Vettel Gives Ferrari 1st Canadian Grand Prix Win Since 2004, Hamilton Struggles In 5th Place Finish

Its been well over a decade since a Ferrari has won the prestigious Canadian Grand Prix. Michael Schumacher was the last to accomplish that feat in 2004. On Sunday, that 14 year drought ended with a win by Sebastian Vettel. The German earned his 54th career Formula One on Saturday then led flag to flag en route to his 50th career F1 victory. It was his third win of the season but first since going back-to-back to start the 2018 year off in wins in Australia and Bahrain. Since, Vettel…

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5 Favorites For Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix (2 p.m. ET/ABC)

After a week off, the stars of Formula One are back in action for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix (2 p.m. ET/ABC). Here are the top five favorites. Lewis Hamilton Is there anyone else you’d pick? Mercedes went 1-2 last year and Hamilton has already won twice this season alone. Plus, Hamilton has won three straight races in Montreal and six overall. If he can win on Sunday, his seventh victory in Canada would tie Michael Schumacher for most ever there. He will start fourth. Valtteri Bottas While he finished…

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Verstappen, Red Bull Looking Stout So Far This Weekend In Canada

Since his mistakes in Monaco, Max Verstappen has been fending off questions about his aggression behind the wheel. It’s always been a topic of emphasis on the young Red Bull driver, but this year more than ever it’s glaring. He’s been questioned by fellow drivers and even other team owners but now, his own boss was saying that he may need to change his style. The second generation driver told reporters in Montreal on Thursday that he’s on the verge of physical confrontations if he keeps getting asked about it.…

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Ferrari Duo Looking To Get Back On Track This Weekend In Montreal

The 2018 Formula One season started off as good as they could have expected for the Ferrari bunch. Sebastian Vettel won the first two race of the year in Australia and Bahrain. His teammate Kimi Raikkonen was just as stout in earning three podium finishes in the first four races. They also locked out the front row of qualifying for two of the first three races as well. But, in the races since, well they’ve been just pedestrian. Since his two wins, Vettel has had just one podium finish in…

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Lewis Hamilton Wins Canadian Grand Prix Pole

Lewis Hamilton was over two-seconds quicker than last year’s pole for the Canadian Grand Prix and nearly broke the track record in Q3 on Saturday afternoon, as the Mercedes driver earned his 53rd career Formula One pole this afternoon in earning the top spot for Sunday’s race in Montreal. Hamilton, turned a lap of 1:12.812-seconds in his No. 44 Mercedes in the final round of qualifying as he has a good shot at winning his second straight race in Canada for the first time ever. Hamilton, led both practice sessions…

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Lewis Hamilton Leads Formula 1 Practice on Friday in Montreal

Lewis Hamilton has struggled to put together two good Canadian Grand Prix races together. He goes from winning one year to a DNF the next. Well, he won last year and even won the last race this season in Monaco, what does that mean for this weekend? So far, its been good for him. Hamilton, put together two straight stellar practice sessions on Friday from Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, as the Mercedes driver was quickest in both practice sessions today. Hamilton, was quickest in the initial session with a time of 1:14.755-seconds…

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Massa Crashes in Formula 1 Practice on Friday in Montreal

It was a short lived day for Brazilian Felipe Massa in Friday morning opening practice session of the weekend for Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix. The Williams driver lost control of his No. 19 car entering Turn 1, as he backed into the outside wall in the corner as a result. It was the second straight race weekend that Massa crashed in the Friday practice session, as he did the same two weeks ago in Monaco. This time though, the team determined it wasn’t his fault, as they found the DRS was the culprit…

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Strong Race Weekend So Far Gives Sebastian Vettel Hope for Canadian Grand Prix

Its been a taxing season already for Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel. The German driver has had two DNFs in six races this year. Luckily, he’s had four top fours in the remaining races with a third in Australia, a second in China, a third in Spain and a fourth in the last race in Monaco. But, for a driver that became accustomed to winning, the lack of wins is taking a toll on the four-time world champion. From 2009-2013, Vettel won 38 Grand Prix’s, but the last two years, he has…

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Ferrari Drivers Vettel, Raikkonen Believe Results Will Come

The Formula One drivers head to North America for the first time this season, as one team is hoping they can turn the corner sooner rather than later. Both Ferrari drivers Kimi Raikkonen and his teammate Sebastian Vettel think they can be competitive as soon as this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal, as both know the results will soon follow.

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