Lewis Hamilton’s Catalunya victory owed a lot to the strategic calls which played out on the radio as well as a well-timed pit stop during a Virtual Safety Car period.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2017 Spanish Grand Prix weekend.
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First the first time in almost a decade only three cars finished on the lead lap of a dry grand prix, showing how far behind the midfield has fallen.
Formula One achieved its target to reduce lap times at the Spanish Grand Prix by at least five seconds compared to 2015.
Lewis Hamilton beat Sebastian Vettel to victory in the Spanish Grand Prix after a hard fight – but he had help from his team mate on the way.
Stewards have handed Force India a suspended €25,000 fine after they were deemed to have failed to comply with new driver number rules for this weekend.
Who was the best driver during the 2017 Spanish Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Pascal Wehrlein says he ‘could not be more happy’ after he secured Sauber’s first points of the season with eighth place in the Spanish Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel ran almost half the race distance on the slower medium compound tyre, leaving him vulnerable to attack from Lewis Hamilton.
Daniel Ricciardo says he is ‘aware of the deficit’ to Ferrari and Mercedes despite securing his first podium of the season in Spain after Valtteri Bottas’s retirement.
The first-lap collision in the Spanish Grand Prix presented an opportunity which several teams seized upon to score big results.
Kimi Raikkonen and Max Verstappen both shrugged off the collision between themselves and Valtteri Bottas at the start of the Spanish Grand Prix as a racing incident.
Stoffel Vandoorne and Pascal Wehrlein have both received two penalty points on their super licenses following separate incidents in the Spanish Grand Prix.
Fernando Alonso’s late pit stop allowed him to lap within three tenths of a second of the three quickest teams.
Sebastian Vettel has backed the strategy calls by his Ferrari team in the Spanish Grand Prix despite losing out on victory to Lewis Hamilton.
Lewis Hamilton has described his hard battle with Sebastian Vettel for victory at the Spanish Grand Prix as “how racing should be”.