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…

Lewis Hamilton trails Kimi Raikkonen in Canada second practice

Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen turned the tables on Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton to set the pace in second practice at the Canadian Grand Prix. The Finn was 0.215 seconds clear of Hamilton, fastest in the first session, and 0.265secs quicker than team-mate and title leader Sebastian Vettel. Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas was fourth quickest, 0.11secs slower than…

Lewis Hamilton top in Canadian Grand Prix first practice

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton edged title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari to set the pace in first practice at the Canadian Grand Prix. Hamilton, trailing Vettel by 25 points in the championship, was 0.198seconds clear of the German with their team-mates Valtteri Bottas and Kimi Raikkonen next. Fernando Alonso’s return to Formula 1 after missing…