Formula 1 2020: Max Verstappen's incredible recovery from pre-race crash to Valtteri Bottas’ false start, talking points from Hungarian GP
Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian GP to take the lead in the Drivers’ Championship for the first time in 2020, we bring you this and more in our talking points from the race
Formula 1 2020: Red Bull's Max Verstappen says to finish second at Hungarian GP 'was like a victory'
Verstappen drove brilliantly to hold off Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas by under one second, defending position for more than 30 laps at the Hungaroring against a faster car.
Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton clinches record-equalling eighth Hungarian GP win to take championship lead
Hamilton made the most of his 90th career pole to win the Hungarian GP for the eighth time, drawing level with Michael Schumacher for the most wins at a single venue.
Formula 1: Max Verstappen tells George Russell to mind his own business after Hungarian GP qualifiers
Verstappen was on pole in Hungary last year and had been seen as a contender for victory on Sunday but Red Bull have struggled.
Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton celebrates ‘surreal’ 90th career pole position in Hungarian GP qualifying
Hamilton will be favourite to win the race for the eighth time at the Hungaroring on Sunday and equal a record for most wins at the same grand prix held by retired Ferrari great Michael Schumacher, who triumphed eight times in France.
Bottas set a time of one minute 15.437 seconds on a cloudy morning at the Hungaroring after Friday’s rain, 0.42 quicker than six-times champion Hamilton and the fastest lap of the weekend.
While Vettel topped the speed charts in the second session, defending F1 champion Lewis Hamilton, who was fastest in the first practice for Mercedes, was one of seven drivers not to post a time.
Confirming talks with Racing Point, Vettel said: “At this stage everything is still open: driving next year, not driving, maybe coming back (or) doing something different."
Hamilton already has six, one short of Ferrari great Michael Schumacher’s record, but Mercedes won the opening Austrian rounds of a season delayed by COVID-19 and the rules are unchanged next year.
Hungary is a favourite for Hamilton, who has won there seven times and can equal Schumacher’s feat of winning the same grand prix eight times.
Formula 1: Hungarian Grand Prix to remain in F1 calendar till 2027 after securing contract extension by one year
Hungarian Grand Prix organisers have negotiated a year’s contract extension to 2027 to compensate for having to hold this year’s Formula One race without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix in August can only take place without spectators, organisers said in a statement on Friday.
Ferrari team chief Mattia Binotto had every reason to read the riot act on Monday after the Italian team handed an unexpected triumph to Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix.
Russian Grand Prix talking points: Ferrari's excessive race management, Mercedes' luck, McLaren's resurgence and more
Vettel-Leclerc’s pre-race agreement, McLaren's resurgence, Lewis Hamilton's ninth win of the season and more in our Russian Grand Prix talking points
Formula 1 2019: Lewis Hamilton returns to victorious ways at Russian Grand Prix, ends Ferrari’s winning streak
Hamilton’s win was his first since the Hungarian Grand Prix on 4 August, his ninth in 16 outings this year and the 82nd of his career, lifting him 73 points clear at the top of the drivers’ title race.
Formula 1 2019: Pierre Gasly was demoted to Toro Rosso because he struggled with pressure, says Red Bull's Christian Horner
Red Bull chief Christian Horner revealed that the team demoted Pierre Gasly to spare the driver from the pressures of racing against Max Verstappen.
Formula 1 2019: Lewis Hamilton relishing new rivalry with Max Verstappen after 'awesome' Hungary duel
The battle between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen in Hungary produced a fourth thrilling race in succession to follow a drab processional French event in June.
Formula 1 2019: From Mercedes' incredible tyre strategy to Lewis Hamilton's 81st win, talking points from Hungarian GP
If the previous three races provided edge-of-seat wheel-to-wheel action, the race this weekend was a masterclass in tyre strategy.
Formula 1 2019: Lewis Hamilton pips pole-sitter Max Verstappen to clinch record seventh win at Hungarian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton regained the momentum in the world championship after overcoming Max Verstappen to win a tense Hungarian Grand Prix.
Formula 2: Mick Schumacher claims first victory in 28-lap 'sprint' race for Prema Racing ahead of Hungarian GP
Schumacher won the 28-lap 'sprint' race for Prema Racing after starting from pole position in a reverse grid race. He had finished eighth in Saturday’s full-length feature race