Tag: Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton leads one-two at F1 Spanish GP

  Five races into the season and Mercedes-AMG F1 Team are back in the title hunt, thanks to Lewis Hamilton’s dominant win at the newly-resurfaced Circuit de Catalunya. Team mate Valtteri Bottas did good with a second place to ensure a Mercedes 1-2; the first for the season. Third place went to Max Verstappen, who scored his first podium of the year. Rivals Ferraris were not so well-strung in this race, with Sebastien Vettel finishing fourth and Kimi Raikkonen retiring from the race due to an engine failure.

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Hamilton and Bottas net first front-row lockout of the season

  The Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix qualifiers saw Lewis Hamilton and team mate Valtteri Bottas secure the first front-row lockout for the season. Less than two-tenths of a second split the top three qualifiers on Saturday, with Hamilton taking pole from Bottas and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel. Kimi Raikkonen was fourth in the sister Ferrari, followed by the Red Bulls of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo.

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Hamilton takes first win of the season at F1 Azerbaijan

  It took four races for Lewis Hamilton to get the win in the 2018 season, at the rather new Baku Circuit in Azerbaijan. It was Hamilton’s 63rd career win and first at Baku. It wasn’t Hamilton’s win until the final two laps when team mate Valtteri Bottas, who led the race in the closing stint, suffered a puncture and dropped out of the race.

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Mercedes-AMG F1 Team pushes for fifth title with new F1 W09 EQ Power+

  Four-time Formula One Champions Mercedes-AMG F1 Team have unveiled their most advanced challenger for the 2018 Season, the F1 W09 EQ Power+. The Mercedes F1 W09 EQ Power+ took its initial first laps at the launch site, Silverstone, United Kingdom.

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A year to remember for the Mercedes-AMG F1 Team

  At the FIA Prize Giving Gala, Mercedes- AMG F1 Team and Lewis Hamilton receive their trophies for the Formula One World Championships Constructors and Drivers’ titles. The team is already planning their famous Christmas party to celebrate a remarkable year and their four consecutive F1 crowns. Also at the FIA Prize giving on Sunday, the Mercedes-AMG F1 W08 EQ Power+ won the title “Racing Car of the Year” by Autosport.

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Hamilton takes 2017 Formula 1 Drivers Championship; Verstappen scores dominant win at F1 Mexican GP

  Red Bull’s Max Verstappen celebrated a dominant victory at the Formula One Mexican Grand Prix. It was Verstappen’s second race win in the 2017 season and third of his career. A major collision between title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastien Vettel at race start gave Verstappen a start to finish win. Valtteri Bottas and Kimi Raikkonen finished second and third to complete the podium.

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F1 United States Grand Prix: Hamilton inches closer to Title with win

  Lewis Hamilton has won again at the Circuit of the America (COTA) in Austin, TX ahead of title rival Sebastien Vettel. Vettel’s team mate Kimi Raikkoknen took third spot to make it a double podium finish for Ferrari at the United States Grand Prix. Raikkonen hung on to the final podium spot after Red Bull’s Max Verstappen’s last lap overtaking was ruled illegal.

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Hamilton scores 3rd win at F1 Japanese GP and extends title lead

   As predicted Lewis Hamilton won the Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix at the magnificent Suzuka Circuit, today. The win puts him 59 points clear of title rival Sebastien Vettel, who didn’t finish in the points at the Japanese GP; with only four rounds left. Rounding off the podium finishers were the two Red Bulls of Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo.

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Hamilton takes third straight win at F1 Singapore GP

  The F1 Singapore Grand Prix was won by Lewis Hamilton, who converted a third row start to get his third straight win at the Marina Bay Street Circuit and seventh of the year. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo split the two Mercedes drivers in second, with Valtteri Bottas third.

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200th GP win for Lewis Hamilton at F1 Belgian GP

  The Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix saw Lewis Hamilton capture his 200th career win as he finished ahead of Championship rival Sebastien Vettel at the picturesque Spa-Francorchamps Circuit. Daniel Ricciardo topped Kimi Raikkonen for the final podium spot.

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