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Race Analysis: Hamilton's run to third shows what could have been

After Nico Rosberg's retirement from the British Grand Prix many expected him to be at the top of his game in Germany to make up for the loss of momentum. Our expectations were met, and then some, when the German stormed to pole position and an easy win over Williams' Valtteri Bottas. However, no one could have anticipated the troubles Lewis Hamilton encountered during the weekend, troubles that ultimately cost both him and everyone watching a potential duel to the checkered flag. Instead of a Bahrain- or Spanish Grand Prix-esque fight to the finish between the two Mercedes drivers we saw one of the most eventful recovery drives in quite some time. Having started 20th after his crash in...
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