The 20-year-old, who races in Formula Two, did a demonstration run at Hockenheim in the F2004 car which carried his father to 13 wins from 18 races and his seventh and last title.
Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc failed to perform during the German Grand Prix qualifying as Ferrari deals with power unit issues.
Hamilton improved to clock a best lap in one minute and 11.767 and outpace Max Verstappen of Red Bull by 0.346 seconds.
Driving for Ferrari despite the weight of expectation that goes with it, he says, is a privilege and not a burden.
Sebastian Vettel will be seeking to end a miserable 'nightmare' year since he crashed out of the lead at last year's German Grand Prix.
A behind-the-scenes look at the championship, it was well-received by fans and sponsors.
Lewis Hamilton throws his backing behind Sebastian Vettel to return to form.
Sebastian Vettel drives his Ferrari into the back of Max Verstappen's Red Bull but later got out of his race car to apologise to the Dutchman.
Ferrari’s team principal says even though they disagree with the stewards’ decision the Italian team will respect it.
As Lewis Hamilton is hit by a grid penalty, Charles Leclerc claims pole position for Ferrari during Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix.
Ferrari team chief Mattia Binotto says the decision marked a day of disappointment for Formula One.
The FIA says other evidence presented by Ferrari such as various other camera angles and analysis of telemetry data was already available.
The meeting is expected to be with the stewards of the French event acting as replacements on behalf of the Canadian stewards.
Sebastian Vettel puts Ferrari on pole at the Canadian Grand Prix for the second consecutive year, snatching top spot from Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton at the death with a breath-taking lap.
Ferrari joins Formula One’s esports for the first time, thus ensuring all 10 teams will line up on the virtual grid in this year’s world championship.
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The car has been recovered, but the suspect remains at large.
Wolff says there's no suggestion at present the Briton wanted to move.
Ferrari dominated pre-season testing at the Circuit de Catalunya but Mercedes have won every race since then in one-two formation.
Hamilton is looking for his third consecutive Spanish GP win on Sunday.
Ferrari dominated winter testing in Barcelona in February but have been outraced by great rivals Mercedes in the first four Grands Prix of the season.
Bottas brings home victory even with team mate Hamilton putting on pressure through out the race.
Leclerc is very sad to have crashed out but takes full responsibility for his mistake.
Mercedes have taken first and second in all three races so far in a run that has surprised even Lewis Hamilton.