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Hamilton-Verstappen rivalry is F1's best duel in years

Nov. 03, 2021 02:52 AM EDT

Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's biggest star. Max Verstappen is the challenger trying to dethrone the seven-time champion. Through pulsing race wins, crashes and clashes, the two have crafted F1's best on-track duel in a decade. It's pumped new energy into the world's...

Meet Max: Low-key Verstappen heads to Texas atop F1

Oct. 20, 2021 15:51 PM EDT

The lineups were set in advance: Red Bull teammates Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez vs. Stewart-Haas Racing teammates Kevin Harvick and Aric Almirola in a pit stop competition at the ExxonMobil headquarters. When it came time to loosen and then tighten a set of lug nuts,...

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...

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...