull’s Max Verstappen, ending the
race prematurely for each. Kvyat continued albeit with a
drive-through penalty.

Räikkönen would go on to say fifth place, with Haas’ Romain
Grosjean taking residence sixth. In seventh and eighth spots,
respectively, have been Pressure India drivers Sergio Perez and Esteban
Ocon. And in ninth and tenth spots, respectively, have been Williams
drivers Felipe Massa and Lance Stroll. It was a powerful run
for the Williams pair as that they had began the race on the again
of the grid.

Because of his robust efficiency, Vettel’s lead within the 2017
Drivers’ Championship extends to 20 factors, with the German now
sitting on 171 in complete. Hamilton is second with 151 factors and
Bottas, now additionally in competition of the title, is third with 136
factors. Within the Constructors’ Championship, Mercedes leads with
287 factors. Ferrari is second with 254 factors and Purple Bull is
third with 152 factors.

The following race on the calendar is the British Grand Prix this

Hit the subsequent web page for the total outcomes of the 2017 System One
Austrian Grand Prix.


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