Having been well and truly outgunned in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix by team mate Valtteri Bottas, Lewis Hamilton hit back in emphatic style on race day to claim his third win of the season, as Mercedes stretched their current record of consecutive one-two finishes to an incredible five.
Valtteri Bottas will start a Grand Prix from pole position for the third time in a row on Sunday after a stunning performance in Barcelona qualifying saw him beat Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton by over half a second, with Sebastian Vettel third for Ferrari.
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took fourth
Charles Leclerc had looked on course to convert his first pole position into a maiden win under the floodlights in Bahrain. That was until 10 laps before the end of the Grand Prix when an issue with his Ferrari’s MGU-H forced him to concede the lead he’d held for the
Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton have struck the first major blow in 2019, Hamilton taking pole for the Australian Grand Prix from team mate Valtteri Bottas, a full 0.7s up from the third-placed Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel.
Hamilton clocked the lap record of Albert Park with a 1m 20.486s to snatch the
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton does not have “a lot of good things” to say about Pirelli’s 2019 tyres, and thinks the new compound identification system is “confusing”.
Pirelli has modified its rubber for this season, introducing the thinner-gauge tread that was used at three races last year to combat
Lewis Hamilton mixed up his training regime over the winter to bulk up under Formula 1’s new driver weight rules, and says he is in his best condition ever.
Last year the five-time world champion pledged to become a “different athlete” after F1 committed to introducing a minimum driver weight of
Lewis Hamilton has conceded that Ferrari looks 'very, very strong' right now, but he says it is not unusual for his Italian rival to hit the ground running in testing.
While Hamilton's Mercedes team has not focused on delivering headline times at Barcelona this week, Ferrari has impressed with both the pace and
Lewis Hamilton says that the new Mercedes W10 feels "quite a bit different" compared to its 2018 Formula 1 car after the opening day of pre-season testing in Barcelona.
After the car was shaken down at a filming day at Silverstone last week, Valtteri Bottas ran 69 laps in this morning’s
The official F1 website has made a ranking with the 10 best pilots ot the season till summer break.
The team of experts of the F1 website assesst each driver every GP and score them according to theri performance across the weekend. They combined the scores for the 12 opening races
RACE: Hamilton beats Raikkonen amid Baku drama
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel had looked on course for this third win of the season in Baku on Sunday. Then the Red Bulls of Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen collided late on, the Safety Car was deployed and everything changed…
Valtteri Bottas made his sole pit
Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff has described Bernie Ecclestone's comments questioning Lewis Hamilton's desire as nothing more than a "hand grenade" from the ex-F1 supremo.
Ecclestone told Sky Sports he feels Hamilton is "not the racer he was", suggesting he could be "getting a little bit tired of travelling and
Lewis Hamilton says Red Bull appears to be "quite a bit ahead" at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, as he admitted that Mercedes is simply not quick enough.
The world champion was fourth and fifth fastest in the opening practice sessions at Baku, and was open that his car was no match