When Lewis Hamilton breezed over the finish line at the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa in first place this weekend, it seemed he had claimed yet another victory for his team. However drama struck when officials later decided to impose a 25-second penalty on Hamilton, pushing him back to third place and giving the victory to Felipe Massa two hours after the race had ended.
With the European Grand Prix starting at a new venue on Sunday, it was hard to predict whoâ€™d race the circuit the best and come out on top. The new circuit took the cars around the harbor streets of Valencia, Spain, providing a scenic backdrop to an exciting race. In the end it was Felipe Massa who took the checkered flag.
The German Grand Prix was perhaps one of the most unexpected races of the season. The surprising part wasnâ€™t that Lewis Hamilton took the winnerâ€™s trophy, it was that the Ferrari Team performed dismally, with Massa only just managing to scrape together a third place.
The race day dawned with incredibly wet conditions that ultimately made for some wild racing, but it seems that Lewis Hamilton managed to overcome all the obstacles to take the checkered flag at the British Grand Prix this past Sunday.
Formula One racing fans no doubt already know the results of this weekendâ€™s racing at Magny-Cours: Felipe Massa took the checkered flag followed closely by Kimi Raikkonen, with Jarno Trulli coming it at third place. Let us recap on this weekendâ€™s magnificent racingâ€¦