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Lewis Hamilton escapes tragedy by inches as title rival Max Verstappen’s car lands on his HEAD

Lewis Hamilton escapes tragedy by inches as title rival Max Verstappen’s car lands on his HEAD throughout terrifying crash as they raced wheel-to-wheel throughout the Italian Grand Prix at Monza

  • Title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen sensationally took one another out of the Italian Grand Prix
  • Pair jostled for position on the primary nook at Monza after Hamilton had emerged from the pit lane
  • Red Bull driver Verstappen was pressured large as he went wheel-to-wheel with the Mercedes of Hamilton
  • Verstappen’s wheels mounted a ramp on the curve which launched his car over Hamilton’s 
  • The again wheels got here inside inches of Hamilton’s head with protecting Halo system sparing him harm
  • Dutch driver Verstappen railed towards British rival on crew radio earlier than storming off again to the pit lane
  • Hamilton emerged unscathed a few minutes later as Formula One title race took dramatic twist 

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British Formula One star Lewis Hamilton was inches from tragedy on the Italian Grand Prix after title rival Max Verstappen’s car flew over his head after they took one another out of the race.

Verstappen’s Red Bull flew off a ramped curve at Monza and onto the highest of Hamilton’s Mercedes, with solely the protecting Halo system stopping the reigning world champion from critical harm.

The Red Bull went nose-first into the gravel with each drivers rising from the carnage unscathed within the newest dramatic twist in an more and more heated world championship duel. 

Lewis Hamilton was saved from critical harm by the protecting Halo system on his Mercedes after the Red Bull of Max Verstappen flew off a banked curve and up over his car throughout the Italian Grand Prix at Monza

The rear end of Verstappen's Red Bull came within inches of Hamilton's head after their dramatic collision at Monza

The rear finish of Verstappen’s Red Bull got here inside inches of Hamilton’s head after their dramatic collision at Monza

The two drivers took each other out as they tussled for position in the latest dramatic twist in their championship tussle

The two drivers took one another out as they tussled for position within the newest dramatic twist of their championship tussle

Verstappen's Red Bull flies over Hamilton's Mercedes after they collided jostling for position on the first corner of the 26th lap

Verstappen’s Red Bull flies over Hamilton’s Mercedes after they collided jostling for position on the primary nook of the twenty sixth lap

The Red Bull was left nose-first in the gravel trap with the Mercedes wedged underneath after the sensational crash

The Red Bull was left nose-first within the gravel entice with the Mercedes wedged beneath after the sensational crash

The dramatic second occurred on lap 26 of 53 on the Italian circuit. As Hamilton left the pit lane, Verstappen drew up alongside him they usually duelled for position on the Variante Del Rettifilo nook.

Dutch driver Verstappen ran large and the increase kerb launched his Red Bull into the air, with the rear of the machine touchdown on high of Hamilton’s Mercedes, which had been pressured off the monitor.

Verstappen’s car additionally ploughed into the gravel entice along with the monitor, with the again of his Red Bull left resting on Hamilton’s car.

The two championship rivals jostled for position on the chicane after Hamilton had just emerged from the pit lane

The two championship rivals jostled for position on the chicane after Hamilton had simply emerged from the pit lane

Wheel-to-wheel, the two drivers refused to give an inch with Verstappen forced wide to mount a 'sausage ramp' on the curve

Wheel-to-wheel, the 2 drivers refused to present an inch with Verstappen pressured large to mount a ‘sausage ramp’ on the curve

Verstappen criticised Hamilton for not giving him enough room on the team radio before leaving his car and storming off

Verstappen criticised Hamilton for not giving him sufficient room on the crew radio earlier than leaving his car and storming off

Hamilton emerged unscathed from his Mercedes a few minutes later with the Red Bull still resting on the front section

Hamilton emerged unscathed from his Mercedes a couple of minutes later with the Red Bull nonetheless resting on the entrance part

In a transparent signal the incident – the second of the season after they collided throughout the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, sending Verstappen into the tyre wall – will do little to chill tensions between the pair, Verstappen stormed off with out checking on Hamilton’s wellbeing. 

‘That’s what occurs when you do not depart any room,’ Verstappen mentioned by way of radio to his Red Bull crew as he exited his car and walked again to the pit lane. 

Hamilton lifted himself out the cockpit of his Mercedes a couple of minutes later to make the identical stroll.  

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