Formula 1

Formula 1 Champ Lewis Hamilton takes a knee before Austrian Grand Prix

                          Wearing a “Black Lives Matter” T-shirt, Lewis Hamilton, the reigning Formula 1 driving champion, took a knee before Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix. Other F1 drivers wore black T-shirts with “End Racism” written on them. Fourteen of 20 F1 drivers took a knee like Hamilton, but they all[Read More…]


Lewis Hamilton wins sixth Formula 1 World Driving Championship

Black British racing car driver Lewis Hamilton on Sunday won a record-tying sixth Formula One championship. Hamilton, who drives for the Mercedes racing team, earned 381 points to the 314 for Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas’ and 249 points for Ferrari’s Charles Lecleric. Hamilton finished second to Bottas in Sunday’s United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, but Hamiltom’s wins and[Read More…]

Hamilton wins U.S. Grand Prix

  He sets his sights on winning  fourth driver of year honors By Frederick H. Lowe Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man on two feet, handed a pair of gold and purple track shoes to Lewis Hamilton, the world’s fastest Formula 1 driver, after Hamilton won the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday in Austin, Texas. “I think this is my[Read More…]

At the British Grand Prix, it’s Hamilton, Hamilton, Hamilton, Hamilton, Hamilton. Five times

Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton on Sunday won his fifth British Grand Prix, pulling within a point of tying Ferrari’ Sebastian Vettel for the world driving championship with 10 contests remaining in the 2018 racing season. Hamilton, a black Englishman, who drives for Mercedes, has 176 points to Vettel’s 177. By winning the British Grand Prix, which is held at[Read More…]

Hamilton Wins Canadian Grand Prix

  Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton went from the pole position at the start of the race to take the checkered flag at the end to win Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal. It was Hamilton’s 65th Formula 1 pole position, and he was awarded one of Aryton Senna’s racing helmets for matching the Brazilian legend’s record for pole positions.[Read More…]

Formula 1 Driver Hamilton Finishes 2nd In Bahrain

KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN–Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton finished second to Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix after being penalized for a pit stop. It was the second time Hamilton finished second to Vettel since the Australian Grand Prix, the first race of the 2017 Formula 1 season, which was held March 26 in Melbourne. Hamilton, the three-time[Read More…]