Hamilton beats Vettel in spectacular Spanish GP

Spanish GP result: 1st Lewis Hamilton; 2nd Sebastian Vettel; 3rd Daniel Ricciardo

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes stole a stunning victory in the Spanish Grand Prix from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.

A clever strategic move by the team followed by Hamilton attacking and passing Vettel put the Briton in control and he defended successfully to the end.

Vettel had passed Hamilton off the start line to lead for the first half of the race but ended up out-flanked by their rivals.