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2021 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix


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Formula One race number 1 of 22
Sunday, March 28, 2021 at Bahrain International Circuit, Manama, Bahrain
57 laps* on a 5.412 kilometer road course (308.484 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:32:03.897
Average speed: 201.043 kph
Pole time: 88.997 seconds
Cautions: 1 for 2 laps
Margin of victory: .745 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    2021 Formula One results   /   2021 standings

PosSt#DriverTeamChass./Eng.LapsStatusLedPts
1 244   Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamMercedes F1 W12 / Mercedes M12 E561:32:03.8972725
2 133   Max Verstappen Red Bull Racing HondaRed Bull RB16B / Honda RA621H56+0.7452918
3 377   Valtteri Bottas Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamMercedes F1 W12 / Mercedes M12 E56+37.383016
4 74   Lando Norris McLaren F1 TeamMcLaren MCL35M / Mercedes M12 E56+46.466012
51111   Sergio Perez Red Bull Racing HondaRed Bull RB16B / Honda RA621H56+52.047010
6 416   Charles Leclerc Scuderia Mission Winnow FerrariFerrari SF21 / Ferrari 06656+59.09008
7 63   Daniel Ricciardo McLaren F1 TeamMcLaren MCL35M / Mercedes M12 E56+66.00406
8 855   Carlos Sainz, Jr. Scuderia Mission Winnow FerrariFerrari SF21 / Ferrari 06656+67.10004
91322   Yuki Tsunoda Scuderia AlphaTauri HondaAlpha Tauri AT02 / Honda RA621H56+85.69202
101018   Lance Stroll Aston Martin Cognizant F1 TeamAston Martin AMR21 / Mercedes M12 E56+86.71301
11147   Kimi Raikkonen Alfa Romeo Racing ORLENAlfa Romeo C41 / Ferrari 06656+88.86400
121299   Antonio Giovinazzi Alfa Romeo Racing ORLENAlfa Romeo C41 / Ferrari 06655+1 lap00
131631   Esteban Ocon Alpine F1 TeamAlpine A521 / Renault E-Tech 2155+1 lap00
141563   George Russell Williams RacingWilliams FW43B / Mercedes M12 E55+1 lap00
15205   Sebastian Vettel Aston Martin Cognizant F1 TeamAston Martin AMR21 / Mercedes M12 E55+1 lap00
161847   Mick Schumacher Uralkali Haas F1 TeamHaas VF-21 / Ferrari 06655+1 lap00
ret 510   Pierre Gasly Scuderia AlphaTauri HondaAlpha Tauri AT02 / Honda RA621H52crash damage00
ret176   Nicholas Latifi Williams RacingWilliams FW43B / Mercedes M12 E51turbo00
ret 914   Fernando Alonso Alpine F1 TeamAlpine A521 / Renault E-Tech 2132brakes00
ret199   Nikita Mazepin Uralkali Haas F1 TeamHaas VF-21 / Ferrari 0660crash00
* Race shortened to 56 laps due to aborted start.

Fastest Lap: 211.567 kph by Valtteri Bottas

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
111  
232   #9 accident turn 3 
45653  
  Percent of race run under caution: 3.6%             Average green flag run: 27.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Max Verstappen11717
  Lewis Hamilton182710
  Max Verstappen283912
  Lewis Hamilton405617

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Lewis Hamilton 25    
2   Max Verstappen 18   -7  
3   Valtteri Bottas 16   -9  
4   Lando Norris 12   -13  
5   Sergio Perez 10   -15  
6   Charles Leclerc 8   -17  
7   Daniel Ricciardo 6   -19  
8   Carlos Sainz, Jr. 4   -21  
9   Yuki Tsunoda 2   -23  
10   Lance Stroll 1   -24