The Malta Independent 24 April 2017, Monday


Bottas beats Hamilton to take pole position at Bahrain GP

Saturday, 15 April 2017, 19:19 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

Valtteri Bottas pipped his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton right at the end of qualifying on Saturday to take pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix. Hamilton had taken pole in the first two...

Revamped F1 season already living up to its hype

Thursday, 13 April 2017, 13:31 Last update: about 11 days ago

A pair of multiple world champions level on points, Mercedes and Ferrari neck-and-neck. This season's revamped Formula One is already living up to the hype. Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel...

Hamilton captures 6th pole at Chinese GP with record time

Saturday, 8 April 2017, 12:42 Last update: about 16 days ago Associated Press

Faced with a spirited challenge from a resurgent Ferrari for the new Formula One season, Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton showed that he's still the driver to beat. Hamilton captured his sixth pole...

Hamilton again expects stiff challenge from Vettel in China

Thursday, 6 April 2017, 13:56 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

Three-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton finds himself in an unfamiliar position just one race into the new season — facing a stiff challenge from a driver other than former Mercedes...

More races, more friction in the future for F1

Friday, 24 March 2017, 09:31 Last update: about 1 month ago

The new owners of Formula One are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers. Sean...

Hamilton fastest in 1st practice sessions for Australian GP

Friday, 24 March 2017, 09:29 Last update: about 1 month ago

Lewis Hamilton delivered the faster speeds that Formula One rule changes had promised Friday, going under the racing lap record in the second practice session for the season-opening Australian Grand...

Aussie Ricciardo tipping much faster Red Bull in 2017

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 13:36 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

Daniel Ricciardo is confident his Red Bull is faster than the car he drove to third place in the Formula One drivers' championship last season. Whether it's fast enough to catch the Mercedes...

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