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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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Vettel fastest in second British GP practice

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was a surprise pace-setter ahead of Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes in second practice at the British Grand Prix. The German was 0.187 seconds clear of Hamilton, whose Mercedes team appeared to be unexpectedly struggling for pace on the ...

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Jolyon Palmer Q&A: Mercedes, Ferrari, Vettel, Raikkonen & Alonso

Former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer, who left Renault at the end of 2017, has joined the BBC team to offer insight and analysis from the point of view of the competitors. In his latest BBC Sport column, Jolyon Palmer gives ...

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Bottas takes Austria pole as Vettel handed grid penalty

Valtteri Bottas pipped Lewis Hamilton in a tight fight for Austrian Grand Prix pole position as Sebastian Vettel was penalised for impeding a rival. Vettel, 14 points behind Mercedes driver Hamilton in the championship, will drop from third to sixth ...

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Austrian GP: Lewis Hamilton defends Sebastian Vettel after crash in France

Lewis Hamilton says title rival Sebastian Vettel should not be condemned for causing a crash at the start of Sunday’s French Grand Prix. Hamilton leads the championship by 14 points from the Ferrari driver, who collided with Valtteri Bottas’ Mercedes ...

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Hamilton wins French GP as Vettel penalised

Lewis Hamilton reclaimed the world championship lead with a dominant victory in the French Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver led from start to finish other than one lap around his pit stop to move 14 points ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian ...

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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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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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Ricciardo fends off Vettel for maiden Monaco win

Daniel Ricciardo drove a masterful race to fend off Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari and win the Monaco Grand Prix in a stricken Red Bull. The Australian dominated the weekend and led from pole but shortly after his only pit stop suffered ...

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Lauded by Hamilton and Vettel – just how good is Leclerc?

A new driver in Formula 1 knows he is doing a good job if he has two four-time world champions paying him compliments. That is the situation Sauber’s Charles Leclerc finds himself in this weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix. ...

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