WATCH: 'The team has done an incredible job' - F1 leader Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton said an enforced change in driving style paved the way for his victory in Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix - the 1000th race in Formula One history.

Hamilton took an early lead as his Mercedes team mate - and pole-sitter - Valtteri Bottas.

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The race also marked Hamilton's 75th win of his career.