Tag Archive: Lewis Hamilton

Jul 02

Lewis Hamilton looks to rediscover his advantage in the F1 standings on home soil at Silverstone following a low-key weekend in Austria

Hamilton out to rediscover ‘peak’ on home ground

2015-06-06_1981 Lewis Hamilton is confident the spur of support will see him return to the top step of the podium in the British Grand Prix after a lacklustre weekend in Austria. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Wolff demands F1 to stop its negativity

Toto Wolff says there is too much negativity in Formula 1 and demands those involved in the sport ‘have a duty of talking it up’.

2015-06-05_0007 “I think we have a duty to Formula 1 to not talk it down…constantly picking the negatives we get ourselves into a spiral of controversy.” – Toto Wolff Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 21

Rosberg claws back as penalty neuters Hamilton challenge!

Nico Rosberg has pulled back ground in the fight for the Formula 1 World Championship

Rosberg claws back as penalty neuters Hamilton challengeNico Rosberg gets the jump on Lewis Hamilton to claim a dominant Austrian Grand Prix win; Raikkonen, Alonso walk away from dramatic first lap crash. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 19

Come see the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix Trophy at Goodwood Festival of Speed!

COTA will be offering lucky motorsport fans the chance to have their own ‘Lewis Hamilton moment’

Goodwood Festival of Speed Circuit of The Americas (COTA), the premier destination for world-class motorsports and entertainment in Austin, Texas, is offering all Goodwood ticket holders an exclusive opportunity to have their picture taken with the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team driver Lewis Hamilton’s winning US Grand Prix F1 trophy and be snapped on the Podium with the COTA Grid Girls. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Tata Communications takes real-time data visualisation to the next level with the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize

Tata Communications today announces the first challenge of the 2015 F1® Connectivity Innovation Prize.
F1 CIP Judges from left to right; David Coulthard, F1 Commentator; Mehul Kapadia, Managing Director F1 Business at Tata Communic The goal of the USD $50,000 prize, launched last year, is to inspire technical visionaries and creative minds worldwide to harness innovation in Formula 1® racing through two technology challenges.

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Jun 07

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton stays cool for Canadian GP win

Lewis Hamilton defies the race-long attentions of Nico Rosberg

2015-06-07_1899Hamilton’s fourth F1 win of the season in the Canadian Grand Prix.

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton bounces back after FP3 woe

To claim his 44th career pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix

 

2015-06-06_1082 Full qualifying times for round seven of the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship (F1), the Canadian Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.

Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Rosberg fastest, Hamilton last in red flag blighted FP3

Nico Rosberg goes quickest in an incident-packed FP3

2015-06-05_1250 While Lewis Hamilton props up the timesheets after two red flags and an error hamper his progress.

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Jun 06

Canadian Grand Prix: Our coverage continues

The Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix as lived from Flagworld

2015-06-05_0007 The morning started as usual on a Grand Prix week-end, with the sound of an alarm clock at 4:00am, but it was all good, knowing the work day with start with a breakfast with Toto Wolff.

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton beats the rain… then crashes in it

Lewis Hamilton proves fastest again in the dry half of FP2, only to crash into the barriers during a torrential downpour

 

2015-06-05_1298Lewis Hamilton maintained his place at the top of the timesheets during a weather-affected FP2 for the Canadian Grand Prix, despite ending his day in the barriers after an erroneous decision to head out on track during torrential rain.

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Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton, Mercedes dominate FP1 despite spin

Mercedes emerges 1.5secs clear of the pack

 

2015-06-05_0582Not even a spin can stop Lewis Hamilton stamping his mark on proceedings in Canada during FP1.

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May 24

Rosberg wins Monaco GP after Hamilton pit blunder!

The defending champion had led from the start and built up a lead of 15secs

Rosberg wins Monaco GP after Hamilton pit blunderNico Rosberg takes an extraordinary Monaco Grand Prix win after a late safety car pit-stop by long-time leader Lewis Hamilton costs him a certain win. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

F1 Monaco Grand Prix: Hamilton from Verstappen in Monaco FP1

FP2 gets underway at 14.00 local time, though rain is forecast for the afternoon.

Hamilton from Verstappen in Monaco FP1Lewis Hamilton toasted the signing of his new three-year deal with Mercedes by setting the pace in first free practice for the Monaco Grand Prix, ahead of a remarkable Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Susie Wolff: Day I scared the life out of track day guest! (+videos)

Susie Wolff appearing on the new series of The Clare Balding Show

Were normally all lined up waiting for the guests to arrive they get told who they are driving with and you can just see the persons face drop when they get told they are going with me.

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Mar 11

Mercedes AMG Petronas announces new partnership with Bose ahead of 2015 season

Bose to become ‘Official Team Partner in Sound’

01 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One TeamAs preparations for the opening race weekend of the new season get underway in Melbourne, the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team is delighted to announce a new partnership with Bose which sees the company become the team’s Official Team Partner in Sound. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 10

Duval gets Dragon seat for Miami

Works Audi sportscar driver Loic Duval has been confirmed alongside Jerome D’Ambrosio at Dragon Racing for the upcoming Miami ePrix

Duval to race on Saturday alongside d’AmbrosioThe 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours winner and World Endurance Champion takes over from Oriol Servia in the American-based team and will make his Formula E debut on Saturday, March 14.

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Mar 09

‘I expect Nico Rosberg to narrow the gap to Lewis Hamilton’ says Laureus Ambassador and Formula One legend David Coulthard

Coulthard picks out Danny Ricciardo as a man to watch for the future

Laureus Ambassador David Coulthard Laureus Ambassador David Coulthard, who won 13 Grand Prix in a stellar career lasting 15 years, is tipping Nico Rosberg to narrow the gap to world champion Lewis Hamilton when the new Formula One season begins in Melbourne on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

‘Real races where you’re overtaking and battling, that’s what I love’

Laureus Sportsman of the Year Nominee Lewis Hamilton

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton knows he has plenty of rivalry for the 2015 Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award next month, including major sports stars like Novak Djokovic, Rory McIlroy and Cristriano Ronaldo.

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Mar 01

Mercedes AMG Petronas Barcelona Test, Day Four

Barcelona Test Two – Day Four

2015-02-27 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Barcelona - Nico Rosberg _0017Nico wraps up winter testing with a marathon run at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Mercedes AMG Petronas Barcelona Test, Day Three

Barcelona Test Two – Day Three

2015-02-26 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Barcelona - Lewis Hamilton _0013Mixed bag for Lewis Hamilton on day three at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Read the rest of this entry »

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