Mercedes-Benz

Nico Rosberg 1st and Lewis Hamilton 3rd

22.07.2014

German Grand Prix F1
Nico Rosberg took a dominating home victory at the German Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton finishing in third position, gaining 17 places from the grid.
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.