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Results Abu Dhabi / 26 Nov
Pos Driver Team
1 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes
2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
3 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari
4 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari
5 Max Verstappen Red Bull/Renault
6 Nico Hulkenberg Renault
7 Sergio Perez Force India/Mercedes
8 Esteban Ocon Force India/Mercedes
9 Fernando Alonso McLaren/Honda
10 Felipe Massa Williams/Mercedes
Coming Up Australia / 25 Mar
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  • Circuit: Melbourne
  • Race: 58 laps / 307.574 km
Pos Constructor Points
1 Mercedes 668
2 Ferrari 522
3 Red Bull/Renault 368
4 Force India/Mercedes 187
5 Williams/Mercedes 83
6 Renault 57
7 Toro Rosso/Renault 53
8 Haas/Ferrari 47
9 McLaren/Honda 30
10 Sauber/Ferrari 5
2018 Calendar
Race Circuit Date
Australia Melbourne 25 Mar
Bahrain Bahrain 8 Apr
China Shanghai 15 Apr
Azerbaijan Baku 29 Apr
Spain Catalunya 13 May
Monaco Monte Carlo 27 May
Canada Montreal 10 Jun
France Paul Ricard 24 Jun
Austria Red Bull Ring 1 Jul
Great Britain Silverstone 8 Jul
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Verstappen mistake cost him front row spot Max Verstappen has suggested he would have qualified on the front row of the grid for the Formula 1 ... 1521889147 F1

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