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F1 has no plan to be like NASCAR, Chase Carey assures Ferrari

F1 has no plan to be like NASCAR, Chase Carey assures Ferrari

Formula One has no desire to emulate U.S. stock car racing, chairman Chase Carey said on Thursday in response to criticism from Ferrari boss Sergio Marchionne about increasing standardization in the sport.

Nov 10, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Red Bull, Ferrari eager to wrap up F1 season on a high

Red Bull, Ferrari eager to wrap up F1 season on a high

Resurgent Red Bull believe they can win the last two races, in Brazil this weekend and Abu Dhabi at the end of November, while Ferrari are also eager to wrap up 2017 with a flourish.

Nov 08, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
 The best man won, says beaten Sebastian Vettel

The best man won, says beaten Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari team boss Maurizio Arrivabene also congratulated Hamilton but said the race had not reflected the true potential of his team's car.

Oct 30, 2017, 21:50 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel hails Maurizio Arrivabene as a key man for Ferrari

Sebastian Vettel hails Maurizio Arrivabene as a key man for Ferrari

The German is now 66 points behind Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton with three races to go. Hamilton needs to finish only fifth on Sunday to secure his fourth championship, but Vettel refused to abandon hope.

Oct 27, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Mexican Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel wants Ferrari to sign off in style

Mexican Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel wants Ferrari to sign off in style

The four-time world champion also said that Ferrari should stick with team boss Maurizio Arrivabene who, he said, had revitalised them.

Oct 27, 2017, 00:26 AM IST
How Lewis Hamilton can win fourth F1 Championship

How Lewis Hamilton can win fourth F1 Championship

Lewis Hamilton can clinch his fourth world drivers' championship title at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix.

AFP Sport looks at how the British driver can seal the deal:

Oct 26, 2017, 08:52 AM IST
Livid Max Verstappen says stewards decisions 'kill sport'

Livid Max Verstappen says stewards decisions 'kill sport'

The 20-year-old Dutchman, who on Friday announced he had signed a new contract to stay with Red Bull until 2020, was livid as he branded one steward an "idiot".

Oct 23, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton is close and has smoked the cigar

Lewis Hamilton is close and has smoked the cigar

With a 66-point advantage over Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, and three races remaining, Hamilton looks sure to become Britain's first four-times world champion in Mexico City next Sunday.

Oct 23, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton roars to 72nd pole, Sebastian Vettel to start from 2nd

US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton roars to 72nd pole, Sebastian Vettel to start from 2nd

The 32-year-old Briton, who can take the championship if he wins for Mercedes and title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari fails to finish in the top five, claimed his 11th pole of the season with a crushing display of pure speed.

Oct 22, 2017, 07:43 AM IST
Usain Bolt to put Lewis Hamilton under starter's orders

Usain Bolt to put Lewis Hamilton under starter's orders

Mercedes driver Hamilton, who can clinch his fourth title on Sunday if he finishes first or second and other results go his way, might also be giving the Jamaican a quick passenger ride in a road car earlier in the day.

Oct 17, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Japanese Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel reprimanded for anthem absence

Japanese Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel reprimanded for anthem absence

The German`s absence was understandable given the commotion around his car on the starting grid as the Italian team`s mechanics hurried to fix a spark plug problem with the clock ticking.

Oct 08, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel's fading title hopes dashed after retirement in Japanese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel's fading title hopes dashed after retirement in Japanese Grand Prix

Hamilton currently leads with seven laps completed. If he wins, he will extend his advantage to 59 points with a maximum 100 points up for grabs from the final four races.

Oct 08, 2017, 11:35 AM IST
Japanese Grand Prix: Dominant Lewis Hamilton seizes Suzuka pole with record lap

Japanese Grand Prix: Dominant Lewis Hamilton seizes Suzuka pole with record lap

Australian Daniel Ricciardo set the fourth-fastest time ahead of Red Bull team-mate Max Verstappen, winner in Malaysia last weekend.

Oct 07, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
Japanese Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on the hunt despite F1 title lead

Japanese Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on the hunt despite F1 title lead

Hamilton lost the title last year despite winning the last four races, with now-retired team-mate Nico Rosberg chalking up the second-places he needed to stay ahead in the standings.

Oct 05, 2017, 20:43 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton storms to Malaysia pole, Sebastian Vettel last on grid

Lewis Hamilton storms to Malaysia pole, Sebastian Vettel last on grid

The Briton, who leads Vettel by 28 points in the overall standings, set a time of one minute, 30.076 seconds in his Mercedes, narrowly beating Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen, who was just 0.045 seconds slower.

Sep 30, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Kimi Raikkonen keeps Ferrari top in final Malaysia GP practice

Kimi Raikkonen keeps Ferrari top in final Malaysia GP practice

Australia's Ricciardo, who won in Malaysia last year ahead of his Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen, finished in front of the Dutchman again, who was sixth fastest on his 20th birthday.

Sep 30, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel leads Kimi Raikkonen in Malaysian GP practice two

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel leads Kimi Raikkonen in Malaysian GP practice two

Daniel Ricciardo, who led a one-two with teammate Max Verstappen in last year’s Malaysian race, ended the day third fastest ahead of the Dutchman.

Sep 29, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
Stunning Sebastian Vettel grabs Singapore Grand Prix pole

Stunning Sebastian Vettel grabs Singapore Grand Prix pole

Vettel, who had struggled in practice, timed a record 1min 39.491sec at the floodlit Marina Bay street circuit ahead of Red Bull`s Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo.

Sep 16, 2017, 21:23 PM IST
Sebastian Vettel refusing to buy into Singapore favourite hype

Sebastian Vettel refusing to buy into Singapore favourite hype

The German heads into the weekend smarting from a crushing defeat at the hands of Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton, who led team-mate Valtteri Bottas in a dominant one-two at Ferrari’s home Italian Grand Prix.

Sep 15, 2017, 08:31 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton chasing Singapore GP hat-trick but wary of Ferrari

Lewis Hamilton chasing Singapore GP hat-trick but wary of Ferrari

Hamilton led team mate Valtteri Bottas in a dominant one-two at the Italian Grand Prix two weeks ago to take his second successive win from a record 69th pole position.

Sep 13, 2017, 19:22 PM IST