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F1 Debrief: All you need to know from the Australian GP

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F1 Debrief: All you need to know from the Australian GP
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Mar 26, 2018, 8:02 AM

Good morning. Welcome to your morning Motorsport F1 Debrief from the Australian Grand Prix - your quick wrap-up of all the important stories that took place from the first F1 race of the season.

Sebastian Vettel got his season off to the perfect start with a slightly fortuitous victory in Australia that owed everything to the timing of a pit stop under virtual safety car conditions.

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes thought they had everything under control but when the VSC was called out to slow cars (thanks to a stranded Haas), the time lost by pitting was much reduced – and it was enough for Vettel to get out ahead.

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Series Formula 1
Event Australian GP
Location Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
Author Jonathan Noble