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Hamilton wins 100th F1 race to take lead over Verstappen

Sep. 26, 2021 10:48 AM EDT

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton became the first Formula One driver to win 100 races with victory in the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday to retake the championship lead from Max Verstappen. Hamilton dropped to seventh place when he was boxed in at the first corner but...

Column: Zak Brown savoring McLaren's slow return to glory

Sep. 20, 2021 14:06 PM EDT

MONTEREY, Calif. (AP) — What does champagne taste like when chugged from a dirty shoe? Zak Brown doesn't know the answer to the question he's been asked in the week since McLaren broke a nine-year Formula One losing streak with a 1-2 sweep in Italy. Daniel Ricciardo...

AUTO RACING: Gibbs drivers surge as NASCAR goes to Bristol

Sep. 15, 2021 08:17 AM EDT

All times Eastern NASCAR CUP SERIES Bass Pro Shops Night Race Site: Bristol, Tennessee Schedule: Saturday, race, 7:30 p.m. Track: Bristol Motor Speedway. Race...

F1 rivals Verstappen, Hamilton crash again at Italian GP

Sep. 12, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

A simmering battle in Formula One erupted in spectacular fashion on Sunday as championship leader Max Verstappen and defending champion Lewis Hamilton crashed out of the Italian Grand Prix, which was won by McLaren’s Daniel Ricciardo. As both Hamilton and Verstappen...

Verstappen wins rain-marred Belgian GP after short restart

Aug. 29, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — Max Verstappen won a rain-soaked Belgian Grand Prix when it was finally called off Sunday after it restarted under a safety car nearly three hours later than its scheduled time. The race was shortened to last one hour with only half...

Ocon wins in Hungary, Hamilton 8-point lead after Vettel DQ

Aug. 01, 2021 17:30 PM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Frenchman Esteban Ocon won a chaotic Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday while an exhausted Lewis Hamilton moved up to second place in the race after Sebastian Vettel's disqualification, increasing his Formula One championship lead over Max Verstappen to eight points...

Hamilton delights home crowd ahead of historic F1 weekend

Jul. 16, 2021 15:33 PM EDT

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton and George Russell thrilled their home crowd Friday night as the British drivers dazzled in Formula One’s first attempt at a new sprint qualifying format. Hamilton was fastest at Silverstone in a qualifying session that set...