The British world champion Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) Sunday the Formula 1 Grand-prix of France, the eighth round of the season won. On the circuit of Le Castellet was Hamilton faster than the Dutchman Max Verstappen (Red Bull) and the finn Kimi Räikkönen (Ferrari). Stoffel Vandoorne (McLaren), started from the seventeenth place, drove to a twelfth place.
Hamilton reed from the poleposition from start to finish in the lead in France and picked up, as his 65th GP victory. By his victory, he takes again the lead in the world CHAMPIONSHIP standings on the German Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari), who’s happy to have a fifth place. Hamilton now has 145 points, Vettel 131 points. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull), fourth in the Grand prix, is third in the world CHAMPIONSHIP standings with 96 points.