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It ended with Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg taking the checkered flag and teammate Lewis Hamilton fighting off Ferrari's dogged Sebastian Vettel for the second place on the podium.


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Ferrari has been hiding something up its sleeve:


They reported very quick cars in testing, and qualified third and fourth, but the Ferrari team was mightily unlucky not to walk away with a win in Melbourne.


Both Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen had exhilarating fast starts and jumped to a one-two lead over the much-favored Mercedes cars.


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Ferrari will this year prove to be more of a handful to the Mercedes team which dominated the constructors' championship in 2015, and with a few more fast starts and a little more luck, they could well challenge for the title.


Mercedes could be a little complacent after dominating 2015:


Despite Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton finishing first and second respectively, they were lucky to come away with the one-two finish thanks to a number of fortuitous events throughout the race.


Ironically following on from Rosberg's comments on Saturday Cheap Darron Lee Jersey , in which he said it was important for Mercedes not to get complacent after blitzing the field last season, both Hamilton (pole) and Rosberg (second on the grid) were pounced on by a number of rivals in the very first lap.


Hamilton's lackadaisical start resulted in him slipping to sixth after the third turn, and Ferrari drivers Vettel and Raikkonen quickly opened up multiple second leads on the rest of the pack.


Hamilton was then forced to tussle with gritty Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen, who Cheap ArDarius Stewart Jersey , aside from some poor timing and a couple of ordinary team management decisions, could easily have finished in the top four.


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Fernando Alonso is lucky to be alive:


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