Formula 1, Australian Grand Prix, Race Preview


The 2019 Formula 1 Grand Prix season starts off at the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit which hosts the Australian Grand Prix and we take a look at the race from a betting angle.

Lewis Hamilton is the reigning World Drivers’ Champion after winning his 5th Championship title last season.  Runner-up was Sebastian Vettel with Kimi Räikkönen finishing in 3rd spot.  Mercedes secured the Constructors title ahead of Ferrari.

Let us take a look at the betting for the Drivers’ Championship where defending champion, Lewis Hamilton, tops the boards at 14/10.


Championship Bettingclick here to bet

Lewis Hamilton 14/10

Sebastian Vettel 18/10

Charles Leclerc 9/2

Max Verstappen 17/2

Valtteri Bottas 25/1

50/1 and better the balance


Australian Grand Prix Bettingclick here to bet

Sebastian Vettel 17/10

Lewis Hamilton 53/20

Charles Leclerc 3/1

Max Verstappen 35/4

Valtteri Bottas 12/1


45/1 and better the balance


Prices correct at time of posting but will change in the lead up to the race and there are a number of other markets on offer.



In 2018, Sebastian Vettel, the defending champion, celebrated his 48th win of his career when he took 1st spot on the podium.  He was followed by Lewis Hamilton who had started in pole position with Kimi Räikkönen completing the podium trio.

Suggested Bet: Sebastian Vettel win at 17/10

The Ferrari’s are reported to be flying and Vettel loves this race having won it twice in a row.


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