Lewis Hamilton Verstappen Accident – Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen crashed during the Italian Grand Prix as both title challengers’ race finished in debate.
A convincing race at Monza looked set to set Hamilton and Verstappen in opposition to one another just for the pair to be killed, with the two drivers faulting the other for the episode.
Hamilton arose out of the pit path into P7 after a stop and went wheel-to-wheel with Verstappen, who didn’t withdraw as he went around the outside of Turn One and into the chicane.
This brought about Verstappen cutting the kerb as he went around the outside, and afterward within, flipping up on top of Hamilton’s vehicle who had the Halo to thank for not experiencing a physical issue.
The two drivers left the occurrence with Hamilton enduring his first DNF in 63 race begins. Verstappen, in the interim, has completed only two of the last five races.
Verstappen was subsequently given a three-place network drop for the Russian Grand Prix in about fourteen days and two punishment focuses, his first of the period.