Chinese Grand Prix Results: Max Verstappen cruises to victory in Shanghai

F1 Chinese GP 2024: Max Verstappen extended his lead in the championship standings with a dominant display in Shanghai | Credit: Getty

F1 Chinese Grand Prix Results: Max Verstappen cruises to victory in Shanghai

David Ben 12:13 - 21.04.2024

Verstappen’s victory in China now means he’s won a grand prix at 26 different circuits.

In a thrilling display of skill and determination, Max Verstappen clinched victory at the China Grand Prix on Sunday, further solidifying his lead in the Formula 1 championship race.

The Red Bull driver's dominant performance left competitors trailing in his wake as he secured his fourth win of the season.

Verstappen's triumph at the Shanghai circuit marked a significant milestone in his career, with this being his first-ever win in China and his 58th career victory.

Max Verstappen Chinese GP
Max Verstappen won the 2024 Chinese GP | Credit: X/Max Verstappen

From his flawless start to his relentless pace throughout the race, Verstappen showcased why he is considered one of the top drivers in Formula 1.

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(From L-R) Lando Norris, Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez secured podium at the Chinese GP | AP

Meanwhile, Lewis Hamilton faced a challenging race, starting from the back of the grid in 18th position.

Despite grappling with tire issues and expressing frustrations over radio communications, the 39-year-old British driver managed to salvage a ninth-place finish amidst the chaos of multiple safety car deployments.

F1 Chinese GP 2024: Top 10 Race Results

Here are the top 10 results from the China Grand Prix:

1. Max Verstappen (Red Bull)

2. Lando Norris (McLaren)

3. Sergio Pérez (Red Bull)

4. Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)

5. Carlos Sainz (Ferrari)

6. George Russell (Mercedes)

7. Fernando Alonso (Aston Martin)

8. Oscar Piastri (McLaren)

9. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)

10. Nico Hulkenberg (Haas)