Formula 1, Hungarian Grand Prix 2017, Betting Preview


The Hungaroring Circuit in Budapest plays host to the Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix on Sunday the 30th July.


Lewis Hamilton celebrated his 5th career Grand Slam (pole, led every lap, fastest lap, wins the race) when he won the British Grand Prix two weeks ago.  He has also equalled the record for the most British Grand Prix victories held by Alain Prost and Jim Clark.  His teammate Valtteri Bottas managed to fight his way back,after being given a 5 place penalty and starting in 9th  to take the 2nd spot.  Completing the podium was Kimi Raikkonen.  Championship leader Vettel had to settle for 7th after having a late puncture.


Vettel had started the race with a 20 point lead over Hamilton but after amilton’Hamilton’s win there is now only 1 point dividing them and Hamilton has firmed to 11/20 from 9/10 with Vettel drifting to 16/10 from 9/10.


Drivers’ Standings

Vettel 177

Hamilton 176

Bottas 154

Ricciardo 117

Raikkonen 98


Championship Bettingclick here to bet – previous price in brackets

Lewis Hamilton 11/20 (9/10)

Sebastian Vettel 16/10 (9/10)

Valtteri Bottas 12/1 (16/1)


1000/1 and better the balance


Race History

Lewis Hamilton won the 2016 Hungarian Grand Prix which saw him take the Driver’s Championship lead from Nico Rosberg who had entered the race 1 point ahead of his teammate.  Rosberg took 2nd place followed by Daniel Ricciardo in the final podium position.


Hungarian Race Bettingclick here to bet

Lewis Hamilton 9/10

Sebastian Vettel 7/2

Valtteri Bottas 6/1

Max Verstappen 12/1

Daniel Ricciardo 12/1

Kimi Raikkonen 14/1


250/1 and better the balance


Prices correct at time of posting but will change in the lead up to the race and there are a number of other markets on offer.


Suggested Bet: Hamilton win at 9/10

It is hard to back against Hamilton on current form and he has a good record at this track with 3 victories in the last 5 years. Remember this bet is less risky thanks to the World Sports Betting “Money Back” Promo for 2nd place – see details on the banner below.