After the long summer break, F1 is finally back. The racing resumes this weekend, at the historic Spa circuit. With just 14 points separating the top two in the championship, the fight this year has been incredibly close and the race is set up to be a good one.
Lewis Hamilton matches Schumacher’s record 68 pole positions with an impressive lap in Belgium. A new track record, his time of 1:42.553 is over four seconds quicker than the pole lap last year.
Lewis Hamilton held on to victory, under pressure from Vettel after a late safety car. The win closes his championship deficit to just 7 points. Ricciardo finished 3rd, with his teammate suffering another engine failure.