Despite sacrificing his lead with a very early pit stop. Lewis Hamilton never looked like losing the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and ended the season on a high.
Max Verstappen passed both Ferraris and both Mercedes but a lap 44 clash with Esteban Ocon handed Lewis Hamilton his 10th win of 2018.
In a repeat of last year’s Mexican Grand Prix, Max Verstappen controlled proceedings while Lewis Hamilton did what he needed to seal the world championship.
Two costly errors meant Sebastian Vettel failed to take advantage of Ferrari’s resurgence in Austin, which allowed Kimi Raikkonen ended his win-less streak.
Sebastian Vettel threw everything at Max Verstappen, then threw in the towel. Meanwhile Lewis Hamilton romped to his ninth win of 2018 and is set to take the title.
It was an unhappy podium at Sochi as Lewis Hamilton was handed victory by team mate Valtteri Bottas and Sebastian Vettel saw his title hopes fade.
Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead in Singapore after Ferrari’s bold gamble with Sebastian Vettel’s strategy backfired.
Lewis Hamilton’s driving and Mercedes’ teamwork was at its best as the team came from behind to deny Ferrari victory at Monza.
The rain during qualifying masked it, but this was a weekend of Ferrari domination, which will have Lewis Hamilton fearing for his championship lead.
Ferrari had the speed but Mercedes had the advantage of track position. That plus a slip-up in the pits handed Lewis Hamilton his fifth win of 2018.
Lewis Hamilton’s charge from 14th on the grid wouldn’t have ended in victory without a few drops of rain – and a disastrous mistake by his championship rival.
Mercedes had the pace to win the British Grand Prix but a first-lap clash between Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen let Sebastian Vettel in to claim victory.
Max Verstappen drew a line under his troubled start to 2018 with a classy victory for Red Bull at their home circuit as all their rivals hit trouble.
After a dramatic first lap, the first French Grand Prix for 10 years produced little to get excited about. A change of layout is needed for next year.
Sebastian Vettel scored Ferrari’s first win in Canada for over a decade on the 40th anniversary of Gilles Villeneuve’s breakthrough success at the track now named after him.
The outcome of the Monaco Grand Prix was far more intriguing than the events which produced it, at least as far as Sunday’s action was concerned.
The Spanish Grand Prix wasn’t Lewis Hamilton’s first F1 race win of 2018, but it was a breakthrough.
Lewis Hamilton was there to pick up the pieces when Valtteri Bottas was cruelly denied victory in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
Daniel Ricciardo won a classic ‘race of two halves’ in Shanghai on Sunday at the expense of the driver many expect he will replace at Mercedes next year.
Sebastian Vettel clung on to deny Valtteri Bottas a win. But while Ferrari and Mercedes fought a third team could have joined the battle.