Posts Tagged Formula One

F1 boss Ecclestone goes on trial in bribery case

In this Nov. 14, 2013 file picture  President and CEO of Formula One Management Bernie Ecclestone arrives at the Circuit of the Americas for the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race, in Austin, Texas. Ecclestone goes on trial in Munich on Thursday, April 24, 2014, on bribery charges that could put him in prison for up to 10 years if convicted. The trial could spell the end of the 83-year-old Ecclestone’s career in the racing series that has become a lucrative business under his guidance. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

MUNICH (AP) — Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone goes on trial in Munich on Thursday on bribery charges that could lead to a prison term of up to 10 years if he is convicted.

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Ferrari’s Alonso: ‘We’re still in the fight’

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain celebrates after finishing the third place at the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)

SHANGHAI (AP) — Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso said his struggling team is “still in the fight” after he finally got on the podium for the first time this season, finishing third at the Chinese Grand Prix.

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Hamilton wins third straight F1 race at Chinese GP

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, left, is congratulated by his team members after the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

SHANGHAI (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton captured his third straight Formula One race with ease on Sunday, leading from start to finish to win the Chinese Grand Prix.

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Vettel asked to make way for teammate again

Red Bull Racing driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

SHANGHAI (AP) — Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel isn’t used to being asked to step aside for a teammate. Now it’s happened twice in two races.

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Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes wins the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

SHANGHAI (AP) — Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes wins the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix.

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