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#Formula 1

# formula-1 - Monday 13 May, 2019

'It's not really how F1 should be' - Mercedes dominance bad for box office, says Hamilton
# Out On Their Own
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# Out On Their Own

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

May 13th 2019, 4:31 PM 6,085 Views 1 Comment

‘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
# Moving On
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# Moving On

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

May 8th 2019, 9:01 PM 4,976 Views 9 Comments

‘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
# Error
From The42
# Error

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

Updated Apr 27th 2019, 3:40 PM 6,208 Views 4 Comments

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
# No Explanation
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# No Explanation

Ferrari boss stunned by failure which robbed Leclerc of victory

Mar 31st 2019, 9:50 PM 12,111 Views 5 Comments

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
From The42
# F1

Hamilton wins Bahrain Grand Prix after Leclerc heartbreak

Mar 31st 2019, 7:44 PM 5,628 Views 4 Comments

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
# Making Waves
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# Making Waves

Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record

Mar 30th 2019, 7:14 PM 5,326 Views 7 Comments

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'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

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

Mar 29th 2019, 2:07 PM 4,788 Views 1 Comment

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
# Second Fiddle
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# Second Fiddle

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

Mar 17th 2019, 12:55 PM 6,635 Views 4 Comments

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

'Best race ever': Bottas upstages Hamilton at Australian Grand Prix
# Young Gun
From The42
# Young Gun

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

Mar 17th 2019, 10:24 AM 4,940 Views 2 Comments

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
From The42
# F1

Hamilton snatches pole position for Australian Grand Prix

Mar 16th 2019, 9:35 AM 3,588 Views 4 Comments

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
# Formula 1
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# Formula 1

Lewis Hamilton on pole with record lap as Mercedes dominate

Nov 24th 2018, 3:37 PM 1,972 Views 1 Comment

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
# Driversity
From The42
# Driversity

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

Nov 7th 2018, 1:55 PM 5,033 Views 17 Comments

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
# Snap Happy
From The42
# Snap Happy

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

Oct 7th 2018, 8:30 PM 7,164 Views 0 Comments

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
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

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

Sep 1st 2018, 4:13 PM 4,570 Views 5 Comments

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
# Need For Speed
From The42
# Need For Speed

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

Updated Jul 22nd 2018, 12:51 PM 49,598 Views 16 Comments

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
# Motor Sport
From The42
# Motor Sport

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

Jun 24th 2018, 5:02 PM 3,728 Views 4 Comments

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
# Formula 1
From The42
# Formula 1

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

May 12th 2018, 4:40 PM 2,450 Views 2 Comments

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
# Formula One
From The42
# Formula One

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

Apr 28th 2018, 3:55 PM 2,593 Views 2 Comments

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
# Formula One
From The42
# Formula One

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

Mar 25th 2018, 9:30 AM 5,482 Views 5 Comments

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

# formula-1 - Monday 18 September, 2017

Senna helped me to shock win, says Hamilton
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Senna helped me to shock win, says Hamilton

Sep 18th 2017, 12:44 PM 4,418 Views 6 Comments

The British driver had to hold his nerve during three safety cars and the first wet conditions ever seen in Singapore.

# formula-1 - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Lewis Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP
# Success
From The42
# Success

Lewis Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Sep 17th 2017, 4:46 PM 5,035 Views 13 Comments

The British star’s title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out on the first lap.

# formula-1 - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Stellar Sebastian Vettel holds out to win Hungarian Grand Prix
# Formula 1
From The42
# Formula 1

Stellar Sebastian Vettel holds out to win Hungarian Grand Prix

Jul 30th 2017, 3:21 PM 6,223 Views 3 Comments

Vettel held off a late charge from Lewis Hamilton, who finished in fourth place.

# formula-1 - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Gloves are off for Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel and a bitter rivalry is badly needed in F1
# Best Of Enemies
From The42
# Best Of Enemies

Gloves are off for Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel and a bitter rivalry is badly needed in F1

Jun 25th 2017, 9:59 PM 8,716 Views 18 Comments

The pair – involved in a proper battle for the championship – were involved in a high-profile incident in Baku today.

# formula-1 - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles
# Mixed Fortunes
From The42
# Mixed Fortunes

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles

May 27th 2017, 5:00 PM 2,649 Views 6 Comments

Ferrari earned a first front row lockout at the Monaco Grand Prix since 2008.

# formula-1 - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

'There were several people who were my father'
# EXTRACT
From The42
# EXTRACT

'There were several people who were my father'

Dec 21st 2016, 9:00 PM 9,921 Views 2 Comments

In this extract from his autobiography, Damon Hill recalls growing up in the shadow of his famous dad.

# formula-1 - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Nico Robsberg crowned F1 champion after thrilling Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
# He's Done It
From The42
# He's Done It

Nico Robsberg crowned F1 champion after thrilling Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Nov 27th 2016, 3:00 PM 7,794 Views 11 Comments

He finished second to Lewis Hamilton today but that sealed his maiden title.

# formula-1 - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Lewis Hamilton shades Rosberg for title-deciding pole in Abu Dhabi
# F1
From The42
# F1

Lewis Hamilton shades Rosberg for title-deciding pole in Abu Dhabi

Nov 26th 2016, 3:49 PM 3,425 Views 3 Comments

Hamilton claimed pole for Sunday’s title-showdown Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

# formula-1 - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Lewis Hamilton wins chaotic Brazilian GP to take F1 title fight to the final race
# To The Wire
From The42
# To The Wire

Lewis Hamilton wins chaotic Brazilian GP to take F1 title fight to the final race

Nov 13th 2016, 8:39 PM 7,135 Views 6 Comments

All eyes on Abu Dhabi in a fortnight’s time.

# formula-1 - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Hamilton storms to pole at Mexican Grand Prix
# Tense
From The42
# Tense

Hamilton storms to pole at Mexican Grand Prix

Oct 29th 2016, 9:32 PM 3,588 Views 3 Comments

Nico Rosberg saved his best lap until last, but the championship leader was denied pole by team-mate and championship rival.

# formula-1 - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Good job! Rosberg punishes Hamilton and closes championship gap to just 2 points
# Nic Of Time
From The42
# Nic Of Time

Good job! Rosberg punishes Hamilton and closes championship gap to just 2 points

Sep 4th 2016, 8:30 PM 4,827 Views 6 Comments

Slow start costs Hamilton at the Italian GP in Monza.

# formula-1 - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Jenson Button 'not retiring' but will take a 'break' from Formula 1 next year
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Jenson Button 'not retiring' but will take a 'break' from Formula 1 next year

Sep 3rd 2016, 11:05 PM 3,726 Views 12 Comments

The 36-year-old became world champion in 2009 but won’t be driving for McClaren next year.

# formula-1 - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Hamilton steals pole from Rosberg with stunning final lap at British GP
# F1
From The42
# F1

Hamilton steals pole from Rosberg with stunning final lap at British GP

Jul 9th 2016, 3:20 PM 2,956 Views 3 Comments

It will be a Mercedes 1-2 on the grid at Silverstone tomorrow.

# formula-1 - Saturday 11 June, 2016

VIDEO: Heavy crash curtails Canadian GP final practice
# Drama
From The42
# Drama

VIDEO: Heavy crash curtails Canadian GP final practice

Jun 11th 2016, 5:46 PM 4,523 Views 5 Comments

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen was second quickest in his Red Bull ahead of German Nico Rosberg of Mercedes.

# formula-1 - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Mercedes team-mates Hamilton and Rosberg crash within seconds of Spanish GP start
# Best Of Enemies
From The42
# Best Of Enemies

Mercedes team-mates Hamilton and Rosberg crash within seconds of Spanish GP start

May 15th 2016, 2:53 PM 10,395 Views 21 Comments

Teenager Max Verstappen seizes chance in Barcelona to become the youngest-ever winner of an F1 Grand Prix.

# formula-1 - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Rosberg roars to China pole as Hamilton stalls
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Rosberg roars to China pole as Hamilton stalls

Apr 16th 2016, 10:32 AM 2,498 Views 2 Comments

The German, who won the season’s first two races, is joined on the front row for Sunday’s race by Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo.

# formula-1 - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Hamilton involved in first lap collision as Rosberg makes it two from two in Bahrain
# F1
From The42
# F1

Hamilton involved in first lap collision as Rosberg makes it two from two in Bahrain

Apr 3rd 2016, 6:32 PM 5,887 Views 3 Comments

Drama in the second race of the F1 season.

# formula-1 - Thursday 11 February, 2016

The new Top Gear will have an Irish host
# Eddie Jordan
# Eddie Jordan

The new Top Gear will have an Irish host

Feb 11th 2016, 1:04 PM 46,275 Views 103 Comments

The ex-Formula 1 boss will join Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc.

# formula-1 - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Ever wondered who'd win in a fight between an F1 car and a rugby pack?
# Man V Machine
From The42
# Man V Machine

Ever wondered who'd win in a fight between an F1 car and a rugby pack?

Feb 2nd 2016, 2:23 PM 5,719 Views 6 Comments

Probably not… but here’s the answer anyway.

# formula-1 - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Lewis Hamilton is world champion again, and Nico Rosberg doesn't look too pleased
# Hats Off
From The42
# Hats Off

Lewis Hamilton is world champion again, and Nico Rosberg doesn't look too pleased

Oct 25th 2015, 9:46 PM 14,029 Views 29 Comments

Lewis Hamilton won his third Formula 1 world title

# formula-1 - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Verstappen passes driving test six months after F1 debut
# IRONY ALERT!
From The42
# IRONY ALERT!

Verstappen passes driving test six months after F1 debut

Sep 30th 2015, 6:20 PM 5,736 Views 7 Comments

He’s been in 14 F1 Grands Prix, but Max Verstappen is now legally permitted to drive on public roads.