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Lewis credits divine intervention for 'greatest' win of career

Lewis Hamilton credited divine intervention and booing local fans for his remarkable victory at the German Grand Prix.

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Mercedes explains 'hold position' radio call

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has defended his decision to call off the battle between his drivers in the closing stages of the German Grand Prix.

German GP

Hamilton wins crazy German GP as Vettel crashes out in the rain

Lewis Hamilton claimed an astonishing German Grand Prix victory in a race plunged into chaos by a late rain storm and saw Sebastian Vettel crash out from a comfortable lead.

Vettel crashes out of the lead

Sebastian Vettel suffered the worst possible ending to his home Grand Prix as he hit the wall in Germany.


Hamilton: The conditions were perfect for 'business time'

After a surprise win from 14th on the grid, Lewis Hamilton says he never stopped believing he could win the German Grand Prix.


Vettel passes Kimi with help from Ferrari pit wall

Ferrari issues team orders at the German Grand Prix to hand the race lead to Sebastian Vettel.


Rain causes chaos in closing stages

All of the skids and slides from the German Grand Prix, as the drivers struggled to cope with the wet weather.


Ricciardo's German Grand Prix ends in disaster

Daniel Ricciardo suffered another premature end to a Grand Prix as he was forced to retire his Red Bull in Germany.


Lewis keeps win after investigation

Lewis Hamilton has kept his German Grand Prix victory after being issued a reprimand for an incident in the closing stages of race.

German Grand Prix


Vettel blows it as 2018 serves up another classic

ESPN rounds up the main talking points from a crazy German Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton claimed an unlikely win as title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out in the rain.

WATCH: How the race unfolded

Relive a thrilling German Grand Prix through the eyes of social media.


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German Grand Prix

Qualifying reaction

Vettel: The car just got better and better


German Grand Prix


Vettel secures pole in Hockenheim, Hamilton out in Q1

Sebastian Vettel took pole position ahead of Valtteri Bottas at the German Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton dropped out of Q1 with a loss of hydraulic pressure.

Story of qualifying: Vettel takes full advantage of Hamilton's heartache

A look at the main talking points from a dramatic qualifying session at Hockenheim.

Hamilton tries to push car back to pit-lane in Q1


German Grand Prix

Friday practice

Max tops FP2 despite engine troubles

Max Verstappen kept Red Bull top of the order in second practice despite hitting engine trouble.

Driver reaction

ESPN rounds up all the reaction from up and down the Hockenheim paddock following practice for the 2018 German Grand Prix.

Formula 1

Hamilton signs new contract with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton has signed a new two-year contract with Mercedes that will keep him at the team until the end of 2020.

Hamilton: I turned down an offer from a rival team

Lewis Hamilton has revealed that a team other than Mercedes approached him about a 2019 contract, but he insists he did not take the offer seriously.

How the 2019 F1 grid is shaping up

Your guide to the latest rumours on the F1 driver market as the pieces start to fall into place on the 2019 grid.

FOrmula 1

In numbers: Lewis Hamilton's F1 career


German GP

Can Mercedes get its season back on track?

ESPN previews the German Grand Prix and takes a look at what has happened to the once unflappable Silver Arrows who find themselves in desperate need of a win.

This was the photograph tweeted by Mercedes on Thursday morning, with the message "#Announce...". We expect confirmation of a new two-year deal for reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton to follow later today.

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WATCH: Rosberg's 2016 German pole lap

Ride onboard with Nico Rosberg as he took pole position at the German Grand Prix in 2016.


Formula 1

Mercedes set for big technical restructure in 2019

Mercedes has announced a restructuring of its technical team ahead of 2019, which will see Aldo Costa step back from his role as Mercedes' engineering director.

Mercedes' F1 designer turned driver

When Mercedes needed a driver for a demonstration run at Imola, one man got the nod over both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas.

Radio Ga Ga: 'You are a lion!'

A round-up of the best radio soundbites from the British Grand Prix, where Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel ended Lewis Hamilton's run of home victories.

Mercedes looking for blame in the wrong places

Mercedes needs to look at the start rather than Turn 3 to see why it squandered another victory on Sunday.

British Grand Prix


Ferrari says Mercedes 'should be ashamed' after British GP comments

Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene says the team's former technical director James Allison needs lessons in how to be a gentlemen after suggesting Kimi Raikkonen intentionally knocked Lewis Hamilton off the road at the start of the British Grand Prix.

Hamilton accepts Raikkonen's apology

Lewis Hamilton has accepted Kimi Raikkonen's apology for their first-lap collision at the British Grand Prix and retracted his suggestion that Raikkonen drove into him on purpose.

British Grand Prix


Has the Ferrari, Mercedes rivalry turned bitter after Silverstone?


Three things we learnt from the British Grand Prix


Can Red Bull still be considered title contenders?


Formula 1

British Grand Prix


Vettel claims brilliant British GP win, Lewis fights back to second

Sebastian Vettel won a thrilling British Grand Prix that featured overtaking for the lead, two high-speed accidents and a brilliant fightback drive from Lewis Hamilton.

Vettel spoils Hamilton's Silverstone party

ESPN rounds up the main talking points from a thrilling British Grand Prix, where Sebastian Vettel claimed Ferrari's first win at Silverstone since 2011.

British Grand Prix


Lewis beats Ferraris to sixth pole at Silverstone

Lewis Hamilton saw off the Ferraris of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen to claim pole position for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

Emotional Lewis bags Silverstone record in style

A round-up of the main talking points from qualifying from the British Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton claimed a slice of history at his home circuit, but only after being pushed hard by Ferrari.

England goal interrupts Guenther Steiner interview


British Grand Prix


Hamilton takes last-gasp British GP pole


British Grand Prix

Friday practice

Vettel edges Lewis in FP2 at Silverstone

Sebastian Vettel finished the second practice session for the British Grand Prix at the top of the timesheets, albeit just under a tenth of a second off the benchmark time set by Lewis Hamilton in first practice.

Hamilton: Whoever resurfaced Silverstone did the worst job ever

Lewis Hamilton still rates Silverstone as the greatest circuit in the world, but he has criticised the people responsible for making it the bumpiest track he has experienced in Formula One.


Eric Boullier out

Alonso: I'm not the man running McLaren

Fernando Alonso has denied suggestions he is the man pulling the strings at McLaren and insisted he has full faith in CEO Zak Brown to lead the team back to the front of the grid.

What went wrong for Boullier and McLaren?

Maurice Hamilton analyses how McLaren went from world beaters to the back of the grid and why Eric Boullier was the fall guy.

Brown: McLaren success still years away

McLaren CEO Zak Brown has admitted a return to the front of the grid is still several seasons away after the team started a new rebuilding process on Tuesday.

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