Good afternoon and welcome to this live blog on NU.nl.

My name is Patrick Moeke and I will keep you informed of all developments at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Lots of fun!



  • Horror crash Grosjean

  • Frenchman escapes conflagration

  • Hamilton leads

  • Verstappen second

Formula 1 a few seconds ago

22 more laps

- Pérez makes his second stop and returns second place to Verstappen, who is 3.7 seconds behind Hamilton.

Formula 1 one minute ago

22 more rounds

- Hamilton's answer is not long in coming.

The Mercedes driver also changes to the hard tire and retains the lead.

Hamilton comes back on track just before Pérez and Verstappen is only three seconds behind.

Formula 1 · 3 minutes ago

23 more laps

- Not Hamilton, but Verstappen makes an extra pit stop!

The Dutchman's stop does not go smoothly and he switches back to the hard band.

Verstappen is back on track in third place.

3 minutes ago

Formula 1 · 5 minutes ago

25 more laps -

If Verstappen can finish the race on these tires, it looks very good for him.

Hamilton still has to make a pit stop anyway and has only five seconds ahead of the Dutchman.

Formula 1 9 minutes ago

28 more rounds

- The score:



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen +5.1

  • Pérez +16.7

  • Albon +4.6 

  • Norris +13.5

  • Sainz +3.8

  • Ricciardo +5.8

  • Ocon +2.2

  • Gasly +4.2

  • Leclerc +3.0

  • Formula 1 11 minutes ago

    We're ½ way through the #BahrainGP 🇧🇭 Max has fastest lap and is P2 while Alex is P4 after the stops 🔧 # F1

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    Avatar Author Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Moment of Places 17: 26 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 15 minutes ago

    In other news:

    McLaren is doing very well for 3rd place in the constructors' championship if it stays that way.

    # F1

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    Avatar Author Joost Nederpelt Moment of places 17: 23 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 15 minutes ago

    31 more laps

    - Verstappen uses a different strategy than Hamilton and may still win this race.

    The difference between the two drivers fluctuates around four seconds.

    Verstappen drives fast and can theoretically finish the race.

    Hamilton has to stop again anyway to comply with the tire regulations.

    15 minutes ago

    Formula 1 17 minutes ago

    32 more laps

    - Bottas makes another pit stop and switches to the mediums.

    The Finn falls back to fourteenth place.

    Formula 1 18 minutes ago

    33 more laps

    - Nice overtaking action from Lando Norris on Valtteri Bottas, who is having a hard time on his hard tires.

    The McLaren driver climbs to sixth place.

    Formula 1 20 minutes ago

    34 more rounds -

    The score: 



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen

  • Pérez

  • Albon

  • Gasly

  • Bottas

  • Norris

  • Ocon

  • Ricciardo

  • Sainz

  • Magnussen

  • Leclerc

  • Russell

  • Kvyat

  • Räikkönen

  • Giovinazzi

  • Vettel

  • Latifi

  • Formula 1 21 minutes ago

    34 more laps

    - Hamilton answers and increases his lead on number two Verstappen by four tenths.

    The difference between the two drivers is 4.7 seconds.

    Formula 1 22 minutes ago

    35 more laps

    - "We have nothing to lose so we are going full throttle now", says Max Verstappen, who is again one second faster than Hamilton on the last lap.

    22 minutes ago

    Formula 1 23 minutes ago

    36 more laps

    - Verstappen is one second faster on hard than Hamilton on medium.

    The difference between the two drivers is four seconds.

    Formula 1 26 minutes ago

    Ngo 37 laps

    - Verstappen makes his pit stop and switches to the hard tire.

    In theory he can finish the race with that.

    Hamilton has medium rubber and has to stop again anyway.

    Formula 1 27 minutes ago

    37 more laps

    - There is Lewis Hamilton's pit stop!

    The Briton changes to the medium band and will therefore have to stop again soon anyway.

    It is possible that Verstappen, who will be in charge, can go for a different strategy.

    Formula 1 30 minutes ago

    Lap 1️⃣8️⃣: As you were.

    Max and Alex remain P2 and P4 👊 #BahrainGP 🇧🇭 #ChargeOn 🤘

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    Avatar Author Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Moment of places 17: 08 - November 29, 2020

    Formula 1 30 minutes ago

    38 more laps

    - Verstappen cannot keep up with leader Hamilton's pace on this medium band.

    The difference between the two drivers amounts to about four seconds.

    30 minutes ago

    Formula 1 33 minutes ago

    It is not the first time that a Formula 1 car overturns in Bahrain.

    In 2014 things also went wrong between Esteban Gutiérrez and Pastor Maldonado.

    Video

    Just Bahrain things.

    #BahrainGP

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    Avatar Author Giedo van der Garde Moment of places 17: 03 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 · 35 minutes ago

    43 more laps

    - Hamilton has a two-second lead over Verstappen.

    The Dutchman, in turn, is five seconds ahead of Pérez.

    The score:



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen

  • Pérez

  • Albon

  • Norris

  • Ocon 

  • Sainz

  • Ricciardo 

  • Gasly

  • Leclerc

  • Formula 1 38 minutes ago

    45 more laps

    - Daniil Kvyat gets a ten-second time penalty for knocking over Lance Stroll.

    The Russian will have to redeem the penalty during his next pit stop.

    Formula 1 39 minutes ago

    45 more rounds -

    Problems for Sebastian Vettel.

    The German falls back to last place.

    Formula 1 39 minutes ago

    46 more laps

    - Leclerc loses places to Sainz and Ricciardo.

    The Monegask falls back to ninth place.

    39 minutes ago

    Formula 1 41 minutes ago

    47 more laps

    - The difference between Hamilton and Verstappen is 1.3 seconds.

    The score:



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen

  • Pérez

  • Albon

  • Norris

  • Ocon

  • Leclerc

  • Sainz

  • Ricciardo

  • Gasly

  • Kvyat

  • Russell

  • Räikkönen

  • Latifi

  • Vettel

  • Bottas

  • Giovinazzi

  • Magnussen

  • Formula 1 43 minutes ago

    48 more laps -

    Verstappen and Hamilton leave the rest of the field.

    DRS may be used from the next round and Verstappen keeps Hamilton in his sights.

    Formula 1 44 minutes ago

    49 more laps

    - Hamilton will leave Verstappen for a second, who in turn enlarges the gap to Pérez.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    50 more laps -

     There will be racing again at the Bahrain International Circuit.

    Verstappen is alert and is on Hamilton's tail, but Pérez is also on the heels of the Dutchman.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR -

    The safety car comes in at the end of this lap.

    There are still eighteen cars in competition.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Stroll's crash in pictures.

    Good day!!

    Immediately after the restart Lance Stroll on the roof 😱😱Kvyat taps the Canadian on his roof and Stroll can also get off fortunately 😮 # ZiggoSportF1 # F1 #BahrainGP 🇧🇭

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    Avatar Author Ziggo Sport F1 Moment of places 16: 50 - November 29, 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Today is a memorable Formula 1 day.

    The moment Stroll's world got turned upside down 👀 #BahrainGP 🇧🇭 # F1

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    Avatar Author Formula 1 Moment of publication 16: 49 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR

    - Bottas came in because of a flat tire.

    His pit stop was therefore not planned.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR

    - Valtteri Bottas makes a pit stop and switches to the hard tire.

    The score:



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen

  • Pérez

  • Albon

  • Norris

  • Ocon

  • Leclerc

  • Ricciardo

  • Gasly

  • Sainz

  • Kvyat

  • Räikkönen

  • Latifi

  • Russell

  • Vettel

  • Bottas

  • Giovinazzi

  • Magnussen

  • Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR

    - Stroll steers in but doesn't see Daniil Kvyat in his dead corner.

    It results in an unfortunate crash.

    Fortunately it ends well.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Lance Stroll is upside down

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    Avatar Author Mattzel89 Moment of places 16: 41 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR

    - What's going on here?

    Lance Stroll is hit by Daniil Kvyat and flips over.

    The Canadian gets out unscathed.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    SAFETYCAR - LANCE STROLL is upside down. 

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    RESTART

    - Hamilton retains the lead, Verstappen remains second.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Warm-up lap

    - The cars roll up the grid.

    The Bahrain Grand Prix will soon resume.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Warm-up lap

    - Lewis Hamilton therefore starts from pole position, Max Verstappen starts next to him on the first row.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Warm-up round

    - The gladiators of the modern age are on their way again.

    There are still 56 rounds on the program.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    The starting grid for the restart of the Bahrain Grand Prix:



  • Hamilton

  • Verstappen

  • Pérez

  • Bottas

  • Albon

  • Ricciardo

  • Norris

  • Ocon

  • Gasly

  • Vettel

  • Stroll

  • Leclerc

  • Sainz

  • Giovinazzi

  • Kvyat

  • Räikkönen

  • Magnussen

  • Russell

  • Latifi

  • Formula 1 one hour ago

    The Bahrain Grand Prix will restart at 4.35 PM.

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    There was a lot to be said about the arrival of the halo, but the protective bracket once again proves its worth today.

    The Halo.

    Life saver.

    # WTF1 #BahrainGP

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    Avatar Author WTF1 Moment of posting 16: 22 - 29 November 2020

    Formula 1 one hour ago

    Haas praises medical car driver Alan van der Merwe and the medical team that brought Romain Grosjean to safety.

    Thank you to Medical Car driver Alan van der Merwe, the circuit medical team and marshals for their quick thinking and actions in getting to Romain so soon after the accident 🙏

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    Avatar Author Haas F1 Team Moment of places 16: 11 - 29 November 2020

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