2018 Canadian Grand Prix

Grand Prix Heineken du Canada

Sunday, June 10, 2018
Round:
7
Weather:
Warm, dry and sunny
Laps:
68
Fastest Lap:
Verstappen, 1m13.864
Country:
Canada
Circuit:
2018 season:
Report

It had all looked so promising after qualifying, the top cars so closely-matched, the differing tyre choices intriguing. But it didn’t work out that way. Sebastian Vettel was unopposed into Turn 1 and he simply romped away for the rest of the afternoon, with such a comfort margin it didn’t matter what the tyre choices were in this one-stop race. Valtteri Bottas, who’d got his elbows out at the start to keep Max Verstappen behind, tried applying a bit of late pressure to the Ferrari. Vettel responded with a lap that told him not to bother any further.  

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