Maldonado grabs maiden F1 victory in Spanish Grand Prix

Pastor Maldonado seized his maiden F1 victory and the Williams back on top in the Formula 1 podium.

The Venezuelan speedy challenged local boy Fernando Alonso in the fascinating Spanish GP.

Williams and Ferrari extremely challenged in second-half of the race, but the Pastor did not give the holding place.

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso leads at the start of the session and he keeps the place first-half of the race but he pulled out the second place after the second pit-stop.

Maldonado’s Williams had little bit slow-down after the final pit-stop with a left-rear tyre issue. A few laps behind Räikkönen, who was running much further before his final pit-stop, meant the leaders were extremely nose to tail going into the closing laps as both tried to keep their tyres intact.

Pastor Maldonado and Fernando Alonso getting stuck at the back Charles Pic’s Marussia on his in-lap saw the Williams leapfrog the Ferrari at the second pit-stops.

The Lotus duo Kimi Raikkonen and Romain Grosjean finished third and fourth place respectively. Sauber F1’s Kamui Kobayashi done fifth place ahead of the defending world champion Sebastian Vettel.

Vettel gain his position at end of the race, world champion makes last pace of the race and he to take sixth after losing ground with a drive-through penalty for failing to heed yellow flags and requiring a new front wing at his final pitstop.

Lewis Hamilton set seventh place he managed to make a two-stop strategy work beside expectations. His team-mate Jenson Button struggled too much for pace all day and finished ninth.

Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg gets final point of the race, and he pushed too much from Mark Webber. The Australian’s race place lost ground on lap one and wanted an out-of-sequence pitstop for a new front wing.

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