Fernando Alonso says Lewis Hamilton had an ‘easier ride’ to F1 glory compared to Max Verstappen

Fernando Alonso bizarrely claims Lewis Hamilton had it easy when he won his seven F1 world titles, suggesting Michael Schumacher and the Brit owed their success to ‘ONLY having to beat their team-mates’ Fernando Alonso says Lewis Hamilton’s championships are not worth as much The Alpine driver said Max Verstappen’s titles are worth more than … Read more

F1 Championship leader Max Verstappen to start Belgian Grand Prix from back following car changes

F1 Championship leader Max Verstappen to start Belgian Grand Prix from the BACK of the grid back following changes on the cars, as Dutchman is penalised along with rival Charles Leclerc and four other drivers Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc to start at the back of the grid in Belgium  Four other drivers face penalties … Read more

McLaren’s Lando Norris finishes fastest on opening day of F1 testing with Lewis Hamilton in fifth

McLaren’s Lando Norris finishes fastest on opening day of F1 testing with Ferrari duo Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz behind him… with Lewis Hamilton in fifth and world champion Max Verstappen in ninth The first day of F1 pre-season testing got underway in Barcelona on Wednesday  McLaren’s Lando Norris finished as the fastest driver after … Read more

Mark Webber says title battle left Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton with ‘scars that need healing’

Mark Webber believes last year’s Formula One title fight has left both Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton with ‘scars that need healing’ ahead of the upcoming season Max Verstappen won maiden F1 world title in controversial circumstances  Lewis Hamilton was pipped on the final lap of the final round in Abu Dhabi  Race director Michael Masi … Read more

Mercedes chief Toto Wolff rages at FIA director Michael Masi after Lewis Hamilton’s late defeat

Mercedes chief Toto Wolff rages at FIA director Michael Masi after Lewis Hamilton’s controversial late defeat to Max Verstappen: ‘We need to go back to the lap before’ Toto Wolff was left livid as Lewis Hamilton lost in controversial circumstances  After a late safety car Max Verstappen, on fresh tyres, overtook Hamilton Wolff told FIA … Read more

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice LIVE: Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen out on new-look track

F1 practice LIVE: Second practice underway after Max Verstappen took first blood in first session, with his Red Bull fastest in Abu Dhabi while Lewis Hamilton was third behind Valtteri Bottas ahead of the title decider By Ben Nagle for MailOnline Published: 09:00 GMT, 10 December 2021 | Updated: 14:08 GMT, 10 December 2021 Max … Read more

Mercedes request new Max Verstappen investigation for Lewis Hamilton incident

Mercedes formally call for a new investigation into Max Verstappen after on-board footage of his Red Bull running Lewis Hamilton off track emerges from dramatic Brazilian GP battle Mercedes have formally called for a fresh investigation into Max Verstappen  The Red Bull star ran Lewis Hamilton off track during the Sao Paulo Grand Prix  The … Read more

Max Verstappen beats Lewis Hamilton to title of F1’s most popular driver

EXCLUSIVE: Max Verstappen is named as the most popular Formula One driver in the world as he sees off title rival Lewis Hamilton, who comes in THIRD place behind fellow Brit Lando Norris Max Verstappen is leading the way on and off the grid after a fan survey  The Dutchman was named the most popular … Read more

F1: Max Verstappen may not have a fast enough car to take on Lewis Hamilton, fears Mark Webber

Former Red Bull driver Mark Webber fears Max Verstappen may not have a fast enough car to take an F1 title fight to Lewis Hamilton in the final six races… despite the Dutchman taking a six-point lead in the championship Mark Webber was surprised Max Verstappen did not win the Turkish Grand Prix Former Red … Read more

Lewis Hamilton insists he was NOT furious with his Mercedes team for Turkish Grand Prix pit stop row

Lewis Hamilton has passionately denied being furious with his Mercedes team for a poorly-timed pit stop that resulted in him finishing fifth at the Turkish Grand Prix.  The Brit was asked to come into the pit lane on lap 42 of Sunday’s race, but refused because he disagreed with Mercedes’ belief that he needed new … Read more