Date: 13th April 2012 at 6:40am
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Lewis Hamilton despite a five place grid penalty for a new gear box will go into the Chinese Grand Prix as favourite amongst the VitalF1.com users.

30% of those who voted believe the 2008 Formula One World Champion will win his first race of the season this Sunday.

18% believe that Hamilton’s McLaren team-mate Jenson Button will take the chequered flag first, whilst 15% believe Fernando Alonso and Ferrari will take back-to-back victories.

Red Bull appear to not be fancied at all, with Mercedes Michael Schumacher fourth favourite with 13%, while Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber took just 5% each.

Who will win the Chinese Grand Prix?

Lewis Hamilton 30%

Jenson Button 18%

Fernando Alonso 15%

Michael Schumacher 13%

Sebastian Vettel 5%

Mark Webber 5%

Kimi Raikkonen 5%

Someone else 5%

Nico Rosberg 2%

Romain Grosjean 1%

Felipe Massa 1%

Past Results

Who will win in Malaysia?

Jenson Button 35%

Lewis Hamilton 16%

Michael Schumacher 16%

Eventual Winner: Fernando Alonso

Who will win the Australian GP?

Lewis Hamilton 28%

Sebastian Vettel 23%

Jenson Button 16%

Eventual Winner: Jenson Button.