Hamilton wins British Grand Prix

Published 11:04 AM ET, Sun July 5, 2015
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Lewis Hamilton sprays the bubbly after his battling victory at the British Grand Prix to extend his title lead over teammate Nico Rosberg. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Image
A superb start by Felipe Massa in his Williams saw him take the lead from pole sitter Hamilton. Clive Rose/Getty Images
It was another miserable afternoon for McLaren's Jenson Button but his teammate Fernando Alonso did gain a point in 10th spot. Dan Istitene/Getty Images
A super efficient pit stop enabled Hamilton to take the lead for the first time after a conceding the early lead off the start. Mark Thompson/Getty Image
Hamilton was cheered on by a massive 140,000 crowd in his home grand prix at Silverstone. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty
Hamilton shared his moment of victory with his Mercedes pit crew who played such a key role. OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images