Analysis: How China strategies ran amok after first-lap chaos

The Chinese GP demonstrated once again that the simple ploy of having three tyre compounds available at each event has added a new dimension to the race weekend. On a day when all 22 starters finished – an unusual event in any era and the first such occurrence since in the switch to V6 hybrids – 13 drivers used all three tyres. The way the race played out served as a reminder of how ... Keep reading