Rosberg maintains momentum and beats Hamilton in Austria.

Nico_Rosberg-Austrian_GP-2014-WinnerNico Rosberg won yet another close fight with teammate Lewis Hamilton and won the Austrian Grand Prix.

The Silver Arrows were competing with the front-row starting Williams for half the race before assuming the first two positions after the final pit stops.

Rosberg was left leading Hamilton, but with both managing brake problems the English driver was unable to pass his teammate for the win. 

Valtteri Bottas took his first podium in Formula 1 while Felipe Massa managed to keep fourth place finishing the race with just 1.2secs ahead of former teammate Fernando Alonso.


Pos. Drivers Teams Time
01. 06Deutschland Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas Winner
02. 44United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Mercedes AMG Petronas +1.9 secs
03. 77 – Finland Valtteri Bottas Williams Martini Racing +8.1 secs
04. 19 – Brazil Felipe Massa Williams Martini Racing +17.3 secs
05. 14 - Spain Fernando Alonso Scuderia Ferrari +18.5 secs
06. 11 – Mexico Sergio Perez Sahara Force India +28.5 secs
07. 20 – Denmark Kevin Magnussen McLaren Mercedes +32.0 secs
08. 03 – Australia Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull Racing +43.5 secs
09. 27 – Deutschland Nico Hulkenberg Sahara Force India +44.1 secs
10. 07Finland Kimi Raikkonen Scuderia Ferrari +47.7 secs
11. 22 – United Kingdom Jenson Button McLaren Mercedes +50.9 secs
12. 13 – Venezuela Pastor Maldonado Lotus F1 Team +1 Lap
13. 99 – Deutschland Adrian Sutil Sauber F1 Team +1 Lap
14. 08 – France Romain Grosjean Lotus F1 Team +1 Lap
15. 17 – France Jules Bianchi Marussia F1 Team +2 Laps
16. 10 – Japan Kamui Kobayashi Caterham F1 Team +2 Laps
17. 04 – United Kingdom Max Chilton Marussia F1 Team +2 Laps
18. 09 – Sweden Marcus Ericsson Caterham F1 Team +2 Laps
19. 21 – Mexico Esteban Gutierrez Lotus F1 Team +2 Laps
20. 25 – France Jean-Eric Vergne Scuderia Toro Rosso RETIRED
21. 01Deutschland Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Racing RETIRED
22. 26 – Russia Daniil Kvyat Scuderia Toro Rosso RETIRED

Image: Mercedes GP