Tag Archives: Hamilton

Hamilton continues to set pace at Sao Paulo

After dominating opening practice at Interlagos, Lewis Hamilton doubled up by topping the afternoon timesheets at the São Paulo circuit, edging team-mate Valtteri Bottas by just under five hundredths of a second. However, whereas Hamilton enjoyed a half second advantage over Ferrari’s third-placed Kimi Räikkönen in the morning session, afternoon practice was tighter, with Red… Read More »

Hamilton bags Formula One World Championship; Max Verstappen wins Mexican GP

Lewis Hamilton claimed his fourth FIA Formula One World Drivers’ Championship title with a ninth-placed finish in a Mexican Grand Prix won by Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen. Mercedes driver Hamilton had to battle from the back of the field after an opening lap collision with title rival Sebastian Vettel dropped both men to the… Read More »

Vettel takes 50th pole; Hamilton P3: Mexican F1 GP

Mexico City: Sebastian Vettel took a superb 50th career pole position in qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix ahead of Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen and championship leader Lewis Hamilton. Vettel must win tomorrow’s race and hope that things go wrong for Hamilton in the race, but should Hamilton finish fifth or better, even victory for… Read More »

At the moment, I am just focussed on winning (the title): Hamilton

DRIVERS: 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes); 2 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari);  3 – Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari). PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Usain Bolt) Lewis, so this right here, is your fifth win in Austin, how are you feeling about the championship?  Lewis HAMILTON: I feel amazing. Firstly, look at this crowd. It’s brilliant. LH: These guys have been amazing. Since 2012 this… Read More »

Hamilton moves closer to 4th world championship with a facile win: US GP

Lewis Hamilton moved one step closer to a fourth Drivers’ Championship title with a convincing sixth career US Grand Prix win at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas. The win, ahead of the Ferraris of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen, allied to a fifth place for Valtteri Bottas also handed Mercedes their fourth Constructors’ Championship crown… Read More »

Hamilton does a `Lightening Bolt’ celebration on the podium: 2 sporting legends meet

Austin: Two sporting legends met on the podium as 8-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt interviewed three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton, who did a `Bolt’ on the top-step, after receiving the trophy from former American president Bill Clinton. Earlier, Hamilton let out his now familiar, `wohoo’ as he took the chequered flag and helped the… Read More »

It is such a fantastic circuit to drive, I love it: Lewis Hamilton at CoTA, Austin

DRIVERS: 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes); 2 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari); 3 – Valtteri BOTTAS (Mercedes) TRACK INTERVIEWS Cowboy Lewis, and you rode that car beautifully around there and you even left a couple of ‘11s’ on the lap coming down out of Turn 1. The first sector wasn’t perfect but the lap was good enough to beat… Read More »