Tag: French Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton is accelerating towards a sixth title after Sunday's French Grand Prix took his tally to 79 career wins.
Lewis Hamilton says Formula One's rule makers should take the blame for boring races, rather than drivers after Sunday's French Grand Prix served up a strong contender for most soporific of the season.
It is the 86th pole of his career for Lewis Hamilton, who won last year's race from pole, and a record-increasing 63rd front-row lock-out for Mercedes.
Lewis Hamilton will seek to stretch his lead and extend Mercedes's unbeaten run to 10 races with a victory unaided by fortune at this weekend’s French Grand Prix.
Marquez says the conditions made it 'not funny' to be a rider.
The introduction of their upgraded engine, after earlier delays, gave Hamilton the impetus, but he was quick to praise his team for their all-round role in Sunday’s success in the first French race for a decade.
The four-time world champion was quickest in both the morning and afternoon sessions, ending up seven-tenths clear of in-demand Australian Daniel Ricciardo who was second for Red Bull.
Johann Zarco is hoping to win his first MotoGP race in front of his home fans at the French Grand Prix.