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Hamilton launches scathing attack on under-performing Ferrari

2019-04-30 09:58

Lewis Hamilton has warned Ferrari to shape up and mount a serious title challenge after his Mercedes team swept the first four races of the season.

Bottas takes pole in Azerbaijan after Leclerc crashes

2019-04-27 17:35

Valtteri Bottas qualified in pole position for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix after a crash involving Charles Leclerc helped ensure one of the longest qualifying sessions in recent years.

Manhole incident 'nothing to do with FIA' - Salo

2019-04-27 11:30

Former Formula 1 driver Mika Salo is one of the stewards in Azerbaijan and told a local newspaper that all of the other 300 manhole covers were checked after Williams' George Russell car hit a loose cover in practice.

Hamilton says he sees much of himself in Ferrari's Leclerc

2019-04-26 10:53

Lewis Hamilton sympathised with Charles Leclerc and said he saw a lot of himself, and his own early frustrations, in the young Monegasque's dislike of taking team orders at Ferrari.

As it happened: Valtteri Bottas wins the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

2019-04-26 09:09

Mercedes dominates again with a fourth 1-2 for the season as Valtteri Bottas wins the F1 street race in Baku. Follow our coverage of the 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix as it happened.

F1 will continue racing in Baku until 2023

2019-02-05 12:39

Baku has renewed its contract to host Formula 1's Azerbaijan Grand Prix through to 2023.

Baku boss says Miami won't replace race

2018-05-25 09:49

Baku race chief Arif Rahimov has denied rumours it might lose its spot on the 2019 calendar to make way for Miami.

Hamilton, Horner say Vettel is the 2018 title favourite

2018-05-10 11:37

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has admitted he is not the favourite for the 2018 title, insisting the Ferrari is actually the better car.

Title favourite Vettel's Ferrari car 'legal' - Marko

2018-05-10 11:35

Dr Helmut Marko has nominated Sebastian Vettel as the world championship favourite for 2018.

Renault gives Red Bull May engine deadline

2018-05-08 09:34

Red Bull has until the end of the month to decide between Renault or Honda power for 2019.

 

Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton regrets being 'too friendly' to Bottas

2019-04-29 08:57

Lewis Hamilton said he was "too friendly" to his triumphant Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the opening corner of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

Azerbaijan GP: Leclerc fastest in 3rd practice as Ferrari dominates

2019-04-27 13:24

Charles Leclerc set the fastest time as Ferrari comfortably outpaced the competition in the third practice session for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday.

Leclerc's talent being 'dimmed' says Hamilton

2019-04-26 12:04

Lewis Hamilton says Formula 1 rival Charles Leclerc's talent is being "dimmed" after Ferrari asked him to move over for teammate Sebastian Vettel.

Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton wary of rivals' street smarts in Baku

2019-04-26 09:33

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton is expecting his main rivals to give him a tough time on the demanding streets of Baku at this weekend's 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

F1 Preview: Racing Point drivers set for the Azerbaijan GP

2019-04-25 07:38

The SportPesa Racing Point drivers are excited for this weekend's race in Baku and drivers Sergio Perez and Lance Stroll are determined to score some points again for the team.

6 awesome races, 3 different GP winners... 2018 Formula 1 season so far

2018-05-29 10:59

The 2018 season has seen six awesome races and three different winners with Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel winning two Grand Prixs each.

Baku wants to renegotiate F1 contract

2018-05-21 12:32

Baku promoter Arif Rahimov has admitted the race wants to renegotiate its contract with Liberty Media.

Red Bull crash saga 'closed' - Marko

2018-05-10 11:35

Dr Helmut Marko says the affair surrounding the Red Bull drivers' crash in Baku is now "closed".

'I don't regret leaving' former F1 driver Vergne

2018-05-08 11:47

Former Formula 1 driver Jean-Eric Vergne agrees with those who think 2019 could finally be Ferrari's year.

'Keeping F1 title lead will be difficult' - Lewis Hamilton

2018-05-04 11:13

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has admitted he will struggle to hang onto his new lead in the 2018 world championship.

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