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F1 season to start in Bahrain after Australian GP postponed

Wednesday, 13 January 2021, 07:55 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

The start of the Formula One season was delayed by one week on Tuesday after the Australian Grand Prix was postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the race in Melbourne moved from March...

Perez stays calm to win chaotic Sakhir GP for 1st F1 win

Monday, 7 December 2020, 06:49 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Sergio Perez waited 190 races to finally stand on the podium as a Formula One winner and end a 50-year wait of its own for Mexico. Perez's win at a chaotic Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain was the...

Bottas takes pole position for Sakhir GP ahead of Russell

Sunday, 6 December 2020, 06:38 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas took pole position ahead of temporary teammate George Russell for the Sakhir Grand Prix on Saturday. It was the 16th pole of Bottas' career and he placed just .026...

Hamilton tests positive for COVID-19, will miss Sakhir F1 GP

Tuesday, 1 December 2020, 09:44 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss the Sakhir Grand Prix this weekend. The Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team issued a statement Tuesday saying...

Hamilton wins Bahrain GP, Grosjean escapes burning car

Monday, 30 November 2020, 06:29 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton won a crash-marred Bahrain Grand Prix where Romain Grosjean somehow escaped with only minor burns after his car exploded into a fireball. The 34-year-old...

F1 driver Grosjean escapes after horror crash at Bahrain GP

Sunday, 29 November 2020, 18:30 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean appeared to escape with minor burns after his car crashed and burst into flames moments after the start of the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. The 34-year-old...

Hamilton clinches record 7th F1 title with win at Turkish GP

Sunday, 15 November 2020, 16:47 Last update: about 5 months ago Associated Press

Lewis Hamilton clinched a record-equaling seventh Formula One title after winning a wet and gloomy Turkish Grand Prix for a record-extending 94th victory on Sunday. Hamilton now stands alongside...

Hamilton wins Emilia Romagna Grand Prix for 93rd F1 win

Monday, 2 November 2020, 06:35 Last update: about 5 months ago Associated Press

Runaway championship leader Lewis Hamilton overcame a sluggish start to win the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix on Sunday for a record-extending 93rd Formula One victory. Hamilton beat Mercedes...

Hamilton qualifies second and predicts a 'boring' race in Imola

Saturday, 31 October 2020, 17:59 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

Formula One is back at Imola for the first time since 2006 and drivers have been raving over the “old-school” layout of the Enzo and Dino Ferrari circuit. After all, the track...

Hamilton stands alone in Formula One after 92nd victory

Monday, 26 October 2020, 07:08 Last update: about 5 months ago Associated Press

After growing up watching Michael Schumacher's triumphs on television, Lewis Hamilton now stands above him and alone in Formula One history with 92 victories. Hamilton's comprehensive win at the...

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