Formula One

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland celebates winning the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
November 26, 2017 - 12:58 pm
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Performing celebratory spins around the track was about as emotional as it got for Valtteri Bottas, after he beat his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to win the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. Hamilton joined the straight-faced Finnish driver in...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel, of Germany, leads the race ahead of Mercedes Valtteri Bottas, of Finland, at the start of the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Interlagos race track in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
November 12, 2017 - 1:01 pm
SAO PAULO (AP) — Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday to solidify his hold on second place after Lewis Hamilton clinched the season title two weeks ago in Mexico City. It was Vettel's 47th career win and his fifth this season. Vettel started second on the grid, but...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel, of Germany, steers his car during qualifiers for the Formula One Mexico Grand Prix auto race at the Hermanos Rodriguez racetrack in Mexico City, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
October 28, 2017 - 3:33 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Lewis Hamilton will have to chase his fourth Formula One season championship from behind Sebastian Vettel. Blistering late laps by Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen will have Ferrari and Red Bull starting 1-2 at the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday. Hamilton is set to start third...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel, of Germany, goes through a turn during the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
October 22, 2017 - 4:48 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lewis Hamilton further tightened his control on the Formula One season championship Sunday, winning the U.S. Grand Prix ahead of title rival Sebastian Vettel, who finished second in a race he said he had to win. The Mercedes driver continued his absolute dominance of the...
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Gene Haas responds to a question during a news conference for the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
October 21, 2017 - 2:27 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — For a second-year Formula One team, Haas F1 should be all smiles. The only U.S.-based team on the grid has faster cars and has already scored more points this year behind veteran drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen than it did in all of 2016. Yet it's that sort of...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain takes off his glove during qualifying for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, central Japan, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (Kazuhiro Nogi/Pool Photo via AP
October 07, 2017 - 6:16 am
SUZUKA, Japan (AP) — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix, leading a 1-2 finish for Mercedes drivers on Saturday. Hamilton posted a lap record time of 1 minute, 27.319 seconds to finish 0.332 ahead of Valtteri Bottas. Hamilton's title rival, Sebastian...
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October 04, 2017 - 8:43 am
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Formula One will return to its original United States television partner with a move next season to ESPN. The first F1 race aired in the U.S. was on ABC in 1962 when highlights of the Monaco Grand Prix aired on ABC's "Wide World of Sports" one week after the race. All 21...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain waves after the qualifying for the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix in Sepang, Malaysia, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
September 30, 2017 - 11:06 am
SEPANG, Malaysia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix with another brilliant drive under pressure on Saturday, while title rival Sebastian Vettel's misery continued as he quit early in qualifying after losing power on a straight. Having struggled in all three...
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Models wear creations as part of the Versace women's Spring/Summer 2018 fashion collection, presented in Milan, Italy, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
September 22, 2017 - 3:11 pm
MILAN (AP) — On the third day of Milan Fashion Week, past and present merged at Donatella Versace's joyous, celebratory, healing runway tribute Friday to her brother Gianni Versace, 20 years after his slaying in Miami. And it culminated with her own reckoning with how she has born the weight of her...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, center, jubilates on the podium after winning the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017. Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany placed second and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia placed third. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
August 27, 2017 - 1:10 pm
SPA-FRANORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) — For a brief moment, Lewis Hamilton feared he had lost the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday. Sebastian Vettel, on quicker tires with about 10 laps to go, drove up right alongside him on a long straight, and Hamilton thought "this might be it." But the British driver...
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