Formula One

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the second free practice at the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone, England, Friday, July 14, 2017. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday, July 16. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
July 15, 2017 - 9:29 am
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the fifth time at the British Grand Prix on Saturday, ahead of Ferrari rivals Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel in rainy conditions. But whether Hamilton starts from the front of the grid could depend on how...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the second free practice at the British Formula One Grand Prix at the Silverstone racetrack, Silverstone, England, Friday, July 14, 2017. The British Formula One Grand Prix will be held on Sunday, July 16. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
July 15, 2017 - 6:23 am
SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the final practice session before qualifying for the British Grand Prix in front of his home fans. The Mercedes driver outpaced Sebastian Vettel, who has a 20-point lead over him in the Formula One drivers' championship. Hamilton posted a...
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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland, Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia, from left to right, celebrate on the podium of the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, Sunday, July 9, 2017. Bottas won the race, Vettel was second and Ricciardo third. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 09, 2017 - 5:27 pm
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas made a great start from pole position to win the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday, while Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel finished just behind in second to extend his championship lead over main rival Lewis Hamilton to 20 points. Bottas just held off...
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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany takes a curve during the third practice session for the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, Saturday, July 8, 2017. The Austrian Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
July 08, 2017 - 6:29 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Ferrari got a boost as Sebastian Vettel posted the fastest time ahead of both Mercedes cars in the third and final practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Saturday. Vettel finished 0.269 seconds ahead of Lewis Hamilton, who had topped both of...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leaves the pit lane during the second practice session for the Austrian Formula One Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, Friday, July 7, 2017. The Austrian Grand Prix will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
July 07, 2017 - 11:19 am
SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton feels confident of a repeat pole position after posting the fastest time in both practice sessions for the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday. The British driver, who won here from the front last year, was 0.147 seconds faster than championship...
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In this image from video, competitors take part in the raft race at the Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on June 10, 2017. Just hours before strapping rock star drivers into multimillion-dollar cars traveling at more than 200 mph, team crews--and executives--traded their firesuits for life preservers in a beer-soaked beach party on the erstwhile Olympic rowing venue next to the Circuit Giles Villeneuve. (AP Photo/Jimmy Golen)
June 22, 2017 - 2:34 am
MONTREAL (AP) — It's time to put the fun back in F1. Formula One's new owners are hoping to dial down some of the intensity of the high-power and high-pressure racing circuit this season, swapping the paddock for paddling at the Canadian Grand Prix this month with the return of the Great Montreal...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44), of Britain, takes the checkered flag to win the Canadian Grand Prix auto race, Sunday, June 11, 2017, in Montreal. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 11, 2017 - 4:21 pm
MONTREAL (AP) — Lewis Hamilton won the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday for the sixth time and the third year in a row. Valtteri Bottas was second, 19.7 seconds behind, to give Mercedes a sweep of the top two spots as it jostles with Ferrari in the championship points race. Hamilton...
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44), of Britain, drives through the Senna corner to lead the Canadian Grand Prix, Sunday, June 11, 2017 in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 11, 2017 - 3:44 pm
MONTREAL (AP) — Lewis Hamilton has won the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix for the sixth time and the third year in a row. Valtteri Bottas was second, 19.7 seconds behind, to give Mercedes a sweep of the top two spots as it jostles with Ferrari in the championship points race. Hamilton entered the...
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Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Monday, May 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 29, 2017 - 2:05 am
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress finally let the emotions flow when he looked up at the Charlotte Motor Speedway's scoring board after the Coca-Cola 600 and saw the iconic No. 3 — driven by his grandson Austin Dillon — on top. "Can you believe it?" Childress asked. "The...
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Austin Dillon celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Monday, May 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
May 29, 2017 - 1:47 am
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress finally let the emotions flow when he looked up at the Charlotte Motor Speedway's scoring board after the Coca-Cola 600 and saw the iconic No. 3 — driven by his grandson Austin Dillon — on top. "Can you believe it?" Childress asked. "The...
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