Formula 1 Spa-Francorchamps
The 2014 Belgian Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 24 August 2014 at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Spa, Belgium. It was the twelfth round of the 2014 Formula One season, and the 70th Belgian Grand Prix. The 44-lap race was won by Daniel Ricciardo for the Red Bull Racing team, after starting from fifth position. Nico Rosberg finished second in a Mercedes, with Valtteri Bottas third for the Williams team.
The victory was Ricciardo’s second consecutive win; he started from fourth on the grid to win the Hungarian Grand Prix four weeks prior. Rosberg’s second place increased his gap to Hamilton in the Drivers’ Championship to 29 points. Mercedes established a 157-point lead over Red Bull team in the Constructors’ Championship, with seven races of the season remaining.