Jimmie Johnson and Fernando Alonso will swap NASCAR, Formula 1 cars

Michelle R. Martinelli For The Win Published 5:30 PM EDT Nov 2, 2018 Two of the biggest names worldwide in racing – NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson and Formula 1’s Fernando Alonso – finally let everyone else in on the secret they’ve been teasing for months. The seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and the two-time F1 world […]

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Lewis Hamilton is ‘the differentiator,’ says Mercedes boss Toto Wolff

The 33-year-old has showcased his talent throughout the year, pushing himself and the Mercedes car to the limit to win a fifth world championship. Hamilton’s unlikely victories in Monza and Singapore — two tracks the faster Ferraris should have dominated at — were the standout performances in arguably his best ever season in Formula One. […]

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F1 driver Marcus Ericsson to join IndyCar Schmidt Peterson Motorsports

IndyStar Sports Published 11:41 AM EDT Oct 30, 2018 Swedish Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson is coming to IndyCar. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports announced Tuesday the 28-year old will join the team for the 2019 IndyCar season and drive the No. 7 Honda. Ericsson will join SPM following F1’s season later this year. He’s made 95 […]

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Daniel Ricciardo laments ‘cursed’ car after eighth retirement of 2018

“Just things are happening on Sunday which I’ve got no more explanation for. The car, I’ll let Gasly (his replacement at Red Bull next season) drive it, I’m done with it.” Despite an early mistake which meant he dropped from pole to third after the second corner, Ricciardo drove well on Sunday and was on […]

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Mexican GP: Lewis Hamilton clinches fifth world title

Lewis Hamilton savors the moment after clinching his fifth F1 world title with fourth place behind Max Verstappen in the Mexican Grand Prix. Race winner Kimi Raikkonen is flanked by second-placed Max Verstappen (far left) and Lewis Hamilton, who finished third after a thrilling US Grand Prix. Hamilton increased his title lead to 70 points […]

Mexico GP: The tragic tale of the Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico’s greatest Formula One drivers

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Hamilton says Mercedes will have earned F1 title

AP Updated 6:04 PM EDT Oct 25, 2018 MEXICO CITY (AP) — Lewis Hamilton said Thursday that another Formula One championship would be one earned by him and Mercedes — not one thrown away by Ferrari. Sebastian Vettel won the first two races of 2018 to set up what promised to be a dramatic chase […]