Round 10 - British GP

Updated: Sep 26, 2021

Lewis Hamilton had a collision with Max Verstappen and won the race!

2021 British Grand Prix, Sunday – Jiri Krenek for Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd.
2021 British Grand Prix, Sunday – Jiri Krenek for Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd.

Final Result

Lewis Hamilton won the British GP for the 8th time in his F1 career, breaking the record of Michael Schumacher, being the biggest winner of the UK Race, it was a crazy race, due to the fact that he has collided with Max Verstappen at turn 1 after completing an intense battle in the 1st lap.

The Dutch driver crashed into the barriers with a 51G impact, but nothing happen to him at the end, and he went to the hospital for further checking.

So Hamilton got a 10 seconds penalty, which he paid on his first pit stop, dropping from second position to fifth, fought back through the field and passed Charles Leclerc on lap 50 of 52, assuming the lead to win the British GP, the Ferrari driver did an outstanding job, but unfortunately he didn't win this race.

Bottas finished in 3rd, just ahead of Lando Norris in 4th and Daniel Riccardo in 5th.

The other Ferrari of Carlos Sainz, finished in 6th, ahead of Fernando Alonso in 7th, the two Spanish drivers did a consistent race.

Lance Stroll finished in 8th, just ahead of Estaban Ocon with the other Alpine car in 9th, and completing the top 10, Yuki Tsunoda in 10th.

There was no extra 1 point for the Drivers Championship (2021 DHL Fastest Lap Award), because the fastest lap was done by Sergio Pérez, who finished in 16th and the extra point is only given to those who finished in the top 10 positions.

Please, invite you to watch the resume of this dramatic race on the link below.

2021 British GP Highlights video

Drivers standings Team standings

British GP 2021 - Race Start - Red Bull Racing
British GP 2021 - Race Start - Red Bull Racing

Next Grand Prix

The next race will be in two weeks in Hungary, it will be the Round 11 of this 2021 Season. So we will be racing again from July 30h to August 1st, with the race on Sunday, August 1st, at 3:00pm local time, 9:00pm in Taiwan.

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