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F1 RECAP WEEK 14 – HAMILTON TAKES HOME 7TH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton performance in the Turkish Grand Prix gave him his 10th victory of the season – and, more importantly, saw him claim the seventh drivers’ championship of his career, to equal the record of Michael Schumacher. Racing Point’s Sergio Perez and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel rounded out the podium respectively after an incredible race […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 13 – MERCEDES TAKES HOME RECORD 7TH STRAIT CONSTRUCTORS CHAMPIONSHIP

Lewis Hamilton spearheaded Mercedes claiming their record seventh consecutive constructors’ title at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, leading home team mate Valtteri Bottas and a delighted Daniel Ricciardo – but there was late race drama as Red Bull’s Max Verstappen retired from P2 after appearing to suffer a tyre issue, bringing out a Safety Car […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 12 – HAMILTON BREAKS THE RECORD WITH 92 WINS

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton has become the most successful driver in terms of victories in Formula 1 history, after a dominant display at the Portuguese Grand Prix saw him claim his 92nd victory from team mate Valtteri Bottas and the Red Bull of Max Verstappen. Having started from pole position, Hamilton’s victory looked in serious doubt […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 11 – HAMILTON SCORES 91ST VICTORY IN EIFEL GP

Mercedes’s Lewis Hamilton has matched the career win record of Michael Schumacher with his 91st F1 victory at the Eifel GP, triumphing over the Red Bull of Max Verstappen at the Nurburgring, as Daniel Ricciardo secured his first podium for the Renault squad. Hamilton had been outmuscled by his polesitting team mate Valtteri Bottas at […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 10 – VERSTAPPEN TAKES P2 IN RUSSIAN GP

Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas scored his second win of 2020 at the Russian Grand Prix, benefitting from a penalty for his polesitting team mate Lewis Hamilton that left the six-time champion third at the flag, as Max Verstappen claimed Red Bull’s first ever podium at Sochi in P2. Hamilton began the race on the back foot, […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 9 – ALBON TAKES P3 IN TUSCAN GP

Mugello served up an absolute thriller in its first ever Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton taking victory from Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas in an action-packed race that saw two dramatic multi-car crashes within the first nine laps, two red flag stoppages and an exciting finale that culminated in Alex Albon scoring his first F1 […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 8 – SAINZ TAKES P2 IN ITALY

An incredible 2020 Italian Grand Prix saw AlphaTauri’s Pierre Gasly claim his. first ever Formula 1 win and in spectacular fashion. The race was turned on its head by a Safety Car brought out as Kevin Magnussen’s stricken Haas had to be recovered. But with Hamilton diving into the pit lane when it was closed […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 6 – VERSTAPPEN TAKES P2 IN SPAIN

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton executed an almost perfect race at the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton lead every lap from pole to record his fifth Spanish Grand Prix win. That’s his fourth victory of the season and 156 total podiums, surpassing Michael Schumacher for the all time record. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen came in P2 just ahead […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 5 – VERSTAPPEN TAKES P1 AT 70TH ANNIVERSARY GP

Max Verstappen has become the first non-Mercedes driver to win a race in 2020, the Red Bull racer winning out in the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix from the Mercedes pairing of Lewis Hamilton and pole sitter Valtteri Bottas after an incredible display at Silverstone. Verstappen had been the only driver in the top 10 to […]

F1 RECAP WEEK 4 – NORRIS TAKES P5 AT BRITISH GP

Week 4 is in the books for F1 with the completion of the British Grand Prix. Starting from pole, Hamilton quickly gave himself a comfortable lead in the early laps, and never wavered for almost 50 laps as he and Bottas we cruising to what seemed like an easy 1 – 2 podium. However and […]