Lewis Hamilton won the German Grand Prix Formula 1July 23, 2018
The pilot of the Mercedes team, the Englishman Lewis Hamilton won the German Grand Prix of Formula-1. This was the fourth victory of the British in this season of racing. In second place is the Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas, who also stands for Mercedes. Closes the top three Kimi Raikkonen from Ferrari. Next comes the Dutch pilot of the Red Bull Max Verstappen.
Leading in the championship German Sebastian Vettel on the Ferrari broke his car on the 52 lap. The German could not cope with the management in the conditions of rain.
The victory of Hamilton in the race was announced a few hours after the race after the investigation. At the end of the race, a safety car left the track, and the rider was going to stop at the pit stop for changing tires. However, at the last minute, Hamilton changed his mind and returned to the track, having traveled through the grass, according to “Championships.com”.
According to the sports regulations of the championship, the crossing of the white line when entering the pit lane is allowed only in case of force majeure, and these circumstances should be recognized as such stewards. As a result, the Briton got off just a warning from the organizers of the race and kept the victory in the race.