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2018 Australian Grand Prix Results

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Welcome to our coverage of the 2018 Australian Grand Prix. From here you will be able to find links to all our latest reports, pictures and results from Melbourne.

Session Reports

FP1: Hamilton leads the way in Melbourne's opening practice session

FP2: Hamilton continues to set the pace in second practice

FP3: Vettel fastest in wet-to-dry final practice session

Qualifying: Hamilton seizes Melbourne pole after Bottas crashes out

Race: Vettel outsmarts Hamilton for victory in 2018 season opener

Photos

Gallery: All the pictures from Wednesday in Melbourne

Gallery: All the pictures from Thursday in Melbourne

Gallery: All the pictures from Friday in Melbourne

Gallery: all the pictures from Saturday in Melbourne

Gallery: All the pictures from Sunday in Melbourne

Results

Free Practice 1 results

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:24.026s 27
2 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:24.577s + 0.551s 29
3 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:24.771s + 0.745s 26
4 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:24.875s + 0.849s 23
5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:24.995s + 0.969s 22
6 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 1:25.063s + 1.037s 25
7 Romain Grosjean Haas 1:25.730s + 1.704s 24
8 Fernando Alonso McLaren 1:25.896s + 1.870s 16
9 Carlos Sainz Renault 1:25.922s + 1.896s 23
10 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren 1:26.482s + 2.456s 15
11 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso 1:26.494s + 2.468s 25
12 Sergey Sirotkin Williams 1:26.536s + 2.510s 25
13 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 1:26.583s + 2.557s 25
14 Esteban Ocon Force India 1:26.605s + 2.579s 30
15 Lance Stroll Williams 1:26.636s + 2.610s 30
16 Sergio Pérez Force India 1:26.767s + 2.741s 26
17 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:27.035s + 3.009s 13
18 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso 1:27.745s + 3.719s 16
19 Marcus Ericsson Sauber 1:27.964s + 3.938s 28
20 Charles Leclerc Sauber 1:28.853s + 4.827s 28

Free Practice 2 results

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:23.931s 34
2 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:24.058s + 0.127s 34
3 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:24.159s + 0.228s 33
4 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:24.214s + 0.283s 38
5 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:24.451s + 0.520s 37
6 Romain Grosjean Haas 1:24.648s + 0.717s 33
7 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 1:24.721s + 0.790s 28
8 Fernando Alonso McLaren 1:25.200s + 1.269s 28
9 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:25.246s + 1.315s 30
10 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren 1:25.285s + 1.354s 33
11 Carlos Sainz Renault 1:25.390s + 1.459s 35
12 Sergio Pérez Force India 1:25.413s + 1.482s 29
13 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 1:25.463s + 1.532s 35
14 Lance Stroll Williams 1:25.543s + 1.612s 32
15 Esteban Ocon Force India 1:25.888s + 1.957s 33
16 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso 1:25.925s + 1.994s 40
17 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso 1:25.945s + 2.014s 39
18 Sergey Sirotkin Williams 1:25.974s + 2.043s 37
19 Marcus Ericsson Sauber 1:26.814s + 2.883s 30
20 Charles Leclerc Sauber 1:26.815s + 2.884s 35

Free Practice 3 results

Pos Driver Team Time Gap Laps
1 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:26.067s 15
2 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:28.499s + 2.432s 13
3 Marcus Ericsson Sauber 1:28.890s + 2.823s 14
4 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:31.680s + 5.613s 8
5 Carlos Sainz Renault 1:33.172s + 7.105s 11
6 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 1:34.043s + 7.976s 14
7 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:34.174s + 8.107s 14
8 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:34.225s + 8.158s 7
9 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren 1:34.233s + 8.166s 15
10 Fernando Alonso McLaren 1:34.298s + 8.231s 13
11 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso 1:34.990s + 8.923s 16
12 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso 1:35.438s + 9.371s 16
13 Sergey Sirotkin Williams 1:35.589s + 9.522s 16
14 Lance Stroll Williams 1:35.828s + 9.761s 8
15 Romain Grosjean Haas 1:36.171s + 10.104s 6
16 Charles Leclerc Sauber 1:36.448s + 10.381s 12
17 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:36.807s + 10.740s 7
18 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 1:38.482s + 12.415s 8
19 Esteban Ocon Force India 1
20 Sergio Pérez Force India 1

Qualifying results

Pos Driver Team Q1 Q2 Q3
1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 1:22.824s 1:22.051s 1:21.164s
2 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari 1:23.096s 1:22.507s 1:21.828s
3 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 1:23.348s 1:21.944s 1:21.838s
4 Max Verstappen Red Bull 1:23.483s 1:22.416s 1:21.879s
5 Daniel Ricciardo * Red Bull 1:23.494s 1:22.897s 1:22.152s
6 Kevin Magnussen Haas 1:23.909s 1:23.300s 1:23.187s
7 Romain Grosjean Haas 1:23.671s 1:23.468s 1:23.339s
8 Nico Hülkenberg Renault 1:23.782s 1:23.544s 1:23.532s
9 Carlos Sainz Renault 1:23.529s 1:23.061s 1:23.577s
10 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 1:23.686s 1:22.089s
11 Fernando Alonso McLaren 1:23.597s 1:23.692s
12 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren 1:24.073s 1:23.853s
13 Sergio Pérez Force India 1:24.344s 1:24.005s
14 Lance Stroll Williams 1:24.464s 1:24.230s
15 Esteban Ocon Force India 1:24.503s 1:24.786s
16 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso 1:24.532s
17 Marcus Ericsson Sauber 1:24.556s
18 Charles Leclerc Sauber 1:24.636s
19 Sergey Sirotkin Williams 1:24.922s
20 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso 1:25.295s

Race results

Pos Driver Team Gap Stops
1 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 58 laps - 1:29:33.283s 1
2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes + 5.036s 1
3 Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari + 6.309s 1
4 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull + 7.069s 1
5 Fernando Alonso McLaren + 27.886s 1
6 Max Verstappen Red Bull + 28.945s 1
7 Nico Hülkenberg Renault + 32.671s 1
8 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes + 34.339s 1
9 Stoffel Vandoorne McLaren + 34.921s 1
10 Carlos Sainz Renault + 45.722s 1
11 Sergio Pérez Force India + 46.817s 1
12 Esteban Ocon Force India + 60.278s 1
13 Charles Leclerc Sauber + 75.759s 2
14 Lance Stroll Williams + 78.288s 2
15 Brendon Hartley Toro Rosso + 1 lap 2
16 Romain Grosjean Haas DNF 1
17 Kevin Magnussen Haas DNF 1
18 Pierre Gasly Toro Rosso DNF 1
19 Marcus Ericsson Sauber DNF 1
20 Sergey Sirotkin Williams DNF 0

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