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Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to extend F1 championship lead

Monday, 23 October 2017, 08:13 Last update: about 10 minutes ago Associated Press

The fastest man on four wheels stood on the U.S. Grand Prix podium with the fastest man on two feet. Together, Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton and retired sprinter Usain Bolt struck Bolt's...

Hamilton wins Japanese GP to move closer to F1 title

Sunday, 8 October 2017, 12:30 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday, taking a major step toward winning his fourth Formula One title. The Mercedes driver crossed the finish line 1.2 seconds...

Mercedes' Hamilton secures pole position for Japanese GP

Saturday, 7 October 2017, 09:58 Last update: about 15 days ago Associated Press

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix on Saturday, leading a 1-2 finish for Mercedes drivers. Hamilton posted a lap record time of 1 minute, 27.319...

Red Bull driver Verstappen wins Malaysian Grand Prix

Sunday, 1 October 2017, 13:06 Last update: about 21 days ago Associated Press

Max Verstappen celebrated his birthday by winning the Malaysian Grand Prix in style on Sunday, while Lewis Hamilton finished second to extend his championship lead over Sebastian Vettel. Vettel...

Hamilton takes pole position for Malaysian GP; Vettel last

Saturday, 30 September 2017, 16:40 Last update: about 22 days ago

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix with another brilliant drive under pressure on Saturday, while title rival Sebastian Vettel's miserable luck continued as he quit early...

Vettel's recklessness plays straight into Hamilton's hands

Sunday, 17 September 2017, 18:00 Last update: about 29 days ago Associated Press

Lewis Hamilton had been worried about how many points he would lose to Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix. It was supposed to be a damage limitation exercise for Mercedes after a poor...

Hamilton wins Italian GP to move ahead of Vettel

Sunday, 3 September 2017, 17:54 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Lewis Hamilton won the Italian Grand Prix virtually unchallenged from pole position Sunday and moved ahead of Sebastian Vettel to take the lead in the drivers' standings. Hamilton finished nearly...

Hamilton sets pole record with dramatic last lap in the rain

Sunday, 3 September 2017, 07:50 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Full throttle at more than 300 kph (nearly 200 mph), his vision impaired by heavy rain pounding down on his shiny golden helmet, Lewis Hamilton pulled out a clutch performance to enter the F1 record...

Hamilton takes pole at Belgian GP to equal Schumacher record

Saturday, 26 August 2017, 15:32 Last update: about 3 months ago

Lewis Hamilton has equaled Michael Schumacher's Formula One record of 68 pole positions, leading qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix from start to finish on Saturday. The three-time F1 champion...

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