Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - China

Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - China

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 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 17 April 2017

  2. 03:12

    F1 championship standings after Bahrain

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  3. Tuesday 11 April 2017

  4. Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - China 10:32

    Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - China

    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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  5. Monday 10 April 2017

  6. Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:36

    Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton won at the Shanghai International Circuit for the fifth time in his career, as some drivers starred and others struggled. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  7. Video: Ricciardo reflects on Chinese GP 16:18

    Video: Ricciardo reflects on Chinese GP

    Red Bull racer Daniel Ricciardo reports from Dubai as he reflects on last weekend's Chinese Grand Prix.

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  8. Räikkönen reckons later second stop hurt 13:42

    Räikkönen reckons later second stop hurt

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen believes a stronger result may have been possible at the Chinese Grand Prix, had he pitted earlier for his second…

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  9. Wolff: Bottas must 'forget' China error 11:34

    Wolff: Bottas must 'forget' China error

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says new recruit Valtteri Bottas must "forget" about his Chinese Grand Prix error, which dropped him down the order. Having run…

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  10. Massa: China conditions like driving on ice 10:26

    Massa: China conditions like driving on ice

    Felipe Massa says "everything went wrong" for Williams at the Chinese Grand Prix, with conditions that he likened to "driving on ice". Massa started from the…

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  11. Hülkenberg picks up four penalty points 09:18

    Hülkenberg picks up four penalty points

    Renault driver Nico Hülkenberg says taking a "risk" at the wet/dry Chinese Grand Prix backfired, as he picked up four penalty points for separate…

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  12. Hamilton hopes Red Bull joins title fight 08:22

    Hamilton hopes Red Bull joins title fight

    Chinese Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton says he hopes Red Bull can make it a three-way fight for overall honours in F1 this year, joining Mercedes and Ferrari…

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  13. Ocon rues lost time despite another point 07:34

    Ocon rues lost time despite another point

    Force India youngster Esteban Ocon was left to lament a team misunderstanding, which meant he made an unnecessary trip through the pit lane at the Chinese Grand…

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  14. Video of the Day: Formula 1 pit-stop practice 05:32

    Video of the Day: Formula 1 pit-stop practice

    How many practice pit-stops do teams carry out during a Grand Prix weekend? Mercedes reveals all...

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  15. Sunday 9 April 2017

  16. Pérez, Stroll explain lap one collision 13:17

    Pérez, Stroll explain lap one collision

    Force India's Sergio Pérez and Williams' Lance Stroll have explained their clash on the first lap of the Chinese Grand Prix, which eliminated the rookie. In…

    F1
  17. Magnussen delights in first Haas points 12:50

    Magnussen delights in first Haas points

    Kevin Magnussen delighted in claiming his maiden points for Haas after he finished in eighth place at a wet/dry Chinese Grand Prix. Magnussen started from…

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  18. Alonso: China retirement 'especially painful' 11:22

    Alonso: China retirement 'especially painful'

    Fernando Alonso says his retirement from the Chinese Grand Prix was "especially painful", as he was running inside the top 10, after vaulting forward during the…

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  19. 10:46

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday in Shanghai

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  20. Ricciardo, Pérez reprimanded over anthem 10:37

    Ricciardo, Pérez reprimanded over anthem

    Daniel Ricciardo and Sergio Pérez have been given reprimands after they turned up late to the national anthem ceremony at the Chinese Grand Prix. Revised…

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  21. Toro Rosso thought I was crazy – Sainz Jr. 10:36

    Toro Rosso thought I was crazy – Sainz Jr.

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says Toro Rosso's engineers thought he was "crazy" when he opted to start the Chinese Grand Prix on the Super Soft tyres. Pre-race rain had…

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  22. Bottas: Spin behind Safety Car 'stupid' 10:15

    Bottas: Spin behind Safety Car 'stupid'

    Valtteri Bottas expressed frustration after what he described as a "stupid" spin behind the Safety Car during Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix. Bottas initially…

    F1
  23. Ricciardo rues pace during first stint 10:13

    Ricciardo rues pace during first stint

    Daniel Ricciardo was left frustrated as he narrowly missed out on a podium finish to Red Bull team-mate Max Verstappen at the Chinese Grand Prix. Ricciardo…

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  24. Verstappen never expected podium finish 09:46

    Verstappen never expected podium finish

    Red Bull's Max Verstappen admitted he never expected to finish on the podium at the Chinese Grand Prix, as he surged up the order in the early…

    F1
  25. Vettel hails 'good recovery' to second 09:36

    Vettel hails 'good recovery' to second

    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel expressed satisfaction in recovering to second place at the Chinese Grand Prix, as he left the event in the joint lead of the…

    F1
  26. Hamilton revels in 'incredible' China win 09:24

    Hamilton revels in 'incredible' China win

    Lewis Hamilton revelled in a dominant victory at the Chinese Grand Prix as he drew level with title rival Sebastian Vettel at the top of the…

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  27. 08:49

    In full: Chinese Grand Prix race results

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  28. Hamilton triumphs in wet/dry Chinese GP 08:48

    Hamilton triumphs in wet/dry Chinese GP

    Lewis Hamilton won an action-packed, wet/dry Chinese Grand Prix to move level on points with Sebastian Vettel, who came home second, as Max Verstappen beat…

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  29. 06:34

    Follow the Chinese Grand Prix live!

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  30. 06:10

    Starting grid for the Chinese Grand Prix

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  31. Giovinazzi drops to P18 after penalty 06:08

    Giovinazzi drops to P18 after penalty

    Sauber's Antonio Giovinazzi has been handed a five-place grid penalty for the Chinese Grand Prix after his team was forced to change the gearbox in his…

    F1
  32. Saturday 8 April 2017

  33. 12:58

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Shanghai

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  34. Pérez: Force India aided by disrupted Friday 12:56

    Pérez: Force India aided by disrupted Friday

    Sergio Pérez believes the disrupted Friday practice sessions for the Chinese Grand Prix aided Force India compared to its midfield rivals, after he qualified…

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  35. Hülkenberg: Qualifying result a 'nice surprise' 11:52

    Hülkenberg: Qualifying result a 'nice surprise'

    Nico Hülkenberg labelled his qualifying result as a "nice surprise" as he set the seventh best time in China, narrowly behind Williams opponent Felipe…

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  36. Stroll 'calmed down' before Q3 push 11:40

    Stroll 'calmed down' before Q3 push

    Williams rookie Lance Stroll expressed his pleasure at achieving his goal of reaching Q3 in China, after he "calmed down" during the early phase of…

    F1
  37. Grosjean, Palmer get five-place grid drops 11:17

    Grosjean, Palmer get five-place grid drops

    Haas' Romain Grosjean and Renault's Jolyon Palmer have both been hit with five-place grid penalties for the Chinese Grand Prix, after failing to slow for yellow…

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  38. Alonso says he 'didn't care' about risks 10:44

    Alonso says he 'didn't care' about risks

    Fernando Alonso says he "didn't care too much about risking over the limit" as he hustled his McLaren-Honda to 13th on the grid for the Chinese Grand…

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  39. Giovinazzi apologises to Sauber for crash 10:23

    Giovinazzi apologises to Sauber for crash

    Antonio Giovinazzi has issued an apology to Sauber after he suffered a heavy crash at the end of the first qualifying phase for the Chinese Grand…

    F1
  40. Bottas: Missed front row 'a real shame' 10:15

    Bottas: Missed front row 'a real shame'

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas was left to rue missing out on a front row slot to Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel by a narrow margin for the second successive race…

    F1
  41. Verstappen hoping for rain after Q1 exit 10:04

    Verstappen hoping for rain after Q1 exit

    Max Verstappen is pinning his hopes on a wet Chinese Grand Prix after a technical problem led to him dropping out in the first qualifying phase on…

    F1
  42. Vettel pleased to edge out Bottas for P2 10:04

    Vettel pleased to edge out Bottas for P2

    Sebastian Vettel expressed satisfaction as he secured a place on the front row of the grid for the Chinese Grand Prix, just a thousandth of a second ahead of…

    F1
  43. Hamilton expects close race with Ferrari 09:52

    Hamilton expects close race with Ferrari

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he is anticipating a close race with rival Ferrari during the Chinese Grand Prix after he claimed pole position at the…

    F1
  44. 09:18

    Chinese Grand Prix: Qualifying results

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  45. Hamilton claims pole, Vettel pips Bottas 09:15

    Hamilton claims pole, Vettel pips Bottas

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to a record sixth Chinese Grand Prix pole position during Saturday's qualifying session at the Shanghai circuit, as Sebastian Vettel…

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  46. 07:42

    Follow qualifying for the Chinese GP!

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  47. 'FIA arranges police escort for race day' 07:18

    'FIA arranges police escort for race day'

    Formula 1's governing body, the FIA, has taken measures to ensure that Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix will go ahead as planned, in the event of poor…

    F1
  48. Video: McLaren's Shanghai paddock tour 06:32

    Video: McLaren's Shanghai paddock tour

    Go on a tour of the McLaren-Honda units at the Shanghai circuit, featuring team chief Zak Brown.

    F1
  49. 06:04

    Chinese Grand Prix: Full Practice 3 results

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  50. Vettel heads Ferrari one-two in final practice 06:02

    Vettel heads Ferrari one-two in final practice

    Sebastian Vettel edged out Kimi Räikkönen in a Ferrari one-two during Saturday's final practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix, a few tenths clear of the…

    F1
  51. 04:45

    Follow final practice for the Chinese GP!

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  52. Friday 7 April 2017

  53. Video: Hamilton, Bottas on driver meetings 13:39

    Video: Hamilton, Bottas on driver meetings

    Tag along with Mercedes pair Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas as they head to the Drivers' Meeting in China.

    F1
  54. Sauber: Wehrlein working 'flat out' for return 10:42

    Sauber: Wehrlein working 'flat out' for return

    Sauber Team Principal Monisha Kaltenborn has emphasised that Pascal Wehrlein is working "flat out" on his fitness levels, as he bids to return to action "as…

    F1
  55. 09:22

    Latest F1 photos: Friday in Shanghai

    F1
  56. Hamilton calls for 'solution' over delays 09:20

    Hamilton calls for 'solution' over delays

    Lewis Hamilton has called on Formula 1 to come up with a "solution" after Friday's running at the Chinese Grand Prix was severely restricted due to poor weather…

    F1
  57. Ricciardo 'understands' Friday safety calls 09:02

    Ricciardo 'understands' Friday safety calls

    Daniel Ricciardo has labelled a heavily disrupted first day of practice for the Chinese Grand Prix as "pretty pathetic", but says he understands Race Control's…

    F1
  58. FP2 called off as poor weather continues 08:23

    FP2 called off as poor weather continues

    Friday's second free practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix was scrapped as poor weather conditions, in particular low visibility, continued to impact…

    F1
  59. 06:47

    Follow second practice for the Australian GP!

    F1
  60. 04:32

    Chinese Grand Prix: Full Practice 1 results

    F1
  61. Verstappen tops wet, interrupted FP1 04:30

    Verstappen tops wet, interrupted FP1

    Red Bull's Max Verstappen posted the fastest lap time in a wet, severely-interrupted first practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix, with two red flags…

    F1
  62. McLaren adds oval T-wing to MCL32 03:39

    McLaren adds oval T-wing to MCL32

    McLaren has added an oval T-wing to its car for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix. McLaren launched its Honda-powered MCL32 without a T-wing, running only a…

    F1
  63. FP1 red flagged amid poor conditions 03:14

    FP1 red flagged amid poor conditions

    Race Control red flagged Friday's opening practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix after just five minutes, as poor weather conditions prevented the…

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  64. 02:46

    Follow first practice for the Chinese GP!

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  65. Video of the Day: Ricciardo on Chinese GP 01:32

    Video of the Day: Ricciardo on Chinese GP

    Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo previews this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai.

    F1
  66. Thursday 6 April 2017

  67. 14:08

    Latest F1 photos: Thursday in Shanghai

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