Few radio messages were broadcast by FOM during the Chinese Grand Prix. But those that were proved among some of the most revealing of the season so far.
Daniel Ricciardo won the Driver of the Weekend for the fourth time in his career thanks to his Chinese Grand Prix recovery drive.
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Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix weekend.
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Lewis Hamilton’s fight through the field in China was compromised because his first set of soft tyres were damaged in the first corner collision.
With his six consecutive grand prix victory, Nico Rosberg joined a small and very special group of F1 drivers.
Nico Rosberg produced another ‘stealth victory’ in China – romping off into the distance as the challenge from his closest rivals fell apart spectacularly.
Nico Rosberg didn’t get the full benefit of his strategic advantage – yet still won the race by 37 seconds.
Lewis Hamilton gained 15 places during the Chinese Grand Prix but felt he could have done better. Meanwhile the Force India drivers failed to capitalised on brilliant starts.
Nico Hulkenberg set the fastest lap of the Chinese Grand Prix after being the last driver to pit for fresh tyres.
After securing the second podium of his career in China, Daniil Kvyat says that his daring overtaking move on Sebastian Vettel at the first turn ‘paid off with a podium’.
Nico Rosberg has described his Chinese Grand Prix weekend as ‘fantastic’ after securing his third win of the season and sixth consecutive victory.
Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo says his comeback drive to fourth in the Chinese Grand Prix after an early tyre failure was ‘probably one of the best races of my life’.
Lewis Hamilton says that finishing seventh in the Chinese Grand Prix was ‘not a great finish’ after an eventful race left him fighting back through the field with damage.
Sebastian Vettel described Daniil Kvyat’s move into turn one that resulted in contact between the two Ferrari drivers as “like a torpedo” and “a bit crazy”.
Nico Rosberg extended his perfect start to the 2016 season by comfortably winning the Chinese Grand Prix ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Daniil Kvyat.
Nico Rosberg extended his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton to 36 points after winning the Chinese Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg took his third win of the year and his sixth victory in a row in the Chinese Grand Prix.
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