Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix

Last Updated: Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 14:46

Shanghai: McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton won the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, passing Red Bull`s Sebastian Vettel for the lead with five laps remaining.

Vettel made a strong bid for three straight wins to start the Formula One season but he could not hold off Hamilton, who had fresher tyres in the closing stages.

Red Bull`s Mark Webber was third, driving a superb race after starting 18th on the grid.

McLaren`s Jenson Button was fourth, ahead of Mercedes` Nico Rosberg and Ferrari`s Felipe Massa, who all led at various stages of the race.

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First Published: Sunday, April 17, 2011 - 14:46

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