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Daniel Ricciardo

Well butter my butt and call me a biscuit that was a race

26 Jun, 01:52

Esteban Gutierrez

00:16: Happy with the 1st part of the race, racing in the Top 10. Pitting twice for wing change, cost me. Looking forward… 00:16: Muy contento con la 1ra parte de la carrera en top 10. Entrar 2 veces a pits x cambio de ala, afectó mucho. Ahora a…

26 Jun

Valtteri Bottas

Now that was a race... from one lap down, to 2nd Important points for us @MercedesAMGF1 🏼


25 Jun, 20:54


Sergio Perez

We let go a victory today! I'll keep with me the great race I was doing before the contact. Thank you everybody!…

25 Jun, 20:21

Kevin Magnussen

P7 🏼What a race it was! Had a lot of fun out there and I enjoyed every moment of it. Once again the team did a great job 🏼

25 Jun, 19:33

Jean-Eric Vergne

I think @Max33Verstappen inherited my bad luck since he got the "VER" Sorry for you buddy...

25 Jun, 18:09

Romain Grosjean

#AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿 Race: P13 #F1 #R8G #HaasF1 #BakuF1 #Race

25 Jun, 17:37

Jean-Eric Vergne

Je rêve ou @Julien_FEBREAU a dit que Mariah Carey partira en gomme dures??? #f1

25 Jun, 15:03

Lewis Hamilton

Listening to my favourite tracks to help me focus before the race. #AzerbaijanGP @Bose #QC35 #Ambassador

25 Jun, 14:17

Romain Grosjean

#AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿 Race Day #R8G #HaasF1 #Race #F1Baku

25 Jun, 14:12

Esteban Gutierrez

04:15: Incredible feeling to drive in this track. Tomorrow, the race will be another experiment to keep on knowing the car… 04:12: Increíble sensación manejar en esta pista. Mañana en la carrera será un experimento más para seguir conociendo el c…

25 Jun

Max Chilton

Starting P7 for tomorrows Road America GP.
Pretty decent considering we only did 2 laps in FP3. Happy with our reco…

25 Jun, 01:00

Sergio Perez

20:37: Lo dudo 20:11: P6 was the highest position we could have achieved today and we got it! We have a great starting position for tomor…

24 Jun

Daniel Ricciardo

Pushed it hard in Q3 and got caught out by the wall at Turn 6. Will have to fight from 10th tomorrow #AzerbaijanGP

24 Jun, 18:53

Kevin Magnussen

Quite happy with today's result 🏼 On this track everything can happen tomorrow. I think it's going to be an exciting race.

24 Jun, 17:20

Romain Grosjean

#AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿 P17 #F1 #R8G #HaasF1 #BakuF1

24 Jun, 16:36

Romain Grosjean

Didn't get the best of my car today. Will work to improve my driving when the feeling isn't there. Everything is still open for a good race.

24 Jun, 16:30

Lewis Hamilton

We're all set for qualifying. #TeamLH, where you guys watching from!? 🏾 #AzerbaijanGP #F1 @MercedesAMGF1

24 Jun, 14:46

Fernando Alonso

Bravo 🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻

24 Jun, 14:27


Romain Grosjean

#AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿 Qualifying Day #R8G #HaasF1 #Quali #F1Baku

24 Jun, 12:19

Esteban Gutierrez

03:52: 2007 en @roadamerica. Arrancando penúltimo y terminando 2ndo. Peleando por el 1ero en la última vuelta. 🏼 02:52: Nice to be here at @roadamerica, one of my favorite tracks. To be back here, with an @IndyCar is really fantastic.…

24 Jun

Valtteri Bottas

Still work to do with the setup to make the car better balanced for quali and race. Will be close, looking forward!…

23 Jun, 19:49

Daniel Ricciardo

Good practice sessions out on the streets today #AzerbaijanGP

23 Jun, 18:55

Romain Grosjean

#R8G #FP2 #F1Baku #AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿

23 Jun, 17:28

Kevin Magnussen

Positive practice sessions today. The car feels good and the track is fun to drive 🏼 #KM20 #AzerbaijanGP

23 Jun, 17:16

Romain Grosjean

#R8G #FP1 #F1Baku #AzerbaijanGP 🇦🇿

23 Jun, 11:35

Lewis Hamilton

Ready for the Practice sessions. #AzerbaijanGP #F1 @MercedesAMGF1

23 Jun, 10:11

Kevin Magnussen

Morning 🏻#AzerbaijanGP

23 Jun, 08:36

Max Chilton

Been with @arminstrom for 5 years now and it's an honour to have helped with design process for my own limited rang…

23 Jun, 00:36

Esteban Gutierrez

Con muchas ganas de ya subirme a mi UNIFIN #18! / Can't wait to jump in my @UNIFIN #18 car! 🏼🇲🇽

22 Jun, 23:40

Romain Grosjean

#selfie of the day 🤙
#r8g #AzerbaijanGP @HaasF1Team

22 Jun, 16:55

Esteban Gutierrez

To represent Mexico in @IndyCar has a huge significance & I'm very grateful to fill in this position. Thanks for th…

22 Jun, 16:01

Felipe Massa


22 Jun, 14:58

Jean-Eric Vergne

2017 @fia Sport Conference NewsLetter #3 @JeanTodt Nice shot @AussieGrit ✌🏽#JEV

22 Jun, 13:11

Romain Grosjean

Hello from Baku
#r8g #AzerbaijanGP

22 Jun, 10:07

Jean-Eric Vergne

09:33: #TBT #LeMans24 looking back at the @24heuresdumans with images and data, starting grid P12, class position P6, over… 09:30: #TBT #LeMans24 retour en image mais aussi en data lors des @24heuresdumans 10h41 min de roulage, 3eme meilleur temp… 09:14: To President @JeanTodt the @fia all the Marshalls @24heuresdumans the ACO & the @FIAWEC thank you for the 2017… 1 other tweets

22 Jun

Romain Grosjean

Some pics from the flight to Baku
#r8g #flying #landscape

21 Jun, 17:03

Lewis Hamilton

Limitless. #TrainHARD #PUMA

21 Jun, 16:34

Jean-Eric Vergne

15:01: Debating about technology & motorsport @fia Sport Conf with @pirellisport @McLarenApplied @FIAformulaE & Mr Patrick… 14:08: Honored to speak about Technology in Motorsport @fia 2017 Sport Conference. Thanks you President @JeanTodt

21 Jun


Fernando Alonso

12:17: Last few weeks to enter the most special summer holidays at our Karting Campus!! More info: 🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻 12:15: Últimas plazas disponibles para el verano más especial! Karting Campus!! Toda la la info: 🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻

21 Jun

Romain Grosjean

Thank you @Excelljets and JetFrance for the flight to the #AzerbaijanGP

21 Jun, 11:32

Fernando Alonso

Salam Baku!!!! @BakuCityCircuit
See you tomorrow at the Autograph Sessions!! 🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻🏻

21 Jun, 11:05

When drivers attack - a history of road rage in F1

Sebastian Vettel's sideways swipe at Lewis Hamilton in Baku was textbook road rage - but just how common is red mist in F1?

Hamilton brands Vettel a 'disgrace' after collision

Lewis Hamilton brands title rival Sebastian Vettel "a disgrace" after the Ferrari driver drove into his Mercedes in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

Hamilton challenges Vettel to sort it ‘face to face’ after Azerbaijan clashes

The Guardian

• War of words ensues after German rammed into the back of Hamilton• Ferrari driver hit with a penalty for colliding twice with the BritonLewis Hamilton called Sebastian Vettel “a disgrace” and...

Daniel Ricciardo wins in Baku after Hamilton and Vettel clash on track

The Guardian

• Vettel, who seemed to turn into Briton’s car, finishes fourth; Hamilton fifth• Valtteri Bottas overtakes Lance Stroll just before finish to take secondRed Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo took the flag at...

Furious Vettel hits Hamilton under safety car as Ricciardo wins thriller

A loose head restraint costs Lewis Hamilton victory in an incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel is penalised for driving into his title rival.

F1: Azerbaijan Grand Prix – live!

The Guardian

Lap by lap updates from the Azerbaijan Grand PrixEmail Tom here or tweet him here, if you fancyHamilton saves best till last to take pole in Baku 1.39pm BST Irrelevant celeb watch: Mariah Carey is...

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton takes on 'pressure' for 'beautiful lap'

Lewis Hamilton says he thrives under "pressure" after salvaging a pole position in Azerbaijan with a "beautiful lap".

Hamilton takes Azerbaijan GP pole with title rival Vettel fourth

Lewis Hamilton produces a stunning last-gasp lap in qualifying for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix to beat team-mate Valtteri Bottas to pole.

Hamilton saves best till last to pip Bottas to pole for F1’s Azerbaijan GP

The Guardian

• Blistering last qualifying lap puts British driver on front of grid• Raikkonen third, Vettel fourth over a second behind HamiltonLewis Hamilton came back from what has been a trying weekend with...

Azerbaijan Grand Prix weather forecast

It's the second year of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and the forecast is set dry and warm in Baku.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Valtteri Bottas tops final practice for Mercedes in Baku

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas led Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen in final practice at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix as Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel hit trouble.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Fernando Alonso's grid penalties increase

Fernando Alonso's grid penalties at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix go up to 40 after an engine change before final practice on Saturday.

Lewis Hamilton may keep racing until he has more F1 titles than Vettel

The Guardian

• Briton can pass Ayrton Senna’s tally of poles at Azerbaijan Grand Prix• Max Verstappen sets pace during Friday practice sessions in BakuThere are records of no little import within Lewis...

What will the weather be like for the Azerbaijan GP?

It's the second year of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and the forecast is set dry and warm in Baku.

Verstappen fastest before crashing, Hamilton 10th

Red Bull's Max Verstappen is fastest before crashing during practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton only 10th.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Predict who will top qualifying in Baku

Can the fastest street circuit in Formula 1 produce a thrilling contest? Predict who you think will top qualifying in Baku.

F1 could learn a few things from the magnificent Le Mans 24 Hours | Richard Williams

The Guardian

Last weekend around 250,000 people gathered to watch an event that remains a spectacle as thrilling as anything likely to be seen in F1 this yearThe job of waving the tricolore to start the 85th...

Azerbaijan GP practice: Max Verstappen top as Perez crashes

Max Verstappen leads a Red Bull one-two in a disjointed first practice session at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

Get Inspired: Doing your degree at a race track

Student Katie Leverton steps into the male-dominated world of motorsport.

Lewis Hamilton urges Mercedes to match Ferrari’s race consistency

The Guardian

• ‘We have to improve if we are going to have a shot at winning this title’• British driver goes into Azerbaijan Grand Prix after flawless race in CanadaLewis Hamilton has said he and his Mercedes...

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton wants consistency in title fight

Lewis Hamilton says both he and Mercedes need to be more consistent if they are to beat Ferrari to the world titles this year.

McLaren drivers to start at back in Baku

McLaren's Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne will start Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix from the back of the grid.

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: A medieval castle, a long straight and an ex-girlfriend

The Baku City Circuit needs to deliver a memorable race after a uninspired debut, while Lewis Hamilton could bump into an old flame.

F1 owners say UK paywall TV deal they have inherited is detrimental to sport

The Guardian

• Formula One will be behind paywall between 2019 and 2024• Managing director Sean Bratches says ‘free to air is critical’Formula One’s new owners believe the UK television rights deal they have...

Team boss Kaltenborn leaves Sauber

Monisha Kaltenborn, Formula 1's first female team boss, leaves her role as Sauber's team principal.

Quiz: How well do you know your F1 circuits?

The Baku City Circuit is the 71st to host a Formula 1 race but how well can you recognise these tracks from the past and present?

Formula One Group puts the boot into its predecessor, Bernie Ecclestone

The Guardian

• F1 chief executive Chase Carey cites ‘short-term, deal of the day focus’• Key people will all be in place by August, says CareyChase Carey, the chief executive of the Formula One Group, the new...

Formula 1's 2018 calendar: China and Singapore Grands Prix in doubt

The Chinese and Singapore Grands Prix are listed as provisional on the first release of the official calendar for 2018.

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

Lewis Hamilton is in the best mental shape he has been in at Mercedes, says team boss Toto Wolff.

F1 gossip: Rosberg, Wolff, Honda, McLaren, Sauber

Rosberg dismisses Wolff 'vicious' claim, Honda hope to make McLaren partnership work, Sauber chief says F1 too technical, plus more.

Le Mans: Kamui Kobayashi smashes lap record in qualifying

Ex-Formula 1 driver Kamui Kobayashi smashes the Le Mans lap record as Toyota take the front row in qualifying.

Simulators, e-gamers and robot-cars: the bold new horizons of motor sport | Giles Richards

The Guardian

Emphasis on simulator work in motor sport means more drivers will emerge from the gaming scene – if they can conquer problems over the lack of ‘fear of death’When Lewis Hamilton looked to his...

Sim racing, robots and holograms: how technology is changing sport – video

The Guardian

Motor sport, and F1 especially, has always sought to explore new technologies and the latest innovations but how will these advances impact sport in the future? In the third of our Sport 2.0 films,...

One Love to The Chain - the Formula 1 top 10

To mark BBC Music Day, BBC Sport lists Formula 1's top 10 full-throttle tracks.

Sebastian Vettel issues statement of intent with Canadian GP recovery | Giles Richards

The Guardian

German’s high-risk style yields benefits; Force India have bout of indecision; Fernando Alonso engine failure brings McLaren divorce from Honda closerThat Sebastian Vettel does not want to lose...

F1: Lewis Hamilton hopes Canada GP result delivers ‘right hook’ to Ferrari

The Guardian

• Mercedes scored first one-two of season at Canadian Grand Prix• British driver believes team has addressed some of the issues with carLewis Hamilton believes Mercedes will have left their Formula...

F1 gossip: Kvyat, Toro Rosso, Alonso, McLaren, Honda, Rosberg, Renault

Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat labels Formula 1 a 'stupid circus', Fernando Alonso says McLaren's speed 'dangerous', plus more.

Lewis Hamilton: Canada win crucial to title hopes

Lewis Hamilton says his victory in the Canadian Grand Prix is crucial to his and his Mercedes team's championship hopes this year.

Lewis Hamilton slashes deficit at top of F1 championship with Canadian GP win

The Guardian

• Briton led throughout after qualifying in pole position• Championship leader Sebastian Vettel finishes fourthLewis Hamilton has slashed the deficit to rival Sebastian Vettel in the Formula One...

Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

Lewis Hamilton dominates the Canadian Grand Prix as dramatic action behind allowed him to cut his points deficit to Sebastian Vettel.

F1: Canadian Grand Prix – live!

The Guardian

Latest action from the 7pm BST race in MontrealHamilton claims Canada F1 GP pole to match Ayrton Senna’s 65Email or tweet @benfisherj 6.40pm BST Sir Patrick Stewart is...

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

Lewis Hamilton says the present of Ayrton Senna's helmet for equalling the Brazilian's pole record means more than any trophy.

Lewis Hamilton claims Canada F1 GP pole to match Ayrton Senna’s 65

The Guardian

• Only Michael Schumacher with 68 has more poles than Mercedes driver• Championship leader Sebastian Vettel second for Ferrari, Valtteri Bottas thirdLewis Hamilton, who struggled badly in...

Hamilton equals Senna pole record in Canada

Lewis Hamilton equal his hero Ayrton Senna's career pole position record in Canada, and is given a gift by the late champion's family.

Sebastian Vettel fastest in final Canadian Grand Prix practice

Sebastian Vettel sets the pace as Ferrari appear to dominate final practice at the Canadian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton edges out Sebastian Vettel but F1 focuses on financial gulf

The Guardian

• Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel show pace at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve• Williams’ Paddy Lowe bemoans ‘gulf of spending’ between top teams and restThe fight between Mercedes and Ferrari remains...

Canadian GP: Ross Brawn admits offering to help Honda

F1 technical and sporting boss Ross Brawn says he offered to help McLaren's engine partner Honda with its performance problems.

Lewis Hamilton trail Kimi Raikkonen in Canada second practice

Kimi Raikkonen turns the tables on Lewis Hamilton to set the pace in second practice at the Canadian Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton top in Canadian Grand Prix first practice

Lewis Hamilton edges title rival Sebastian Vettel to set the pace in first practice at the Canadian Grand Prix.

Canadian Grand Prix: Will Lewis Hamilton take sixth Canada pole?

Can Hamilton grab pole to claim a sixth Canadian GP win? Or will a local boy steal his thunder? Predict who you think will master qualifying in Canada.