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#Formula 1

# formula-1 - Sunday 24 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 24th 2018, 5:02 PM 3,743 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
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# Formula 1

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

May 12th 2018, 4:40 PM 2,468 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
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# Formula One

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

Apr 28th 2018, 3:55 PM 2,622 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
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# Formula One

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

Mar 25th 2018, 9:30 AM 5,497 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
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# Tribute

Senna helped me to shock win, says Hamilton

Sep 18th 2017, 12:44 PM 4,434 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
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# Success

Lewis Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP

Sep 17th 2017, 4:46 PM 5,063 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
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# Formula 1

Stellar Sebastian Vettel holds out to win Hungarian Grand Prix

Jul 30th 2017, 3:21 PM 6,238 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
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# 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 8,750 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
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# Mixed Fortunes

Kimi Raikkonen on pole as Lewis Hamilton struggles

May 27th 2017, 5:00 PM 2,675 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
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# EXTRACT

'There were several people who were my father'

Dec 21st 2016, 9:00 PM 10,033 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
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# He's Done It

Nico Robsberg crowned F1 champion after thrilling Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Nov 27th 2016, 3:00 PM 7,820 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
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# F1

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

Nov 26th 2016, 3:49 PM 3,442 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
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# To The Wire

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

Nov 13th 2016, 8:39 PM 7,171 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
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# Tense

Hamilton storms to pole at Mexican Grand Prix

Oct 29th 2016, 9:32 PM 3,604 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 4,860 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 3,740 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
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# F1

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

Jul 9th 2016, 3:20 PM 2,970 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
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# Drama

VIDEO: Heavy crash curtails Canadian GP final practice

Jun 11th 2016, 5:46 PM 4,536 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
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# Best Of Enemies

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

May 15th 2016, 2:53 PM 10,433 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
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# Boost

Rosberg roars to China pole as Hamilton stalls

Apr 16th 2016, 10:32 AM 2,516 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
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# F1

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

Apr 3rd 2016, 6:32 PM 5,905 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 46,289 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
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# 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 5,737 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
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# Hats Off

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

Oct 25th 2015, 9:46 PM 14,048 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!
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# IRONY ALERT!

Verstappen passes driving test six months after F1 debut

Sep 30th 2015, 6:20 PM 5,767 Views 7 Comments

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

# formula-1 - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Lewis Hamilton roasted Nico Rosberg at the very start of today's Japanese Grand Prix
# F1
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# F1

Lewis Hamilton roasted Nico Rosberg at the very start of today's Japanese Grand Prix

Sep 27th 2015, 4:26 PM 5,199 Views 1 Comment

Controversy as Hamilton stretches his championship lead to 48 points with five races remaining.

'I was asphyxiated & had gone a pale shade of blue': Martin Donnelly on staying alive
# Cheating Death
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# Cheating Death

'I was asphyxiated & had gone a pale shade of blue': Martin Donnelly on staying alive

Sep 27th 2015, 8:00 AM 47,833 Views 13 Comments

25 years ago exactly, Irish Formula 1 driver Martin Donnelly should’ve died but miraculously clung to life and survived.

# formula-1 - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Lewis Hamilton's victory stands despite tyre controversy in Italy
# Under Pressure
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# Under Pressure

Lewis Hamilton's victory stands despite tyre controversy in Italy

Sep 6th 2015, 5:05 PM 9,854 Views 14 Comments

Rival teams said Hamilton should have been disqualified.

# formula-1 - Monday 13 July, 2015

Lewis Hamilton endured a rather humiliating experience at Wimbledon yesterday
# Wardrobe Malfunction
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# Wardrobe Malfunction

Lewis Hamilton endured a rather humiliating experience at Wimbledon yesterday

Jul 13th 2015, 10:22 AM 8,421 Views 10 Comments

The Formula 1 champion was the latest to fall foul of the tournament’s strict dress code.

# formula-1 - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Lewis Hamilton remains richest sportsman in Britain but Rory McIlroy enjoys lucrative year
# Sunday Times Rich List
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# Sunday Times Rich List

Lewis Hamilton remains richest sportsman in Britain but Rory McIlroy enjoys lucrative year

Apr 25th 2015, 9:46 AM 18,909 Views 33 Comments

The Sunday Times’ annual list sees the Formula 1 driver well ahead of the rest of the field.

# formula-1 - Sunday 14 December, 2014

'Next year, Rory, bring your goldfish': Twitter can't believe Hamilton beat McIlroy to SPOTY
# Aunty's Blooper
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# Aunty's Blooper

'Next year, Rory, bring your goldfish': Twitter can't believe Hamilton beat McIlroy to SPOTY

Dec 14th 2014, 11:11 PM 7,723 Views 13 Comments

That dog shouldn’t even have been allowed on the carpet.

# formula-1 - Sunday 23 November, 2014

There'll be about 100 gallons of champagne sprayed on Lewis Hamilton tonight
# World Champion
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# World Champion

There'll be about 100 gallons of champagne sprayed on Lewis Hamilton tonight

Nov 23rd 2014, 5:04 PM 4,673 Views 4 Comments

The Englishman clinched his second F1 title after winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

# formula-1 - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Schumacher doctor sees progress in F1 legend's recovery
# Schumi
From The42
# Schumi

Schumacher doctor sees progress in F1 legend's recovery

Oct 23rd 2014, 11:00 AM 5,288 Views 2 Comments

“We hope, but we have to give him time,” said Jean-Francois Payen.

# formula-1 - Monday 16 June, 2014

Michael Schumacher is out of a coma and has left Grenoble hospital
# Schumacher
From The42
# Schumacher

Michael Schumacher is out of a coma and has left Grenoble hospital

Jun 16th 2014, 11:01 AM 31,383 Views 50 Comments

F1 star had been in CHU Grenoble since a serious skiing accident last December.

# formula-1 - Monday 9 June, 2014

F1 drivers escape without serious injury after this 300kph crash in Canada
# Formula 1
From The42
# Formula 1

F1 drivers escape without serious injury after this 300kph crash in Canada

Jun 9th 2014, 12:07 PM 4,963 Views 4 Comments

“It could have been a very serious accident,” Felipe Massa fumed afterwards.

# formula-1 - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix twice after chequered flag mix-up
# You Had One Job
From The42
# You Had One Job

Lewis Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix twice after chequered flag mix-up

Apr 20th 2014, 3:11 PM 5,127 Views 9 Comments

A mistake by a steward means the race officially ended two laps earlier than planned.

# formula-1 - Friday 4 April, 2014

Michael Schumacher is having 'moments of consciousness and awakening'
# Schumacher
From The42
# Schumacher

Michael Schumacher is having 'moments of consciousness and awakening'

Apr 4th 2014, 11:25 AM 26,253 Views 34 Comments

“Michael is making progress,” spokeswoman Sabine Kehm said as F1 legend remains in hospital following ski accident.

# formula-1 - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Kamui Kobayashi didn't even make it past the first corner at the Australian Grand Prix
# Formula 1
From The42
# Formula 1

Kamui Kobayashi didn't even make it past the first corner at the Australian Grand Prix

Mar 16th 2014, 11:10 AM 3,448 Views 4 Comments

That’s some start to the new season.

# formula-1 - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Bernie Ecclestone to step down at F1 for bribery trial
# Formula 1
From The42
# Formula 1

Bernie Ecclestone to step down at F1 for bribery trial

Jan 16th 2014, 3:25 PM 1,740 Views 0 Comments

The 83-year-old magnate has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing in relation to bribery allegations against him.

# formula-1 - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Eddie Irvine sentenced to six months in jail after Milan nightclub brawl
# In The Dock
From The42
# In The Dock

Eddie Irvine sentenced to six months in jail after Milan nightclub brawl

Jan 9th 2014, 7:31 PM 45,946 Views 35 Comments

But the F1 driver will not have to serve any of the sentence under Italian law.