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Can F1 teammates be real mates? Why not, say McLaren drivers

History suggests that when drivers are fighting for race wins and championships, and enjoy equal status in the same competitive cars, then real friendship is often the first casualty.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton flies the flag with pride in record British Grand Prix win

With the Union Jack fluttering from his Mercedes after it was handed to him by a marshal on his victory lap, the five-times world champion basked in the adulation of a sellout 141,000-strong crowd.

Jul 15, 2019, 17:22 PM 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

Formula 1: Mick Schumacher very like his father, says Mattia Binotto

Schumacher, 20 who is a member of Ferrari`s driver academy after winning the European F3 title last year, made his test debut with the Italian team in Bahrain this month.

Apr 12, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

Mick Schumacher happy to be compared to father ahead of Formula 2 debut

The 19-year-old German is already part of the seven-times world champion`s old Formula One team Ferrari, having joined their driver academy in January.

Mar 22, 2019, 09:06 AM IST

Sebastian Vettel's 5th season with Ferrari draws comparisons to Michael Schumacher

The comparisons with great compatriot Michael Schumacher, who had to wait until his fifth year at Maranello in 2000 before ending a long title drought, are being ramped up again.

Mar 06, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

First day of testing was close to perfection: World Champion Sebastian Vettel

The four times world champion Vettel,  managed 169 laps of Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya and did not hide his delight.

Feb 19, 2019, 10:55 AM 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

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

F1: Lewis Hamilton is stepping into Michael Schumacher territory

A change of engine rules that might shake things up is not due until 2021, at the earliest.

Oct 08, 2018, 23:50 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton looking forward to qualifying on hyper-soft tyres

Lewis Hamilton was full of confidence after clocking the fourth fastest time in Friday's practice for this weekend's Canadian Formula One Grand Prix.

Jun 09, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa, Jenson Button pay tribute to Mark Schumacher

Former Formula One counterparts Fernando Alonso, Felipe Massa and team-mate Jenson Button have paid tribute to legend Michael Schumacher on the fourth anniversary of his horrific accident.

Dec 30, 2017, 18:47 PM IST

Four titles would not make me better than Ayrton Senna: Lewis Hamilton

Senna was 34 when he died in the San Marino Grand Prix at Imola.

Oct 27, 2017, 11:24 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton set to join Senna, Schumacher as F1 great

Lewis Hamilton has no intention of easing up this weekend as he seeks a mere top-five finish in the Mexican Grand Prix to clinch his fourth drivers' world title and a place among the greatest drive

Oct 26, 2017, 14:18 PM IST

Sebastian Vettel smiling through the pain of qualifying last

The Ferrari driver trails Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton by 28 points in the standings, will start Sunday’s race dead last after power unit problems prevented him from setting a time. Hamilton, meanwhile, will begin on the pole.

Oct 01, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton makes the difference again

Hamilton, 28 points clear of Vettel with six races remaining, has now been on pole for four years in a row in Malaysia and five times in total - equalling Michael Schumacher's record at the circuit.

Oct 01, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims 69th pole in Monza to break Michael Schumacher's long standing world record

Schumacher had set the record back in July 2006 at Magny-Cours, France. However, his record of 91 victories and seven world titles is still a distant dream for Hamilton.

Sep 02, 2017, 23:05 PM IST

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton takes record 69th pole, rain spoils Ferrari`s 70th birthday party preparations

The Mercedes driver was more than a second quicker than Red Bull`s Max Verstappen, the second fastest in a much-delayed session that ended more than three and a half hours after it started.

Sep 02, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

Michael Schumacher's son Mick takes father's 1994 car for a spin

Michael left the public limelight after a near-fatal skiing accident in 2013 in which he sustained severe head injuries.

Aug 28, 2017, 00:17 AM IST

Lewis Hamilton takes pole for Belgian GP, equals Michael Schumacher's record

The Brit champion was in fine form on Saturday when he took the pole position for his milestone race. 

Aug 26, 2017, 20:27 PM IST