The Briton, who started from pole position, crossed the line 1.2 seconds ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo to move 59 points clear at the top of the overall standings. Max made his mark on the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix with this incredible opening lap:
A statement issued by the FIA said: "The stewards examined video and telemetry evidence and concluded that while GRO may potentially have been affected by the presence of HAM at Turn 16, he was not impeded."
BREAKING: A document issued by the FIA on tonight (Friday evening) confirmed the change. The standard penalty would be five grid positions. We are not sure when the gearbox change happened at this stage, but we do know the FIA have stated Hamilton came to Austria fully aware of the penalty after Mercedes notified the FIA on Tuesday morning
Ride on board with Lewis at Silverstone as he takes F1 commentator David ‘Crofty’ Croft for a spin in the mighty Mercedes-AMG C63.
Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff, (in a statement released this morning) announced "Mercedes is now the underdog" in the 2017 Formula 1 world championship. This statement to Autosport reporters comes days after non executive director Niki Lauda made a similarly negative statement that suggested that should Vettel's prancing horse not go lame for at least … Continue reading Mercedes is now the underdog: Wolff