If I Lose To Nico Rosberg, I Will Take It Like A Man – Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says he will “take it like a man” if he loses this year’s Formula 1 title to Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg. Hamilton is 33 points behind the German with 100 available in the last four races, the first of which is the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on Sunday. The Briton said: “You can’t win them all. Look at the great champions … Continue reading If I Lose To Nico Rosberg, I Will Take It Like A Man – Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton Confident To Regain Form Ahead Of Malaysia Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton says he is confident he can return to the form he needs to reclaim the championship lead and win his fourth world title this year. Before Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix, Hamilton is eight points behind team-mate Nico Rosberg with six races to go. The 31-year-old world champion said: “It’s going to take some good results to get back in front and stay there. … Continue reading Lewis Hamilton Confident To Regain Form Ahead Of Malaysia Grand Prix

US Media Firm To Buy Formula 1 For $4.4bn

US firm Liberty Media has confirmed it is buying the racing business Formula 1 for $4.4bn (£3.3bn) which ends years of speculation about the ownership of the company. Bernie Ecclestone will remain as chief executive but Chase Carey, vice-chairman of 21st Century Fox, will become the new chairman. Liberty Media has stakes in several sports and entertainment businesses, including the Atlanta Braves Major League Baseball … Continue reading US Media Firm To Buy Formula 1 For $4.4bn

F1 Chief Bernie Ecclestone’s Mother-In-Law ‘Kidnapped In Sao Paulo’

According to media reports, the mother-in-law of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has been kidnapped in Brazil with criminals demanding a ransom of $36.5m (£28m. Aparecida Schunck, the 67-year-old mother of Mr Ecclestone’s wife Fabiana Flosi, was seized in Sao Paulo on Friday night, Veja and Globo reported. Police in the city have not yet commented. Mr Ecclestone, 85, is one of the most powerful … Continue reading F1 Chief Bernie Ecclestone’s Mother-In-Law ‘Kidnapped In Sao Paulo’

Lewis Hamilton Dedicates Canadian Grand Prix Win To Muhammad Ali

Lewis Hamilton dedicated his Canadian Grand Prix triumph to boxing great Muhammad Ali in a victory gift-wrapped to him by Ferrari. Hamilton, who has now won in Montreal on five occasions, secured the 45th victory of his career despite a sluggish start which enabled Sebastian Vettel to take the lead. But a curious decision from Ferrari to adopt a two-stop strategy enabled Hamilton to seal … Continue reading Lewis Hamilton Dedicates Canadian Grand Prix Win To Muhammad Ali

JULES BIANCHI: Late F1 Driver’s Family Plans Legal Action Over ‘Avoidable’ Death

The family of the late Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi are planning to sue the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), Bianchi’s Marussia team and Bernie Ecclestone’s Formula One Group following his death last year. The Frenchman, 25, suffered fatal head injuries when his car collided with a mobile crane at the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka in October 2014. “Jules Bianchi’s death was avoidable,” said … Continue reading JULES BIANCHI: Late F1 Driver’s Family Plans Legal Action Over ‘Avoidable’ Death

Mercedes Anticipate Defeat To Ferrari

Formula One champions Mercedes expect to be beaten by Ferrari this season and also see McLaren catching up fast after a dismal 2015 for the Honda-powered team, engine head Andy Cowell said. “Nobody here is assuming we are going to win. Everybody here is assuming we’re going to get beaten by Ferrari, and Honda are a big threat,” the BBC quoted the Mercedes executive as … Continue reading Mercedes Anticipate Defeat To Ferrari