Hamilton Avoids Chaos, Increases Points Lead With Win In Singapore

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MARINA BAY, Singapore — After championship contender Sebastian Vettel crashed on the first lap, Lewis Hamilton drove a methodical, metronomic race to dominate Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix. Hamilton led every lap, helping him to pad his Championship lead. The win was Hamilton’s 60th win, and he said he hadn’t registered the milestone. “Oh jeez, I hadn’t even realised,” Hamilton said. …

After Struggles, Vettel Wins Pole In Singapore

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MARINA BAY, Singapore — Despite the best efforts of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen, Sebastian Vettel won his 49th pole position on Saturday for the Singapore Grand Prix. “Yeah, it’s a long lap,” Vettel said. “There are a lot of corner – a lot of things to get right, and equally a lot of things you can get wrong. No, I’m …

F1: Despite Ferrari Dominance, Hamilton Steals Pole in China

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JIADING, Shanghai, China — Despite the best efforts of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen, Lewis Hamilton was able to grab pole for Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, setting the all-time fastest lap of 1:31.678 on his way to his 64th pole position, just one away from his hero Ayrton Senna, and joined Senna and Michael Schumacher as the only drivers to …

F1: Ferrari & Raikkonen Test Halo Prototype in Barcelona; Anticipated for 2017 Debut

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BARCELONA, Spain – official series release — Ferrari photo — Kimi Raikkonen’s Ferrari publically debuted a prototype halo-style cockpit protection device during Thursday morning’s Formula One test session at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain. Thursday marked the first time the system has been seen on an F1 car during a public session. The Ferrari prototype is a tubular carbon-fiber structure mounted over …

F1: Fast Again; Mercedes Teammates Pace Opening Practice for Malaysian Grand Prix

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KUALA LUMPAR, Malaysia — official series release — Clive Mason/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — Mercedes set the pace as predicted as practice got underway in Malaysia on Friday, with Nico Rosberg lapping in 1:40.124 to rule the first session. But it was a mixed morning for the Silver Arrows as Lewis Hamilton managed just four laps before his F1 W06 …

F1: Ferrari On Top; Kimi Raikkonen Posts Fastest Time Of Jerez Testing In Final Day On-Track

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JEREZ, Spain – official series release — Mark Thompson/Getty Images Europe photo — Kimi Raikkonen ensured Ferrari ended the first preseason test of 2015 on top by going fastest on the fourth and final day at Jerez on Wednesday. The Scuderia’s new SF15-T had already topped the first and second days in the hands of Sebastian Vettel, and Raikkonen carried on …

F1: 2014 Preview – Scuderia Ferrari

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Welcome back to Race Chaser Online’s preview of the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship! We have reached the penultimate team in our 11-day journey through the field today with a look at Scuderia Ferrari just days before this weekend’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix! Make sure to check Race Chaser Online all season long for all of your stateside-based news …