The Hungarian Grand Prix preview

The Hungarian Grand Prix preview

The Hungarian GP will be the final race before the summer break, and one that could set the tone for the final part of the season depending on the result. Edd Straw previews the event

At the Nurburgring Red Bull, Ferrari and McLaren were evenly matched, creating the most tense race of the year as the game of strategic cat and mouse was played out at the front. It was Lewis Hamilton and McLaren who won that battle - and win is the right word, for he, Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber were all bang on their game throughout the race.

Inevitably that leads to the conclusion that we will see a repeat performance of that kind of scrap in Hungary. But although the others have closed on Red Bull, the tight and twisty configuration of the Hungaroring could stretch the three out a little.

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