Home victory for the Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows on eventful afternoon at Hockenheim

Driver Chassis No. Grid Result Fastest Lap
Lewis Hamilton F1 W07 Hybrid/04 P02 P01 1:18.746
Nico Rosberg F1 W07 Hybrid/05 P01 P04 1:19.122
Strategy Start Stop 1 Stop 2 Stop 3
No. 44 SuperSoft Soft (Lap 14) SuperSoft (Lap 34) Soft (Lap 47)
No. 6 SuperSoft SuperSoft (Lap 11) Soft (Lap 27) Soft (Lap 44)
Weather Overcast, dry, mild
Temperatures Air: 23.8 – 25.0°C Track: 36.6 – 42.3°C
  • Lewis today took his 49th career victory – his second at the Hockenheim Circuit and sixth of the 2016 season so far

  • Nico fought back from a slow start to reach P2 before a five second penalty dropped him back to P4 at the flag

  • Lewis (217) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 19 points from Nico (198) in P2

  • MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS (415) lead Red Bull (256) by 159 points in the Constructors’ Championship