Formula One: Rosberg wins Austrian Grand Prix to cut Hamilton’s lead in pretension race

205 views Leave a comment

Nico Rosberg distinguished his 30th birthday with a third win in 4 races on Sunday when he kick Mercedes team-mate and array personality Lewis Hamilton to delight in an incident-filled Austrian Grand Prix.

The German driver, who left his twenties behind on Saturday, steady his 2014 success when he came home a gentle 3.8 seconds transparent on lane of a fortifying universe champion and reduced his lead from 17 points to 10.

Mercedes had a 1-2 finish in Austria as Rosberg pipped Hamilton to a tip of podium. AFP Photos.Mercedes had a 1-2 finish in Austria as Rosberg pipped Hamilton to a tip of podium. AFP Photos.

Mercedes had a 1-2 finish in Austria as Rosberg pipped Hamilton to a tip of podium. AFP Photos.

After 8 of this year’s 19 races, Briton Hamilton, who picked adult a five-second chastisement in a race, has 169 and Rosberg, who won final year’s Austrian event, 159. It was Rosberg’s third win of a deteriorate and a 11th of his career.

Brazilian Felipe Massa came third, 17 seconds adrift of a dual Mercedes men, six-tenths of a second forward of four-time champion Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari, Finn Valtteri Bottas in a second Williams and German Nico Hulkenberg, who one week after winning in a Le Mans 24 Hours race, finished sixth for Force India.

Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado was seventh for Lotus forward of Dutch teen Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso, Mexican Sergio Perez in a second Force India and Australian Daniel Ricciardo, who picked adult a indicate for Red Bull, after starting down a behind of a grid.

The competition began with play as Rosberg sped into a initial dilemma lead and roughly immediately a fantastic collision between two-time champion Fernando Alonso and 2007 champion Kimi Raikkonen caused a competition to be red-flagged with a introduction of a reserve car.

Alonso’s automobile landed on tip of Raikkonen’s. Both drivers were unhurt and walked away, jarred though not injured.

AFP

RELATED ITEMS