Posts Tagged Formula One

Hamilton wins British GP after thrilling race

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, left, celebrates with teammate and second placed driver German Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Sunday, July 5, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Rain soaked Silverstone and water then filled Lewis Hamilton’s eyes.

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Hamilton fastest in practice ahead of British GP qualifying

British Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on his car after achieving pole position before the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Saturday, July 4, 2015. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday July 5. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton produced another formidable performance in qualifying at the British Grand Prix on Saturday to clinch pole position for the eighth time in nine races this season.

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With changes looming, calls to reconnect with F1 fans

Members of the public watch a practice session before the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Friday, July 3, 2015. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday July 5. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Bumper-to-bumper traffic queues just to see the practice sessions on Friday at Silverstone, and a record 350,000 expected this weekend present a vision of Formula One being in robust health.

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Rosberg beats Hamilton in 1st practice at British GP

German Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg watches technicians during the first training session for the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Friday, July 3, 2015. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday July 5. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

SILVERTSONE, England (AP) — Nico Rosberg provided further evidence of the threat he poses to championship-leading teammate Lewis Hamilton by posting the fastest times in both practice sessions at the British Grand Prix on Friday.

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Winning races, not creating excitement is Hamilton’s focus

Team members gather around the car of Britain's Lewis Hamilton before the British Formula One Grand Prix meeting at Silverstone circuit, Silverstone, England, Thursday, July 2, 2015. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held at the circuit on Sunday, July 5. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Much of the recent intrigue in Formula One has been over who will run the championship in the future after Paris Saint-Germain’s Qatari investors linked up with the Miami Dolphins owner to explore a takeover bid.

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