Found 9 days ago on Formula 1 Blog:
Heading into this weekend’s 50th British Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton was facing what a seminal race for the 2008 world champion. Lodged 29 points behind his teammate, Nico Rosberg, and slowly drifting backwards in a year which could easily be another championships given the clear domination of the Mercedes AMG Petronas car. On Saturday the British weather wreaked havoc on qualifying and Lewis made a grave mistake by aborting his final lap in Q3 while five other drivers, including his teammate, chose to go for it. This gritty determination paid dividends with Nico Rosberg securing pole position leaving Hamilton to start from 6th on the grid. It was a decision that left Hamilton visibly stunned. On Sunday, fortunes reversed as Hamilton and his side of the garage had chosen to use a strategy that ran longer than Rosberg but in the end, it was simply sheer pace that kept Lewis in tow and headed to victory as Rosberg experienced a DNF with a gearbox failure. Regardless, just as qualifying...

Rosberg retires, Hamilton British Grand Prix win

After his brain cramp during qualifying put him sixth on the starting grid, Lewis Hamilton stormed past the field and took advantage of the troubles suffered by his Mercedes teammate to win Sunday’s British Grand Prix. The win on his track of his native country gave his supports reason to cheer and sets up a close fight for the driver’s championship in Formula 1’s second half...

And The Pendulum Swings

We all wish we could see the future, right? How great would that be? And how much fun would that be? But after the initial week of this newfound special ability my guess is it would become less and less interesting. After you picked all six horses to place, broke the bank at your favorite casino, found out who really was the right one for you, or collected your winnings for Powerball...

Rosberg on pole for British Grand Prix

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has qualified in pole position for the British Grand Prix. Rosberg judged the constantly changing conditions to perfection, taking advantage of a drying track in the closing stages to seal pole position by the considerable margin of 1.6 seconds from Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel. Qualifying started in the wet, following overnight rain. As a result, all...

Hamilton wins British Grand Prix as championship leader Rosberg retires

Lewis Hamilton won a dramatic crash-hit British Grand Prix on Sunday to cut Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg's lead in the drivers' championship from 29 points to four after the German had his season's first non-finish.

#F1Chat Preview – the British GP

What an eventful British Grand Prix! Who would’ve thought after qualifying, Lewis Hamilton would decrease Nico Rosberg’s 29-point advantage in the drivers’ standings to just four. We’ve got lots to discuss on #F1Chat tomorrow, so here’s what’s coming up… Kimi Raikkonen had a 47G impact on the opening lap of the race. Felipe Massa, who was caught up in the crash said...
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