Bottas edges Hamilton as Mercedes takes front row in Austria

AP Updated 4:59 p.m. UTC Jun 30, 2018 SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Mercedes drivers Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton went 1-2 in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix, restoring the pecking order hours after Ferrari led the final practice on Saturday. Bottas edged Hamilton by 0.019 seconds for his first pole position of the season […]

British GP: Sebastian Vettel wins to extend title lead

Two safety car periods after heavy crashes for Marcus Ericsson in the Sauber and then a nasty collision between Carlos Sainz (Renault) and Haas driver Romain Grosjean set up an exciting finale over the closing laps with all the four major contenders from Mercedes and Ferrari in with a chance of winning But it was […]

Former F1 glories far away for British team

AP Updated 3:08 p.m. UTC Jul 6, 2018 SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — It has been 21 years since Williams claimed the last of its nine constructors’ championships, and a return to Formula One glory days seems just as far away for the British team. Williams is last so far this season with just four points […]

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes row with Ferrari

An angry Hamilton said immediately after the Silverstone race: “Interesting tactics I would say from this side but we’ll do what we can to fight them.” His team boss Toto Wolff went further, borrowing from a conversation with technical chief James Allison, who had asked whether he thought it was “deliberate or incompetence.” But Ferrari […]

Vettel pips Mercedes pair in 2nd practice for British GP

AP Updated 4:57 p.m. UTC Jul 6, 2018 SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Sebastian Vettel was fastest ahead of Mercedes pair Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas in second practice for the British Formula One Grand Prix on Friday. Ferrari driver Vettel, who leads by one point going into the 10th of 21 races this season, was […]

The iconic location of Red Hook.

Photos: Formula E: The iconic location of Red Hook, Brooklyn Racing against the iconic Manhattan skyline, Formula E is back in Red Hook, New York this weekend for its season finale. Photos: Formula E: The iconic location of Red Hook, Brooklyn The all-electric racing series, the first of its kind when it launched in 2014, […]