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Bottas edges Hamilton by 0.019s to claim Austria pole

Kahran Vohra
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Valtteri Bottas beat team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Austrian Grand Prix by 0.019s, whilst Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel ended third fastest, however both Hamilton and Vettel made good recoveries after mistakes in their first Q3 runs.  Bottas’ fastest lap-time was a 1.03.130s, which gave him a 0.019s advantage over his Formula 1 team-mate […]

Dominant Hamilton heads Mercedes 1-2 in Austria FP2

Kahran Vohra
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Lewis Hamilton continued to dominate Formula 1 practice for the Austrian Grand Prix and headed his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas by almost two tenths, whilst the upgraded Mercedes was well clear of the Formula 1 field, with the Ferrari of Vettel lined up closely behind the Mercedes.  Hamilton’s fastest time was a 1.04.579s, and it […]

Austrian Grand Prix driver ratings

Christian Judd
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Third time lucky for Lewis Hamilton at the Red Bull Ring – finally securing the win at a circuit that he was so desperately chasing for. However, it was certainly not a result in the way that he was expecting. Having expertly perfected qualifying on pole, 0.543 secs ahead of teammate Rosberg, Hamilton led the race […]

Key Talking Points from Austria

Arjun Tapasvi
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Lewis Hamilton bounced back to claim victory for the first time in Austria after a last-lap controversial coming together with his team-mate as the lead changed hands. Despite the Mercedes driver’s crash dominating the headlines, there were many surprises – with the likes of Manor Racing’s first points and a ‘surprise’ race for McLaren’s Jenson […]

Hamilton slams dangerous kerbs

Kahran Vohra
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Austrian Grand Prix pole-sitter, Lewis Hamilton was furious with the kerbs around the Red Bull Ring after  two suspension failures caused by the kerbs during qualifying.  The controversy over the ‘dangerous’ kerbs started as early as Practice 1 when Max Verstappen ran over the “huge” kerbs, which was the first suspension causality of the weekend. […]

Hamilton claims pole in damp Spielberg

Kahran Vohra
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Lewis Hamilton has claimed pole position with a 1.07.922 during a mixed final qualifying session, followed by Nico Rosberg who will receive a penalty. The big surprise was Hulkenberg and Button who respectively qualified in third and fifth places, and with Rosberg and Vettel’s penalty the pairing will move up the grid – with Hulkenberg […]

FP3 – Vettel beats record as Rosberg crashes

Daniel Kuberek
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  Sebastian Vettel topped proceedings during third free practice, a display of scintillating Ferrari pace not seen yesterday. However the major talking point of the morning would be Nico Rosberg’s heavy crash on the 21 minute mark, which resulted in red flags for a period of over 10 minutes. Entering a flying lap on his […]

Q&A with Renault Sport drivers ahead of Austria

Kahran Vohra
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Kevin Magnussen   How are you looking forward to the Austrian Grand Prix? I’m particularly looking forward to it. Austria is more my type of country, with the fresh air and mountains. It’s great to be away from a city for a Grand Prix and the circuit itself is really good. It’s small, but it’s […]