Nico Rosberg continue his superb run of form this season after winning fourth straight grand prix of the 2016 season as he raced to Russian GP win after starting from pole position. Lewis Hamilton who had a terrible qualifying session and started 7th on the grid will be happy with a impressive 2nd place finished while Ferrari’s problem continue as Vettel crashed out and Kimi Raikkonen finished third on the podium..
Sebastian Vettel was left furious after he was struck on the opening lap by Daniil Kvyat car and was forced out of the race. This will cause alot of a controversy post race and we will be updating here as the things develop.
As the things stand Nico Rosberg is going to be hard to beat this season as he continue this season where he left of last season. Russian Grand Prix win was his fourth consecutive this season and overall seventh straight grand prix win starting in the last three GPs of 2015 season.
Russian Grand Prix 2016 Results:
This has been a very underwhelming season so far with Rosberg driving with absolute class and looks set to top the championship table having won all four grand prixs so far.
The weekend coverage start with traditional friday practice sessions early in the morning while the qualifying sessions will take place on Saturday, 30th April at around 14:00 CET / 13:00 uk time. Sundays coverage start at midday and the race will begin at 13:00 uk time with Skyf1 broadcasting it live in the UK.
Russian F1 Grand Prix 2016 Preview: This will be the only third grand prix in Russia and 5.8 kilometre track specially designed for F1 is the only such motosport track in whole Russia. The circuit is the third biggest this season behind Silverstone and Spa but flaws in mid way through the track requires drivers to produce some technichal brilliance on the certain corners.
Defending champion Lewis Hamilton is already trailing Nico Rosberg by 36 points and another bad weekend will put his title challenge in jeopardy if Rosberg raced to yet another win this season. It all sets up this weekends Russian Grand Prix with several scenarios can Hamilton stop Resberg and can Ferrari finally put two reliable cars on the track ? Its all remained to be scene as we head to important couple of grand prixs in May.