Lewis Hamilton wins Japanese Grand Prix to edge closer to F1 title
- Mercedes driver run close by Max Verstappen towards end of race at Suzuka
- Hamilton can now secure his fourth championship in two weeks time
Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix and in doing so, after his Formula One world championship rival Sebastian Vettel failed to finish, has come within touching distance of taking his fourth title. The Red Bulls of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo were once again very strong and finished in second and third, with Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas fourth and Kimi Raikkonen in the second Ferrari fifth.
Source: Formula 1