F1 News - Lewis Hamilton wins in Russia after team orders
Lewis Hamilton took a giant step towards a fifth world championship with victory in the Russian Grand Prix.
Hamilton benefited from team orders as Mercedes ordered his team-mate Valtteri Bottas to let him by at half distance to protect against rival Sebastian Vettel.
Hamilton had to pass Vettel on track to get into a position to benefit from the orders after being passed at the pit stops.
And Vettel survived an investigation for driving dangerously while racing Hamilton.
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September 30, 2018 at 07:51AM