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Hockenheim hiccup for Hamilton would puncture Mercedes optimism | Giles Richards

Lewis Hamilton’s new contract gave Mercedes a timely boost but Ferrari are functioning with a sharpness that has exposed and exploited their rivals’ weaknessesThere was, understandably, something of a celebratory air about Mercedes here in Hockenheim b…

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Lewis Hamilton signs new two-year, £40m deal with Mercedes

• Contract makes driver highest paid British sportsperson• Mercedes announce deal at home grand prix at HockenheimLewis Hamilton has signed a new two-year deal with Mercedes reported to be worth £40m, which would make him Britain’s highest paid sportsp…

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Lewis Hamilton: my comments about Kimi Räikkönen and Ferrari were ‘dumb’

• Champion hinted after British GP Mercedes cars were targeted• Mercedes: no accusation that accident was deliberateLewis Hamilton and Mercedes have accepted that the accident involving Kimi Räikkönen at the British Grand Prix was a racing incident and…

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Vettel dismisses Hamilton’s ‘silly’ suggestion Ferrari deliberately targeted Mercedes

• Mercedes cars hit by Ferraris in twice in past three races• ‘Interesting tactics, I would say,’ says HamiltonLewis Hamilton made a pointed attack on Ferrari after the British Grand Prix where the Mercedes driver was only able to finish in second plac…

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Sebastian Vettel wins British Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton’s early stutter

• German seals second Silverstone win and 51st career victory• Hamilton finishes second with Kimi Raikkonen thirdSebastian Vettel won the British Grand Prix, with a commanding performance from second on the grid. Lewis Hamilton’s hopes of a home win we…

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Mark Webber on the epic Lewis Hamilton-Sebastian Vettel rivalry

The former champion on an era-defining struggle, why Ferrari are ‘a bit soft’ and the special joy of driving at Silverstone‘Epic’ is Mark Webber’s typically pithy assessment of the battle for this year’s Formula One world championship between Lewis Ham…

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Lewis Hamilton sets track record to beat Sebastian Vettel to British F1 GP pole

• Mercedes driver snatches pole on final qualifying lap • Vettel will start second on grid with Kimi Räikkönen thirdLewis Hamilton took pole position for the British Grand Prix in front of the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel. The Mercedes driver saved his…

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Lewis Hamilton set to ride wave and chase records at British Grand Prix | Giles Richards

If the four-times world champion wins for the sixth time at Silverstone on Sunday he would set new marks for total and consecutive victories in his home raceHe may now be considered one of the elder statesmen of Formula One but for Lewis Hamilton some …

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Lewis Hamilton puts Austria setback behind him and focuses on British GP

• Driver praised team immediately after Austrian Grand Prix• Hamilton has won his past four races at SilverstoneToto Wolff, the Mercedes team principal, has revealed that Lewis Hamilton immediately reassured his team of his confidence in them after he …

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Max Verstappen wins Austrian F1 GP while Lewis Hamilton has to retire

• Sebastian Vettel third and moves top of title race by one point• Hamilton loses lead thanks to Mercedes error then has to retireRed Bull’s Max Verstappen secured his first victory of the season at the team’s home race, the Austrian Grand Prix. But th…

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Valtteri Bottas takes Austrian F1 GP pole from Lewis Hamilton

• Sebastian Vettel third for Ferrari but facing investigation• Mercedes’ front-row lockout shows benefits of upgradesValtteri Bottas has managed his first pole position of the season, securing the top spot for the Austrian Grand Prix and with Lewis Ham…

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Lewis Hamilton expects F1 title boost from Mercedes upgrades in Austria

• Improved aerodynamics for Mercedes at Austrian Grand Prix• Hamilton: ‘The guys are working harder to bring quality’Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes are in a stronger position than ever to enhance his Formula One world championship advantage at the Au…

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Mercedes’ F1 channelling of Chairman Mao makes Lewis Hamilton proud

Briton lifts the lid on problem solving: ‘We have all sat down and every person has been critical of themselves, including me’After a poor performance in Canada Mercedes struck back strongly in France and before the race Lewis Hamilton revealed the met…

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Lewis Hamilton defends Sebastian Vettel over ‘lives on the line’ incident

• Vettel collided with Valtteri Bottas at F1 French Grand Prix• ‘We’re not pootling around, we’re putting our lives on the line’Lewis Hamilton has conceded the crash involving Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas at the start of the French Grand Prix w…

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Lewis Hamilton wins French Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel finishes fifth

• Mercedes driver regains world championship lead • Red Bull’s Verstappen is second and Ferrari’s Raikkonen thirdLewis Hamilton won the French Grand Prix, the first the country has held for 10 years, with a controlled and dominant run from pole for Mer…

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Lewis Hamilton wins French Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel finishes fifth

• Mercedes driver regains world championship lead • Red Bull’s Verstappen is second and Ferrari’s Raikkonen thirdLewis Hamilton won the French Grand Prix, the first the country has held for 10 years, with a controlled and dominant run from pole for Mer…

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Lewis Hamilton storms into pole for resurrected French Grand Prix

• Briton takes 75th career pole ahead of teammate Valtteri Bottas• Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel third on grid as F1 returns to FranceA tale of two teams defined qualifying for the French Grand Prix and while for Mercedes the storyline was one they might …

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The French GP is back: ‘We love F1 here, its return is good for everybody’

For Jacques Laffite the return of F1 to France after a 10-year absence and at the Paul Ricard circuit has special resonanceThere will doubtless be no shortage of intensity at the sharp end of the French Grand Prix but away from a tight title fight, for…

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Lewis Hamilton keeps his chin up, despite wake-up call for Mercedes

• ‘I am still here to win F1 title,’ says Hamilton after Canada• Mercedes chief warns ‘this is not going to be a walk in the park’After a trying weekend in which he saw the Formula One lead snatched from his grasp during the Canadian Grand Prix, Lewis …

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Sebastian Vettel wins Canadian Grand Prix to retake F1 championship lead

• Vettel goes one point ahead of Lewis Hamilton, who ended fifth• Valtteri Bottas holds off Max Verstappen to take secondSebastian Vettel swept to an imperious victory at the Canadian Grand Prix in a class of his own. The German left the field in his w…