With Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull in the mix, the 1,000th world championship race could be a more competitive contest then the 999th was.
Valtteri Bottas beat team mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix by just two-hundredths of a second. The Ferraris will start behind them.
Valtteri Bottas took pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix ahead of team mate Lewis Hamilton.
Pictures from qualifying and final practice for the 2019 Chinese Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas led the final practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix which came to an early end after Alexander Albon crashed at the final corner.
After Bahrain Christian Horner said Red Bull needed to find the “magic password” to unlock the RB15’s performance. Having corrected an error with its set-up, they may have found it.
There was little to choose between Mercedes and Ferrari in the second practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix as Valtteri Bottas headed the times by less than 0.03 seconds.
Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2019 Chinese Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel set the pace in the first practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix as Ferrari out-paced Mercedes on harder rubber.
Pictures from the build-up to the 2019 Chinese Grand Prix.
Kevin Magnussen usually has something a bit quicker to play with but he can’t always be behind the wheel of his Haas VF-19. Can you caption this picture?
Charles Leclerc, Lando Norris and Alexander Albon were RaceFans’ Star Performers of the Bahrain Grand Prix. Here’s why – and whose weekend was less successful.
McLaren has chosen the softest selection of tyres for next week’s Chinese Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton was full of praise for Charles Leclerc after being handed victory in Bahrain by the Ferrari driver’ misfortune.
Who was the best driver during the 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Explore the 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix in detail with these interactive lap charts, lap times, race positions and more statistics.
Lewis Hamilton won the Bahrain Grand Prix after an MGU-H failure robbed Charles Leclerc of what looked certain to be a breakthrough victory.
Valtteri Bottas leads the world championship by one point ahead of Lewis Hamilton after the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton won the 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix for Mercedes ahead of Valtteri Bottas and Charles Leclerc.
The 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix in pictures.