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Mark Webber and Porsche take win at Six Hours of Nürburgring

Alonso, Massa And Webber At Monza

The modern layout of the Nürburgring may not have quite the romance of it’s elder relative – the Green Hell that is the Nordschleife – alongside which it sits, but it will likely be remembered with great fondness by Mark Webber, who previously took his debut Formula One victory at the Ring and has now done the double with his first FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) victory at the same circuit.


Formula 1 -Austria Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton wins Austrian Grand Prix after crash with Nico Rosberg

Never one to shy from a fight, Lewis Hamilton reminded Formula One that prematurely counting him out is an error with serious consequences. After a titanic battle in the mountains of Styria with his Mercedes team-mate, Nico Rosberg, he emerged triumphant and defiant in the face of an angry reception from the home crowd.

Formula One - Canadian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton relishing return to happy hunting ground of Canadian GP

The Circuit Gilles Villeneuve may not demand quite the inch-perfect precision of Monaco but it remains a formidable challenge. The track, sandwiched into the Île Notre-Dame between the 1976 Olympic Games rowing lake and the St Lawrence river, puts a premium on accuracy, with walls an ever-present threat and little run‑off. It is among the best venues on the current calendar and Lewis Hamilton has, to an extent, made it his own.