Lewis Hamilton clarifies India ‘poor place’ comments

In an interview with the BBC, the five-time world champion said he felt “conflicted” attending the Indian Grand Prix, which ran on the Formula One calendar from 2011 to 2013. “I’ve been to India before to a race which was strange because India was such a poor place yet we had this massive, beautiful grand […]

Former greats Williams aim to be Formula 1’s phoenix from the flames

Since entering Formula One in 1977, Williams has won seven drivers’ championships with legendary drivers like Alain Prost, Nigel Mansell and Damon Hill. One of the most successful names in the sport’s history, boasting nine constructors’ titles, the eponymous team started by Frank Williams has fallen on fallow times. The team’s two drivers, Canadian Lance […]

Max Verstappen’s fury after Lewis Hamilton wins in Brazilian Grand Prix

Red Bull’s Dutch star had to settle for second place with Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen third in a nail-biting finish at the Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo. Verstappen looked to have his second straight F1 victory secured when he overtook Hamilton on lap 39 of 71 and moved clear on fresher tires, but five laps later […]

Max Verstappen ordered to do ‘public service’ after clash with Esteban Ocon

Lewis Hamilton celebrates his 10th win of the season as he takes the Brazilian GP ahead of Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen. Lewis Hamilton savors the moment after clinching his fifth F1 world title with fourth place behind Max Verstappen in the Mexican Grand Prix. Race winner Kimi Raikkonen is flanked by second-placed Max Verstappen […]

Kyle Busch sets up showdown with Kevin Harvick for the title

AVONDALE, Ariz. — The three most dominant drivers of this NASCAR season will fittingly race each other for the championship, a chance for Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. to settle which team is truly the best. It was Busch who claimed the latest round, winning for the eighth time this year Sunday […]

Hamilton wins in Brazil, Mercedes takes constructors’ title

AP Updated 8:38 PM EST Nov 11, 2018 SAO PAULO (AP) — Ten years after securing his first Formula One title at Interlagos, five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday and helped his Mercedes team take the Formula One constructors’ title for the fifth straight year. It was Hamilton’s 10th […]

Vietnam Grand Prix: Hanoi to host new F1 grand prix in 2020

Hanoi promoter Vingroup has signed a multi-year deal to host the race, which will start as “a thrilling street race” in Vietnam’s capital around a 5.565 kilometer track. “We are really looking forward to seeing Formula One cars speeding around the streets of this fantastic city from 2020,” said F1’s chairman and chief executive Chase […]

Lewis Hamilton hints at F1 exit ahead of Brazilian Grand Prix

“I am not going to be here if it gets to 25 races, that’s for sure,” Hamilton told reporters. “It already feels like we are on race 25 this year, so I don’t think that’s a good thing. I think 18 was probably the best back in the day.” Despite next year also featuring 21 […]

Kevin Harvick stripped of berth in NASCAR championship race – The Denver Post

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kevin Harvick has been stripped of his berth in NASCAR’s championship race because his winning car failed inspection after Texas Motor Speedway. NASCAR said Wednesday the discovery made after Harvick’s win negates the automatic berth he earned into the finale. The No. 4 had an illegal spoiler. The rule in question states […]

Brazilian Grand Prix: Reliving Lewis Hamilton’s first world title 10 years on

In 2008, the Brazilian Grand Prix was the 18th and final race of the season and, in theory, should have been a victory procession for the Briton who needed only to finish fifth. It turned out to be anything but and is now remembered as an enthralling, nail-biting title decider. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) […]