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F1: Hamilton unsure Mercedes can catch up with Red Bull in 2024

F1: Hamilton unsure Mercedes can catch up with Red Bull in 2024

Lewis Hamilton is unsure whether Mercedes can catch up with Red Bull after reigning world champion Max Verstappen capped off the 2023 Formula 1 season with another dominant drive in Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The Dutch driver started from pole and never lost control as he finished 18 seconds clear of Charles Leclerc to clinch his record-extending 19th race win in 2023. It was also...

F1: Hamilton takes responsibility for Qatar GP collision with Mercedes teammate Russell

F1: Hamilton takes responsibility for Qatar GP collision with Mercedes teammate Russell

Sir Lewis Hamilton has taken responsibility for the collision with Mercedes teammate George Russell during Sunday's Formula 1 Qatar Grand Prix. The two made contact during the opening lap at the Lusail International Circuit with Hamilton spinning into the gravel and retiring from the race. Russell suffered damage but was able to change his front wing in the pits during the resultant safety car period that...

Ex-F1 champion Hill defends Hamilton’s frustration with Mercedes

Ex-F1 champion Hill defends Hamilton’s frustration with Mercedes

1996 Formula world champion Damon Hill believes Lewis Hamilton has every right to be frustrated after enduring a subpar Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. The seven-time world champion was on podium last time out in Singapore but finished a distant fifth in Suzuka where his Mercedes was no match for the McLaren of Lando Norris and Oscar Piastri who completed the podium after Max Verstappen stormed...

F1: Hamilton expects Red Bull to bounce back in Japanese GP

F1: Hamilton expects Red Bull to bounce back in Japanese GP

Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Sir Lewis Hamilton expects Max Verstappen and Red Bull Racing to bounce back this weekend as the paddock heads to the Suzuka Circuit for the Japanese Grand Prix. Reigning world champion Verstappen had a less than ideal outing last time out at the Singapore Grand Prix where the Dutch driver finished in fifth, bringing an end to his run of 10...

Hamilton aims to beat Verstappen in Australian Grand Prix

F1: Hamilton counting on Mercedes upgrades

Seven-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton is hopeful Mercedes' upcoming upgrades will bring the needed performance that puts the car closer to the frontrunners in the Formula One. The Brackley-based team have arguably been the third-best car behind Red Bull Racing and Aston Martin this season, a similar scene in 2022 when they were behind Red Bull and Ferrari. Mercedes have scored just one podium in...