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Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton feels "humbled" after winning a 5th title

Hamilton has won 71 races, 20 fewer than Schumacher, and four titles for Mercedes in the past five years. The first was with McLaren in 2008.

Oct 29, 2018, 14:51 PM IST

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

Late F1 champion Juan Manuel Fangio exhumed in paternity row

The body of five-time Formula One champion Juan Manuel Fangio was exhumed Friday in his native Argentina to settle a paternity dispute two decades after his death at age 84.

Aug 08, 2015, 09:02 AM IST

Juan Manuel Fangio exhumation will go ahead, says judge: Report

Formula One great Juan Manuel Fangio`s body will be exhumed as planned in a paternity case despite a suspension order made in the name of a rival claim, Argentine media reported on Thursday.

Jul 17, 2015, 09:13 AM IST

Argentine legend to be exhumed for test

An Argentine judge has ordered the remains of 1950s Formula One champion driver Juan Manuel Fangio to be exhumed for a paternity test.

Jul 11, 2015, 04:28 AM IST

Tragedy of `55 lingers over Le Mans 24 Hours race

The Le Mans 24 Hours race gets set for its 83rd edition on Saturday, 60 years after the worst tragedy in racing devastated the world of motorsport.

Jun 11, 2015, 22:33 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton leaves the partying for later

Graham Hill would doubtlessly have done it differently.

Nov 24, 2014, 17:01 PM IST

Bahrain GP: Hamilton edges Rosberg in Bahrain thriller

Lewis Hamilton won the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg after a thrilling wheel-to-wheel duel, taking him level with the legendary Juan Manuel Fangio with a 24th career victory.

Apr 06, 2014, 23:05 PM IST

Sebastian Vettel set for India coronation

Sebastian Vettel looks set to join Formula One`s greats by sealing his fourth successive world title when he starts from pole position at the Indian Grand Prix on Sunday.

Oct 27, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Sebastian Vettel ready to put F1 championship to bed

At the end of a week in which he has been accused of sending Formula One fans to sleep, Sebastian Vettel can put the championship to bed on Sunday.

Oct 09, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Boos, snooze but Vettel poised for greatness

Sebastian Vettel has endured boos and his dominance has been called boring but he stands on the verge of true Formula One greatness by sealing his fourth straight world title this week in Japan.

Oct 09, 2013, 10:14 AM IST

Formula One icon Fangio`s sold for $26.4 mn

The Mercedes-Benz W196 with which legendary Argentine racing driver Juan Manuel Fangio won the second of his five Formula One world titles was sold on Friday at auction for 17.5 million pounds ($26.4 million).

Jul 13, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

Vettel aims to join trio of F1 greats

Sebastian Vettel will have to be the best of the best if he is to join Juan Manuel Fangio and Michael Schumacher as the only drivers to have won three successive Formula One titles.

Mar 09, 2012, 08:59 AM IST