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Lewis Hamilton wins in China as F1 celebrates race 1000

Lewis Hamilton wins in China as F1 celebrates race 1000

Lewis Hamilton drove a commanding race to beat teammate Valtteri Bottas to victory in China, as Formula One celebrated its 1000th race. Hamilton surged past polesitter Bottas into turn 1 at Shanghai, and was never really troubled throughout the race,…
Lewis Hamilton second as Bottas wins F1 season opener in Melbourne

Lewis Hamilton second as Bottas wins F1 season opener in Melbourne

Credit: Artes Max from Spain [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)] Lewis Hamilton was only second as his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas dominated the season opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix to win in Melbourne. The Finn overtook polesitter Hamilton down at…
Remembering Charlie Whiting: His best moments

Remembering Charlie Whiting: His best moments

Photo credit: ph-stop on Flickr (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) On the eve of the first race of the 2019 season, Formula One lost one of its icons. Although not a driver, Whiting will go down as one of the greatest to ever walk…
Formula One Season Preview

Formula One Season Preview

Image Credit: “F1 race – into 1st lap they go” (CC BY-SA 2.0) by JaffaPix Formula One (F1) looks as exciting as ever in 2019, and Jamie Downes previews the season coming up. Ah, the joys of spring. The days…
Reaching new heights: how did Hamilton become champion?

Reaching new heights: how did Hamilton become champion?

Written by Jamie Downes (@JamieDownes11) With his 4th place in Mexico City last weekend, Lewis Hamilton assured his place in F1 legend. The Briton’s 5th world drivers championship elevated him above the likes of Ayrton Senna, Sebastian Vettel and Alain…
Hamilton must wait for title as Raikkonen wins in Austin

Hamilton must wait for title as Raikkonen wins in Austin

Report by Jamie Downes (@JamieDownes11) Lewis Hamilton must wait until the Mexican Grand Prix for another chance at a fifth world drivers championship, as Kimi Raikkonen took victory in an enthralling race in Austin. Hamilton’s title rival Sebastian Vettel did…
Bianchi’s death 4 years on: a safer Formula One

Bianchi’s death 4 years on: a safer Formula One

Written by Joshua Buck (@OfficialBUCKTV) Jules Bianchi, born on 3rd August 1989 in Nice, was a young prodigy rising through the ranks in the Ferrari driver academy. He was widely tipped for success and even made history as the first…
Vettel’s retirement solidifies Hamilton’s title hopes

Vettel’s retirement solidifies Hamilton’s title hopes

Lewis Hamilton took a giant step towards solidifying his fourth world championship after Sebastian Vettel suffered his second retirement in two races. Like so many world championships in the past, it seems as if Suzuka has once again decided another…