Nico Rosberg 1st and Lewis Hamilton 3rd
Nico took his fourth win of 2014 today and the team’s ninth in ten races, taking a lights to flag victory in commanding fashion.
Lewis drove a fantastic race to finish on the podium, gaining seventeen places from his grid position and making a total of 15 on-track overtakes.
Nico ran a two-stop strategy, pitting on laps 15 and 41, running option/prime/prime.
Lewis converted to a three-stop strategy after sustaining front wing damage, pitting on laps 26, 42 and 50, using prime/prime/option/option.
The team now have more points in the first half of the year (366) than last year’s final total (360)
Mercedes-Benz power scored its 298th, 299th and 300th F1 podium finishes today; every Mercedes-powered car that finished did so in the points.