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Vettel Puts Ferrari On Top
Monday, 30 Mar, 2015 – 7:42 | Comments Off
Vettel Puts Ferrari On Top

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Sebastian Vettel reintroduced Scuderia Ferrari to the top of the Formula One podium Sunday with a tactical and emotional victory in the Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix. And then the four-time World Driving Champion showed off his Italian.
“As I said to the whole team, ‘Grazie!’ ” a physically drained Vettel said […]

Hamilton, Mercedes start ’15 the way they ended ’14
Sunday, 15 Mar, 2015 – 8:05 | Comments Off
Hamilton, Mercedes start ’15 the way they ended ’14

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Reigning World Driving Champion Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes AMG teammate Nico Rosberg continued their stranglehold on the FIA’s Formula One World Championship Sunday, posting a runaway 1-2 finish in the 2015 season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
Pole-sitter Hamilton, a two-time world champion, finished 1.360-seconds in front of Rosberg at the conclusion of […]

Hamilton On Pole In Australia
Saturday, 14 Mar, 2015 – 16:15 | Comments Off
Hamilton On Pole In Australia

Lewis Hamilton will launch defense of his Formula One World Driving Championship from P1 Sunday, as the Brit and Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg swept the front row during knockout qualifying for the 2015 season-opening Australian Grand Prix.
In a reprise of their dominant 2014 form, Hamilton covered the 3.3-mile/16-turn Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne in 1 […]

Alonso To Start F1 Season On The Bench
Wednesday, 4 Mar, 2015 – 19:26 | Comments Off
Alonso To Start F1 Season On The Bench

Fernando Alonso’s highly anticipated return to McLaren F1 has begun with a thud.
On the advice of his doctors, the two-time World Driving Champion will sit-out the 2015 season-opening Australian Grand Prix on March 15 after suffering a concussion in a crash while testing at Barcelona, Spain, on Feb. 22.
Alonso’s McLaren/Honda will be handled at Albert […]

Button, Alonso To Drive For McLaren In 2015
Friday, 12 Dec, 2014 – 12:19 | Comments Off
Button, Alonso To Drive For McLaren In 2015

All the conjecture surrounding Jenson Button’s impending exit from McLaren and the FIA Formula One World Championship turned out to be complete rubbish.
Button will contest his sixth season with McLaren in 2015 alongside Fernando Alonso, who rejoins the team after five seasons with Scuderia Ferrari. The pairing of Alonso and Button _ who have won […]

Hamilton Sees Title As A Crowning Achievement
Monday, 24 Nov, 2014 – 9:06 | Comments Off
Hamilton Sees Title As A Crowning Achievement

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
On the day he described as “the greatest in my life,” Lewis Hamilton surmised that Her Majesty’s still a pretty nice girl.
“I’m more hoping that I get to go and see the Queen again!” Hamilton said Sunday after his victory in the Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix clinched the […]

Hamilton Wins Abu Dhabi, Second F1 Championship
Sunday, 23 Nov, 2014 – 9:44 | Comments Off
Hamilton Wins Abu Dhabi, Second F1 Championship

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Lewis Hamilton didn’t need to be perfect in Sunday’s Formula One race in Abu Dhabi to be crowned World Champion, but he pretty much was.
Hamilton won the season-ending F1 event as he held off a charging Felipe Massa. Hamilton’s effort, combined with engine problems in the car of his Mercedes AMG teammate/closest pre-race pursuer – […]

Rosberg Hoping For Double Trouble In F1 Finale
Sunday, 23 Nov, 2014 – 0:12 | Comments Off
Rosberg Hoping For Double Trouble In F1 Finale

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
As per Bernie Ecclestone’s script, Mercedes AMG teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will launch their bids for the 2014 Formula One World Driving Championship from the front row in Sunday’s season-ending Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
So, why was Valtteri Bottas fielding so many post-qualifying questions Saturday evening at […]

Rosberg Sets Stage For Silver Arrows Shootout
Monday, 10 Nov, 2014 – 8:21 | Comments Off
Rosberg Sets Stage For Silver Arrows Shootout

By John Sturbin | Senior Writter
RacinToday.com
Mercedes AMG teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will take their spirited intramural squabble for the 2014 World Driving Championship to the season-finale at Abu Dhabi, while attempting to answer Formula One’s question du jour.
Is it more difficult to compete for a championship against your teammate or a driver from […]

Q&A: Gene Haas Getting A Rolling Start On F1 Effort
Thursday, 6 Nov, 2014 – 17:14 | Comments Off
Q&A: Gene Haas Getting A Rolling Start On F1 Effort

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
AUSTIN, Texas _ Businessman/racer Gene Haas says his start-up American Formula One team figures to dive into the international driver market in approximately one year in preparation for entry into the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Still, it’s never too early to start the scouting/schmoozing process, which was part of […]