Sebastian Vettel delighted with Melbourne win
The reigning Formula One champion, Sebastian Vettel drove his RB7 from pole to race win in a very forgettable Australian Grand Prix. He finished of McLaren's, Lewis Hamilton & Lotus Renault's suprise, Vitaly Petrov.
Vitaly Petrov brings Lotus Renault first podium finish since the 80's
The race saw the introduction of the movable rear wings and the return of the KERS system but other than that it was a dour race. Jenson Button was nursing a wounded McLaren, both Ferrari's of Massa and Alonso just couldn't find their pace and also the durability of the Pirelli tyres were in question as they cut up easily.
The Formula One circus will make their next stop at the Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix in Sepang from 8th - 10th April 2011.