Max Verstappen (NLD) Red Bull Racing RB20 leads at the start of the race. Formula 1 World Championship, Rd 5, Chinese
Max Verstappen (NLD) Red Bull Racing RB20 leads at the start of the race…

2024 F1 Chinese Grand Prix - As it happened

A recap of what happened in the 2024 F1 Chinese Grand Prix.

21 Apr 2024
07:57
Tyres

Mediums for everyone except Stroll, Hamilton, Tsunoda and Sargeant on the softs.

Hards for Magnussen.

07:49
The grid

Verstappen, Perez, Alonso, Norris, Piastri, Leclerc, Sainz, Russell, Hulkenberg, Bottas, Stroll, Ricciardo, Ocon, Albon, Gasly, Zhou, Magnussen, Hamilton, Tsunoda,

Pit lane: Sargeant 

07:44
Damage to Alonso's floor?

Aston Martin mechanics are working on Alonso's floor. They seem to be sticking a bit of the floor back on. Far from ideal ahead of the race.

07:41
Good morning

Hello everyone and welcome to the Crash.net live blog for the 2024 F1 Chinese Grand Prix.

Just 20 minutes until lights out in Shanghai.