Formula One

Saudi Arabia to join F1 in 2021; rights activists raise concerns

F1 Chairman Chase Carey has welcomed Saudi Arabia to Formula 1 after the Middle East country announced a successful bid to host an event in the 2021 season. The city of Jeddah will stage the inaugural race in November...

Hamilton wins at Imola

Lewis Hamilton sealed a record-extending 93rd Formula 1 victory after recovering from third to win the Emilia-Romagna GP ahead of Valtteri Bottas, after Max Verstappen's crash led to a chaotic finish.Mercedes, who were pushed hard by Verstappen, clinched their...

Hamilton risks fine over political message in Tuscany

Lewis Hamilton could find himself in hot water with F1 chiefs after using his Tuscan Grand Prix win to make a controversial political statement. The Briton took the 90th win of his career in Mugello on Sunday (September 13) and...

Williams family step aside from F1’s Constructos

Williams team drivers George Russell and Nicholas Latifi say they're confident about the team's future under new ownership after news that Williams Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams and founder Sir Frank will step away from the team after the...

Hamilton wins Spanish GP

Mercedes driver, Lewis Hamilton on Sunday claimed the Spanish GP to extend the lead at the top of the Drivers’ championship.The six-time world champion masterfully shrugged off tyre concerns to seal a dominant victory ahead of Red Bell’s Max...

Mansell tips Hamilton to topple Schumacher

British Formula One legend Nigel Mansell has declared that reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton will establish himself as the most successful driver in Formula One history. Mansell has predicted that Hamilton will surpass Michael Schumacher's record of seven world titles...

Hamilton disappointed with Andretti, Stewart race remarks

Six-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton has expressed disappointment with the recent comments made by Mario Andretti and Sir Jackie Stewart after remarks that Hamilton had become a "militant" and that there wasn't a "big problem" with diversity in...

Hamilton looking for £40 million a year from Mercedes

Six-time world champion, Lewis Hamilton wants £40 million per year to sign a new contract at German constructors, Mercedes.The 35-year-old Briton’s current contract runs out at the end of the 2020 season. Hamilton, who currently earns £36 million a year...

Hamilton, Mercedes to race in Black

Six-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team will run all-black livery on their cars this season. The reigning constructors’ champions are taking this step as part of a huge message against racism. Mercedes have traditionally raced in...

Three F1 races cancelled

It has been announced that three more Formula 1 races have been cancelled from the 2020 schedule. The races - Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan - have been removed from the regular 2020 race schedule as a result of the impact...