Max Verstappen won the Australian Grand Prix in chaotic circumstances.

The race was filled with drama from start to finish.

Red Bull's victory was expected, but it was a hard-fought win.

Lewis Hamilton finished second, and Fernando Alonso took third place.

Only 12 out of 20 starters finished the race.

Oscar Piastri claimed his first championship points for McLaren by finishing eighth.

Verstappen questioned the decision to issue a red flag instead of a safety car.

Hamilton was pleased with Mercedes' improvement in Melbourne.

Alonso was hit by Carlos Sainz on the restart, resulting in a penalty for Sainz.

Several drivers crashed out of the race, including Charles Leclerc, George Russell, and Esteban Ocon.