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'07 Canadian GP turning point for first-time winner Hamilton, survivor Kubica

Robert Kubica and Lewis Hamilton can appreciate the 2007 Canadian Grand Prix for very different reasons. Hamilton scored his maiden F1 victory in Montreal, and Kubica survived one of the most spectacular racing accidents ever filmed.

Updated: June 5, 2008, 5:47 PM ET
By Dan Knutson | Special to ESPN.com

MONTREAL -- Last year's Canadian Grand Prix will forever be remembered for two major happenings: a history-making win and a horrifying crash.

Sensational rookie Lewis Hamilton scored his maiden Grand Prix victory to become the first driver with an African-Caribbean heritage to win a Formula One race.

And Robert Kubica escaped virtually uninjured from a violent high-speed tumbling accident that made all the highlight reels.

One year later, both ...

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