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Hamilton equals Hill with 22nd F1 win 29th July 2013, 13:35
Lewis Hamilton equalled the wins tally of fellow British champion Damon Hill with the 22nd victory of his career. Here’s the facts and stats from Hungary.
In the round-up: Horner wants best drivers • Alonso demands fightback • Hamilton dedicates victory to ex-girlfriend • Grosjean penalty “wrong” – Massa
The Hungarian Grand Prix will remain on the Formula One calendar until 2021 in a new deal.
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.
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.
Getting stuck behind Button for 12 laps during his second stint cost Sebastian Vettel nine seconds in his pursuit of Lewis Hamilton.
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.
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.
Fernando Alonso has escaped punishment for using DRS when he wasn’t supposed to during the Hungarian Grand Prix.
The 2013 Hungarian Grand Prix in pictures.