First corner fracas – Jenson Button leads while his McLaren teammate Lewis Hamilton has made contact with the rear of Romain Grosjean's Lotus.
Dangerous collision – Grosjean's Lotus is flipped upwards after the initial collision and is about to be catapulted into the air.
Going airborne – Grosjean's Lotus is about to fly over the red Ferrari of championship leader Fernando Alonso.
Flying Grosjean – A dramatic view of Grosjean flying over cars on the first corner of the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps.
Down to earth – Grosjean in the Lotus has cleared Alonso's front wing and is about the come to ground.
Crash chaos – In the ensuing chaos Hamilton, Alonso and Sauber's Sergio Perez are all caught up in the crash and their race is over.
Angry Hamilton – A disgruntled Hamilton gestures in the direction of Grosjean after being taken out in the first corner incident at Spa-Francorchamps.
Victorious Button – A delighted Jenson Button was left to celebrate his 14th F1 career victory after a superb performance in the Belgian GP.