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Dominant Lewis Hamilton wins in Spanish Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel fourth

Dominant Lewis Hamilton wins in Spanish Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel fourth

Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix in a commanding Mercedes one-two on Sunday to stretch his Formula One lead over Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel from four to 17 points.

May 13, 2018, 21:16 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton ends Sebastian Vettel's pole run at Spainish Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton ends Sebastian Vettel's pole run at Spainish Grand Prix

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton seized pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday in a Mercedes one-two that ended Sebastian Vettel's bid for a fourth in a row.

May 12, 2018, 20:50 PM IST
Valtteri Bottas fastest as Mercedes lead Spanish GP practice

Valtteri Bottas fastest as Mercedes lead Spanish GP practice

Mercedes, with Valtteri Bottas again quicker than world champion Lewis Hamilton, led the way in the first Spanish Grand Prix practice on Friday with Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel the best of the rest.

May 11, 2018, 19:04 PM IST
BMW aims to double sales of Mini brand in India in 2018

BMW aims to double sales of Mini brand in India in 2018

German luxury carmaker BMW is looking to double sales of its compact luxury vehicle brand, Mini in India as it starts local assembly of the range.

May 03, 2018, 14:30 PM IST
Lucky Lewis Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Lucky Lewis Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton won a crash-littered, chaotic and entirely unpredictable Azerbaijan Grand Prix to seize the Formula One championship lead on Sunday and hand Mercedes their first victory of the season.

Apr 29, 2018, 20:38 PM IST
Three in a row for Vettel, Hamilton shares front Azerbaijan Grand Prix row

Three in a row for Vettel, Hamilton shares front Azerbaijan Grand Prix row

Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel smiled with relief Saturday after he had claimed pole for Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix ahead of a revived Lewis Hamilton for Mercedes in a crash-strewn qualifying session.

Apr 28, 2018, 22:37 PM IST
Shanghai 'disaster' clouds title hopes: Lewis Hamilton

Shanghai 'disaster' clouds title hopes: Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton declared his Chinese Grand Prix a "disaster" on Sunday and said Mercedes would find it tough to repeat their F1 championship victory unless they can sort out issues with a car he feels uncomfortable in.

Apr 15, 2018, 17:04 PM IST
Constable dies after car driven by Meghalaya minister's son hits bike

Constable dies after car driven by Meghalaya minister's son hits bike

28-year-old Aibansharai Nongsiej - who rammed his Mercedes car into the two police personnel - was at the driving seat while the accident happened, East Khasi Hills district SP Davis Marak said.

Apr 07, 2018, 20:56 PM IST
Motor racing: Hamilton handed five-place grid penalty for Bahrain

Motor racing: Hamilton handed five-place grid penalty for Bahrain

A Mercedes spokesman confirmed Hamilton would have a new gearbox for final practice and qualifying, incurring an automatic five-place penalty.

Apr 07, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton 'relaxed' over new Mercedes contract

Lewis Hamilton 'relaxed' over new Mercedes contract

Lewis Hamilton is keen to see Formula One’s long-awaited blueprint for the future before he signs a new contract with Mercedes, the world champion said on Thursday.

Apr 05, 2018, 22:58 PM IST
Mercedes find bug that robbed Lewis Hamilton of victory at Australian Grand Prix

Mercedes find bug that robbed Lewis Hamilton of victory at Australian Grand Prix

Formula One world champions Mercedes have found the computer bug that cost Lewis Hamilton victory at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix and taken steps to ensure it does not happen again.

Mar 29, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Formula One: Mercedes party over after 'software glitch' cost Lewis Hamilton in Australian Grand Prix

Formula One: Mercedes party over after 'software glitch' cost Lewis Hamilton in Australian Grand Prix

Pole-sitting champion Hamilton appeared set to coast to an emphatic win in the season-opener at Albert Park but by the end of the race, Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel was the man beaming from the top of the podium.

Mar 25, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton seizes pole for Australian F1 Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton seizes pole for Australian F1 Grand Prix

Mercedes world champion Lewis Hamilton produced a sizzling final lap to grab pole position for the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix on Saturday.

Mar 24, 2018, 16:07 PM IST
Lewis Hamilton fastest in second practice but Red Bull at his heels

Lewis Hamilton fastest in second practice but Red Bull at his heels

After lapping Albert Park in one minute 24.026 seconds to dominate the first practice of the new season, Hamilton improved the mark slightly to 1:23.931 in the second session on a balmy autumn day.

Mar 23, 2018, 14:44 PM IST
Bernie Ecclestone urges F1 to take breakaway threat seriously

Bernie Ecclestone urges F1 to take breakaway threat seriously

Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne has threatened his team could quit if F1`s American owners follow through on plans for simpler engines and a redistribution of prize money after contracts expire in 2020.

Mar 23, 2018, 10:49 AM IST
Lewis Hamilton clocks fastest practice lap in Mercedes' 1-2

Lewis Hamilton clocks fastest practice lap in Mercedes' 1-2

Champion Hamilton posted a flying lap of one minute 24.026 seconds on a glorious day at Albert Park`s lakeside circuit, leaving a gap of over half a second to team mate Valtteri Bottas. 

Mar 23, 2018, 09:43 AM IST
Mercedes Benz introduces waterless car wash system in India

Mercedes Benz introduces waterless car wash system in India

Mercedes claims close to 10,000 litres of water can be saved each year by using waterless car wash systems.

Mar 22, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
 Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel kick off race for fifth title in Melbourne

Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel kick off race for fifth title in Melbourne

This year marks the first that two quadruple champions are competing in the same season and their battle to see who joins Argentine legend Juan Manuel Fangio in second place on the all-time list with five titles promises to light up the series. 

Mar 21, 2018, 16:37 PM IST
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton on top but concern at grassroots

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton on top but concern at grassroots

Britain is on top of the world in Formula One, with Lewis Hamilton beginning his quest for a fifth championship in Australia this weekend, but there is concern at the grassroots level.

Mar 20, 2018, 10:29 AM IST
Fangio in his sights: Lewis Hamilton wants fast start to F1 season

Fangio in his sights: Lewis Hamilton wants fast start to F1 season

Lewis Hamilton will try to lay down a marker in this week's season-opening Australian Grand Prix as he sets his sights on beating fierce rival Sebastian Vettel to a fifth F1 world title.

Mar 19, 2018, 15:41 PM IST