Valtteri Bottas: Finland’s Formula One hero

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Romain Grosjean: Nearing race ban F1 driver is on knife edge

“I couldn’t really slow down. Pierre [Gasly] was on my gearbox and Sergey was on my front wing. I passed him, then as soon as I passed him, I let Lewis by.” Four-time world champion Hamilton said the incident left him with his “heart was in my mouth for a minute.” Any driver that accumulates […]

Singapore GP: Hamilton wins to take grip on F1 title

Hamilton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas finished fourth ahead of the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen and the Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo, who rounded out the top six. A first-lap crash involving Force India teammates Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez led to an early safety car after Hamilton had moved smartly away from top spot on […]

Pierre Gasly: Red Bull F1 promotion is ‘pure joy’

“So much emotion,” Gasly told CNN Sport of that conversation. “Just to realize that all the hard work over the last few years and sacrifices that I’ve made to make this happen in Formula One is rewarded. “It’s been just pure joy to realize part of my dream to become a Formula One driver and […]

Kimi Raikkonen: Ferrari driver to leave Italian team at the end of the season

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Furniture Row Racing, Denver-based NASCAR Cup team, to shut down

Furniture Row Racing, the Denver-based team that won the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series, will cease operations after this season, general manager Joe Garone told The Denver Post. Driver Martin Truex Jr. and crew chief Cole Pearn, as well as many of the team’s other key personnel, will move on to other teams. FRR lost its […]

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton spoils Ferrari’s day at Italian Grand Prix

Despite starting second on the grid, Ferrari’s German driver Vettel soon found himself way down in 18th place after colliding with Lewis Hamilton as the Briton passed him during the opening lap. And Hamilton spoiled any hopes of a Ferrari party by passing Vettel’s teammate Kimi Raikkonen, who started in pole position, on lap 45 […]

Nico Hülkenberg: Belgian Grand Prix crash ‘clearly my mistake’

Altogether five drivers were forced to retire from the race at Spa as a result of damage sustained in the crash and Hulkenberg readily admits he knew immediately that responsibility for the incident fell on his shoulders — even if he still can’t explain how it happened. “No no, there is nobody else to blame […]

Ericsson unhurt after high-speed crash at Italian GP

AP Updated 6:08 p.m. UTC Aug 31, 2018 MONZA, Italy (AP) — Sauber driver Marcus Ericsson will try to qualify for the Italian Grand Prix less than 24 hours after walking away unscathed from a spectacular crash in practice on Friday. Ericsson lost control of his car at 350 kph (220 mph) as he attempted […]