2008 a veritable roller-coaster ride in F1

From the economy to sex scandals, the 2008 F1 season produced its share of memorable headlines. But none was bigger than Lewis Hamilton winning his first world title, writes Dan Knutson.

Updated: January 11, 2009, 8:34 AM ET
By Dan Knutson | Special to ESPN.com

Lewis Hamilton won the drivers' world championship and Ferrari won the constructors' world championship in 2008. But there were plenty more winners and losers, highs and lows, and crazy moments during the Formula One season. Here are some of the best and worst:

The most thrilling 30 seconds of the season: The final 30 seconds of the last lap of the last race. Felipe Massa crossed the finish line in Brazil, winning the race and, briefly, the world championship because Lewis Hamilton ...

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