Lewis Hamilton has won the 2016 Monaco Grand Prix after starting third on the grid. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo who surprised a quite a few with incredible pole position in Saturday qualifying finished second on the podium while SERGIO PEREZ took the third place.
Lewis Hamilton wins the Monaco Grand Prix! Defending champions Lewis Hamilton finally won his grand prix of the season and reduced the points gap between him and Nico Rosberg who finished seventh having started second on the grid behind Ricciardo.
See Also: Monaco Grand Prix 2016 Highlights
Daniel Ricciardo was racing spectacular for most of the Monaco grand prix but a botched pit-stop pretty much cost him the win as he finished second behind Lewis Hamilton. He was raging after the race saying to his crew “there is nothing you can say that will make me feel better, save it”.
Lewis Hamilton will be delighted with the win and it will be even more sweater as Rosberg lost ground in Monaco grand prix. Ricciardo however will be bitterly disappointed as he had a incredible weekend and should have won the race if not for some pit-stop hickup.
Mercedes got themselves back winning the grand prixs after a small hickup in Spain. Hamilton’s winning the race opens up the F1 title race with only 24 points separating the top 2.
This is how the drivers standings looks like after the first six races of the season. Rosberg still leads with his first four perfect races and 106 points at the top while Lewis Hamilton has closed the gap after winning in Monaco.
Formula 1 season move to Canada where we will have montreal grand prix 2016 on the weekend of 10-12 June 2016. Starting with the thursday practice session on 10th June, we will move to the Saturdays qualifying and the big race on Sunday, 12 June 2016 at the CIRCUIT GILLES-VILLENEUVE. Canada grand prix will be the 7th race of the season and it all setting up perfectly as far as the drivers championship is concerned.
So 6 grand prixs down the season we move to Canada for the Sevent F1 Grand Prix which will take place in couple of weeks time on the weekend of (10-12 June) followed by European F1 grand prix on (19th June). Below is the schedule of Canada GP.
Canada Grand Prix 2016 Schedule & Time Table:
Friday, 10 June 2016
First Practice Session: 15:00 uk time
Second Practice Session: 19:00 uk time
Saturday, 09 June 2016
Third Practice Session: 15:00 uk time
Qualifying Round: 18:00 uk time
Sunday, 12 June 2016
Canada (Montreal) Grand Prix Race: 19:00 uk time.
[ SkyF1 will start their coverage of Friday practice session at around 15:00 uk time while the second practice session begins at around 19:00 uk time ]
Formula 1 2016 Season Results & Calender:
So there will be 21 races in the 2016 season starting with Australia GP out of the way, we will move to Bahrain in couple of weeks time for the second grand prix.
|1||Australia (Albert Park)||20th March||Nico Rosberg|
|2||Bahrain (Sakhir)||03 April||Nico Rosberg|
|3||China (Shanghai)||17 April||Nico Rosberg|
|4||Russian (Sochi)||01 May||Nico Rosberg|
|5||Spanish (Catalunya)||15 May|
|6||Monaco (Monte Carlo)||29 May|
|7||Canadian (Montreal)||12 June|
|8||European (Baku)||19 June|
|9||Austrian (Spielberg)||03 July|
|10||British (Silverstone)||10 July|
|11||Hungary (Budapest)||24 July|
|12||Germany (Hockenheimring)||31 July|
|13||Belgian (Spa-Francorchamps)||28 August|
|14||Italian (Monzai)||04 September|
|15||Singapore (Singapore)||18 September|
|16||Malaysian (Spang)||02 October|
|17||Japanese (Suzuka)||09 October|
|18||USA (Austin)||23 October|
|19||Mexican (Mexico City)||30 October|
|20||Brazilian (Sao Paulo)||13 November|
|21||Abu Dhabi (Yas Marina)||27 November|
2016 season promises to be one of the best in the recent years as both Ferrari, McLaren has made some great adjustments to keep the pace with Mercedes for the title race. Now much changes has been made as far as the drivers lineups are concerned we have coverage each and every aspect of the 2016 season and once the F1 season gets underway we will be be updating Formula 1 more frequently.
Last Years Driver Standings
So the championship title race was already finished with Hamilton winning his 10th grand prix of the season in United States but Nico Rosberg managed to overtake Vettel after winning Mexican, Brazilian and Abu Dhabi grand prixs/
Lewis Hamilton will start the defense of his F1 title in the opening grand prix in Australia on 20th March 2016. All car manufacturers has released the designs of their new cars and pre-season testing will take place in Barcelona in the last week of February 2016. We will have live action of each and every grand prix at this page with live links posted throughout the grand prix weekend.