Vettel bristled at questions over the team orders to Leclerc, but much of his frustration will stem from Ferrari's continuing inability to get the best out of their car.
Hamilton, who started from second on the grid, took the world championship lead after romping home to win the Chinese Grand Prix by more than 6.5 seconds from Bottas.
Verstappen voiced his anger after at least three cars overtook him, meaning he failed to get one last, flying lap in.
Bottas leads the championship by one point from title-holder Hamilton after two races.
In just his second season in F1, it is widely assumed that it is just a matter of time until Leclerc tastes victory.
A lot has happened since the first F1 race was held at Silverstone in England. Here are the major highlights as we head into the 1,000th race.