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Lap distance: 4.381 km. Total distance: 306.63 km (70 laps)

Picture: Xinhua/Bai Xuefei)(dx)

Lap distance: 4.381 km.

Total distance: 306.63 km (70 laps)

2017 pole: Sebastian Vettel (Germany) Ferrari, one minute 16.276 seconds.

2017 winner: Vettel

Race lap record: Michael Schumacher (Germany), Ferrari 2004: 1:19.071.

ABOUT HUNGARY

Lewis Hamilton has won a record five times in Hungary. Vettel has won two of the past three for Ferrari.

Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen has made more podium appearances (eight) in Hungary than any current driver.

It has been 14 years since the winner in Hungary also won the championship in the same season. The last was Schumacher in 2004.

RACE WINS

Vettel and Mercedes’ Hamilton both have four wins so far this season. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo has two and Max Verstappen one.

Hamilton has 66 victories from 219 races and is second in the all-time list behind seven-times world champion Schumacher (91). Vettel has 51, Ricciardo seven.

POINTS

Hamilton leads Vettel by 17 points.

Mercedes are eight points ahead of Ferrari in the constructors’ championship.

MILESTONES

Mercedes took their 80th Grand Prix win in Germany, putting them fourth in the all-time standings.

Hamilton’s win from 14th place in Germany was the first time he had won in F1 from lower than sixth on the grid. Only 14 races in F1 history have been won from 14th or lower.

Reuters