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Vettel retakes title lead with win after VIP guest waves chequered flag too early

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel dominated the Canadian Grand Prix to retake the championship lead as Lewis Hamilton could finish only fifth for Mercedes. Vettel converted pole position into a lead at the first corner and was never headed as he kept ...

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Alonso's future and Hamilton's spicy start: All you need to know about Canada

Fernando Alonso ‘celebrated’ his 300th grand prix by qualifying 14th in Canada as his McLaren team ended up in their worst grid positions of the season. If it was not entirely a surprise, it certainly sharpened the focus on the ...

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Canadian Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel on pole, Lewis Hamilton fourth

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel won an intense battle to take pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix, with title rival Lewis Hamilton only fourth. Vettel edged Hamilton’s Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas by 0.093 seconds as Red Bull’s Max Verstappen sneaked ahead ...

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Max Verstappen quickest in Canadian GP second practice

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen headed Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen in second practice at the Canadian Grand Prix. Verstappen’s team-mate Daniel Ricciardo leapt up to third place late on after electrical problems delayed him. But Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes appeared to be quickest, ...

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Canadian GP: Fernando Alonso says I am one of F1's best ever

Fernando Alonso says he is one of the best ever Formula 1 drivers, as he celebrates his 300th grand prix in Canada this weekend. The McLaren driver, whose future in F1 is up in the air, was reflecting on a ...

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Canadian Grand Prix: Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo escapes grid penalty

Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo has escaped a grid penalty at this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix. Chief technical officer Adrian Newey said on Monday that Ricciardo would “definitely” have a penalty after an engine part failed in his Monaco win. But ...

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Verstappen 'might headbutt someone' if crash questions continue

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen says he “might headbutt someone” if he continues to be asked about his series of crashes and mistakes. The 20-year-old Dutchman has crashed or made significant mistakes at all seven races so far this season. ...

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Canadian Grand Prix: Mercedes delay new engine over 'quality issues'

Reliability concerns have forced Mercedes to delay using a new engine that had been planned for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix. The world champions said “quality issues” meant their second-generation 2018 power-unit would be used at the subsequent race in ...

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McLaren reject Toro Rosso's bid for Norris to replace Hartley this season

McLaren have rejected an approach for their reserve driver Lando Norris to race for Toro Rosso this season. Red Bull had wanted the Englishman, 18, who races in Formula 2, to replace New Zealander Brendon Hartley in their junior team ...

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Canadian Grand Prix: Predict your race top three in Montreal

When a man diving into a pool is the most exciting thing to happen during a grand prix weekend, then the race is unlikely to be labelled a classic. Fernando Alonso called Monaco “probably the most boring race ever” and ...

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