Bottas pips Hamilton to pole for Mercedes one-two at Chinese Grand Prix | Giles Richards
- Valtteri Bottas takes pole for Chinese Grand Prix
- Ferrari remain positive with 3rd and 4th grid placings
Valtteri Bottas took pole position for Mercedes at the Chinese Grand Prix. With a superlative lap to pip his teammate Lewis Hamilton, the Finn has ensured he will start Formula One’s 1000th Grand Prix on Sunday from the front of the grid.
Hamilton was in second, Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in third ahead of his teammate Charles Leclerc. Max Verstappen was in fifth for Red Bull.
Source: Formula 1