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#Motor Sport

# motor-sport - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Hamilton will miss this weekend's Grand Prix after positive Covid test
# F1
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# F1

Hamilton will miss this weekend's Grand Prix after positive Covid test

Dec 1st 2020, 8:53 AM 3,904 Views 7 Comments

The reigning champion will miss the second of back-to-back races in Bahrain.

# motor-sport - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Hamilton criticises 'boring' race tactics after latest Grand Prix win in Belgium
# Motor Sport
From The42
# Motor Sport

Hamilton criticises 'boring' race tactics after latest Grand Prix win in Belgium

Aug 30th 2020, 7:30 PM 9,460 Views 6 Comments

‘Today was really all about tyres. Everyone doing this one-stop thing — it’s really boring.’

# motor-sport - Friday 3 July, 2020

Hamilton quickest off the mark as Formula 1 finally returns after longest break in its history
# SPIELBERG
From The42
# SPIELBERG

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

Jul 3rd 2020, 1:41 PM 2,780 Views 5 Comments

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

# motor-sport - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Hamilton hits back at ‘ignorant and uneducated’ Bernie Ecclestone comments
# Motor Sport
From The42
# Motor Sport

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

Jun 27th 2020, 1:14 PM 6,887 Views 3 Comments

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

# motor-sport - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Mercedes equal record with sixth straight constructors' championship
# Japan Gp
From The42
# Japan Gp

Mercedes equal record with sixth straight constructors' championship

Oct 13th 2019, 8:11 AM 5,337 Views 1 Comment

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

# motor-sport - 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 5,046 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.

# motor-sport - 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 4,608 Views 5 Comments

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

# motor-sport - 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 3,739 Views 4 Comments

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

# motor-sport - Friday 6 May, 2016

New lap record and world's most powerful diesel SUV is coming to Ireland
# Motoring News
# Motoring News

New lap record and world's most powerful diesel SUV is coming to Ireland

May 6th 2016, 5:47 PM 833 Views 0 Comments

Here’s all the car-related news you need to know this week – including a powerhouse SUV and a scorching hot hatch.

# motor-sport - Monday 4 April, 2016

'The last lap was great craic': Laverty's rise continues with brilliant fourth-place finish
# Moto GP
From The42
# Moto GP

'The last lap was great craic': Laverty's rise continues with brilliant fourth-place finish

Apr 4th 2016, 1:04 PM 4,350 Views 8 Comments

The Antrim man began the final lap deep in the podium-chasing pack, but took advantage of a chaotic finale.

# motor-sport - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Killarney man Paul Nagle on his hopes of becoming world champ alongside Kris Meeke down the road
# ACHIEVEMENT
From The42
# ACHIEVEMENT

Killarney man Paul Nagle on his hopes of becoming world champ alongside Kris Meeke down the road

Dec 24th 2015, 10:00 AM 10,340 Views 6 Comments

The pair have signed a three-year deal with Citreon.

# motor-sport - Monday 6 July, 2015

Somehow, nobody was seriously hurt following this horror crash at Daytona
# Lucky Escape
From The42
# Lucky Escape

Somehow, nobody was seriously hurt following this horror crash at Daytona

Jul 6th 2015, 12:43 PM 4,209 Views 4 Comments

And the driver only had a couple of bruises.

# motor-sport - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery
# F1
From The42
# F1

F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone will pay $100m to end his trial...for bribery

Aug 5th 2014, 1:40 PM 14,426 Views 44 Comments

The Formula One boss appeared in a Munich court today.

# motor-sport - Saturday 12 October, 2013

De Villota family claim driver died 'as result' of F1 test crash
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

De Villota family claim driver died 'as result' of F1 test crash

Oct 12th 2013, 12:04 PM 3,660 Views 0 Comments

Marussia were last year cleared of any fault in relation to the test driver’s accident.

# motor-sport - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

F1: Turkey on the menu for additional Euro Grand Prix
# Motor Sport
From The42
# Motor Sport

F1: Turkey on the menu for additional Euro Grand Prix

Dec 5th 2012, 5:14 PM 465 Views 0 Comments

The extra European date has been pencilled in for July 21 of the new season.

# motor-sport - Monday 19 November, 2012

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party
# F1
From The42
# F1

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party

Nov 19th 2012, 7:40 AM 644 Views 1 Comment

Vettel’s second place was enough for Red Bull to claim the contructors title.

# motor-sport - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Formula 1: Hamilton ignoring contract 'rubbish'
# Blinkers
From The42
# Blinkers

Formula 1: Hamilton ignoring contract 'rubbish'

Sep 16th 2012, 8:30 PM 558 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver insists he is only focused on winning the championship as speculation over his future rumbles on.

# motor-sport - Friday 15 June, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Listings
From The42
# Listings

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Jun 15th 2012, 10:22 AM 853 Views 3 Comments

Why would you want to go out even if it wasn’t lashing down with rain?

# motor-sport - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Former rally champ McRae responsible for tragic helicopter crash
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

Former rally champ McRae responsible for tragic helicopter crash

Sep 6th 2011, 1:35 PM 2,145 Views 10 Comments

A Scottish judicial investigation has determined rally driver Colin McCrae to have been at fault for the 2007 helicopter crash that killed him and three passengers.

# motor-sport - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

Rupert Murdoch and JP Morgan teaming up to take over Formula One From The42
Live Apr 20th 2011, 1:27 PM

Rupert Murdoch and JP Morgan teaming up to take over Formula One