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Valtteri Bottas says Canadian GP was ‘wake-up call’ in F1 title fight

Valtteri Bottas says his disappointing Canadian GP has served as a “wake-up call” in his championship battle with Lewis Hamilton. Bottas had to settle for fourth place in Sunday’s race as he paid the price for only qualifying sixth, and now trails Mercedes team-mate Hamilton – who claimed a controversial victory – by 29 points […]

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Cocky Hamilton fed humble pie

Welcome to Canada. The clouds are out but it’s warm on the streets of Montreal as the seventh Grand Prix of the year dawns. Sebastian Vettel fed the Mercedes garage humble pie to snag pole position after a huge weekend in his Ferrari. Daniel Ricciardo was fourth fastest in qualifying in what was a turnaround […]

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Ferrari lodge intention to appeal against Sebastian Vettel penalty

Ferrari have lodged an intention to appeal against Sebastian Vettel’s controversial race-losing penalty in the Canadian GP. While there is uncertainty over whether a full-blown appeal of a five-second penalty would be permissible under the sporting regulations, Ferrari confirmed they have initiated the first step with stewards in Montreal. Source: Read Full Article

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Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton to Canada pole position

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel beat Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes to pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix. It was only the second time in seven races Mercedes have been beaten to pole – the other by Vettel’s team-mate Charles Leclerc in Bahrain in March. Vettel was 0.206 seconds quicker than Hamilton, with Leclerc 0.680secs off. Daniel Ricciardo […]

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Canadian GP: Ferrari begin ‘crucial’ period to try and catch Mercedes

Sebastian Vettel has described F1’s summer races as a “crucial” period for Ferrari to determine whether they can make a fight of 2019’s world titles against Mercedes. The Scuderia are already more points adrift in the Constructors’ Championship than they finished behind in 2018, while Vettel is 55 points off Lewis Hamilton’s pace in the […]

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Five years to catch Schumi: Hamilton

LONDON • Lewis Hamilton has no intention to retire in the foreseeable future, especially when the once-insurmountable Formula One records of Michael Schumacher are within his sights. The German great won seven world championships and 91 races, both records, and Hamilton believes he can “definitely” prolong his career for five years to set new milestones […]