Pierre Gasly failed to follow up his sprint points score as he finished P11.
Max Verstappen went from P6 on the Spa grid to winning by over 22 seconds from Sergio Perez.
Despite his ordeal Lando Norris still dragged the McLaren MCL60 to a P7 finish at Spa.
“Carlos got his damage as well, he needed to retire. So it's a bit of learning for everyone," says McLaren team boss Andrea Stella.
Max Verstappen's "cheeky" radio messages are somewhat annoying for Mercedes' Toto Wolff...
Carlos Sainz trundled around near the back of the field for the first half of the Belgian GP...
George Russell admitted the speed of one team caught him by surprise this weekend at Spa.
Max Verstappen was heard many times being annoyed over the team radio in Spa.
Sergio Perez was powerless to stop Max Verstappen in Belgium...
Neither Mercedes driver stood on the podium with the W14 again struggling for pace.
A bouncing Mercedes made for two unhappy drivers after the race, with Lewis Hamilton "praying" for better after the summer break.
It was a Red Bull one-two finish in Belgium as their dominance shows no sign of wavering...
This F1 lark is getting a bit too easy for Max Verstappen, it would seem.
It was a 10th win for Max Verstappen but further behind there were passes and action galore.
The F1 results are in from the last race before the summer break.
Max Verstappen and 'GP' Lambiase have been described as an 'old married couple' after all...
Oscar Piastri was not best pleased after his race was ended prematurely by contact with Carlos Sainz.
Follow F1 live with PlanetF1.com throughout the entire Belgian Grand Prix weekend where Mother Nature may have the final say.
A Haas driver will have a brand new engine to unleash at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Max Verstappen has a five-place grid penalty at the Belgian Grand Prix.
Alpine announced the departure of team principal Otmar Szafnauer ahead of the weekend in Spa.
"I know it looks a little bit like 'Why is this not being done and dusted?'"
"Then it's just like NASCAR, they don't drive in the rain either."
A high-downforce setup was the preferred option for both McLaren drivers...