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Hamilton crashes out of qualifying in Brazil

From ESPN - November 11, 2017

SAO PAULO, Brazil -- Lewis Hamilton crashed out of the first qualifying session at the Brazilian Grand Prix, meaning he will start Sunday's race towards the back of the grid.

The newly-crowned champion lost the rear of his Mercedes through Turn 7 as he attempted to get back on the throttle, resulting in a four-wheel slide across the run-off area and a heavy collision with the barriers. Hamilton walked away from the wreck unharmed, but extensive damage to the front and left-hand side of car 44 means he will not be able to take part in the rest of the session.

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