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#Formula 1

# formula-1 - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Lewis Hamilton grabs record seventh British Grand Prix pole

The Englishman seeks another massive Silverstone victory tomorrow.

# formula-1 - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Hamilton dominates Styrian Grand Prix after pre-race division on driver protest F1

Hamilton dominates Styrian Grand Prix after pre-race division on driver protest

Some remained standing while most knelt in protest ahead of the race.

# formula-1 - Saturday 11 July, 2020

'Heart in my mouth': Rain king Hamilton storms to Styrian Grand Prix pole

Lewis Hamilton delivered one of his greatest qualifying performances in treacherous rain-swept conditions.

# formula-1 - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Two-time world champion Alonso confirmed for Formula 1 return with Renault in 2021

The 38-year-old will replace Daniel Ricciardo on the team.

# formula-1 - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Former world champion Alonso set for F1 return three years after walking away

The 38-year-old Spaniard will make his comeback with Renault in 2021.

# formula-1 - Monday 6 July, 2020

'I was silenced and told to back down in the past' - Hamilton

The six-time world champion believes taking a knee at yesterday’s Austrian Grand Prix was an important moment.

# formula-1 - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Bottas wins F1 season opener as Hamilton demoted to fourth

Bottas led every leap of the Austrian Grand Prix in Spielberg.

# formula-1 - Friday 3 July, 2020

Hamilton quickest off the mark as Formula 1 finally returns after longest break in its history

215 days since the last competitive action, the Austrian Grand Prix’s first practice session got underway today.

# formula-1 - Friday 12 June, 2020

F1 axe Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan stages from 2020 schedule

Organisers remain confident of staging between 15 and 18 grands prix.

# formula-1 - Monday 1 June, 2020

'We have had enough' - Jordan among sports stars calling for justice over George Floyd death

Lewis Hamilton also slammed Formula One for failing to speak out against racism.

# formula-1 - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Hamilton self-isolating following contact with Idris Elba

The 35-year-old had been at a function with Idris Elba and Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, who both later tested positive for coronavirus.

# formula-1 - Saturday 15 February, 2020

Playboys, playgrounds and separating the good from the great: Ross Brawn on the magic of F1

Best-known for an incredibly successful time at Ferrari alongside Michael Schumacher, the Formula 1 genius on hangovers and Hamilton.

# formula-1 - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Hamilton puts a ribbon on F1 season with wire-to-wire Abu Dhabi win

Hamilton’s 11th win of the season hailed as ‘an absolute masterclass’.

# formula-1 - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Verstappen wins crazy Brazilian Grand Prix as both Ferraris crash out

The Dutch youngster came home a dominant victor ahead of his former team-mate Pierre Gasly of Toro Rosso.

# formula-1 - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Hamilton denies young rival to take thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix

The 34-year-old defending five-time world champion edged out Max Verstappen.

# formula-1 - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Angry Leclerc blasts 'unacceptable' Hockenheim track

The Monegasque driver admitted he was ‘completely at fault’ for his accident as he prepared to take the lead of the chaotic rain-hit race.

# formula-1 - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Verstappen ends Mercedes run but stewards investigate

The Dutchman’s dramatic overtaking move was immediately announced as under investigation by the officials.

# formula-1 - Friday 21 June, 2019

Vettel tells F1 chiefs to burn the rule books after appeal over Hamilton incident fails

‘If you are unhappy with how we race and how we drive, then build different tracks.’

# formula-1 - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Vettel grabs dramatic pole ahead of Hamilton at Canadian Grand Prix

Vettel takes pole for the first time this season.

# formula-1 - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Lewis Hamilton dedicates 'beautiful' pole to Niki Lauda

The Mercedes driver finished on top in today’s qualifying in Monaco.

Leclerc on top for Ferrari, as Vettel crashes in Monaco

The Monegasque driver made local knowledge pay and thrilled his fans on Saturday.

# formula-1 - Monday 13 May, 2019

'It's not really how F1 should be' - Mercedes dominance bad for box office, says Hamilton

‘If I take myself out of the Mercedes standpoint, of course, as a fan you want variability’, added team boss Toto Wolff.

# formula-1 - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Brazilian Grand Prix leaves Sao Paulo after three decades as move to Rio confirmed

‘There was state assistance in Sao Paulo, with a huge debt. Keeping F1 there was no longer viable,’ said President Jair Bolsonaro today.

# formula-1 - Saturday 27 April, 2019

'I am stupid' - Ferrari's Leclerc crashes in Baku qualifying after topping practice times

Four-time champion Sebastian Vettel was unable to match his new team-mate in Baku.

# formula-1 - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Ferrari boss stunned by failure which robbed Leclerc of victory

Engine power failure cost the 21-year-old a maiden win in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.

Hamilton wins Bahrain Grand Prix after Leclerc heartbreak F1 This post contains videos

Hamilton wins Bahrain Grand Prix after Leclerc heartbreak

The Ferrari driver had started the day in pole position but suffered engine problems during today’s race.

# formula-1 - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record

The 21-tear-old Formula One rookie became the first Monegasque driver ever to take pole for a world championship race.

# formula-1 - Friday 29 March, 2019

'It’s crazy to think that in this time in the world it’s still really, really prominent'

Lewis Hamilton has lamented the continued prominence of racism in sport and society in general.

# formula-1 - Sunday 17 March, 2019

'My race was pretty much done and dusted after the first corner': Hamilton analyses defeat in Australia

The Mercedes driver was beaten by team-mate Valtteri Bottas in Australia.

'Best race ever': Bottas upstages Hamilton at Australian Grand Prix

The Mercedes driver also took home the new bonus point for the fastest lap.

# formula-1 - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Hamilton snatches pole position for Australian Grand Prix F1

Hamilton snatches pole position for Australian Grand Prix

The Briton clocked a fastest lap of 1.20.486 to narrowly pip team-mate Valtteri Bottas.

# formula-1 - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Lewis Hamilton on pole with record lap as Mercedes dominate

The newly-crowned world champion topped the times in Saturday’s final free practice.

# formula-1 - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

F1 chief wants to see more US, Asian and female drivers as Hanoi circuit unveiled

Japan has led the way for Asian drivers in F1, but Chase Carey is keen to bring in competitors from China and Thailand.

# formula-1 - Sunday 7 October, 2018

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven days looked through the lens.

# formula-1 - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Kimi Raikkonen sets fastest lap in F1 history to claim pole position at Monza

Ferrari driver beats Juan-Pablo Montoya’s record which has stood since 2004.

# formula-1 - Sunday 22 July, 2018

'A Hollywood movie script that you wouldn't believe': How a shy boy from Dundrum took on the world

It’s almost 40 years ago to the day when Derek Daly found himself on the starting grid of the British Grand Prix.

# formula-1 - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Hamilton wins French Grand Prix to reclaim top spot in Formula One championship

The British driver started from pole and finished ahead of runner-up Max Verstappen and third-placed Kimi Raikkonen.

# formula-1 - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Lift-off for Hamilton as he clocks record-breaking qualifying lap at Spanish GP

It’s a Mercedes 1-2 on the grid after Saturday’s qualifying session in Barcelona.

# formula-1 - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Vettel on pole for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix ahead of revived Hamilton in Baku

Sebastian Vettel claimed pole for Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix ahead of a revived Lewis Hamilton.

# formula-1 - Sunday 25 March, 2018

Vettel holds off Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix thriller in Melbourne

The four-time world champion pipped Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton to the season-opener in Melbourne.

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