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# f1 - Saturday 11 July, 2020

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

Jul 11th 2020, 4:33 PM 5,314 Views 6 Comments

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

# f1 - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Two-time world champion Alonso confirmed for Formula 1 return with Renault in 2021
# Back At The Wheel
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# Back At The Wheel

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

Jul 8th 2020, 4:00 PM 2,245 Views 2 Comments

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

# f1 - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Former world champion Alonso set for F1 return three years after walking away
# NOT FINISHED YET
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# NOT FINISHED YET

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

Jul 7th 2020, 5:33 PM 4,594 Views 2 Comments

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

# f1 - Monday 6 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 6th 2020, 11:48 AM 5,328 Views 1 Comment

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

# f1 - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Bottas wins F1 season opener as Hamilton demoted to fourth
# It's Go Go Go
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# It's Go Go Go

Bottas wins F1 season opener as Hamilton demoted to fourth

Jul 5th 2020, 6:47 PM 6,636 Views 12 Comments

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

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers
# Stance
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# Stance

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers

Jul 5th 2020, 1:01 PM 23,205 Views 10 Comments

The Ferrari driver said it ‘does not mean at all that I am less committed than others in the fight against racism.’

# f1 - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Formula 1 drivers may not all take a knee at tomorrow's Austrian Grand Prix
# Division
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# Division

Formula 1 drivers may not all take a knee at tomorrow's Austrian Grand Prix

Jul 4th 2020, 9:07 PM 5,250 Views 1 Comment

Lewis Hamilton has spoken out about racism and the Black Lives Matter campaign.

Bottas upsets the odds to pip Mercedes team-mate and champion Hamilton to Austrian Grand Prix pole
# Finnish Strong
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# Finnish Strong

Bottas upsets the odds to pip Mercedes team-mate and champion Hamilton to Austrian Grand Prix pole

Jul 4th 2020, 4:10 PM 2,695 Views 6 Comments

F1 Austrian GP qualifying took place today.

# f1 - Friday 3 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 3rd 2020, 1:41 PM 2,763 Views 5 Comments

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

# f1 - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Hamilton hits back at ‘ignorant and uneducated’ Bernie Ecclestone comments
# Motor Sport
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# Motor Sport

Hamilton hits back at ‘ignorant and uneducated’ Bernie Ecclestone comments

Jun 27th 2020, 1:14 PM 6,872 Views 0 Comments

F1 have distanced themselves from the 89-year-old president emeritus.

# f1 - Friday 12 June, 2020

F1 axe Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan stages from 2020 schedule
# No Room At The Inn
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# No Room At The Inn

F1 axe Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan stages from 2020 schedule

Jun 12th 2020, 11:37 AM 2,325 Views 0 Comments

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

# f1 - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from 5 July
# Start Your Engines
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# Start Your Engines

Formula One unveils 8-race schedule in Europe from 5 July

Jun 2nd 2020, 11:58 AM 3,344 Views 2 Comments

The season is now scheduled to finish in December.

# f1 - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Austria to stage Formula 1 season opener in July
# Green Light
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# Green Light

Austria to stage Formula 1 season opener in July

May 30th 2020, 2:32 PM 2,868 Views 5 Comments

The race will take place without spectators.

# f1 - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Sainz and Ricciardo on the move as Ferrari and McLaren make changes for 2021
# Musical Chairs
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# Musical Chairs

Sainz and Ricciardo on the move as Ferrari and McLaren make changes for 2021

May 14th 2020, 12:14 PM 5,332 Views 7 Comments

Daniel Ricciardo comes in at McLaren for Carlos Sainz, who heads to Ferrari to replace Sebastian Vettel.

# f1 - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Ferrari to split with four-time world champion Vettel but 'financial matters played no part'
# Arrivaderci
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# Arrivaderci

Ferrari to split with four-time world champion Vettel but 'financial matters played no part'

May 12th 2020, 10:02 AM 5,780 Views 10 Comments

The German has been largely overshadowed by Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton since joining Ferrari in 2015.

# f1 - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Hamilton feeling 'fresher than ever' after sabbatical, while Ricciardo braced for 'chaos' when Formula One starts
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# F1

Hamilton feeling 'fresher than ever' after sabbatical, while Ricciardo braced for 'chaos' when Formula One starts

May 9th 2020, 3:26 PM 4,639 Views 0 Comments

The start of the 2020 Grand Prix season has been delayed until July.

# f1 - Monday 27 April, 2020

F1 plan to start season in Austria on 5 July after French GP is called off
# Go Go Go
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# Go Go Go

F1 plan to start season in Austria on 5 July after French GP is called off

Apr 27th 2020, 12:11 PM 2,117 Views 1 Comment

This year’s British Grand Prix is set to be held behind closed doors in July.

# f1 - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Monaco Grand Prix cancelled - and prestigious race will not take place in 2020
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# F1

Monaco Grand Prix cancelled - and prestigious race will not take place in 2020

Mar 19th 2020, 9:20 PM 3,862 Views 4 Comments

The Dutch and Spanish Grands Prix have also been postponed due to the global coronavirus.

# f1 - Thursday 12 March, 2020

F1 season-opener in chaos as McLaren withdraw from race
# In Doubt
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# In Doubt

F1 season-opener in chaos as McLaren withdraw from race

Mar 12th 2020, 12:44 PM 5,501 Views 1 Comment

A team member has tested positive for coronavirus, and there are doubts as to whether the race will happen.

# f1 - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Bahrain Grand Prix to go ahead behind closed doors amid coronavirus spread
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# F1

Bahrain Grand Prix to go ahead behind closed doors amid coronavirus spread

Mar 8th 2020, 11:31 AM 5,146 Views 6 Comments

The Bahrain International Circuit have confirmed the March 22 race will be contested without spectators.

# f1 - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

F1 postpone Chinese Grand Prix over coronavirus fears
# Off
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# Off

F1 postpone Chinese Grand Prix over coronavirus fears

Updated Feb 12th 2020, 12:27 PM 2,599 Views 1 Comment

The race is the highest-profile sports event to be cancelled since the outbreak of the virus.

# f1 - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Hamilton ends pole drought with Abu Dhabi track record
# F1
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# F1

Hamilton ends pole drought with Abu Dhabi track record

Nov 30th 2019, 3:13 PM 2,986 Views 0 Comments

Without a pole position since Hockenheim, Hamilton ended his wait with a superb lap in Abu Dhabi.

# f1 - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Verstappen wins crazy Brazilian Grand Prix as both Ferraris crash out
# Destruction Derby
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# Destruction Derby

Verstappen wins crazy Brazilian Grand Prix as both Ferraris crash out

Nov 17th 2019, 7:44 PM 5,868 Views 8 Comments

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

# f1 - Sunday 3 November, 2019

'Overwhelmed' Lewis Hamilton wins sixth world title, closes in on Schumacher record
# Champion
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# Champion

'Overwhelmed' Lewis Hamilton wins sixth world title, closes in on Schumacher record

Nov 3rd 2019, 10:48 PM 4,299 Views 7 Comments

The 34-year-old Briton fought with ferocious determination to win from fifth on the grid.

# f1 - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Mercedes equal record with sixth straight constructors' championship
# Japan Gp
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# Japan Gp

Mercedes equal record with sixth straight constructors' championship

Oct 13th 2019, 8:11 AM 5,318 Views 1 Comment

Valterri Bottas won the Japanese Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton third.

# f1 - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Hamilton wins in Russia to foil Ferrari renaissance
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Hamilton wins in Russia to foil Ferrari renaissance

Sep 29th 2019, 3:46 PM 3,866 Views 5 Comments

The defending Formula One champion is edging towards another title.

# f1 - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Vettel ends long wait for victory with Singapore triumph
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Vettel ends long wait for victory with Singapore triumph

Sep 22nd 2019, 3:31 PM 4,682 Views 7 Comments

The German pipped Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc to victory in Singapore.

# f1 - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Ferrari's Leclerc on pole in Singapore as he chases stunning hat-trick
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# F1

Ferrari's Leclerc on pole in Singapore as he chases stunning hat-trick

Sep 21st 2019, 4:04 PM 3,444 Views 8 Comments

He will be joined on the front row by championship leader Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes.

# f1 - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Leclerc holds off Mercedes pursuit to give Ferrari Monza win
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Leclerc holds off Mercedes pursuit to give Ferrari Monza win

Sep 8th 2019, 4:04 PM 6,175 Views 15 Comments

Lewis Hamilton still leads the drivers’ standings after a third-place finish at the Italian Grand Prix.

# f1 - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Angry Leclerc blasts 'unacceptable' Hockenheim track
# Bulling
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# Bulling

Angry Leclerc blasts 'unacceptable' Hockenheim track

Jul 28th 2019, 7:19 PM 10,198 Views 2 Comments

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.

# f1 - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Hamilton makes British Grand Prix history with Silverstone success
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Hamilton makes British Grand Prix history with Silverstone success

Jul 14th 2019, 4:06 PM 6,226 Views 4 Comments

The Mercedes driver came into the race level with Jim Clark and Alain Prost on five wins at his home GP.

# f1 - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Hamilton rejects criticism about his lifestyle as he misses out on pole at British Grand Prix
# Under Pressure
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# Under Pressure

Hamilton rejects criticism about his lifestyle as he misses out on pole at British Grand Prix

Jul 13th 2019, 8:18 PM 13,937 Views 7 Comments

The hometown hero was beaten to top spot by team-mate Valtteri Bottas.

# f1 - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Hamilton hit with three-place penalty as Ferrari's Leclerc takes pole for Austrian Grand Prix
# Burning Rubber
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# Burning Rubber

Hamilton hit with three-place penalty as Ferrari's Leclerc takes pole for Austrian Grand Prix

Updated Jun 29th 2019, 5:24 PM 9,300 Views 3 Comments

Max Verstappen finished third in sweltering conditions at the Red Bull Ring.

# f1 - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Hamilton leads French Grand Prix one-two for dominant Mercedes
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# F1

Hamilton leads French Grand Prix one-two for dominant Mercedes

Jun 23rd 2019, 4:07 PM 4,629 Views 13 Comments

His victory extended Mercedes’ unbeaten start to the 2019 season to eight races and their overall winning streak to 10.

# f1 - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Lewis Hamilton powers to French Grand Prix pole
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Lewis Hamilton powers to French Grand Prix pole

Jun 22nd 2019, 3:58 PM 3,102 Views 4 Comments

Mercedes dominated French GP qualifying today.

# f1 - Monday 10 June, 2019

'They're stealing the race from us': Vettel fumes after Canadian penalty
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'They're stealing the race from us': Vettel fumes after Canadian penalty

Jun 10th 2019, 3:12 PM 5,757 Views 6 Comments

Ferrari are appealing the decision which cost the German driver the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday.

# f1 - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Hamilton wins controversial Canadian Grand Prix after Vettel penalty
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Hamilton wins controversial Canadian Grand Prix after Vettel penalty

Jun 9th 2019, 9:09 PM 7,355 Views 9 Comments

Sebastian Vettel was on course for his first victory of the season in Montreal, but a time penalty handed Hamilton another triumph.

# f1 - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Vettel grabs dramatic pole ahead of Hamilton at Canadian Grand Prix
# Perfect Timing
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# Perfect Timing

Vettel grabs dramatic pole ahead of Hamilton at Canadian Grand Prix

Jun 8th 2019, 9:47 PM 3,632 Views 11 Comments

Vettel takes pole for the first time this season.

# f1 - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Hamilton clings on for Monaco glory but Mercedes' one-two run ends
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Hamilton clings on for Monaco glory but Mercedes' one-two run ends

May 26th 2019, 4:50 PM 5,751 Views 6 Comments

Contact between Max Verstappen and Valtteri Bottas cost Mercedes a one-two, but the Briton fought for victory.

# f1 - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead
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# F1

Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead

May 12th 2019, 4:33 PM 3,390 Views 3 Comments

The defending five-time world champion seized the initiative at the start in Barcelona and led from lights to flag.