Azerbaijan saw Lewis Hamilton claim his first win of 2018 but the reigning champion had a huge chunk of luck or should I saw debris to thank for his win as team mate Valterri Bottas deserved to win the race but for bad luck, great result for Sergio Perez and Force India who claimed their first podium of the season. Continue reading for our F1 Spanish GP 2018 Preview and Tips.
F1 Spanish GP Tips 2018
Spanish GP 2018 Preview
Mercedes always go well here and Lewis Hamilton is no stranger to winning around this circuit, with his win last time out he will be brimming with confidence and another good showing is likely.
Red Bull come into the Spanish GP with a big upgrade to their set up and it will be interesting to watch both Ricciardo and Verstappen, both drivers went well in free practive two and Verstappen won this race back in 2016 so he knows what is needed to get in done around the circuit.
Both Haas drivers have been quick in free practice, Grosjean so if the team can rectify their reliability issues they may well be pushing for a top six position come the business end of the race.
F1 Spanish GP Tips 2018 - Best Bets Before Qualifying - (May alter within practice sessions for better value).
Tip - Lewis Hamilton Win $2.20
Goes well here and Lewis was fastest in free practice 2 to suggest he will be the one to beat here this year.
Tip - Daniel Ricciardo Podium Finish $2.50
With the upgrade to the Red Bull car expect a big showing here, Daniel finished a close second in free practice 2 so the odds seem a little generous.
Tip - Kevin Magnussen Top 10 Finish $1.45 - BEST BET
The Haas driver has been getting better and better in free practice suggesting he only needs to finish to get into the top 10.