Double podium for MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS in Bahrain

Bahrain GP

Double podium for MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS in enthralling Bahrain Grand Prix, with victory for Lewis Hamilton and third place for Nico Rosberg after a tense and hotly contested battle in the desert.

  • Lewis took his 36th career F1 win and the 32nd for Mercedes-Benz in F1 in a thrilling Bahrain GP
  • Lewis ran an Option/Option/Prime strategy from pole, stopping on laps 15 and 33
  • Nico ran the same Option/Option/Prime race, stopping on laps 14 and 34
  • Both cars suffered unrelated brake-by-wire problems in the final laps, which cost Nico P2 to Räikkönen
  • Mercedes leads the Constructors Championship by 52 points, with a total of 159 points from four races – five points more than at the same stage in 2014
Driver Chassis No. Grid Result Fastest Lap
Lewis Hamilton F1 W06 Hybrid /01 P1 P1 1:37.857 (L38)
Nico Rosberg F1 W06 Hybrid /04 P3 P3 1:37.326 (L36)

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