Lewis Hamilton equals Michael Schumacher's F1 wins record

Lewis Hamilton has equalled Michael Schumacher’s wins record in Formula One with his 91st success in the Eifel Grand Prix.

Fourteen years after Schumacher won his last race in China, Hamilton has joined the German at the top of F1’s all-time table, driving for Mercedes-AMG Petronas.

Hamilton, 35, is a six-time F1 World Champion, having won five of the last six seasons.

Alongside his joint record with Michael Schumacher, he holds the record for career points (3661), pole positions (96) podium finishes (160) and the most championship points in a single season (413).

Image: Hamilton was won five of the last six F1 seasons

Max Verstappen came second for Red Bull Racing, and took away the fastest lap point from Hamilton on the final tour at the Nuerburgring circuit in Nuerburg, western Germany.

Daniel Ricciardo held on to third place for his first podium for Renault.