Formula One Turkish Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas secures win as Max Verstappen leads drivers championship

Feature image credit: Wikimedia Commons Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas secured his first race win of the season while Red Bull’s Max Verstappen regained the lead of the drivers championship, seven points ahead of Lewis Hamilton. In damp conditions, similar to last … Continue reading Formula One Turkish Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas secures win as Max Verstappen leads drivers championship

Formula One Russian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton secures 100th race win in late drama

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton became Formula One’s only driver to reach 100 career race wins after late drama struck the Russian Grand Prix to give Hamilton the lead of the race and the drivers championship. Five drivers started the race out of position with grid penalties, more noticably Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas started 16th after taking a ‘tactical’ enigne penalty while Red Bulls Max Verstappen sat at the back of the grid. McLaren’s Lando Norris sat on pole position for the first time in his F1 career after a thrilling qualifying session, ahead of former teammate Carlos Sainz (Ferrari) and Williams’ George … Continue reading Formula One Russian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton secures 100th race win in late drama

Formula One 2021 Russian Grand Prix Qualifying: Lando Norris secures his first-ever pole position

After Lewis Hamilton made a rare mistake into the pit wall, in the dying minutes of Q3, McLaren’s Lando Norris managed to secure his first ever pole position. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen didn’t set a timed lap in the first qualifying session, ending 20th as a result, likely due to the upcoming engine and grid penalty putting the Dutchman at the back of the pack. Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc repeated Verstappen’s actions as the Monegasque did not set a timed lap, as a result of taking a new power unit he will start at the back of the grid in tomorrows … Continue reading Formula One 2021 Russian Grand Prix Qualifying: Lando Norris secures his first-ever pole position

Formula One 2021 Italian Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas is quickest in Friday qualifying

Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes, takes the top spot for Saturday’s Sprint Qualifying session in the week he is announced in Alfa Romeo’s 2022 driver line-up. Q1 The Italian outfit, Ferrari, led the way into the first qualifying session with Charles Leclerc … Continue reading Formula One 2021 Italian Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas is quickest in Friday qualifying