Grand Prix

  • Hamilton consoles Russell after Imola mistake
    LONDON, November 2 (Reuters): Six times world champion Lewis Hamilton led Formula One drivers past and present in consoling George Russell after a costly error in Sunday's Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. The Williams driver had been heading for a long-awaited first top 10 finish when he speared off the track at Imola and into the barrier while trying to get heat into his tyres as he followed the safety car. The 22-year-old Briton crouched down on the grass, his unhappine
  • Factbox: Hamilton v Schumacher in numbers
    Reuters Lewis Hamilton equalled retired Ferrari great Michael Schumacher's all-time record 91 wins at the Eifel Grand Prix on Sunday. The following details their key statistics: HAMILTON Career starts 261 Pole positions 96 Points finishes 224 Podiums 160Wins 91 Fastest laps 51Titles 6 SCHUMACHER Career starts 306 Pole positions 68 Points finishes 221 Podiums 155 Wins 91 Fastest laps 77 Titles 7 Milestones: First win: Hamilton
  • Hamilton takes 91st win to equal Schumacher's F1 record
    Reuters  Lewis Hamilton equalled Michael Schumacher's all-time record 91 Formula One wins on Sunday with an Eifel Grand Prix victory that catapulted the Mercedes driver closer to a seventh world championship. While the Briton triumphed at the Nuerburgring, the German circuit where Ferrari great Schumacher won five times, team mate Valtteri Bottas suffered a huge hit to his title hopes with a first retirement of the season. Hamilton, celebrating his seventh win of the
  • Red Bull's Verstappen wins F1's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
    Silverstone, August 9 (IANS): Red Bull's Max Verstappen became the first non-Mercedes driver to clinch a race in 2020, as the Red Bull racer won the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix ahead of the Mercedes pairing of Lewis Hamilton and pole sitter Valtteri Bottas after an incredible display here. Verstappen finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and his Silver Arrows teammate Valtteri Bottas with Ferrari's Charles Leclerc finishing fourth and Red Bull's Alexander Albon securing the f
  • Rain master Hamilton storms to Styrian GP pole
    (Reuters): Six-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton lived up to his rain master reputation with an astonishing lap to put his Mercedes on pole position for the first Styrian Grand Prix at Austria's Red Bull Ring on Saturday.   In a session that started 46 minutes late after a washed out final practice, the Briton powered through the spray to go top with a time 1.216 seconds quicker than Red Bull's Max Verstappen.   The pole was a record-ext