Mercedes' Nico Rosberg celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park.
Nico Rosberg leads from Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull during the race.
Nico Rosberg leads the field into the first corner ahead of Felipe Massa of Williams and Kamui Kobayashi of Caterham.
After winning the pole position in the qualifying, Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton suffered engine failure and was out of the race.
Engine problems forced the four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel out of the Australian GP after five laps.
Formula One's season-opening race ended in rancor and controversy as initial second-place finisher Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull disqualified for a breach of fuel regulations, five hours after Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg took the checkered flag.
McLaren's Kevin Magnussen finished third but was promoted to second when Ricciardo was disqualified.
Winner Nico Rosberg celebrates with team-mates in the paddock after winning the Australian Grand Prix.