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Hamilton doubts top ten finish after Q1 fire

Sutton Images Enlarge Lewis Hamilton thinks he might be hard pressed to even make the points in Hungary after a fire caused by a fuel leak in his Mercedes forced him out of Q1 without setting a time. With a fight between the two Mercedes drivers on the cards after a close FP3 Hamilton's bad luck returned in the opening moments of qualifying as he returned to the pits with fire coming out of the back of his car. Hamilton was unable to get back to the Mercedes garage and now faces the prospect of starting from the pit lane tomorrow, something he says will be a huge challenge on a track notorious for limited overtaking opportunities. "I honestly don't know what I can do tomorrow,"...
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