The motion-packed Tuscan GP noticed two crimson flags after two main crashes worn out almost a 3rd of the grid. However, Ferrari’s 1000th race noticed Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton dominate the proceedings as he takes a step nearer to his seventh world crown.
Lewis Hamilton secured the 90th win of his profession, one behind equalling Michael Schumacher’s report
It was Ferrari’s 1000th race in Formula One however the day belonged to Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton who gained his ninetieth race regardless of shedding the lead at first and two standing begins due to crimson flags. Hamilton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas got here an in depth second however once more could not match as much as his teammate who’s chasing his seventh world crown. This was the primary race at Mugello in Italy’s Tuscany. Alex Albon within the Red Bull got here third after overtaking the Renault of Daniel Ricciardo within the final quarter of the race after a second standing begin which was triggered by the crash of Lance Stroll’s Racing Point. Stroll’s outgoing teammate Sergio Perez introduced dwelling the lone Racing Point in P5. For Albon, this was his first podium end in F1.
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Lando Norris within the McLaren managed P6. Earlier within the race, his teammate Carlos Sainz Jr crashed after a restart from a security automobile when Kevin Magnussen’s Haas was sluggish off the blocks triggering a multi-automobile crash at first-end straight.
Danill Kvyat within the lone AlphaTauri completed in P7, whereas his teammate Pierre Gasly who gained the final race crashed out at first of the race. Kimi Raikkonen within the Alfa Romeo completed in P9 forward of Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari who simply managed P10. Vettel’s teammate Leclerc managed P8 after being elevated due to 5-second time penalty accrued by Raikkonen.
George Russell within the Williams completed P11 and Romain Grojean completed in P12 within the Haas. Overall, eight vehicles failed to complete the race together with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen who had points at first. At the start of the race, Bottas jumped Hamilton to take the lead of the race whereas Charles Leclerc within the Ferrari jumped to P3. But a multi-automobile crash whereas the race was restarting precipitated a crimson flag. Hamilton took benefit of a standing begin to take the lead once more from Bottas and by no means seemed again since regardless of a 3rd standing begin. This was the primary race since Brazil 2016 to function two crimson flags.
2020 F1 Tuscan GP Race Results:
- Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
- Valtteri Bottas Mercedes – +4.880s
- Alex Albon Red Bull – +8.064s
- Daniel Ricciardo Renault – +10.417s
- Sergio Perez Racing Point – +15.775s
- Lando Norris McLaren – +18.883s
- Daniil Kvyat AlphaTauri – +21.756s
- Charles Leclerc Ferrari – +28.345s
- Kimi Raikkonen Alfa Romeo Racing – +29.770s
- Sebastian Vettel Ferrari – +29.983s
- George Russell Williams – +32.404s
- Romain Grosjean Haas – +42.036s
Lance Stroll Racing Point – Crash
Esteban Ocon Renault – Brakes
Kevin Magnussen Haas – Crash
Antonio Giovinazzi Alfa Romeo – Crash
Carlos Sainz McLaren – Crash
Nicholas Latifi Williams – Crash
Pierre Gasly AlphaTauri – Crash
Max Verstappen Red Bull – Crash