Formula 1 Recap

Max Verstappen Extends With Red Bull Racing Through 2023

Max Verstappen has signed a contract extension with Red Bull Racing through 2023, the team announced Tuesday (Jan. 7). Verstappen won on the Formula 1 Grand Prix circuit eight times, including three in 2019, and earned 31 podiums. He also placed third in the standings. “I am really happy to …

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Lewis Hamilton Wins 2019 Championship; Valtteri Bottas Victorious at the USGP

Lewis Hamilton clinched the 2019 World Championship at Circuit of the Americas on Sunday (Nov. 3) by finishing second. The Briton now has six titles to his name and is one away from tying Michael Schumacher.   There are parking spaces And there is this parking space ⬇️ 🤩 🏆#USGP 🇺🇸 …

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Valtteri Bottas Savors Win at Suzuka, Mercedes Claim Constructors Title

Peculiarity seemed to surround the Japanese Grand Prix this weekend.  With a typhoon taking aim at Japan, the usual schedule of events was changed, with the third free practice being canceled and qualifying being moved to just hours before the race.  Then the start confounded. And in the end, even …

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Charles Leclerc Gives the Tifosi a Reason to Rejoice at Italy

Formula 1’s Italian Grand Prix gave a little bit of everything on Sunday (Sept 8).  The main thing that it offered was a battle at the front, which is something that has rarely been seen.  First, Charles Leclerc fended off Lewis Hamilton for nearly two-thirds of the race, and then …

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Heavy Hearted Charles Leclerc Finally Gets First F1 Win in Belgium, Dedicates Win to Anthoine Hubert

Formula One is back after the summer break to kick off the last leg of the 2019 season. There was a lot of excitement after Ferrari got their second front row lockout of the season. But then the weekend turned tragic after BWT Arden and Renault development Formula 2 driver …

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Lewis Hamilton Wins Again At French Grand Prix

In what looked like a stress-free drive, Lewis Hamilton earned his second straight French Grand Prix on Sunday (June 23) at Circuit Paul Ricard. The win was Hamiltonʻs sixth in the last seven races and extended his championship lead over his teammate Valtteri Bottas by 36 points. Hamilton made a …

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F1: Sebastian Vettel Scores His First Pole of 2018

The Ferraris had looked strong in practice, topping the timing charts in both FP2 and 3.  Even if they benefited from Lewis Hamilton crashing out during that second practice, they were still managing to keep up with their Mercedes rivals.   Perhaps Mercedes were nervous, or perhaps Ferrari just have …

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Lewis Hamilton Claims Tame Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton used his pole starting position to beat teammate Valtteri Bottas and Red Bull driver Max Verstappen to the first turn, then followed the one-stop strategy to hold on with medium compound tyres to earn his third Monaco Grand Prix.  Verstappen crossed the finish in second but was relegated …

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