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Sebastian Vettel puts Ferrari on pole in Canada

Sebastian Vettel put Ferrari on pole at the Canadian Grand Prix for the first time since Michael Schumacher in 2001 on Saturday while Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton qualified fourth for Mercedes. Vettel, 14 points behind the Briton, will start from the front for the fourth time in Canada after

Helmut Marko: Daniel Ricciardo waiting for Lewis Hamilton to sign

Daniel Ricciardo has put his Red Bull talks on hold until Lewis Hamilton signs a new deal at Mercedes, according to Dr Helmut Marko. Red Bull wants Australian Ricciardo to stay, but he is being linked with Ferrari and Mercedes. However, team chairman Niki Lauda says that Hamilton is definitely staying at

Mercedes chiefs want me to stay

Lewis Hamilton has said that even Mercedes's top bosses are on his side regarding the extension of his contract. Whether the reigning world champion stays at the German team beyond 2018 is technically not clear. However, after winning in Barcelona, Hamilton told DPA news agency: "We are not far from finalising things. "It

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton sets the early pace in China

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the opening practice session for the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix on Friday with championship leader Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari only sixth quickest at the Shanghai International Circuit. Hamilton lapped the 5.4km circuit in one minute, 33.999 seconds, 0.359 seconds clear of Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen.

Lewis Hamilton fastest but Red Bull, Ferrari in hunt

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets for Mercedes in both practice sessions at the Australian Grand Prix on Friday but Red Bull’s Max Verstappen showed enough pace to give the Silver Arrows pause for thought. After lapping Albert Park in one minute, 24.026 seconds to dominate the first practice

Lewis Hamilton hints at Mercedes contract delay

A new deal between Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes could be delayed. Earlier, team boss Toto Wolff said that he hoped a contract to keep the quadruple world champion at Mercedes beyond 2018 would be agreed by Melbourne. "We started talking about it but it's not really my priority at the moment," Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton expects new deal ‘soon’

Lewis Hamilton remains confident that he will be staying with Mercedes beyond 2018. Both sides are openly discussing the details of a new deal for 2019 and beyond. Hamilton is quoted by La Repubblica as saying: "We have not done anything official yet but the atmosphere between us is relaxed. "I have a

Ferrari again fastest on final day of F1 testing

Ferrari ended Formula One preseason testing with the fastest times, while Mercedes ran the most laps over the eight days at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Kimi Raikkonen’s lap of 1 minute, 17.221 seconds on Friday came within 0.039 seconds of the unofficial track record set by Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel the

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