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Sunday, May 1, 2016
Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2016 Russian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton battled from 10th place on the grid to finish second in the 2016 Russian Grand Prix at Sochi as Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg made it a magnificent seven victories in a row.

Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton put on a brave face after losing further ground on title rival Nico Rosberg following a dramatic 2016 Chinese Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton finished seventh in the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton trailed home seventh in the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix in a damaged Mercedes as Nico Rosberg completed a hat-trick of victories this season.

Lewis Hamilton didn't record a timed lap in qualifying for the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will start the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix from the back of the grid after Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg claimed pole position in Shanghai qualifying.

Lewis Hamilton in Shanghai for the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton goes in qualifying for the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix knowing he faces a five-place grid penalty.

Lewis Hamilton ahead of the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was only fourth fastest in practice ahead of the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton finished third in the 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton salvaged third place from an exciting 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix as Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg made it two wins from the season’s opening two races.

Lewis Hamilton celebrates his record-breaking pole lap in qualifying for the 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton bids for victory in the 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix after lighting up qualifying with a record-breaking lap around the Sakhir circuit to claim pole position for today’s second race of the season.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was second in the 2016 Australian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton salvaged second place in a dramatic 2016 Australian Grand Prix after McLaren driver Fernando Alonso survived a massive shunt.

Lewis Hamilton celebrates his 50th pole position after dominating qualifying for the 2016 Australian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton claimed the 50th pole position of his career in Melbourne – but the revamped grand prix qualifying format was slammed by fans and teams afterwards in Australia.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton during practice for the 2016 Australian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton goes in qualifying for the 2016 Australian Grand Prix on Saturday looking to repeat last year’s pole position.

Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Australian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest in both practice sessions on a stop-start rain-interrupted opening day at the 2016 Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.

Lewis Hamilton at the Mercedes-Benz Motorsport kick-off in the Hallowed Halls in Fellbach, near Stuttgart [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton enters the 2016 season in an “incredible” Mercedes car after a successful winter testing programme.

The Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid launch with Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg,Toto Wolff, Andy Cowell and Paddy Lowe [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was second fastest on the first day of winter testing in Spain after racking up the most miles.

Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid launch with Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton, Toto Wolff, Andy Cowell and Paddy Lowe [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton and Silver Arrows colleague Nico Rosberg today unveiled the Mercedes 2016 contender, the Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 Hybrid, at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain.

The Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 Hybrid

Here are the official pictures of the Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 Hybrid that Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will drive in the 2016 season.

Three-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton celebrates with the Mercedes team after winning the 2015 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has completed his first laps in the 2016 Mercedes-Benz challenger.

Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton clinched the world title for a third time after winning the 2015 United States Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has driven off with the Lycamobile Sportsman of the Year award at the British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSA).

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton driving in Abu Dhabi [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton had to settle for second place on the podium as Mercedes colleague Nico Rosberg won the 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton after qualifying second for the 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will start on the 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix front row after Mercedes colleague Nico Robserg stormed to his sixth successive pole position.

Lewis Hamilton after qualifying for the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton battles for pole position in qualifying for the 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix today (Saturday).

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton driving in Abu Dhabi [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton set the early pace in 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice – but admits he still has work to do ahead of qualifying.

Lewis Hamilton finished second in the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton finished on the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix podium at the Interlagos circuit.

Lewis Hamilton driving in the 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will start the 2015 Brazilian Grand Prix from the front row at Interlagos after today’s qualifying session.

Lewis Hamilton on track ahead of the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton finished second as Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg won the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix.

Nico Rosberg claimed pole position in qualifying for the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton second fastest in Mexico City [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will start the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix from the front row of the grid after a close run qualifying session.

Three-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton celebrates with the Mercedes team after winning the 2015 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Three-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton bids for pole position in qualifying for the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix today (Saturday).

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