Lewis smashes into tyre wall

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton became the biggest victim of a wet opening practice session at the German GP, binning his car against the tyre wall exiting turn three.

The Briton almost caught the first slide, but the slick track then pitched him onto the grass and heavily into the barriers, ripping off the nose and left rear corner. Luckily Lewis was unhurt, but he faces a race against time to make it out in the day’s second session, with McLaren anxious to evaluate their blown diffuser.

Watch the crash on the BBC Sport website

Meanwhile, Force India’s Adrian Sutil set the benchmark at 1min 25.701 and secured a margin in excess of a second over the next fastest man, Felipe Massa.

The Ferrari driver spent most of the session rotating at various points on the circuit, but still managed to find a clear lap faster than everyone bar Sutil. Underlining the German’s inspired timing, the pack behind Massa remained closely bunched, with the next five drivers – including Jenson Button, Rubens Barrichello, Vitaly Petrov and Nico Rosberg – all within six-tenths of each other.

Sebastien Buemi, Nico Hulkenberg, Sutil’s Force India team-mate Tonio Liuzzi and Pedro de la Rosa rounded out the top 10, although the Spaniard was fully 2.7secs adrift of the ultimate pace to highlight how much of an effect the conditions were having.

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SHAME……
Poor Lewis no doubt its the cars fault.

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Hahahaha he deserves it!

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Definitely not what the team needed with trying to develop the blown diffuser. Hamilton is not exactly neat and tidy in the wet.

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deserves it for what

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He’s the 2010 F1 World Champion!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  !!!

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you can doit lewis , the main man

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Nobody deserves to crash, it just happens. And only ignorant fools are happy about things like this. And Hammy is one of the best drivers period no matter what Stirby or whatever or whoever says he is not. Just think about it, can you do better? Hell No!!

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Sebastian Vettel and Schumi are rain masters now!
Spain 1996
Monza 2008

Sorry for being off topic

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Hahahaha he deserves it!
alonso first, 28 seconds to hamilton hahahaha

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Yup that’s why the got fined, hahaha. Massa is Ferrari’s new wiping dog. Poor Massa. Ferrari still suck!

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Although I want to see Ferrari up at the front to add another element to the season I do think they should be disqualified from this race for team orders. Race fixing is just wrong…

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alonso 2-1 hamilton!!!!!!!!!!

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BOO ALonso0-4hamilton

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callete un poquito y bebete un te, maricon

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