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.
Hamilton surprised by third-place finish at Belgian GP London [England], Aug 29 : Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he surprised himself with a third-place finish despite starting in 21st place at the Belgian Grand Prix because of engine penalties.
Delighted Hamilton relishes German GP victory Johannesburg, Aug 1 :After clinching his sixth consecutive victory of the season at German Grand Prix, reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he was surprised by his own performance that allowed him to extend his championship lead over Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg to 19 points.
Rosberg tops Hungarian GP's second practice Johannesburg, July 22 : Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton crashed out early as Formula One leader Nico Rosberg emerged as the fastest driver in the second practice session of this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix.
Rosberg extends Mercedes stay until 2018 London, July 22 : German driver Nico Rosberg has signed a new two-year contract with Mercedes which will see him partner reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton until the end of 2018.