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Race results - Canadian Grand Prix 2015 // Hamilton wins as Bottas picks up first Williams podium of 2015

Lewis Hamilton wins the Canadian Grand Prix
Credit: Mercedes AMG Petronas

Lewis Hamilton led from pole position in Canada, to take a relatively straightforward win and extend his lead in the championship once more. Rosberg finished second with Valtteri Bottas finally getting his Williams onto the podium for the first non-Mercedes/Ferrari trophy of the season. Sebastian Vettel finished fifth, which was a vast improvement on his starting position of 18th, whilst Felipe Massa recovering from his own poor grid slot to finish just behind the Ferrari driver.

Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso both retired from the race with exhaust problems, and Manor suffered their first retirement of the season with Roberto Merhi dropping out with a gearbox issue. Will Stevens was involved in a slight collision with Romain Grosjean, picking up damage to his front wing, but he continued on to finish the race.

PositionDriverTeamTimeStops
BestKimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari1:16.987Lap 42
1Lewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:31:53.1451
2Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team+2.2851
3Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing+40.6661
4Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari+45.6252
5Sebastian VettelScuderia Ferrari+49.9032
6Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing+56.3811
7Pastor MaldonadoLotus F1 Team+66.6641
8Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team+1 lap1
9Daniil KvyatInfiniti Red Bull Racing+1 lap1
10Romain GrosjeanLotus F1 Team+1 lap2
11Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team+1 lap1
12Carlos Sainz JrScuderia Toro Rosso+1 lap1
13Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing+1 lap1
14Marcus EricssonSauber F1 Team+1 lap1
15Max VerstappenScuderia Toro Rosso+1 lap1
16Felipe NasrSauber F1 Team+2 laps1
17Will StevensManor Marussia F1 Team+4 laps2
DNFRoberto MerhiManor Marussia F1 TeamLap 571
DNFJenson ButtonMcLaren HondaLap 542
DNFFernando AlonsoMcLaren HondaLap 441
  • 0 place drop for Romain Grosjean. 5 second time penalty. Car 8 moved unnecessarily abruptly to the left thus causing a collision with car 28 at the pit entry.