The Malaysian Grand Prix revealed how much teams rely on radio communications from their drivers to prompt investigations from the stewards.
Suzuka became Formula One’s second home in Japan when the championship raced at the Honda-owned venue for the first time 30 years ago.
Suzuka is Sebastian Vettel’s favourite tracks and one at which he is usually strong. But the same hasn’t always been true of his title rival Lewis Hamilton.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix weekend.
Don’t miss any of the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix sessions – here are the times for all of this weekend’s action.
Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, Sergio Perez and Stoffel Vandoorne were F1 Fanatic’s Star Performers of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Here’s why.
Sebastian Vettel lashed out on the radio after colliding with Lance Stroll after the end of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Here’s the team radio highlights.
Will Mercedes miss Malaysia? Their defeat yesterday makes Sepang the only circuit where they haven’t won a race since 2015.
It should have been Ferrari’s race. Perhaps it could have been Lewis Hamilton’s race. But instead the Malaysian Grand Prix went to a relieved Max Verstappen.
Esteban Ocon did almost the entire race on a single set of tyres after picking up a puncture early in the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel’s 16-place climb to fourth is the biggest position gain we’ve seen from grid place to finishing position all year long.
The 13-year-old Malaysian Grand Prix lap record held by Juan Pablo Montoya was broken at the final running of the race by Sebastian Vettel.
Who was the best driver during the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Max Verstappen scored the second victory of his Formula One career by winning the Malaysian Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton.
Lewis Hamilton increased his championship lead over Sebastian Vettel to 34 points in the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Max Verstappen won the Malaysian Grand Prix for Red Bull ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Daniel Ricciardo.
What did you think of today’s race? Share your verdict on the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix.
The 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix in pictures.
Follow the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix on F1 Fanatic Live.
Lewis Hamilton’s pole position time was over nine seconds faster than the quickest lap seen two years ago. The all-time race lap record could fall tomorrow.