Max Verstappen powers from P16 to P7 during an astonishing first lap in Shanghai For more F1® videos, visit. The Shanghai International Circuit was designed as the race circuit for the new millennium. And the modern track, with its stunning architecture, has achieved its. The Chinese Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race that took place on 9 April at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, China. The race Report · Free practice · Race · Classification.
T he Brit leads from pole and every lap after to claim victory in Shanghai - a superb weekend for him and Mercedes. Hamilton leads by 12 seconds. Btw didn't even open my DRS" Tweet. The first session took place with the track surface damp, and featured little activity before the session was red-flagged with only 20 minutes of running having been completed. Most teams opted to split tyre duties between their drivers and to collect some data on performance on longer runs, while also using their only opportunity to prepare for the afternoon's qualifying session.