French GP: Top photos from the race

Motorsport.com's selection of Formula 1 photos from the returning French Grand Prix, won by Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.

French GP: Top photos from the race
Aseel Al-Hamad, Renault Sport F1 Team RS E20
Aseel Al-Hamad, Renault Sport F1 Team RS E20
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Photo by: Renault Sport

Aseel Al-Hamad, Renault Sport F1 Team RS E20
Aseel Al-Hamad, Renault Sport F1 Team RS E20
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Photo by: Renault Sport

Charles Leclerc, Sauber and Miss France
Charles Leclerc, Sauber and Miss France
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Charles Leclerc, Sauber signs autographs for grid kids
Charles Leclerc, Sauber signs autographs for grid kids
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Esteban Ocon, Force India F1 shoots t-shirts into the crowd
Esteban Ocon, Force India F1 shoots t-shirts into the crowd
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Drivers' parade
Drivers' parade
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari
Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Historic cars parade
Historic cars parade
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Historic cars parade
Historic cars parade
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Historic cars parade
Historic cars parade
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Safety car
Safety car
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Cyril Abiteboul, managing director Renault Sport F1 Team, interviews Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team on the grid
Cyril Abiteboul, managing director Renault Sport F1 Team, interviews Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team on the grid
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

the Mercedes AMG F1 W09 of Lewis Hamilton on the grid
the Mercedes AMG F1 W09 of Lewis Hamilton on the grid
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French Air Force display
French Air Force display
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Grid kids and drivers
Grid kids and drivers
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Esteban Ocon and Force India F1 fans
Esteban Ocon and Force India F1 fans
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 leads Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, and Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 at the start
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 leads Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, and Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14 at the start
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Photo by: Glenn Dunbar / Motorsport Images

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 at the start
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 at the start
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF-71H locks up and hits Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1 W09
Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF-71H locks up and hits Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes-AMG F1 W09
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 with a tyre puncture
Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 with a tyre puncture
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 with a tyre puncture
Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W09 with a tyre puncture
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Photo by: Joe Portlock / Motorsport Images

Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18 leads Charles Leclerc, Sauber C37 and Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18
Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18 leads Charles Leclerc, Sauber C37 and Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Sergey Sirotkin, Williams FW41 leads Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13
Sergey Sirotkin, Williams FW41 leads Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13 with broken front wing
Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso STR13 with broken front wing
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Pierre Gasly, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13 with broken front wing
Pierre Gasly, Scuderia Toro Rosso STR13 with broken front wing
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso retires from the race
Pierre Gasly, Toro Rosso retires from the race
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Esteban Ocon's Force India VJM11 is lifted by a crane
Esteban Ocon's Force India VJM11 is lifted by a crane
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Charles Leclerc, Sauber C37
Charles Leclerc, Sauber C37
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Photo by: Manuel Goria / Motorsport Images

Fernando Alonso, McLaren MCL33 runs wide
Fernando Alonso, McLaren MCL33 runs wide
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Photo by: Steven Tee / Motorsport Images

Sauber mechanics prepare for a pitstop
Sauber mechanics prepare for a pitstop
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 leads Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14
Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14 leads Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB14
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Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09
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Photo by: Zak Mauger / Motorsport Images

Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14, passes Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18
Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB14, passes Carlos Sainz Jr., Renault Sport F1 Team R.S. 18
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Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, passes Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18
Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF71H, passes Kevin Magnussen, Haas F1 Team VF-18
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Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, passes Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11
Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF71H, passes Sergio Perez, Force India VJM11
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Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

Race winner Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09
Race winner Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W09
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Photo by: Mark Sutton / Motorsport Images

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 on the podium
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 on the podium
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Photo by: Andrew Hone / Motorsport Images

Race winner Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMGF1, second place Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, third place Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari on the podium
Race winner Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMGF1, second place Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, third place Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari on the podium
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Photo by: Zak Mauger / Motorsport Images

Ron Meadows, Sporting Director, Mercedes AMG, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, 2nd position, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, 1st position, and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari, 3rd position, on the podium
Ron Meadows, Sporting Director, Mercedes AMG, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, 2nd position, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, 1st position, and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari, 3rd position, on the podium
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Photo by: Glenn Dunbar / Motorsport Images

Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, 2nd position, Ron Meadows, Sporting Director, Mercedes AMG, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, 1st position, and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari, 3rd position, on the podium
Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing, 2nd position, Ron Meadows, Sporting Director, Mercedes AMG, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, 1st position, and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari, 3rd position, on the podium
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Photo by: Steve Etherington / Motorsport Images

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