2017 BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX
passed Bottas and then began to scythe through a 13-second gap to Vettel, but
the German held his nerve and applied the pace necessary to keep Hamilton at
bay to take the 44th win of his career.
With Hamilton second and Bottas third, fourth place went to Raikkonen who
was 16.8 seconds ahead of Ricciardo. Massa was sixth for Williams, while Force
India’s Sergio Perez impressed with from P18 on the grid to seventh place at the
flag. Romain Grosjean was eighth for Haas and the final points placings went to
Renault’s Nico Hulkenberg and Esteban Ocon in the second Force India.