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Hamilton claims top spot for Japanese GP

More Sports / Auto Racing Oct 6, 2018

Hamilton claims top spot for Japanese GP

World champion Lewis Hamilton roared to pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix as Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel slumped to ninth after a disastrous showing in qualifying on Saturday. Hamilton, who leads Vettel by 50 points with five races left this season, led a Mercedes ...

Lewis Hamilton dominates Japanese GP free practice

More Sports / Auto Racing Oct 5, 2018

Lewis Hamilton dominates Japanese GP free practice

World champion Lewis Hamilton wore the expression of a child in a candy store after utterly dominating Friday's free practice for the Japanese Grand Prix. Leading Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel by 50 points with five races left this season, Hamilton underlined his purple patch of form ...

Ferrari, Mercedes prepare for battle

More Sports / Auto Racing 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 ...

Lewis Hamilton nabs pole for Japanese Grand Prix

More Sports / Auto Racing Oct 7, 2017

Lewis Hamilton nabs pole for Japanese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton struck a huge psychological blow in the Formula One title race Saturday with a sizzling qualifying drive to take pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix. The Briton, who leads Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel by 34 points with five races left, steered his Mercedes ...

Vettel triumphs at Hungarian GP

More Sports / Auto Racing Jul 27, 2015

Vettel triumphs at Hungarian GP

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel won an action-packed Hungarian Grand Prix for the first time on Sunday, while Nico Rosberg saw his chance to catch Lewis Hamilton in the title race disappear with a puncture near the end. Four-time F1 champion Vettel started third on the ...

Vettel wins Malaysian GP to end Mercedes streak

More Sports / Auto Racing Mar 29, 2015

Vettel wins Malaysian GP to end Mercedes streak

Fears that Mercedes would dominate the 2015 Formula One season were swept aside in a flash of Ferrari red on Sunday as a tearful Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix and announced himself as a genuine title contender. Most observers were gloomily predicting another ...

Vettel to bolt team

More Sports / Auto Racing Oct 4, 2014

Vettel to bolt team

Four-time defending Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel will leave Red Bull at the end of the season and is expected to soon announce a deal with Ferrari. Vettel told Red Bull chief Christian Horner on Friday night that he intended to leave, and the team ...

More Sports / Auto Racing Nov 25, 2013

Vettel ends year in style at Interlagos

Sebastian Vettel won Formula One's season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday, matching Michael Schumacher's record of 13 victories in a year and equaling the nine consecutive wins of Alberto Ascari. Vettel's Red Bull teammate Mark Webber was second in his final F1 race and Fernando ...