Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Australia

Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Australia

Especially for lovers of motorsport photography, GPUpdate.net's race-by-race series, Story Behind the Shot, continues throughout the 2017 season. Mark Sutton of Sutton Images, who provides our website with pictures, will choose his top shot from each race weekend with a description as to how he captured it. Read more…

2017 Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Wednesday 29 March 2017

  2. Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Australia 11:02

    Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Australia

    Especially for lovers of motorsport photography, GPUpdate.net's race-by-race series, Story Behind the Shot, continues throughout the 2017 season. Mark Sutton of…

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  3. Tuesday 28 March 2017

  4. Fernley: Double points 'fantastic reward' 16:16

    Fernley: Double points 'fantastic reward'

    Force India Deputy Team Principal Bob Fernley says a double points finish for the squad at the Australian Grand Prix is a "fantastic reward" for its work over…

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  5. Lack of preparation hurt Renault - Abiteboul 12:18

    Lack of preparation hurt Renault - Abiteboul

    Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul reckons the team's prospects at the Australian Grand Prix were hindered by a lack of preparation, in comparison to its midfield…

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  6. Video: Lewis Hamilton explores Melbourne 11:02

    Video: Lewis Hamilton explores Melbourne

    Follow Lewis Hamilton as he explores Melbourne during the Australian Grand Prix weekend.

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  7. Grosjean sees 'huge potential' despite exit 09:40

    Grosjean sees 'huge potential' despite exit

    Romain Grosjean expressed confidence that Haas' VF-17 has "huge potential", despite the team suffering a double retirement at the season-opening Australian…

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  8. Opinion: Don't judge 2017 overtaking on opener 07:55

    Opinion: Don't judge 2017 overtaking on opener

    The 2017 Formula 1 season-opener in Australia featured a relative lack of overtaking, drawing complaints from some quarters, but GPUpdate.net argues that it is…

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  9. Monday 27 March 2017

  10. Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:22

    Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel opened the season with victory at the Australian Grand Prix, setting up the prospect of a title battle with Lewis Hamilton. GPUpdate.net…

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  11. Hülkenberg 'just couldn't overtake' Alonso 14:10

    Hülkenberg 'just couldn't overtake' Alonso

    Renault's Nico Hülkenberg was left frustrated after dropping behind McLaren-Honda rival Fernando Alonso on the opening lap of the Australian Grand…

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  12. Vandoorne: McLaren race finish a milestone 12:02

    Vandoorne: McLaren race finish a milestone

    Stoffel Vandoorne says that reaching the finish of the Australian Grand Prix represented a milestone for McLaren-Honda, admitting that the team expected both…

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  13. Sauber baffled at no Magnussen penalty 11:42

    Sauber baffled at no Magnussen penalty

    Sauber Team Principal Monisha Kaltenborn blasted an "incomprehensible" decision by the stewards not to penalise Kevin Magnussen, following a collision with…

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  14. Räikkönen rues difficult opening stint 10:24

    Räikkönen rues difficult opening stint

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen was left to rue a difficult opening stint to the Australian Grand Prix as he finished the first round of the campaign in fourth…

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  15. Vettel, Hamilton relishing potential title fight 09:12

    Vettel, Hamilton relishing potential title fight

    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton say they are relishing the prospect of a title battle against each other, following the opening round of…

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  16. Video of the Day: Hamilton's hospitality tour 05:32

    Video of the Day: Hamilton's hospitality tour

    Lewis Hamilton takes you on a tour of Mercedes' hospitality unit at the Australian Grand Prix.

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  17. Sunday 26 March 2017

  18. 16:07

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday in Melbourne

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  19. Clear: Australia win 'fell into our hands' 16:05

    Clear: Australia win 'fell into our hands'

    Ferrari's Head of Race Activities Jock Clear believes victory at the Australian Grand Prix "fell into our hands" after early leader Lewis Hamilton lost time…

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  20. Giovinazzi lauds 'fantastic' F1 debut 12:26

    Giovinazzi lauds 'fantastic' F1 debut

    Sauber's Antonio Giovinazzi hailed a "fantastic" weekend as he claimed 12th place on his Formula 1 debut at the Australian Grand Prix. Ferrari reserve driver…

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  21. Massa delighted to lead midfield charge 11:38

    Massa delighted to lead midfield charge

    Williams' Felipe Massa labelled himself as "really happy" as he led the charge in Formula 1's midfield by placing sixth at the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  22. Sainz Jr. hails 'confidence boost' for STR 11:02

    Sainz Jr. hails 'confidence boost' for STR

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says Toro Rosso's performance at the Australian Grand Prix has acted as "confidence boost" for the team following a mixed pre-season…

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  23. Pérez reckons seventh place maximum 10:27

    Pérez reckons seventh place maximum

    Sergio Pérez believes he extracted the maximum from Force India's potential as he finished in seventh position at the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  24. Wolff: Ferrari had quicker package in race 09:24

    Wolff: Ferrari had quicker package in race

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has conceded that Ferrari simply had the quicker package during the Australian Grand Prix, highlighting its ability to follow other…

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  25. Alonso: McLaren last 'in normal conditions' 09:08

    Alonso: McLaren last 'in normal conditions'

    Fernando Alonso fears that McLaren-Honda could be Formula 1's slowest team "in normal conditions", despite an encouraging Australian Grand Prix…

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  26. Ricciardo: Separate issues caused dramas 08:57

    Ricciardo: Separate issues caused dramas

    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo says two separate issues on his RB13 compounded his dismal Australian Grand Prix weekend, as he retired for the first time since…

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  27. Hamilton 'ran out of grip' during first stint 08:29

    Hamilton 'ran out of grip' during first stint

    Lewis Hamilton conceded he simply "ran out of grip" during the first stint of the Australian Grand Prix, as he missed out on victory to Sebastian…

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  28. Vettel 'over the moon' with Australia win 08:07

    Vettel 'over the moon' with Australia win

    Sebastian Vettel described himself as "over the moon" after he opened his and Ferrari's 2017 Formula 1 campaign with victory at the Australian Grand…

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  29. 07:39

    In full: Australian Grand Prix race results

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  30. Vettel beats Hamilton to Australian GP win 07:36

    Vettel beats Hamilton to Australian GP win

    Sebastian Vettel beat Lewis Hamilton to victory in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, after going longer on a one-stop strategy, marking Ferrari's first…

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  31. 05:34

    Follow the Australian Grand Prix live!

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  32. Williams gets suspended fine over gearbox 05:16

    Williams gets suspended fine over gearbox

    Williams has been handed a €25,000 fine, suspended for the entirety of the season, after failing to inform the FIA of its intention to change the gearbox in…

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  33. 05:02

    Starting grid for the Australian Grand Prix

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  34. Ricciardo hit with five-place grid penalty 03:27

    Ricciardo hit with five-place grid penalty

    Daniel Ricciardo has been dealt another blow at his home event in Australia, with Red Bull changing his gearbox after he crashed in qualifying, landing a…

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  35. Pirelli expects one-stop Australia race 03:12

    Pirelli expects one-stop Australia race

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli is expecting a one-stop strategy to emerge as the favoured approach by drivers for the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  36. Mercedes braced for 'big fight' with Ferrari 02:44

    Mercedes braced for 'big fight' with Ferrari

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the team is braced for a "big fight" with rival Ferrari ahead of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. Mercedes claimed…

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  37. Alonso: McLaren 'better than expected' 02:32

    Alonso: McLaren 'better than expected'

    Fernando Alonso says that McLaren-Honda's Australian Grand Prix weekend has gone "better than we'd expected" after pre-season testing. McLaren and Honda…

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  38. Saturday 25 March 2017

  39. 13:12

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Melbourne

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  40. Giovinazzi thought F1 call-up was a joke 13:02

    Giovinazzi thought F1 call-up was a joke

    Formula 1 debutant Antonio Giovianzzi says he thought he was being tricked when he received the news that he would be competing in the Australian Grand Prix…

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  41. Bratches: No shortage of aspiring F1 hosts 12:46

    Bratches: No shortage of aspiring F1 hosts

    New Formula 1 commercial chief Sean Bratches says that he has received a substantial number of enquiries from venues keen to explore the possibility of joining…

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  42. Williams referred to stewards over gearbox 12:31

    Williams referred to stewards over gearbox

    Williams has been referred to the Australian Grand Prix stewards after failing to notify the FIA of its intention to replace the gearbox in Lance Stroll's…

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  43. Magnussen rues 'messed up' qualifying runs 11:20

    Magnussen rues 'messed up' qualifying runs

    Haas' Kevin Magnussen admitted he "messed up" his qualifying runs through overdriving as he was knocked out of Q1 at the Australian Grand Prix. Magnussen…

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  44. Ocon eyes first points from 14th place 10:12

    Ocon eyes first points from 14th place

    Esteban Ocon is optimistic that he can make amends for a mistake on his final flying lap in Q2 to compete for points during his Force India debut at the…

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  45. Sainz Jr. relieved after Q1, Q2 struggles 10:00

    Sainz Jr. relieved after Q1, Q2 struggles

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he was relieved to take eighth on the grid for the Australian Grand Prix after struggling with the balance of his STR12 during the early…

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  46. Pérez escapes with reprimand for violation 09:08

    Pérez escapes with reprimand for violation

    Force India's Sergio Pérez has escaped with a reprimand after the stewards deemed that he breached the regulations during qualifying for the Australian Grand…

    F1
  47. Pérez summoned over alleged rule breach 08:43

    Pérez summoned over alleged rule breach

    Sergio Pérez has been summoned by the Australian Grand Prix stewards over an alleged rule breach during Saturday's qualifying session at Albert Park. Force…

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  48. Grosjean: Best of rest 'awesome' for Haas 08:29

    Grosjean: Best of rest 'awesome' for Haas

    Romain Grosjean labelled Haas' Australian Grand Prix qualifying result as "awesome" after it finished as the best of the rest behind the top three…

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  49. Palmer labels Renault car a 'disaster' 08:13

    Palmer labels Renault car a 'disaster'

    Renault driver Jolyon Palmer labelled his car as "awful" and a "disaster" as he finished as the slowest competitor during qualifying for the season-opening…

    F1
  50. Ricciardo 'caught by surprise' in Q3 crash 08:07

    Ricciardo 'caught by surprise' in Q3 crash

    Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo says he was "caught by surprise" as he crashed out of qualifying for his home race at the Australian Grand Prix. Ricciardo…

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  51. Vettel: Mistakes didn't cost Ferrari pole 07:58

    Vettel: Mistakes didn't cost Ferrari pole

    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel described himself as "not entirely happy" with his final Q3 effort but does not believe a couple of minor errors prevented him from…

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  52. Hamilton expects 'tight' race from pole 07:45

    Hamilton expects 'tight' race from pole

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he expects a "tight race" at the Australian Grand Prix after he opened the season with the 62nd pole position of his Formula…

    F1
  53. 07:17

    Australian Grand Prix: Qualifying results

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  54. Hamilton takes pole, Vettel splits Mercedes 07:13

    Hamilton takes pole, Vettel splits Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, as Sebastian Vettel put his Ferrari between the Mercedes drivers, after…

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  55. Stroll 'staying calm' despite Q1 exit 06:51

    Stroll 'staying calm' despite Q1 exit

    Williams rookie Lance Stroll insists he will "stay calm" despite enduring a difficult Saturday as he prepares for his Formula 1 debut at the Australian Grand…

    F1
  56. 05:45

    Follow qualifying for the Australian GP!

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  57. Whiting expects T-wing ban for 2018 04:42

    Whiting expects T-wing ban for 2018

    Formula 1 Race Director Charlie Whiting reckons there is a "strong chance" that the T-wing will be outlawed from the sport's regulations next year, following…

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  58. Stroll to get five-place grid drop on debut 04:30

    Stroll to get five-place grid drop on debut

    Lance Stroll will be hit with a five-place grid penalty for the Australian Grand Prix, with Williams mechanics forced to change his gearbox after a heavy crash…

    F1
  59. 04:05

    Australian Grand Prix: Full Practice 3 results

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  60. Vettel puts Ferrari on top in final practice 04:03

    Vettel puts Ferrari on top in final practice

    Sebastian Vettel put Ferrari on top during final practice for the Australian Grand Prix, going half a second quicker than Mercedes drivers Valtteri Bottas and…

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  61. 02:48

    Follow final practice for the Australian GP!

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  62. Giovinazzi to replace Wehrlein in Australia 02:18

    Giovinazzi to replace Wehrlein in Australia

    Sauber driver Pascal Wehrlein has been withdrawn from this weekend's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, amid concerns over his fitness level, with Ferrari…

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  63. Friday 24 March 2017

  64. Brown: Progress in 2017 will be 'gradual' 14:06

    Brown: Progress in 2017 will be 'gradual'

    McLaren-Honda Executive Director Zak Brown says the partnership's progress in 2017 will be "gradual", rather than expecting to make any substantial leap forward…

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  65. 11:02

    Latest F1 photos: Friday in Melbourne

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  66. McLaren-Honda lifted by improved reliability 11:01

    McLaren-Honda lifted by improved reliability

    Honda chief Yusuke Hasegawa says the manufacturer was lifted by its improved reliability during practice for the Australian Grand Prix, following a troubled…

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