Lewis Hamilton says winning Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix with a team order is his “strangest day” in Formula 1.
On lap 25, Mercedes asked Valtteri Bottas to let Hamilton through to ensure the team finished 1, 2.
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Hamilton described the win as “super uncomfortable” and said it was a victory “I am least proud of.”
Hamilton gained 7 extra points from the swap, giving him a 50 point championship lead over Sebastian Vettel.