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Lewis Hamilton Won Formula One Spanish GP

Lewis Hamilton won the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona and Mercedes sealed its fifth consecutive one-two finish.
Lewis Hamilton Won Formula One Spanish GP

Details:

  • At this Spanish Grand Prix, Mercedes matched the record of five successive Formula One one-twos as Lewis Hamilton beat his teammate and pole-sitter Valtteri Bottas.
  • It is only the fifth time in Formula One (F1) history that a team has taken top two spaces for five straight races and only third instance of Mercedes achieving this feat since 2014.
  • Lewis Hamilton overtook his teammate and pole-sitter, Valtteri Bottas at turn one and stayed in front, thus winning Spanish Grand Prix for a third consecutive year.

Interesting to know:

  • This was the five-time and defending champion, L. Hamilton's 76th career victory.
  • With this win he moved back to the top of drivers' standings.
  • Ahead of him only Michael Schumacher has more with 91 career victory.

About the Spanish Grand Prix:

  • The Formula One (or F1) is the highest class of single-seater auto racing in which the word "formula" refers to a set of rules which is to be met by all participants' cars.
  • The Spanish Grand Prix is a Formula One (F1) race which is held at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain.
  • It has a Circuit length of 4.655 km and Race length of 307.104 km.

Question:  

Q. Who has won the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona? 
a. Michael Schumacher 
b. Valtteri Bottas 
c. Lewis Hamilton 
d. Fernando Alonso
Lewis Hamilton Won Formula One Spanish GP Lewis Hamilton Won Formula One Spanish GP Reviewed by Neha Verma on May 14, 2019 Rating: 5

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