Bottas wins opener

Spielberg, July 5

Valtteri Bottas gained an action-packed Austrian Grand Prix for champions Mercedes at this time as Formula One began its delayed season with loads of drama, if no spectators, in a race with solely 11 finishers. Charles Leclerc completed a shock second with Lando Norris celebrating a primary podium after a time penalty dropped six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to fourth.

“I managed to keep it together,” mentioned Bottas, who needed to preserve his cool by means of three security automotive intervals.

Norris, at 20 the youngest driver within the race and now the youngest Briton to face on an F1 podium, additionally set the quickest lap.

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel completed 10th. — Reuters

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