Hungarian GP | Sebastian Vettel wins despite steering issues

Sebastian Vettel wins the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix.

The summer break engages with Sebastian Vettel leading the championship, after victory at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Hammering home his pole position advantage and continuing the dominance of the front row at the Hungaroring. Whilst Hamilton fought but handed third to Bottas, falling back in the standings after surging to just a point behind.

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Hungarian GP | Ricciardo tops FP2, Wehrlein, Palmer bring out red flags

Daniel Ricciardo tops free practice two at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Atop the timesheets once again sat Daniel Ricciardo at the Hungaroring. Putting his upgraded Red Bull ahead of the field on the supersoft tyres, above Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas as Lewis Hamilton missed his chance at a flying lap thanks to yellow flags for Felipe Massa and a red flag when Pascal Wehlrein suffered a heavy head on crash at Turn 11.

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Hungarian GP Preview | Hamilton within 1 point of Vettel

Preview the final round before the summer shutdown, the Hungarian Grand Prix.

The summer break is nearing and the Championship lead is down to a single point. But can Sebastian Vettel stretch his advantage into his holidays or will Lewis Hamilton continue his charge to snatch the top spot at the Hungaroring? A track that has been a happy hunting ground for the British racer, with five wins to his name.

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8 things we learnt from the Hungarian Grand Prix

Hamilton’s victory and questions raised on double yellow flags – the 2016 Hungarian Grand Prix.

With victory around the Hungaroring, Hamilton became the most winningest driver at the Hungarian Grand Prix to leave the circuit with the championship lead. But questions still remained from qualifying, where double yellow flags cost Hamilton his chance at pole while a lift gifted Nico the top spot.

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Hamilton wins the Hungarian Grand Prix to take championship lead

Lewis Hamilton wins his fifth Hungarian Grand Prix.

In a joust with Rosberg until the final lap, Hamilton crossed the line to win the Hungarian Grand Prix by two seconds. While Ricciardo held off Vettel for the podium, Verstappen held off Raikkonen for fifth and Alonso brought his McLaren home in seventh as Button retired late on.  Continue reading

Hungarian GP | Rain delayed and red flagged qualifying topped by Rosberg

Nico Rosberg tops qualifying for Hungarian Grand Prix pole.

Rain delayed and red flagged qualifying topped by Nico Rosberg, as the Mercedes driver secures pole for the 2016 Hungarian Grand Prix. Rosberg mastered the drying track to edge out Hamilton, but yellow flags for a spinning Alonso cost Lewis the chance to better his benchmark.   Continue reading

Hungarian GP | Rosberg fastest from Verstappen in FP3

Final Free Practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix topped by Nico Rosberg.

Fastest throughout the session, Nico Rosberg topped back-to-back sessions at the Hungarian Grand Prix. But as Rosberg lowered the benchmark closer to a 1 minute 19 lap, Verstappen smashed the final sector to end the hour just two-thousandths of a second down.

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