Max Verstappen has won his first race of the 2021 season, winning a Emilia Romagna Grand Prix which was chaotic from the start.
- Max Verstappen proved too good in slippery conditions to take his first win of the season
- Lewis Hamilton recovered from being a lap behind, to finish second
- The grand prix was stopped mid-race after a two-car high speed crash at the end of the long straight
Starting from third, the Dutchman led the race from the first braking zone, beating championship rival Lewis Hamilton and teammate Red Bull teammate Sergio Perez into the first corner, where he would remain for all but one lap.
Hamilton, who finished second, was one lap behind Verstappen when the race was red-flagged when Valterri Bottas and George…