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Formula 1: Mercedes to keep permanent red star for Niki Lauda

A red three-pointed star on the engine cover is one of several on-car tributes to the Austrian at Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix, with the `halo` head protection device painted red as a reference to Lauda`s familiar red cap.

May 26, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

Monaco Grand Prix: We got our sums wrong, admits Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto

Leclerc had been told he did not need to do another lap in the first phase of qualifying, Ferrari believing his time was good enough for him to go through and that they could save a set of tyres.

May 26, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton back on top with victory in Spain Grand Prix

The 76th victory of the five times world champion`s career, and third of the season, sent the Briton seven points clear of Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas.

May 13, 2019, 00:22 AM IST

Formula 1: Mercedes have discussed Ferrari move with Lewis Hamilton, says Toto Wolff

Hamilton, 34, has a contract with Mercedes until the end of 2020, by which time he could have equalled Ferrari great Michael Schumacher`s unprecedented seven titles and broken other records.

May 12, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Spanish Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas pips Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to grab pole position

Bottas clocked the fastest lap of one minute and 15.406 seconds to finish 0.634 seconds quicker than his Mercedes team-mate Hamilton.

May 11, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

Formula 1: Charles Leclerc aiming for a first in a thousand

Sunday`s race is the 1,000th in world championship history and the Ferrari driver, who took pole position and set the fastest race lap at Sakhir two weeks ago, can write his name on it with a first victory.

Apr 10, 2019, 18:04 PM IST

New McLaren a step forward in every aspect, says Fernando Alonso

The 37-year-old Spaniard last drove a Formula One car in November but he was at the Bahrain circuit in a tyre testing role as well as to get a feel for the new car and provide feedback.

Apr 03, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas determined to hang on to winning feeling

The 29-year-old Mercedes driver took a crushing victory in Melbourne two weeks ago to finish more than 20 seconds clear of teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Mar 29, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Australian GP qualifying: Lewis Hamilton in 'shock' over Mercedes pace

Hamilton`s lap was more than seven-tenths of a second quicker than chief rival Sebastian Vettel, a year after the Briton left a similar gap to Ferrari when taking pole at the season-opener.

Mar 17, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Australian GP qualifying: Puzzled Sebastian Vettel admits Ferrari 'should be better'

Third-fastest Vettel was more than seven-tenths of a second slower than top-placed Hamilton during Australian Grand Prix qualifying.

Mar 16, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

Formula One is a completely different ball game: Venturi team boss Susie Wolff

The triumph, in Formula E`s 50th race, made Wolff the first woman to win a round of a global FIA-sanctioned single-seater open-wheel series as a team boss. 

 

 

Mar 14, 2019, 13:59 PM IST

Formula One mourns sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting

Whiting, who started his career working for the Hesketh team in 1977, died in Melbourne of a pulmonary embolism just three days before the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

Mar 14, 2019, 11:00 AM IST

Red Bull, Mercedes to launch 2019 F1 cars on same day

Former champions Red Bull, who finished third overall behind champions Mercedes and Ferrari last year, have switched from Renault power units to Honda for the season starting in Australia on March 17.

Feb 05, 2019, 10:14 AM IST

Mattia Binotto to replace Maurizio Arrivabene as Ferrari F1 boss- report

The Ferrari veteran, who has risen through the ranks to technical director and overseen a big step up in engine performance, has also reportedly been a target for rival constructors. 

Jan 07, 2019, 17:00 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton picks fifth F1 trophy, eyes more titles

Britain`s most successful racing driver, and only the third man to win at least five titles, also won a media vote for personality of the year -- denying Red Bull rival Max Verstappen a fourth in a row.

Dec 08, 2018, 07:49 AM IST

Delhi hit-and-run case: Police scans 4,000 Mercedes to arrest accused driver

A Mercedes emblem was found at the incident spot which prompted police to procure details of about 4,000 cars of the same marquee from the Road Transport Authority.

Dec 05, 2018, 08:27 AM IST

Motor racing: Lewis Hamilton fastest in final practice of 2018 season

The Briton, who clinched the title in Mexico with two races to spare, lapped the Yas Marina circuit with a best time of one minute 37.176 seconds.

Nov 24, 2018, 17:59 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton defends controversial 'India poor place' remarks

The five-time F1 champion recently stated during an interview with the BBC that he found the decision to conduct F1 races in countries which lacked a "racing tradition" quite strange. 

Nov 16, 2018, 10:27 AM IST

India was such a poor place: F1 star Lewis Hamilton questions Grand Prix venues

Lewis Hamilton says he felt conflicted seeing the beautiful grand prix track in a 'poor country like India.'

Nov 14, 2018, 16:40 PM IST

F1: Lewis Hamilton defends Sebastian Vettel following media criticism

Hamilton will become only the third driver to win five titles or more if he scores eight points more than Vettel in Texas next week.

Oct 09, 2018, 16:05 PM IST