Hamilton triumphs at Silverstone

Published 11:54 AM ET, Sun July 6, 2014
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Lewis Hamilton wipes away a tear after his emotional victory at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Mark Thompso/Getty Images
Nico Rosberg was forced to retire his Mercedes when leading on lap 29 of the British Grand Prix. Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty
Hamilton in splendid isolation after Rosberg's retirement handed him a golden opportunity. Dan Istitene/Getty Images
Every picture tells a story. Kimi Raikkonen's Ferrari is towed away after his high speed first lap crash ended his hopes. Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty
Valterri Bottas of Finland drove his Williams to a fine second place at Silverstone behind Hamilton. Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty
Hamilton savors his 27th career victory and second triumph in his home grand prix. Mark Thompson/Getty Images