Which Formula One driver made the most of the Russian Grand Prix weekend?
It’s time to give your verdict on which driver did the best with the equipment at their disposal over the last five days.
Review how each driver got on below and vote for who impressed you the most at Sochi Autodrom.
Driver performance summary
|Driver||Started||Finished||Race change||Lap 1 change||Highest position||Lowest position||Gap to team mate*|
|Carlos Sainz Jnr||14||10||+4||+2||9||12||-9.655|
|Marcus Ericsson||18||15||+3||+1||15||17||Not on same lap|
|Pascal Wehrlein||17||16||+1||+3||14||17||Not on same lap|
- 2017 Russian Grand Prix tyre strategies and pit stops
- 2017 Russian Grand Prix interactive lap charts
- 2017 Russian Grand Prix interactive lap times and fastest laps
Vote for your driver of the weekend
Which driver do you think did the best job throughout the race weekend?
Who got the most out of their car in qualifying and the race? Who put their team mate in the shade?
Cast your vote below and explain why you chose the driver you picked in the comments.
Who was the best driver of the 2017 Russian Grand Prix weekend?
- Lewis Hamilton (0%)
- Valtteri Bottas (79%)
- Daniel Ricciardo (0%)
- Max Verstappen (1%)
- Sebastian Vettel (9%)
- Kimi Raikkonen (1%)
- Sergio Perez (6%)
- Esteban Ocon (0%)
- Felipe Massa (1%)
- Lance Stroll (0%)
- Fernando Alonso (1%)
- Stoffel Vandoorne (0%)
- Carlos Sainz Jnr (0%)
- Daniil Kvyat (0%)
- Romain Grosjean (0%)
- Kevin Magnussen (0%)
- Nico Hulkenberg (1%)
- Jolyon Palmer (0%)
- Marcus Ericsson (0%)
- Pascal Wehrlein (0%)
- No opinion (1%)
Total Voters: 522
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2017 Russian Grand Prix
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- F1 better without “artificial” overtaking – Vettel
- Honda unreliability “completely unacceptable” – Alonso
- Maiden victory earn Bottas first Driver of the Weekend win since 2014
- 2017 Russian Grand Prix team radio transcript
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