Bottas 'much better' team-mate than Rosberg: Hamilton Johannesburg [South Africa], June 14 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he is enjoying his new relationship with Finland's Valtteri Bottas, adding that they are a much better and supportive match for one another.
Hamilton pips Bottas to top Spanish GP first practice Johannesburg [South Africa], May 12 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton fended off his team-mate Valtteri Bottas to emerge as the quickest driver as Mercedes made one-two finish in the opening practice session of this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix at the Barcelona race track on Friday.
Hamilton free pass in Bahrain GP left Bottas disappointed Johannesburg [South Africa], April 17 : Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has admitted that it was hard to accept being asked to move aside for team mate Lewis Hamilton during Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix and was disappointed by the same.
Hamilton lauds 'awesome' F1 season so far Johannesburg [South Africa], April 14 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton believes the Formula One season has been 'awesome' so far as his team Mercedes is expecting a fierce battle with Ferrari for remainder of 2017.
Hamilton quashes Alonso's move to Mercedes Johannesburg [South Africa], Apr.11 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has quashed the speculations that Mercedes will be signing McLaren driver Fernando Alonso for the 2018 season.
Hamilton edges past Vettel to take Chinese GP pole position Johannesburg [South Africa], Apr.08 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton produced a superlative performance as he secured a pole position for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix after edging past Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in a close-fought qualifying round at the Shanghai Race Track on ...
Vettel outpaces Hamilton to win season-opening Australian GP Johannesburg [South Africa],Mar.26 : Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel put Ferrari back on track as he fended off Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton to win season-opening Australian Gran Prix at Melbourne's lakeside Albert Park Circuit here on Sunday.
I should be consulted on Rosberg's replacement: Hamilton London [UK], Dec.16 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has insisted that his team must consult him on who would replace recently-retired world champion Nico Rosberg next season before also warning them against signing big names like Fernando Alonso.
Nobody will beat Hamilton, says Formula 1 boss Johannesburg [South Africa], Dec. 15: Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone believes that Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, who lost the world number one crown to former teammate Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi, will win his fourth Formula 1 World Championship next season, regardless of who his team mate is.
Hamilton likely to face disciplinary action for defying team orders ... London [UK], Nov. 28 (ANI): Mercedes are considering taking disciplinary action against three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton after he deliberately backed team-mate Nico Rosberg to try and keep hold of his Formula One world championship at Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, confirmed Toto Wolff.
Hamilton admits of facing 'pretty impossible odds' to win F1 title London [UK], Nov. 22 (ANI): Ahead of the final race in Abu Dhabi on November 27, three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted that it has not been a "perfect season" and the odds are firmly stacked against him as he bids to win the Formula One championship.
Hamilton proud of achievements regardless of Abu Dhabi result Johannesburg [South Africa], Nov.19 : Despite languishing 12 points behind Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in the Drivers' Championship, three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he is and will remain proud of his achievements regardless of how the season ends.
Hamilton wins Brazilian GP, takes title showdown to final race London [UK], Nov. 14 (ANI): Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton has taken the championship battle with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi by winning the 2016 Brazilian Grand Prix in Sau Paulo, thereby cutting down the latter's lead to 12 points.
Hamilton keeps Rosberg off pole for crucial Brazilian GP Sao Paulo [Brazil] Nov.13 : Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton enhanced his hopes of taking the title fight down to the wire as he fended off his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to take the pole position for this weekend's crucial Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo.
Rosberg wins Japanese Grand Prix, Hamilton battles to third Johannesburg [South Africa], Oct. 9 : World Championship leader Nico Rosberg on Sunday extended his lead by winning the 2016 Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka and, thereby, giving a severe blow to Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton's hope for a title.
Ricciardo dominates, Hamilton crashes out in Malaysian GP Johannesburg [South Africa], Oct.2 : Lewis Hamilton's hopes of regaining the world championship lead went up in smoke as Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo emerged as the quickest driver at a dramatic, action-packed Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Rosberg fends off Hamilton to top Malaysian GP's opening practice Johannesburg [South Africa], Sept.30 : World Championship leader Nico Rosberg produced a superior performance as he edged past Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to emerge as the fastest driver in the opening practice session of this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit.