Red Bull-Renault RB9
Strategy: 2 stops (medium/hard/hard)
Some ragged moments prevent a perfect 10, even though this was a wonderfully executed win. The pace on both his KERS-less Q3 runs was impressive, if ragged, and he drove a canny race, looking after his tyres and then pressing home his pace advantage.
The decisiveness with which he dispatched Grosjean thanks to his speed off the chicane was superb. Really had to work this one, but there were some uncharacteristic lock-ups and a brief grassy moment along the way.
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Edd Straw is Editor-in-Chief of Autosport, overseeing both print and digital versions of the brand. Edd has worked for Autosport since joining as a junior reporter in 2002. He became Editor in November 2014, having previously worked as National Editor, News Editor and Grand Prix Editor.
Originally from Guernsey in the Channel Islands, he joined Autosport shortly after graduating from university. He went on to cover a wide range of categories from club motorsport to the World Touring Car Championship and Le Mans to Formula 3 before switching to F1 full-time at the 2008 French Grand Prix. He continues to cover a range of international events in his position as Editor-in-Chief.
In his spare time, he was formerly a club racer whose abilities did not match his enthusiasm in a variety of categories.