Formula One

Ecclestone sees little hope for F1 in 2020

Bernie Ecclestone holds little hope of Formula One racing this season due to the coronavirus pandemic and said he would have declared it game over already. The 89-year-old former F1 supremo, speaking to Reuters from the seclusion of his...

2020 F1 season to commence on July 5

The 2020 Formula 1 season is expected to commence on July 5, with the Austrian GP. The race will be the first of eight, held "behind-closed-doors" in Europe, over 10 weeks. The sport revealed the bumper provisional calendar in its...

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 wins in Bahrain as Grosjean survives fireball crash

Lewis Hamilton powered to victory at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday in a race overshadowed by a horrific crash for French driver Romain Grosjean. Briton Hamilton, crowned world champion for a record-equalling seventh time last time out in Turkey,...

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...

Lewis Hamilton “appalled” by UK government’s handling of coronavirus pandemic.

Six-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton says he's "appalled" by the way Boris Johnson and the UK Government have responded to the coronavirus pandemic. New quarantine rules have now come into effect in which all people arriving in the UK...

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...

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 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 clinches seventh world title

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has won Formula One's World Championship for a seventh time following victory at the Turkish Grand Prix on Sunday (November 15). Hamilton is now the joint most-successful racing driver in the history of the sport. He...