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Jolyon Palmer column: Hamilton v Raikkonen and F1's penalty problem

Former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer, who left Renault during the 2017 season, has joined the BBC team to offer insight and analysis from the point of view of the competitors. The clash between Kimi Raikkonen and Lewis Hamilton at Sunday’s ...

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Lewis Hamilton says comment about Kimi Raikkonen after British GP was 'dumb'

Lewis Hamilton says he was “dumb” to imply Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen might have deliberately collided with him at the start of the British Grand Prix. Hamilton had referred to “interesting tactics” immediately after the race, in which Raikkonen hit the ...

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Vettel wins British GP as Hamilton fights back after collision

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel passed the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas to win a British Grand Prix full of action as Lewis Hamilton fought up from the back of the field to take second. Hamilton drove superbly to recover from a first-lap ...

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Lewis Hamilton takes British Grand Prix pole

Lewis Hamilton won a thrilling battle for pole position at the British Grand Prix, snatching top spot from title rival Sebastian Vettel on his last lap. The Mercedes driver trailed Vettel by 0.057 seconds after the first top-10 shootout runs ...

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Lewis Hamilton expects 'serious fight' with Ferrari

Lewis Hamilton says he expects a “serious fight” with Ferrari at the British Grand Prix this weekend. Mercedes were expected to lead the way at Silverstone but Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was quickest in second practice. Hamilton said: “It’s going to ...

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British Grand Prix: Can the Silverstone crowd restore Hamilton to greatness?

Can the roar of a crowd carry a competitor over the finish line to victory? It’s an interesting question, one which only a handful of the greatest sportsmen and women can truly answer. Lewis Hamilton has certainly benefited from the ...

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F1 gossip: Mercedes, Bottas, Hamilton, Verstappen, Senna

Tuesday, 3 July Mercedes have ruled out making changes to their strategy team following the Austrian Grand Prix, which cost them the lead in both the drivers’ and constructors’ championships. (Sky Sports) Valtteri Bottas has described his recent run of ...

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Lewis Hamilton: Austrian GP was the worst race I can remember

Lewis Hamilton said his problem-strewn Austrian GP was “the worst race I can remember for a very, very long time”. The Mercedes driver looked to be cruising to victory but retired from the race with a loss of fuel pressure, ...

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Verstappen wins as furious Hamilton retires in Austria

Lewis Hamilton lost the world championship lead after retiring from a sobering Austrian Grand Prix for Mercedes, as Max Verstappen took an unexpected victory for Red Bull. Hamilton retired due to a loss of fuel pressure with eight laps to ...

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Hamilton heads Mercedes one-two in Austria practice

Lewis Hamilton led a Mercedes one-two in both practice sessions on Friday at the Austrian Grand Prix. Hamilton headed team-mate Valtteri Bottas by 0.176 seconds in the second session, despite setting his time on the hardest type of tyre. Ferrari’s ...

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