Valtteri Bottas Triumps In 1st Career Formula One Victory Sunday in Russia

We all knew the time would be coming, the one when Valtteri Bottas finally won his first career Formula One victory. That time, ended up being today, as the Finland native took the checkered flag first in Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix. Bottas, got a great start and by Turn 2, was leading. He would never look back, giving the lead up only when he came down pit lane on the Sochi track. When the pit sequences ended, Bottas was up front, bringing his No. 77 Mercedes to victory in just…

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Daniel Ricciardo Earns Victory in Malaysia for 1-2 Red Bull Finish

Mercedes’ failures was Red Bull Racing’s gain on Sunday, as Lewis Hamilton blew an engine near the midway mark and Nico Rosberg was involved in an early race fracas with Kimi Raikkonen allowing both Red Bull cars to capitalize and earn a 1-2 finish in the Malaysia Grand Prix. Daniel Ricciardo won his first race in over two years as the emotional driver dedicated his victory to Jules Bianchi. Ricciardo, inherited the lead when his teammate Max Verstappen pitted and Hamilton had his fiery misfortune. But, he will take the…

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Lewis Hamilton Earns Formula 1 Pole in Malaysia

No one was going to get in Lewis Hamilton’s way of the pole for Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix, as the Mercedes drive turned a lap of 1:32.850-seconds in his No. 44 entry on Saturday en route to the top starting spot tomorrow. Hamilton, is trying to get back in the championship lead after seeing his teammate Nico Rosberg reach the top step of the podium the last three races. Rosberg, will start second in his No. 6 Mercedes as the German turned a lap of 1:33.264-seconds.

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Rosberg Tops Verstappen for F1 Pole at Spa

This is a time where Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg can really close some of the gap between him and his teammate Lewis Hamilton in the chase for the Formula 1 championship. Hamilton, has been on a terror lately, as he holds the current F1 points lead over Rosberg heading into this weekend’s race at Spa. But, Hamilton will have to start last on Sunday due to engine penalties. That opens the door for Rosberg to capitalize. He’s doing just that.

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Lewis Hamilton Dominates German Grand Prix En Route to Dominating Win

The 2016 Formula One championship is now Lewis Hamilton’s to lose. The Mercedes driver looked like he would be a prime candidate for a second place finish this weekend as his teammate Nico Rosberg was quickest in both practice sessions on Friday then won the pole for today’s German Grand Prix. It looked like the race would be Rosberg’s to lose while Hamilton would likely come in second as he was second on the speed charts in all three sessions. But, two costly mistakes by Rosberg on Sunday handed Hamilton…

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Lewis Hamilton Passes Nico Rosberg on Final Lap for Austria Win

If its been questioned before, it’s answered now, Lewis Hamilton is undoubetely in his Mercedes teammate of Nico Rosberg’s head. Rosberg has had a stellar season so far with five victories in the first eight races to the year, and was on his way to a fifth when he bumped into Hamilton when the two-time defending world champion tried to pass him on the final lap. Whenever Rosberg does good, he still has his eye on his teammate. That didn’t change today. Rosberg, would sustain some major damage on his…

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Hamilton the Favorite, But Canadian Grand Prix Still Wide Open

Lewis Hamilton has to be by far the odds on favorite to win Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix. He just earned his fifth career pole at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve and was quickest in both Formula One practices on Friday and fifth this morning. He’s also won the last F1 race on the season in Monaco and is the defending race winner in the Canadian Grand Prix. But, he’s never won two Canadian Grand Prix’s in-a-row as he usually struggles in the race the next year following a win in Montreal. If…

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