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Ferrari, Mercedes prepare for battle

/ Sep 12, 2018

Ferrari, Mercedes prepare for battle

Sebastian Vettel is under growing pressure to slash Lewis Hamilton's championship lead at this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix — and erase Ferrari's painful memories from last year in the process. Mercedes normally struggles at the steamy Marina Bay Circuit, but in 2017 Hamilton won after ...

Germany: 774,000 Mercedes cars have unauthorized software defeat devices

Jun 12, 2018

Germany: 774,000 Mercedes cars have unauthorized software defeat devices

Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that 774,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Europe had been found to contain unauthorized software defeat devices and ordered Daimler to recall more than 200,000 cars in Germany. Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Vito models with diesel engines and a sports utility variant ...

Brawny pickups and SUVs main attractions at Detroit auto show

Jan 16, 2018

Brawny pickups and SUVs main attractions at Detroit auto show

It's the year of the pickup truck at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit as General Motors, Fiat Chrysler and Ford unveil new trucks in the fast-growing and highly competitive U.S. auto market. But there are plenty of other vehicles at the ...

/ Oct 24, 2016

Hamilton claims U.S. Grand Prix title

Lewis Hamilton got the victory he needed to keep his Formula One championship hopes alive, winning the U.S. Grand Prix for the fourth time in five years Sunday. Hamilton cut Mercedes teammate and championship leader Nico Rosberg's points lead to 26 with three races to ...

Title-chasing Rosberg triumphs in Japanese Grand Prix

/ Oct 9, 2016

Title-chasing Rosberg triumphs in Japanese Grand Prix

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg capitalized on a slow start by teammate Lewis Hamilton to win the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday and widen his lead in the Formula One drivers' championship. Rosberg, who started from pole position, controlled the race throughout and finished 4.9 seconds ...

Hamilton closes gap on Rosberg with win

/ Jul 11, 2016

Hamilton closes gap on Rosberg with win

Defending champion Lewis Hamilton reeled off his fourth win in five races Sunday to storm to victory in the British Grand Prix. Hamilton now trails Nico Rosberg by one point in the standings. The 31-year-old Englishman came home 6.9 seconds clear of Mercedes teammate Rosberg, ...

/ Jun 20, 2016

Rosberg wins European GP to extend F1 title lead

Formula One's pit-to-driver radio restrictions played a decisive role in Sunday's European Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg got assistance in solving an engine-setting glitch and sailed away to an easy victory, while his Mercedes teammate and title rival Lewis Hamilton was frustrated at getting ...

Mercedes' Rosberg triumphs in Bahrain

/ Apr 4, 2016

Mercedes' Rosberg triumphs in Bahrain

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg became the eighth man in Formula One history to win five consecutive races with a victory at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday, and will now aim to do what all the other seven did: Go on to capture the ...