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Race results - Belgium 2014 - Daniel Ricciardo wins his third race of the season

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First corner of the first lap in Spa
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Daniel Ricciardo capitalised on a second lap incident between the two Mercedes drivers that pushed Lewis Hamilton to the back of the field and eventually out of the race, and knocked Nico Rosberg back a couple of positions. The Red Bull driver fought for the victory, with Nico clawing his way back to second, and Valtteri Bottas scooping another podium finish.

The McLaren pair were also fighting with each other, along with Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso in a four-way fight that was captivating to the very final lap. Meanwhile, other retirements included both the Lotus drivers, Jules Bianchi and debut racer André Lotterer.

BestNico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team1:50.511Lap 36
1Daniel RicciardoInfiniti Red Bull Racing1:24:36.5562
2Nico RosbergMercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team+3.33
3Valtteri BottasWilliams Martini Racing+28.02
4Kimi RäikkönenScuderia Ferrari+36.82
5Sebastian VettelInfiniti Red Bull Racing+52.13
6Jenson ButtonMcLaren Mercedes+54.52
7Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari+61.12
8Sergio PérezSahara Force India F1 Team+64.22
9Daniil KvyatScuderia Toro Rosso+65.32
10Nico HülkenbergSahara Force India F1 Team+65.62
11Jean-Éric VergneScuderia Toro Rosso+71.92
12Kevin MagnussenMcLaren Mercedes+74.22
13Felipe MassaWilliams Martini Racing+75.93
14Adrian SutilSauber F1 Team+82.43
15Esteban GutiérrezSauber F1 Team+90.82
16Max ChiltonMarussia F1 Team+1 lap2
17Marcus EricssonCaterham F1 Team+1 lap2
18Jules BianchiMarussia F1 TeamLap 423
DNFLewis HamiltonMercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamLap 404
DNFRomain GrosjeanLotus F1 TeamLap 344
DNFPastor MaldonadoLotus F1 TeamLap 30
DNFAndré LottererCaterham F1 TeamLap 20
  • 6 places. Kevin Magnussen - 20 seconds added to time, and two points on licence. The driver of car 20 [Magnussen] was defending his position on the straight between turns 4 and 5. A significant portion of car 14 [Alonso] was alongside car 20. The driver of car 20 did not leave enough space for car 14 and forced the car off the track.

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