GP Review: Hamilton back in business
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GP Review: Hamilton back in business

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The full story of how Lewis Hamilton edged himself back into title contention in Hungary, but only after resisting a very strong challenge from Lotus

PRACTICE

Practice one - Friday am

The opening session lived up to the Hungaroring's reputation as a place of scant drama. Few came out at first, Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button put McLaren into first and second with just after half an hour gone, and that's where they stayed.

Fernando Alonso's Ferrari was third, followed by Nico Rosberg's Mercedes and Romain Grosjean's Lotus. The latter's team-mate Kimi Rakkonen tried the squad's double DRS again, but its race debut would have to wait.

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