Sebastian Vettel on track at the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel outfoxed Mercedes in the dying moments of the Bahrain Grand Prix to win his 200th race start.

Sebastian Vettel on track at the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel pipped teammate Kimi Raikkonen after the flag in Q3 to take pole in his 200th race.

Sebastian Vettel on track at the Australian Grand Prix.

A well-timed stop under virtual safety car conditions helped Ferrari and Vettel to victory.

Sebastian Vettel in his garage at the Australian Grand Prix.

Can Sebastian Vettel snatch poll later this afternoon?

Sebastian Vettel answers questions during preseason testing.

Ferrari and Red Bull Racing have their work cut out for them.

Valtteri Bottas testing in Barcelona

Has Mercedes got the title wrapped up already?

Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The 2017 was bursting with broken promise. Can 2018 finally deliver?

F1 2017 delivered a tense season, but its real gift was the promise of a thrilling 2018.

Maurizio Arrivabene (Ferrari) and Toto Wolff (Mercedes) in the Friday press conference at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

The 2017 rules changes worked to shake up the field — sort of.

Formula One is at a crossroads under new commercial ownership and with a looming 2020 deadline.