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W Series won, Chadwick now ready to climb ladder towards F1

'I’m under no illusions as to how tough it’s going to get,' she said after clinching the crown with fourth place in the season's final race.

Mexico staying on F1 calendar for three more years

Under the new contract, no government money will be spent to renew its hosting rights for the race.

Bottas and Gasly go into F1 break feeling the pace

Neither men did themselves any favours in the Hungarian Grand Prix and both face uncertain futures at Mercedes and Red Bull respectively.

Hamilton will meditate on his success to come back stronger

Hamilton has a 62 point lead over teammate Valtteri Bottas with 9 races remaining.

Rested Hamilton hoping to be fighting fit for Hungary

The Mercedes driver won from pole position last year at the Hungaroring, a track he has triumphed on a record 6 times in total.

Verstappen says F1 stewards were wrong to let off Leclerc

Verstappen was handed a 5-second penalty for an unsafe release in May after he collided with Mercedes rival Valtteri Bottas in the Monaco pitlane.

Haas drivers play down future fears after track clashes

Haas have yet to confirm their 2020 driver lineup.

Hamilton wants to edit himself out of Netflix series

Netflix was previously barred from filming behind-the-scenes at Mercedes in 2018.

Verstappen hopes to continue the party in Hungary

The Hungaroring, narrow and technical and sometimes described as 'Monaco without walls' because of the difficulty of overtaking, is a circuit that should play to Red Bull's strengths.

Verstappen wins chaotic German Grand Prix

The Dutchman secures his second win of the season and seventh of his career, finishing ahead of four-time world champion Vettel, who had started 20th and last on the grid.

Michael Schumacher’s Ferrari a perfect fit for son Mick

The 20-year-old, who races in Formula Two, did a demonstration run at Hockenheim in the F2004 car which carried his father to 13 wins from 18 races and his seventh and last title.

Hamilton on pole in German Grand Prix, disaster for Ferrari

Hamilton improved to clock a best lap in one minute and 11.767 and outpace Max Verstappen of Red Bull by 0.346 seconds.

Vettel says he is his own biggest critic

Driving for Ferrari despite the weight of expectation that goes with it, he says, is a privilege and not a burden.

Hulkenberg says he is ‘quite likely’ to stay at Renault

The 31-year-old is in his third season at Renault and ends his contract at the end of 2019.

Mercedes mark 125 years of racing with retro look

The front end of the W10 cars has been re-worked as a tribute to Mercedes' original colours and includes not only the white paintwork but also red numbers and old-fashioned logos.

Formula One to fast-track Chinese gamers to 2020 virtual series

The eventual champion and runner-up qualify for the 2020 F1 Esports Pro Draft.

Mercedes and Ferrari sign up for new Netflix F1 series

A behind-the-scenes look at the championship, it was well-received by fans and sponsors.

Vettel facing his demons on return to Hockenheim

Vettel now risks being upstaged by younger teammate Charles Leclerc, who has already had more podiums, poles and fastest laps this season and is only 3 points adrift.

Haas go back to basics for German GP

The US-owned Formula One team remains at 9th place out of 10 in the standings at the midway point in the season.

Hamilton defends his ‘Britishness’ ahead of home race

Hamilton says there would always be people with negative views but every day was an opportunity to win them over.

Todt wants to see a return to refuelling in F1

President of the governing FIA Jean Todt says he would be in favour of in-race refuelling to 'have lighter cars at the start of the race.'

Williams back at Silverstone in his 50th year as team boss

The British Grand Prix at Silverstone is always a highlight for Sir Frank Williams even if his 50th year in the sport sees his team last and without a point.

Hamilton critical of British GP fixture clashes

F1 champion Lewis Hamilton hopes the British Grand Prix will stand out among the Cricket World Cup and Wimbledon finals, as all three events will occur on the same day.

New McLaren contract is smart move for Norris

Britians's youngest grand prix driver extends his contract with McLaren.