Nico Rosberg won the Grand Prix of Spain 2015

Nico Rosberg started the race in the Spanish Grand Prix in 2015 from pole position, but Lewis Hamilton with his second place, not only failed to fight for the lead, but missed another forward and Sebastian Vettel. Despite the obvious speed advantage on the track to overtake Vettel Lewis did not succeed, while the leader is slowly but surely continued to increase the gap. After the first pit stop situation has not changed, but the next time Hamilton has managed to come out ahead. Moreover, the strategy of Mercedes provided for championship leader strategy plus pit stop, which allowed to transport smaller segment on a hard set of tires and do not save the tires. As a result, Sebastian Vettel was third, and the first of the season won by Nico Rosberg. As to Lewis, that he was not trying to attack the backlog of mate was too large, so that the Briton was second, and his lead in the standings was reduced to 20 points. Exactly race held Walter Bottas, who started as the fourth, so the fourth and finished. At the end of his race for a few laps put pressure Kimi Raikkonen (5th place), but ahead of his compatriot had never happened. Sixth checkered flag saw Felipe Massa. Daniel Ricardo at the Red Bull managed to go the distance to play several positions, being at the finish line at the start of the seventh to tenth place. The attack took place between the two fireballs contact, which resulted in the Spaniard cut the first corner, so this episode will still be investigated by the stewards, but the result is likely to remain unchanged. He made his way to eighth place in the Roman Lotus, but Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso appeared only eleventh. Both riders youth team Red Bull started from the third line, but then the race has not worked for them. At the same time, Carlos flew closer to the finish line and had some good overtaking before the home stands. Well, the next race will be held in two weeks – it will be the Monaco Grand Prix.


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