Stories tagged: Formula One
Sun., April 8, 2018, 8:11 p.m.
Sebastian Vettel wins Bahrain GP, Daniel Raikkonen’s car hits mechanic
Sebastian Vettel just held on to win a dramatic Bahrain Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday, while his Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen accidentally broke a team mechanic’s leg after …
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver with victories in each of the Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR Cup series, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
F1 champion Lewis Hamilton apologizes for video mocking nephew
Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has apologized for posting a video online in which he can be heard yelling at his young nephew for wearing a princess dress. Hamilton deleted …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Sebastian Vettel wins Brazilian GP, Lewis Hamilton 4th after starting last
It was all about who got the best start at Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 4:32 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton wins 4th F1 championship at Mexican Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton won his fourth career Formula One season championship on Sunday with a ninth-place finish at the Mexican Grand Prix in a race won by Red Bull’s Max Verstappen.
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton wins U.S. Grand Prix to extend F1 championship lead
Lewis Hamilton further tightened his control on the Formula One season championship Sunday, winning the U.S. Grand Prix ahead of title rival Sebastian Vettel, who finished second in a race …
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton shows Usain Bolt what real speed feels like
The fastest man in the world got in some laps with one of the fastest drivers in the world. And the result was the sprinter’s legs feeling a bit like …
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton wins at Singapore as Sebastian Vettel crashes
Lewis Hamilton had been worried about how many points he would lose to Sebastian Vettel at the Singapore Grand Prix. It was supposed to be a damage limitation exercise for …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 7:32 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton tames rivals and hostile crowd in Monza
Lewis Hamilton’s toughest test Sunday came when he was met with a chorus of whistles and boos atop the podium for the Italian Grand Prix.
Sun., July 30, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Auto racing roundup: Kyle Busch snaps losing streak with first career win at Pocono
Kyle Busch used a bump-and-run on Kevin Harvick to take the lead and held on to snap a 36-race losing streak and win the NASCAR Cup race at Pocono Raceway …
UPDATED: Sun., July 16, 2017, 11 p.m.
Auto racing: Denny Hamlin, Josef Newgarden, Lewis Hamilton win featured races
Denny Hamlin held off Kyle Larson over the final laps Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and send Joe Gibbs Racing to victory lane for the first time this season. …
Sat., July 8, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
NASCAR’s Martin Truex Jr. makes it look easy in dominant Kentucky Speedway win
Martin Truex Jr. was dominant throughout and had enough left on a final restart to win the NASCAR Cup race Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky.
UPDATED: Sun., June 25, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall
Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo profited from the chaos to win the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, while Sebastian Vettel extended his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton.
Sun., June 11, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Sebastien Vettel
Lewis Hamilton won the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix for the sixth time and the third year in a row.
Sun., May 28, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco GP ahead of Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen
Sebastian Vettel beat his Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen to win the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday and comfortably extend his lead at the top of the Formula One standings to …
Sun., April 30, 2017, 8 p.m.
Auto racing: Valtteri Bottas gets his first Formula One victory
Valtteri Bottas claimed his first Formula One win on Sunday after holding off a late charge from Sebastian Vettel at the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi.
Sun., April 16, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Sebastian Vettel holds off late Hamilton charge to win Bahrain GP
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel held off a tremendous late charge from Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton to win the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday and take the overall lead in the …
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton coasts to fifth title at Chinese Grand Prix
With Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel starting side-by-side on the front row at the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, the stage was set for a wheel-to-wheel duel between long-dominant Mercedes …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 9 p.m.
Haas unveils new car for its 2nd season in Formula One
American team Haas introduced its new car for its second season in Formula One on Sunday. The VF-17 car was unveiled on the team’s website and social media platforms. Red …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11 p.m.
Liberty completes F1 takeover; Bernie Ecclestone replaced by Chase Carey
Bernie Ecclestone’s long-standing governance of Formula One ended after Liberty Media officially completed its takeover of the series on Monday, and named American Chase Carey as the new chief executive.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 12:15 a.m.
2017 F1 championship set to showcase young talent
Next year’s Formula One championship promises to showcase young driving talent keen to emulate 19-year-old rising star Max Verstappen.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
Felipe Massa waves goodbye to Formula One; Jenson Button has no plans to return
Brazilian Felipe Massa is definitely retiring after the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend and British driver Jenson Button has no plans to come back.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 3 a.m.
Veteran McLaren boss Ron Dennis forced out of F1 team
Ron Dennis, the veteran head of the McLaren Formula One team, has been forced out following a boardroom dispute.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016, 7:05 p.m.
Auto racing: Logano wins Phoenix as he and Kyle Busch complete final 4
After more than three hours of racing, NASCAR’s championship field was decided over two frenzied overtime restarts.
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 7:03 p.m.
Gophers dismiss WR Brian Smith for violating team rules
Suspended Two-time Olympic silver medalist Louis Smith was suspended for two months by the British gymnastics federation on Tuesday after appearing to mock Islam in a video. Dismissed Minnesota has …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 9:10 p.m.
Auto racing: Jimmie Johnson wins at Martinsville, reaches final four
Jimmie Johnson earned one of four spots in next month’s title-deciding season finale Sunday with his ninth career victory at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. The six-time NASCAR champion will race …
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 6:47 p.m.
Lewis Hamilton wins U.S. Grand Prix to stay in F1 title chase
Lewis Hamilton got the victory he needed to keep his Formula One championship hopes alive. Now he needs more, and he needs Mercedes teammate and rival Nico Rosberg to make …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 9:01 p.m.
In Brief: Blue Jackets pick up first win, beat Blackhawks 3-2
Rookie defenseman Zach Werenski had a goal and an assist, and teammates Nick Foligno and William Karlsson picked up their first goals of the season as the Columbus Blue Jackets …
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 7:46 p.m.
A dose of Taylor Swift, title chase spice up U.S. Grand Prix
With the promise of blue skies and some sizzling pop from Taylor Swift, the U.S. Grand Prix is back after all those worries about its demise.
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 9:31 p.m.
Auto racing roundup: Jimmie Johnson moves into 3rd round of NASCAR’s playoffs
Stuck in the longest losing streak of his career, Jimmie Johnson had a chance for a critical win that could salvage this ho-hum season for Hendrick Motorsports.