F1 LIVE – Portuguese Grand Prix: Latest updates from Algarve International Circuit | Daily Mail Online

F1 LIVE – Portuguese Grand Prix: Latest updates from Algarve International Circuit | Daily Mail Online

Lewis Hamilton continues to home in on his seventh world championship but he is on course to set break one of F1’s biggest records at the Portuguese Grand Prix.

Starting from pole position alongside Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas, another win at Portimao would see the Brit break Michael Schumacher’s 14-year record of 91 grand prix victories.

Follow Sportsmail’s DAN RIPLEY for live Formula One coverage from Portimao for all the action as it happens.


  • Dan Ripley

    Host commentator

Speaking of Lewis, he has hit out against concerning events in Nigeria

We all have a responsibility to educate ourselves and raise awareness of the tragedies happening in the world around us and take action where we can. The recent events in Nigeria are a human rights crisis.
Hit the link to find out more #EndSARS 👉🏾 https://t.co/AtCcDo6dFn pic.twitter.com/VDGK3Cp1c7

— Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton)

12:20
It’s F1’s first visit to Portimao

And it’s the first time the Portuguese Grand Prix has been staged since 1996 when Jacques Villeneuve took a thrilling victory in front of team-mate Damon Hill.

If you need a guide around the circuit, who better to take you around than our world champion and pole sitter…

He saved the best till last 👊

Onboard with @LewisHamilton on THAT pole lap 🔥

Rate that performance out of 44! ⭐️🚀pic.twitter.com/LqlpXGH0AB

— Mercedes-AMG F1 (@MercedesAMGF1)

JONATHAN MCEVOY IN PORTIMAO: The Brit equalled Michael Schumacher on 91 victories in Germany and just edged out Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in qualifying.
The script is written for Lewis Hamilton at Portimao

It’s been a matter of when and not if Lewis Hamilton would break Michael Schumacher’s victories record in the last few years, but now win No 92 for the Brit is on a plate in front of him at the Portuguese Grand Prix as I welcome you to our live coverage.

F1 LIVE – Portuguese Grand Prix: Latest updates from Algarve International Circuit

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