[F1 2017 NEWS] BELGIAN GRAND PRIX: IN PICTURES

Formula 1 news story about [F1 2017 NEWS] BELGIAN GRAND PRIX: IN PICTURES

The revered Spa-Francorchamps circuit always brings history to life, and this year was no different as the 50th Belgian Grand Prix to be held there – and a stunning world championship battle in full-swing.

But, Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton returned from the summer break all guns- a-blazing, the three-time World Champion securing his 68th pole position, equalling Michael Schumacher’s all-time record.

The three-time Formula 1 World Champion then followed it up with a dominant lights-to-flag victory, his third in Belgium – on his 200th race start, despite Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in hot pursuit.