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Hamilton and Russell crash in qualifying, Verstappen on pole

Jul. 08, 2022 16:49 PM EDT

Both Mercedes cars crashed at the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday in a dramatic ending to a qualifying session that set the field for Saturday’s sprint. Lewis Hamilton and George Russell walked back to the paddock after separate crashes, while Formula One leader Max Verstappen...

Verstappen holds off Sainz to win in F1's return to Canada

Jun. 19, 2022 17:51 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Max Verstappen maintained his hold on the Formula One championship fight by holding off a late challenge from Carlos Sainz Jr. to earn his sixth win of the season in a fairly easy Sunday drive in the Canadian Grand Prix. Verstappen won from the pole at Circuit...

Perez wins chaotic Monaco GP, Ferrari blows it for Leclerc

May. 29, 2022 15:52 PM EDT

MONACO (AP) — Red Bull denied Sergio Perez a chance to race for the win in Spain with team orders that left the Mexican star unsettled. Assured that he'd be allowed to race for wins this season, Perez moved on to the Monaco Grand Prix with Red Bull's disappointing decision in his...

Verstappen leads Red Bull 1-2 in Spain, Leclerc abandons

May. 22, 2022 13:48 PM EDT

MONTMELÓ, Spain (AP) — Nothing was going right for Max Verstappen at the Spanish Grand Prix: the wind had blown his car off course, his Red Bull was struggling, and top rival Charles Leclerc seemed headed for a sure victory. His fortunes turned when Leclerc lost power and his...