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Full race results for 2021 F1 Dutch Grand Prix

Max Verstappen claimed victory at the 2021 Dutch GP over F1 title rival Lewis Hamilton to retake the lead in the Drivers’ Championship. Find out the complete race results from Zandvoort below

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A scintillating performance from Max Verstappen saw the Red Bull driver take the 2021 Dutch Grand Prix win, and put himself back top of the F1 Drivers’ Championship. 

Verstappen led from start to finish as title rival Lewis Hamilton didn’t have an answer to the Dutchman’s pace eventually finishing 20.9 seconds behind the Red Bull driver as he took the fastest lap of the race. As a result, Verstappen now holds a three point lead over Hamilton in the Drivers’ Championship.

Elsewhere, Pierre Gasly maintained his starting position of fourth, ahead of Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc and Alpine driver Fernando Alonso. 

F1 Dutch GP 2021 – Full Race Results

Pos.DriverTeamTime
1Max VerstappenRed Bull1:30:05.395
2Lewis HamiltonMercedes+20.932
3Valtteri BottasMercedes+56.460
4Pierre GaslyAlphaTauri+1 Lap
5Charles LeclercFerrari+1 Lap
6Fernando AlonsoAlpine+1 Lap
7Carlos SainzFerrari+1 Lap
8Sergio PerezRed Bull+1 Lap
9Esteban OconAlpine+1 Lap
10Lando NorrisMcLaren+1 Lap
11Daniel RicciardoMcLaren+1 Lap
12Lance StrollAston Martin+2 Laps
13Sebastian VettelAston Martin+2 Laps
14Antonio GiovinazziAlfa Romeo+2 Laps
15Robert KubicaAlfa Romeo+2 Laps
16Nicholas LatifiWilliams+2 Laps
17George RussellWilliamsDNF
18Mick SchumacherHaas+3 Laps
19Yuki TsunodaAlphaTauriDNF
20Nikita MazepinHaasDNF

Reaction from Verstappen

After bringing the Red Bull home in front of the Dutch fans, Verstappen was understandably overcome with the reaction from the Orange Army!

“As you can hear, it’s incredible,” Verstappen said after the race. “Obviously the expectations were high going into the weekend and it’s never easy to fulfil that, but I’m just so happy to win here, to take the lead in the championship as well. 

“It’s just an amazing day. The whole crowd… it’s incredible. Mercedes tried to make it difficult for us but we countered them all the time really well. We can be really pleased with the whole team performance today.”

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen celebrates after winning the race REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Hamilton gracious in defeat

Hamilton tried everything to get past Verstappen during the race, as Mercedes also used the advantage of having two cars at the front, but ultimately the Red Bull had too much pace.

“What a race, what a crowd,” Lewis Hamilton exclaimed. “Honestly it’s been an amazing weekend. Max did a great job, congratulations to him.

“I gave it absolutely everything today, flat-out. I pushed as hard as I could. But they were just too quick for us.”

John Smith
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