The 17th and final competition of the season, in which Mercedes won the championship in the teams and Lewis Hamilton in the pilots class, took place over 55 laps on the 5.5 kilometer Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen finished the race, which he started from pole position, with a time of 220.127.116.115. The Dutch pilot won the second place this season and the 10th time in his career.
The degrees achieved by the Mercedes drivers in the qualifying rounds did not change at the end of the race. Finn Valtteri Bottas took second place after Verstappen 15.976 seconds, and British Hamilton, who finished 18.415 seconds behind the Dutch driver, came third.
Lando Norris finished fifth and Carlos Sainz finished sixth, allowing McLaren to complete the season in third place in the teams championship, with Verstappen’s teammate Alexander Albon reaching fourth place.
The top 5 ranks of the pilots and teams classification in the Formula 1 2020 season are as follows:
1. Lewis Hamilton (Great Britain): 347 points
2. Valtteri Bottas (Finland): 223
3. Max Verstappen (Hollanda): 214
4.Sergio Perez (Mexico): 125
5.Daniel Ricciardo (Australia): 119
1. Mercedes: 573
2. Red Bull: 319
3. McLaren: 202
4. Racing Point: 195
5. Renault: 181