Formula One

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany crosses the finish line to win the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone, England, Sunday, July 8, 2018. (Pool photo Via AP/Andrew Yates)
July 08, 2018 - 4:16 pm
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — After laboring with neck pain on Saturday, Sebastian Vettel found the perfect tonic 24 hours later — matching Alain Prost's total of 51 Grand Prix victories and denying his main rival a record-setting win in his home race. The German defeated second-placed Lewis Hamilton...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the qualifying session at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone, England, Saturday, July 7, 2018. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
July 07, 2018 - 10:26 am
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton prevailed in a tight battle with Formula One leader Sebastian Vettel to snatch pole position on Saturday for the British Grand Prix. It's the fourth consecutive pole position for Hamilton at Silverstone, his sixth overall on the track, and his 50th for...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, front, steers his car during the first free practice at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone, England, Friday, July 6, 2018. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday July 8. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
July 06, 2018 - 6:59 am
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas were fastest during an incident-packed opening practice for the British Grand Prix on Friday. Hamilton, who is going for a fifth straight victory and a record sixth overall in his home Formula One race, clocked the...
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Brazil's Danilo, right, and Casemiro wait for the start of the official training session of the Brazil team prior to the quarter final match between Brazil and Belgium at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Tsentralny stadium in Kazan, Russia, Thursday, July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
July 05, 2018 - 6:27 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest at the World Cup (all times local): 1:20 a.m. Brazil right back Danilo is out of the World Cup after injuring his ankle in training. The Brazilian soccer federation says Danilo suffered a ligament injury in his left ankle during the team's training session in Kazan on...
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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands celebrates on the podium after winning the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring racetrack in Spielberg, southern Austria, Sunday July 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
July 01, 2018 - 11:12 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Red Bull driver Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday as both Mercedes cars failed to finish. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel came second and third, with the German taking back the lead in the championship from Lewis Hamilton. On a bleak day...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany takes a curve during the third free practice session for the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring racetrack in Spielberg, southern Austria, Saturday June 30, 2018. The race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
June 30, 2018 - 7:18 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Sebastian Vettel was fastest in the final practice for the Austrian Grand Prix on Saturday as Ferrari caught up with the upgraded Mercedes cars. The German set a track record of 1 minute, 4.070 seconds to edge Lewis Hamilton's fastest lap by 0.029, with Valtteri Bottas 0...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain prepares at pits during the first free practice at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, southern Austria, Friday, June 29, 2018. The Formula One race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
June 29, 2018 - 6:59 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest lap time as Mercedes' upgraded cars dominated the first practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday. With a new side pod design and an adapted rear wing to their cars, the Formula One leader led fellow Mercedes driver Valtteri...
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June 24, 2018 - 2:01 pm
BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — Sprint car driver Jason Johnson has died following a crash at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin, race officials said Sunday. He was 41. Johnson was injured during a World of Outlaws race Saturday night at the 1/3-mile-long dirt oval, the series said. It said the driver from...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the first free practice at the Paul Ricard racetrack, in Le Castellet, southern France, Friday, June 22, 2018. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
June 22, 2018 - 3:01 pm
LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Lewis Hamilton was fastest in Friday's two practice sessions for the French Grand Prix, while his top rival struggled to figure out the unfamiliar track as Formula One returned to the country for the first time in a decade. Sebastian Vettel, who leads Mercedes driver...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal waves to supporters prior to the start of the 86th 24-hour Le Mans endurance race, in Le Mans, western France, Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
June 16, 2018 - 11:13 am
LE MANS, France (AP) — Tennis great Rafael Nadal played the role of official starter on Saturday to get the 86th edition of the 24 Hours Le Mans classic endurance race underway amid light rain. Former Formula One champions Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button are among 180 drivers in the crews of...
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