Race, Modern
NOV 15th 2021

Damien Smith

Five talking points from a sizzling Sao Paulo GP

“It feels like the first,” said a buzzing Lewis Hamilton following a drive to his 101st Formula 1 victory that is up there with his very best. Just when it looked like he was staring down the barrel, in the wake of sobering defeat in Mexico and a double grid penalty that amounted to 25 places at the Sao Paulo Grand Prix, the seven-time world champion pulled out this: a platinum-edged performance that reminded the world, not to mention Max Verstappen and Red Bull, just how special he is. Three rounds to go in the Middle East – and this incredible world championship fight is still very much alive and kicking.

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