Connect with us

Race by Race – 2016 F1 Fastest Lap and Fastest Pit Stop

ROUND 1: Australian Grand Prix

DHL Fastest Lap Award: 2016 Australian Grand Prix

The 2016 season kicked off the new racing year with a spectacular race at the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix. While Mercedes and Ferrari were battling for the win at the head of the field, local hero Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull Racing bagged the fastest lap of the season opener.

PosDriverTeamTimeOn lap
01Daniel RicciardoRed Bull1:28.99749
02Sebastian VettelFerrari1:29.95123
03Nico RosbergMercedes1:30.55721
04Lewis HamiltonMercedes1:30.64648
05Kimi RäikkönenFerrari1:30.70121
06Max VerstappenToro Rosso1:31.51644
07Carlos SainzToro Rosso1:31.67123
08Jenson ButtonMcLaren1:31.68433
09Felipe MassaWilliams1:32.28839
10Kevin MagnussenRenault1:32.45245

DHL Fastest Pit Stop Award: 2016 Australian Grand Prix

Motor racing’s premier series opened its 67th season at Melbourne’s grand prix circuit with the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix. Whilst Silver Arrows driver Nico Rosberg secured the first win of the new year, it was the Williams team who were the fastest in the pits.

RankingTeamDriverTime
1WilliamsValtteri Bottas2.35 Sec
2MercedesNico Rosberg2.65 Sec
3WilliamsFelipe Massa2.72 Sec
4FerrariSebastian Vettel2.73 Sec
5McLarenFernando Alonso2.77 Sec

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

Latest Results




Latest F1 News

2018 F12 hours ago

Sirotkin, Wehrlein eye Ferrari role for 2019

Two drivers may be eyeing Daniil Kvyat’s job at Ferrari for 2019. This year, Russian Kvyat was a Ferrari development...

2018 F12 hours ago

“I just wanted to make it better,”- Verstappen

Max Verstappen has revealed that he is prepared to be patient with Honda in 2019. Especially in 2018 as the...

2018 F12 hours ago

Gasly ‘not afraid’ of Verstappen

Pierre Gasly says he is not worried about pairing up with Max Verstappen at Red Bull next year. Gasly replaces...

2018 F12 hours ago

Vettel says new teammate Leclerc ‘a good guy’

Sebastian Vettel insists he is not worried about getting a new Ferrari teammate for 2019. The German has lost his...

2018 F12 hours ago

Mercedes’ Wolff eyes Mick Schumacher

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has expressed interest in signing up Mick Schumacher. Schumacher, the son of F1 great Michael and...

2018 F13 days ago

Sirotkin sponsor wanted discount for 2019

Sergey Sirotkin should not be too disappointed that his F1 career is over. That is the view of Mika Salo,...

2018 F13 days ago

Hartley thought he had ‘long term contract’

His F1 adventure may be over for now, but Brendon Hartley says his motor racing career is still very much...

2018 F14 days ago

No ‘off season’ for axed F1 driver Vandoorne

There will be no winter ‘off season’ for one 2018 F1 driver. Dropped by McLaren, Stoffel Vandoorne has been snapped...

2018 F14 days ago

Super Formula ‘good training ground for F1’ – Marko

Japan’s Super Formula is now a “good training ground” for Red Bull’s future F1 drivers. That is the view of...

2018 F14 days ago

Departing Ericsson says F1 ‘artificial’

Marcus Ericsson has departed F1 by saying the category is “a bit artificial”. The Swede drove in F1 for Caterham...




ThisisF1.com is not affiliated with Formula 1, Formula One Management, Formula One Administration, Formula One Licensing BV, Formula One World Championship Ltd or any other organization or entity associated with the official Formula One governing organizations or their shareholders. Copyrighted material used under Fair Use/Fair Comment.

References
We could use the following leading F1 news sources for stories: SkyF1, BBC F1, Autosport, ESPN F1, FIA Media Center, MotorSport, JamesAllen and others leading authors blog.

All Rights Reserved © 2017 Prime Sport Media