Lewis Hamilton dominates and Mercedes again 1-2 in Chinese Grand Prix. This is the Hamilton’s 25th of career victory, equalling Niki Lauda’s and Jim Clark’s career wins. And also the China has completed a hat-trick of victories for the first time in Hamilton’s F1 career.
Nico Rosberg saved himself from further damage after his early clash with Valtteri Bottas, climbing up from seventh to second.
Hamilton’s retirement in Australia and that’s what keeps Hamilton four points shy of Rosberg in the drivers’ standings.
Fernando Alonso secure his and Ferrari’s first podium finish of 2014 season, marking a fine start to Marco Mattiacci’s control as team boss.
The Spaniard lived up to his pre-race prediction that he would be able to take the fight to Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Vettel, with the latter pair struggling for straight line speed.