Austrian Grand Prix Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Spielberg June 20-22, 2014

Total laps 71
Lap distance 4.326 km
Track Conditions Dry

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Free practice 1  June 20 - 10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 09:00 BST
Free practice 2  June 20 - 14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 13:00 BST
Free practice 3  June 21 - 11:00 local | 09:00 GMT | 10:00 BST

Qualifying  June 21 - 14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 13:00 BST
Race  June 22 - 14:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 13:00 BST

  Pos Driver Team Laps Pits
1 Rosberg GER Mercedes 71 2
2 Hamilton GBR Mercedes 71 2
3 Bottas FIN Williams 71 2
4 Massa BRA Williams 71 2
5 Alonso ESP Ferrari 71 2
6 Perez FL MEX Racing Point 71 2
7 Magnussen DEN McLaren 71 2
8 Ricciardo AUS Red Bull 71 2
9 Hülkenberg GER Racing Point 71 2
10 Räikkönen FIN Ferrari 71 2
11 Button GBR McLaren 71 2
12 Maldonado VEN Lotus F1 70 2
13 Sutil GER Alfa Romeo 70 2
14 Grosjean FRA Lotus F1 70 2
15 Bianchi FRA Manor 69 1
16 Kobayashi JPN Caterham 69 1
17 Chilton GBR Manor 69 1
18 Ericsson SWE Caterham 69 2
19 Gutiérrez MEX Alfa Romeo 69 3
brakes Vergne FRA Toro Rosso 59 3
withdrew Vettel GER Red Bull 34 3
suspension Kvyat RUS Toro Rosso 24 1

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Good reaction from Hamilton and Rosberg in parc ferme, shaking hands and mimicking their playful fight from Bahrain. Strong showing from Mercedes, a well managed race.

The winning three celebrate on the podium, with Bottas getting most of the spray in his face following his maiden career podium. Rosberg extends his lead and Hamilton doesn't look too unhappy, which is probably understandable considering where he started the race.

Mark Webber doing the interview on the podium today. That smile must have been beaming since Vettel hit his problems early...

Lap 71

Rosberg locks up coming out of Turn 3 but Hamilton wobbles through it as well! So close for Hamilton but he wasn't close enough.

Rosberg wins the Austrian Grand Prix

Hamilton's charge just not enough, a few more laps and you would have fancied him for a win. Solid, if unspectacular, drive from Rosberg out in front.

Bottas claims his maiden podium as Hulkenberg loses out to Ricciardo on the final lap! The Red Bull gets up to eighth as Hulkenberg loses a place on the last lap for the second race in a row.

Lap 70

Two laps left. The gap is 1.2s so it will need something pretty special to catch Rosberg.

Bianchi ahead could give Hamilton an advantage of some sort but he dives out of the way at the first opportunity. The gap is nine tenths as they cross the line - Hamilton in DRS range for the final lap!

Lap 69

Hamilton told he's now "Strap-Six" until the end of the race, which may well mean he's got his most aggressive fuel setting for the rest of the race. I don't think he's going to have enough laps as the gap is not coming down at all.

Lap 68

Hamilton 1.2s down on Rosberg now. Is Rosberg struggling with tyres now? Can't imagine Mercedes is enjoying this on the pit wall. Hamilton nearly into DRS range but he's got barely any time to make a move. Surely Rosberg has enough in the bag.

Hamilton drops off in the middle sector, he appeared to lock up somewhere.

Lap 67

I think Hamilton will run out of laps but he's narrowed the gap to 1.3s with five laps left. Perez told to use DRS to secure P6 and then bring the car home.

Really good drive from Perez, again.

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