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Formula One foothold growing, series here to stay in USA

Oct. 21, 2021 15:50 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When Formula One returned to the United States in 2012, in Texas of all places, the world's highest class of international auto racing was taking a big leap in a country it had abandoned five years earlier. A decade later, F1 is here to stay in the...

Bottas wins, frustrated Hamilton loses F1 lead to Verstappen

Oct. 10, 2021 13:01 PM EDT

While his teammate Valtteri Bottas enjoyed his first win of the season at the Turkish Grand Prix, it was a frustrating Sunday for Lewis Hamilton as he missed out on a podium spot and also lost the overall championship lead to Max Verstappen. Hamilton started 11th because...

Hamilton mitigates grid penalty with strong qualifying run

Oct. 09, 2021 16:33 PM EDT

Lewis Hamilton mitigated the damage from his 10-place grid penalty at the Turkish Grand Prix by posting the fastest time in Saturday qualifying. It should have given the world champion his record-extending 102nd Formula One pole, but it didn't count in the record books. ...

Hamilton tops both practice sessions at Turkish GP

Oct. 08, 2021 09:20 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — Racing with a new engine on Friday, Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in both practice sessions for the Turkish Grand Prix. This season’s narrow championship leader led the first session ahead of title rival Max Verstappen and...

Verstappen's like royalty as Dutch king watches home win

Sep. 05, 2021 12:16 PM EDT

ZANDVOORT, Netherlands (AP) — Wearing the Dutch national flag like a cape, Max Verstappen felt like royalty as he stood atop the podium at his home race. He treated his fans — including King Willem-Alexander — to a superb win at the Netherlands Grand Prix on Sunday...

Hamilton takes pole for Hungarian GP ahead of Bottas

Jul. 31, 2021 11:10 AM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas, with championship leader Max Verstappen lagging behind them in third place on Saturday. Hamilton's record-extending 101st pole in Formula...

Bottas tops Hungarian GP 2nd practice from teammate Hamilton

Jul. 30, 2021 10:31 AM EDT

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Valtteri Bottas posted the fastest time ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in second practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Friday. Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen finished a blisteringly hot day behind them in third,...