Hamilton took the lead into the first corner and controlled the race from there on!
Defending champion Lewis Hamilton won the 31 Formula 1 Grand Prix race this Sunday, after the start behind was team-mate Nico Rosberg, who brought him to the second place with also another Mercedes. The third in the Red Bull Daniel Ricciardo and just managing to hold off Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari Sebastian Vettel finished in fourth place. Kimi Raikkonen close his race finished within the sixth place. Hamilton’s fifth Hungaroring success, making him the most wins in the Hungarian track, in addition to the World Championship points also took over the lead.
Results to the 70 LAPS:
1 Lewis Hamilton – (UK) Mercedes – 1h40m30.115s
2 Nico Rosberg – (GER) Mercedes – 1h40m32.092s
3 Daniel Ricciardo – ( AUS) Red Bull/Renault – 1h40m57.654s
4 Sebastian Vettel – (GER) Ferrari – 1h40m58.328s
5 Max Verstappen – (NL) Red Bull/Renault – 1h41m18.774
6 Kimi Raikkonen – (FIN) Ferrari – 1h41m18.774
Behind the top six was McLaren-Honda’s Fernando Alonso, followed by the Toro Rosso-Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz Jr, Williams-Mercedes’s Valtteri Bottas and Force India-Mercedes’s Nico Hulkenberg.
This year 180000 Formula1 fans were curious to see the faster racer at Mogyoród – Hungary.
In addition to the large number of Hungarians and foreign visitors there were Formula1 fans from Mexico, China and India being present at the Grand Prix..
Update by Aggie Reiter