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Hamilton emerges as title contender with first win for Mercedes 28th July 2013, 23:53

Ten months to the day since he announced his move to Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton scored his first win for the three-pointed star in Hungary.

2013 Hungarian GP tyre strategies and pit stops

Lotus used their car’s ability to look after its tyres to make one fewer stop and moved Raikkonen up four places to finish second.

2013 Hungarian Grand Prix lap charts

Getting stuck behind Button for 12 laps during his second stint cost Sebastian Vettel nine seconds in his pursuit of Lewis Hamilton.

2013 Hungarian Grand Prix lap times and fastest laps

Mark Webber set the fastest lap of the Hungarian Grand Prix when he rejoined the track on soft tyres in the closing stages of the race.

Alonso dismisses link to 2014 Red Bull seat

Fernando Alonso said he was unaware of moves by his management to get him into the vacant seat at Red Bull alongside Sebastian Vettel in 2014.

No penalty for Alonso for DRS misuse

Fernando Alonso has escaped punishment for using DRS when he wasn’t supposed to during the Hungarian Grand Prix.

2013 Hungarian Grand Prix in pictures

The 2013 Hungarian Grand Prix in pictures.

Alonso faces investigation over DRS breach

Fernando Alonso is under investigation following the Hungarian Grand Prix after it was found his car’s DRS had been activated when it was supposed to be disabled.

Grosjean given 20-second penalty but keeps sixth

Romain Grosjean has been handed a 20-second time penalty for his collision with Jenson Button but keeps his sixth place.

Alonso criticises Grosjean’s “aggressive” driving

Fernando Alonso says Romain Grosjean was too aggressive at the start of the race and is pleased the Lotus driver as penalised later on.