Red Bull-Renault RB9
Strategy: 2 stops (medium/medium/hard)
It's easy simply to shrug off his drive as that of a man in the best car, which it was. But had Vettel not pulled off that pass for the lead on Hamilton on the run to Les Combes on lap one, it would have made his task a lot less simple, especially as the Red Bull was one of the slower cars in the speed trap at the end of the Kemmel Straight.
Eclipsed by Hamilton on Saturday, but masterful on Sunday.
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Edd Straw is Editor-in-Chief of Autosport, overseeing both print and digital versions of the brand. Edd has worked for Autosport since joining as a junior reporter in 2002. He became Editor in November 2014, having previously worked as National Editor, News Editor and Grand Prix Editor.
Originally from Guernsey in the Channel Islands, he joined Autosport shortly after graduating from university. He went on to cover a wide range of categories from club motorsport to the World Touring Car Championship and Le Mans to Formula 3 before switching to F1 full-time at the 2008 French Grand Prix. He continues to cover a range of international events in his position as Editor-in-Chief.
In his spare time, he was formerly a club racer whose abilities did not match his enthusiasm in a variety of categories.