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Spain / Round 5
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  • Circuit: Catalunya
  • Race: 66 laps / 307.104 km
Russia / 1 May
Pos Driver Team
1 Rosberg Mercedes
2 Hamilton Mercedes
3 Raikkonen Ferrari
4 Bottas Williams/Mercedes
5 Massa Williams/Mercedes
6 Alonso McLaren/Honda
7 Magnussen Renault
8 Grosjean Haas/Ferrari
9 Perez Force India/Mercedes
10 Button McLaren/Honda
Standings / After 4 races
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