Lewis Hamilton after qualifying for the 2018 Singapore Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel will start his championship fightback from the second row after Lewis Hamilton blitzed pole.

Sebastian Vettel in his pit box at the 2018 Italian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton took a commanding lead in the title standings after Vettel crashed on the first lap.

Lewis Hamilton celebrates at the 2018 Italian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton has seized a 30-point championship lead after a first-lap crash with Sebastian Vettel.

Lewis Hamilton in his car at the 2018 Belgian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton is poised to extend his championship lead with a pole position start at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton celebrates victory at the 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Rain saved Lewis Hamilton in Hungary and delivered him a boosted title lead to boot

Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton will take a 24-point lead into the summer break.

Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2018 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Mercedes captured an unlikely front-row lockout in wet Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying.

Mercedes is down on engine power compared to Ferrari for the first time in the turbo-hybrid era.

Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2018 German Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton rocketed from 14th on the grid to seize an unlikely win in Germany.

Lewis Hamilton in his garage at the 2018 British Grand Prix.

Accusations of a Ferrari cheating conspiracy soiled Hamilton’s otherwise strong home weekend.