2019 Japanese Grand Prix Live

13 October, 2019 - 07:51

That marks a wrap on our live coverage of the Japanese GP, but we will be back in a fortnight's time in Mexico, where Hamilton will have his first chance to seal the drivers' title. In the meantime, keep it with Crash.net for all the best news and reaction to today's race. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:49

And here is our report as Bottas and Mercedes celebrate at Suzuka...

13 October, 2019 - 07:47

Full results from the Japanese Grand Prix...

13 October, 2019 - 07:47

Here's the full story as Mercedes clinches a sixth straight constructors' title...

13 October, 2019 - 07:46

Albon claims his best career result in fourth for Red Bull, ahead of Sainz, Leclerc and Ricciardo, with Gasly, Hulkenberg and Stroll rounding out the points. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:39

Perez crashed on the final lap of the race after colliding with Gasly. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:38

Vettel fends off Hamilton by a matter of metres as he takes second, with the Briton sealing third place. With the fastest lap of the race, Mercedes has won the 2019 constructors' title. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:37

Valtteri Bottas wins the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix to notch his third win of 2019! 

13 October, 2019 - 07:35

Bottas begins his final lap as the attention remains on the battle for second place...

13 October, 2019 - 07:33

There's nothing between Vettel and Hamilton as they weave through traffic with just three laps to go. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:30
13 October, 2019 - 07:28

Leclerc pits in a bid to snatch the bonus point for fastest lap. He stays in sixth place and takes on a new set of fresh Soft tyres. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:26

Hamilton is now within DRS range of Vettel...

13 October, 2019 - 07:25

Another new fastest lap for Hamilton and the gap is down to 1.5s...

13 October, 2019 - 07:24

Hamilton is now just 2.7s behind Vettel's Ferrari after posting a new fastest lap of the race on a 1m31.538s. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:22

Hamilton has 10 laps in which to pass Vettel. He's cut the gap down to 4.2s already. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:20

Hamilton does pit for a second stop and switches onto Softs. He's out in third place and 5s behind second-place Vettel. 

13 October, 2019 - 07:18

Bottas is now beginning to make inroads on his Mercedes teammate. The gap between Hamilton and Bottas currently stands at 8.4s with 12 laps to go...

13 October, 2019 - 07:16

Bottas has been told by Mercedes that Hamilton is in line to stop again...

13 October, 2019 - 07:15