Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes leads the fourth day of Formula One tests when teams make up for the lost time caused by bad weather
World champion Lewis Hamilton signs off the first week of pre-season Formula 1 testing with an imposing fastest time.
Lewis Hamilton declared his new Mercedes to be the big sister of last year's temperamental title winner but Formula One's first pre-season test of 2018 still left plenty of room for conjecture.
Lewis Hamilton likened himself to Roger Federer as he declared he should have 'no problems' in beating Sebastian Vettel to this year's Formula One world championship.
On Wednesday, extraordinary snowfall prevented him from getting in a full lap time, leaving the F1 world champion short on crucial practice time. He returned with a vengeance on Thursday.
LONDON, March 2 (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton declared his new Mercedes to be the big sister of last year's temperamental title winner but Formula One's first pre-season test of 2018 still left plenty of room for conjecture.
LONDON, March 2 (Reuters) - Four times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas will have no excuses this season.
BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes are favourites to win the Formula One titles again this season but Ferrari will do all they can to beat them, according to the Italian team's German driver Sebastian Vettel.
BARCELONA, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas will take any advantage he can get as Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes team mate, even if it lasts little longer than the snow that covered the Circuit de Catalunya on Wednesday.
BARCELONA, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Four-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton sat out the second day of pre-season testing on Tuesday after Mercedes said they wanted to make the most of good weather with rain threatening.
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes know he is committed and wants to extend his stay beyond the 2018 season.
Mercedes have unveiled the new car they hope will land them the 2018 F1 title. Last year's winner Lewis Hamilton helped launch the Mercedes AMG F1 W09 EQ Power+, which features a cockpit halo to protect the driver, at Silverstone.
It's unveiled on same day as Lewis Hamilton's new Mercedes Continue reading New Ferrari F1 car looks like a big step up, says Sebastian Vettel New Ferrari F1 car looks like a big step up, says Sebastian Vettel originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Hamilton provokied outrage for chastising his nephew for wearing a princess dress.
SILVERSTONE, England, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton expects his Formula One rivalry with Sebastian Vettel to become even more intense this season and says he is prepared for anything the Ferrari driver throws at him.
Mercedes-AMG is the latest Formula 1 team to reveal its car for the 2018 World Championship: the W09 EQ Power+. The car is an evolution of last year's W08 EQ Power+ that star driver Lewis Hamilton drove to a fourth title. He's odds-on favorite to win this year, too, as the W09 is expected to be even faster. Mercedes is calling it the fastest grand...
Mercedes boss Wolff does not like the car his team are set to use in the upcoming Formula One season. Hamilton helped launch the W09 which features a cockpit halo to protect the driver.
Lewis Hamilton says he hopes to sign a contract extension with Mercedes before the new season starts. The 33-year-old has been with the German team since 2013 and has three world titles there.
Lewis Hamilton says he is aiming to set new standards in 2018 as he heads into the new Formula 1 season looking to add to his four titles.
Formula 1 Thu 22 Feb, AT 13:46 Mercedes W09: Toto Wolff would ‘take a chainsaw’ to the halo Lewis Hamilton hopes to sign a new contract with Mercedes before the Australian Grand Prix next month