Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton wants consistency in title fight

Azerbaijan Grand Prix on the BBC Venue: Baku City Circuit Dates: 23-25 June Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, online, mobile, the BBC Sport app. Full details here Lewis Hamilton says both he and his Mercedes team have to be more consistent if they are to beat Ferrari…

Lewis Hamilton in 'best place' since joining Mercedes, says Toto Wolff

Lewis Hamilton is in the best mental shape he has been in since joining Mercedes, says team boss Toto Wolff. Hamilton cut Sebastian Vettel’s lead in the title race to 12 points with victory in Canada, a fortnight after his worst race of the year in Monaco. Wolff said: “Lewis is in the best place…

Lewis Hamilton: Canada win crucial to title hopes

Lewis Hamilton admitted his victory in the Canadian Grand Prix was crucial to his and his Mercedes team’s championship hopes this year. Hamilton’s third win of the season cut his deficit to 12 points to Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who finished fourth. Hamilton, who equalled his hero Ayrton Senna’s mark of 65 poles on Saturday, said:…

Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

Lewis Hamilton dominated the Canadian Grand Prix as dramatic action behind allowed him to cut Sebastian Vettel’s title lead to 12 points. The Mercedes driver controlled the race from start to finish, leading home team-mate Valtteri Bottas. Vettel, meanwhile, could finish only fourth in the Ferrari. The German dropped to the back when he needed…

Senna gift more special than trophies, says 'honoured' Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says being presented with one of Ayrton Senna’s helmets for equalling the Brazilian’s pole record means more to him than any trophy. Senna’s family sent a helmet used by the three-time champion in 1987 to give to Hamilton when he earned a 65th pole, which he did in Canada on Saturday. “It is…

Hamilton equals Senna pole record in Canada

Lewis Hamilton produced a stunning lap to set pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix and equal his hero Ayrton Senna with the 65th of his career. Hamilton ended the session 0.330 seconds quicker than title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari. The Briton produced a series of blistering laps on a track where he has…