Lewis Hamilton hails Formula One ‘Godfather’ Juan Manuel Fangio | Sport

Lewis Hamilton says Juan Manuel Fangio is the Formula One “Godfather” as he stands on the verge of history by matching the Argentinian’s championship haul. Hamilton needs to outscore Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel by only eight points in Austin, Texas to clinch his fifth world drivers’ championship with three rounds to spare. The 33-year-old British driver […]

F1: British rookie George Russell to race for Williams in 2019 | Sport

George Russell is to race for Williams next season after agreeing a multi-year deal with the Formula One team. Russell, 20, will follow in the footsteps of 2009 world champion Jenson Button who made his debut for Williams nearly two decades ago. The highly-rated Russell is the reserve driver for Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team this […]

W Series launched in move to help promote female F1 drivers | Sport

Motor racing will have a new series next year, an all-female driver competition designed to promote and provide a stepping stone to finally overcoming the sport’s huge gender gap. The W Series, launched on Wednesday, created controversy when proposed last year but there is optimism within the organisation that it will prove to be successful, […]