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Sebastian Vettel says he has no intention of “running away” from the Ferrari Formula 1 team before the end of the 2020 season.

Red Bull and Racing Point say no room for Sebastian Vettel

Red Bull gave a “definite no” on Friday to four-times Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel’s hopes of returning to them next year while rivals Racing Point politely closed another door to the German.
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Lewis Hamilton ponders ‘dry dance’ as Mercedes left in dark over struggles

A puzzled Lewis Hamilton said Friday he may try a “dry dance” to avoid starting Sunday’s Styrian Grand Prix from sixth, or worse, on the grid.
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates with champagne on the podium after winning the race, as F1 resumes following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Mark Thompson-Pool via REUTERS

Valtteri Bottas wins dramatic Austrian opener

Formula One came back with a bang on Sunday as Finland’s Valtteri Bottas won a dramatic Austrian season-opener for champions Mercedes in a race with only 11 finishers and no spectators.
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton on the grid kneels wearing an anti-racism T-shirt before the race Mark Thompson-Pool via REUTERS

Lewis Hamilton, other F1 drivers take a knee in Austria

Six times world champion Lewis Hamilton and a majority of Formula One’s 20 drivers took a knee on the starting grid before Sunday’s season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas stayed calm in a stormy race on Sunday to claim a measured victory for Mercedes as Formula One returned with a bang in a belated, dramatic and incident-strewn 2020 season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.

Valtteri Bottas wins Austrian GP as Lewis Hamilton challenge hit by double penalty

Valtteri Bottas stayed calm in a stormy race on Sunday to claim a measured victory for Mercedes as Formula One returned with a bang in a belated, dramatic and incident-strewn 2020 season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas continued their total dominance with another one-two to top the times in Saturday’s third and final free practice at the belated season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton leads Valtteri Bottas in Mercedes one-two in final practice

Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas continued their total dominance with another one-two to top the times in Saturday’s third and final free practice at the belated season-opening Austrian Grand Prix.
General view of media as they listen to Formula One group CEO Chase Carey during a press conference after it was announced the Australian Grand Prix would be cancelled after a McLaren team member tested positive for coronavirus. REUTERS-Edgar Su

Formula One to call off Bahrain and Vietnamese GPs

Formula One will call off the next two races in Bahrain and Vietnam after the cancellation of Sunday’s Australian season-opener due to the coronavirus outbreak, multiple F1 sources told Reuters on Friday.
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F1: Max Verstappen comments ‘sign of weakness’ – Lewis Hamilton

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has said an apparent failure by title rival Max Verstappen to acknowledge his achievements was a “sign of weakness”.
Lewis Hamilton took his first pole position since the German Grand Prix in July. AP

Lewis Hamilton ends pole drought for F1 finale

Lewis Hamilton, a six-time champion ended his nine-race pole drought to ensure he will start from the head of grid for Sunday’s 2019 Abu Dhabi GP finale.
Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the race. Photograph- Jean-Paul Pélissier-Reuters

Lewis Hamilton stretches F1 championship lead

Lewis Hamilton appears unstoppable in clinching the 2019 Formula 1 championship when he registered an emphatic victory ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the French Grand Prix.
Briton Lewis Hamilton won the 1,000th Formula One grand prix Sunday in Shanghai, China after grabbing the lead from Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the first corner.

Lewis Hamilton wins 1000th Formula One race in Shanghai

Briton Lewis Hamilton won the 1,000th Formula One grand prix Sunday in Shanghai, China after grabbing the lead from Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the first corner.
Valterri Bottas with the Australian Grand Prix trophy after winning at Albert Park in Melbourne at the Formula One season opener. Julian Smith-AAP

Valtteri Bottas upstages Lewis Hamilton in Australian Grand Prix

Valtteri Bottas upstaged his Mercedes world champion team-mate Lewis Hamilton Sunday to win the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix in a sizzling performance that he called his “best ever”.
Hamilton clinches record eighth pole in Melbourne Australia

Lewis Hamilton on pole for the 8th time in Melbourne

Mercedes’ world champion Lewis Hamilton snatched a record-extending eighth pole position at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.

Formula One: Hamilton defends Vettel after criticism of mistakes

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has defended Sebastian Vettel after the Ferrari driver’s title hopes effectively ended in Japan at the weekend.
Lewis Hamilton win in Japan to extend his title lead to 67 points over Sebastian Vettel

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton wins Japanese Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel sixth

Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday to take a 67 point lead in the Formula One championship and stand on the brink of a fifth title.

Lewis Hamilton on pole for Japanese Grand Prix

World champion Lewis Hamilton is on pole for the final race in Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday, his 80th since his first at Canada Grand Prix in 2007. This is also his eighth pole of the season.
Russia President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with winner Mercedes' British driver Lewis Hamilton ahead of the podium ceremony for the Formula One Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom circuit in Sochi on September 30, 2018.Mikhail KLIMENTYEV / SPUTNIK / AFP

Lewis Hamilton wins in Russia to extend lead in title race

A sheepish Lewis Hamilton increased his lead in this year's drivers' world championship to 50 points when he claimed an accomplished victory, aided by Mercedes team tactics, in Sunday's Russian Grand Prix.
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Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore GP

Lewis Hamilton extended his world championship lead to 40 points with victory in the Singapore Grand Prix.

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