Nicolas Hamilton: Younger brother of Lewis makes ‘extraordinary’ debut in British Touring Car Championship
Where is Formula One’s Dustin Brown apocalypse, the shattering of the peace by a random traveller none saw coming? Centre Court at Wimbledon convulsed like an episode of Game of Thrones, the unfathomable outsider driving a blade through the established order. If Rafa Nadal operated in Formula One, he would still be king.
British Formula One fans will hope to see home favourite Lewis Hamilton on the podium at Silverstone tomorrow holding the winner’s trophy aloft. Yet after the star racing driver launched a tirade against the “terrible” quality of winners’ prizes he has been handed on podiums over the past year – with garish plastic awards often being used instead of traditional gold cups – some offended statuette designers could not be blamed if they were rooting for him to fail.
British Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton in first practice but Mercedes referred to stewards after German breaks down
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“The first thing I feel on the Monday morning after a race our cars haven’t won is pain,” Ron Dennis once memorably remarked. As the latest alliance between McLaren and Honda stumbles from one technical drama to the next, that pain has been starting earlier on many race weekends. The golden year of 1988, when McLaren Honda won 15 of that season’s 16 races, it isn’t.
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Austrian Grand Prix 2015 live: Nico Rosberg wins at the Red Bull Ring after beating Lewis Hamilton as Raikkonen and Alonso crash
The eighth race of the 2015 Formula One season sees the historic Red Bull Ring play host to the latest instalment of the championship battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.Nico Rosberg wins the Austrian Grand Prix for a second straight year.Rosberg passes Hamilton off the start and leads through to the chequered flag.Hamilton given a five-second penalty for crossing the pit-lane exit line.Sebastian Vettel runs in third but a long pit stop allows Felipe Massa to take the final step on the podium.Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso involved in heavy first lap accident but both uninjured.
Austrian Grand Prix 2015 live: Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton as Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso crash
The eighth race of the 2015 Formula One season sees the historic Red Bull Ring play host to the latest instalment of the championship battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.Lewis Hamilton starts on pole position with Nico Rosberg second.Both Mercedes drivers went off on their final qualifying runs.Sebastian Vettel starts third but could have the race pace to challenge the leading pair.Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso involved in heavy first lap accident.Rosberg jumps Hamilton on the start.Button will serve a 10-second stop/go penalty
Austrian Grand Prix 2015 live: Latest news and updates from the Red Bull Ring as Lewis Hamilton looks to go back-to-back
The eighth race of the 2015 Formula One season sees the historic Red Bull Ring play host to the latest instalment of the championship battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.Lewis Hamilton starts on pole position with Nico Rosberg second.Both Mercedes drivers went off on their final qualifying runs.Sebastian Vettel starts third but could have the race pace to challenge the leading pair.Kimi Raikkonen out of position in McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso both have 25-place grid penalties.Button will serve a 10-second stop/go penalty, Alonso will serve a drive-through.
Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg despite both drivers coming off the track in qualifying. On a short, nine-corner track where the gaps between teams tend to close up and much had been expected of Ferrari and Williams, the Mercedes drivers came closest to beating themselves.
Austrian Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg spin out of qualifying to give reigning champion pole position
Austrian Grand Prix 2015: Sebastian Vettel tops wet final practice as McLaren hit with incredible 50-place combined grid penalty
Austrian Grand Prix 2015: Sebastian Vettel halts Mercedes’ domination as Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton once again
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Felipe Massa nearly runs over Ferrari chief Maurizio Arrivabene in pit lane during Austrian Grand Prix practice
Austrian Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg sets the benchmark in first practice as Sebastian Vettel completes just four laps
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While Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg were busy pounding the opposition at Canada’s sunny Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday, storm clouds were gathering over the sport as an official complaint to the European Commission looms ever closer relating to questions from the smaller teams about competition rules and the commercial arrangements and governance in Formula One.
Canadian Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton wins again but groundhog near-miss peaks fans’ interest as attentions waver
Canadian Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton wins with nerveless precision in Montreal to extend F1 lead
Lewis Hamilton got over any disappointment he might have harboured after the Monaco Grand Prix with a perfect demonstration run in Canada where he beat team-mate Nico Rosberg. In doing so he surpassed Nigel Mansell’s record for the Briton with the most laps led. But though the Mercedes duo yet again made it look like a cakewalk as they headed Williams’ Valtteri Bottas home by 40 seconds, theirs was a nip-and-tuck race.
Canadian Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton recovers from practice crash to take pole ahead of Nico Rosberg as Sebastian Vettel starts 16th
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F1: We really let Lewis Hamilton down in Monaco but he’ll bounce back quickly, says Mercedes chief Toto Wolff
Formula One: We really let Lewis Hamilton down but he’ll bounce back quickly, says Mercedes chief Toto Wolff
Monaco Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton refuses to criticise Mercedes after pit-stop decision robs him of second Monte Carlo victory
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Monaco Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg wins in Monte Carlo as Mercedes cost Lewis Hamilton victory following Max Verstappen crash
Monaco Grand Prix 2015 live: Lewis Hamilton leads from the front as Nico Rosberg comes under threat from Sebastian Vettel
Latest news and talking points:Lewis Hamilton starts from pole for the first time in Monaco after beating Nico Rosberg in qualifying.Rosberg starts second having made a mistake on his final qualifying run.Sebastian Vettel starts third in the Ferrari ahead of Red Bull pair Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat.Wiliams pair Felipe Massa and Valterri Bottas endure a torrid Saturday and will start 13th and 17th respectively.McLaren’s Jenson Button starts 11th with team-mate Fernando Alonso in 14th.Hamilton leads Rosberg in the championship by 20 points.