Sebastian Vettel handed Ferrari it’s first Monaco victory in 16 years and his second in the principality with a win scored after passing team-mate and early leader Kimi Raikkonen during their one and only pit stop. Räikkönen managed to hold onto second place despite pressure from Daniel Ricciardo, with the Red Bull driver taking his […]

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Sebastian Vettel set the pace for Ferrari in second practice for Formula 1’s Monaco Grand Prix. Vettel clocked the fastest ever lap in Monte Carlo with a 1m12.720s to finish 0.487 seconds clear of Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo. Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas could not replicate the pace shown in first practice and […]

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Formula 1 boss Chase Carey does not want to negotiate a new Concorde Agreement with teams when it expires in 2020 and would prefer a new form of open-ended “partnership”. All efforts by F1’s new owner will be constrained by the current agreement for the next three years, but Carey is keen to replace it […]

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Lewis Hamilton won a thrilling battle with Sebastian Vettel to triumph in the Spanish Grand Prix and close the gap to his rival in the Formula 1 drivers’ standings. Hamilton recovered from losing the lead to Vettel at the start by reclaiming first place on track in a final-stint battle that included the pair banging […]

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Lewis Hamilton edged Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel by just five hundredths of a second to claim the 64th pole position of his career at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas will start tomorrow’s Spanish Grand Prix third ahead of Kimi Raikkonen in the second Ferrari. Q1 saw Hamilton go quickest with a lap […]

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Kimi Raikkonen led a Ferrari one-two in final Formula 1 free practice for the Spanish Grand Prix. After a subdued Friday dominated by Mercedes, Raikkonen posted a 1m20.214s on soft tyres to outpace Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel by 0.242s. But Vettel’s day was not without trouble, as his session came to an early end after […]

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Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton completed a Friday practice sweep for the Spanish Grand Prix, leading team-mate Valtteri Bottas in second practice. Hamilton, who topped Friday morning’s session at Barcelona by 0.029 seconds from Bottas, was almost a tenth up on the Finn this time, ending the day with a best lap of 1m20.802s. […]

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Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey says he can “fill a page” with the number of new venues angling to host grands prix. The 2018 F1 calendar is already set at 21 races, with Malaysia going and France and Germany returning in deals that were concluded on Bernie Ecclestone’s watch. Beyond next season Carey is keen […]

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Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas withstood sustained late-race pressure from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel to take his first Formula One victory after rising from third on the grid to take the lead at the race start. When the lights went out at the start, Bottas pounced, with the Finn getting a tow on the long run to the […]

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