The reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton won ahead of Valtteri Bottas, who took the victory in the season's first race in Melbourne.
but only thanks to the safety car came out on track during the last lap after Renaultbilarna driven off. Then got no run if monegasken as in slowly mak took up the case after Mercedesbilarna.
It was Leclercs first podium finish.
" It was not what I hoped for today, but I'm happy anyway. We will come back stronger, " says Leclerc in the tv interview after the race.
Charles Leclerc had the pole position and pulled away to a button tiosekundersledning with ten laps left of the race. Then reported Leclerc in the radio to Ferrari-the team he had engine trouble. The stable localized later the problem to the turbo. With eight laps to go went to Hamilton in the past and later even Bottas.
"We were lucky in the day and this was a very good result for the team," says Hamilton.
" It was unfortunate for the Leclerc, but he's going to win the race in the future.
Sebastian Vettel, world CHAMPIONSHIP runner-up in the last year, both spun and then got to see the whole framvingen bortsliten from the car. After a pit stop where he got the new parts he managed to run up to the fifth place. Red Bull's Max Verstappen finishing fourth.