Hamilton is doing battle with motorsport’s governing body, the FIA, regarding a ban relating to wearing jewellery while racing.
Hamilton came fourth and Russell third, but there was some criticism levelled at the former for a radio message that appears to have been broadcast out of context.
Controversy surrounding the final lap of the season’s final race again hit fifth gear this week when team radio messages between Red Bull sporting director Jonathan Wheatley and race director Michael Masi were widely shared.
The heated rivalry between Hamilton and Verstappen again stole the headlines during yesterday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza.
Moments before Hamilton headed to the start line of the Belgian Grand Prix, he had a bathroom visit that is going to haunt him for life.
Following yesterday’s crash at the British Grand Prix, the gloves are finally off, with Verstappen labelling Hamilton’s post-race celebrations “disrespectful and unsportsmanlike”.
The 2021 Formula One season has been hotly contested, with Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen duking it out at the top. The current world champion isn’t happy with Red Bull’s rear wings, though.
The Formula One season kicked off yesterday, with the Bahrain Grand Prix, and a battle for top spot between two familiar foes.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has been involved with the car’s design, and says it is “absolutely unique”.
The British driver may be enjoying another successful season on the track, but he hasn’t had it all his own way of late.
This past weekend, Lewis Hamilton surpassed Michael Schumacher’s 91 race wins at the Portimao Circuit in Portugal, sparking another round of fierce debate.
The Finnish speed merchant poked a bit of fun at Lewis Hamilton on his Instagram account, portraying the ‘evolution of a Formula 1 driver’.
Hamilton’s front left tyre punctured at the start of his final lap at Silverstone, which made for a dramatic finish to the British Grand Prix.
Six of the 20 drivers taking part in the Austrian Grand Prix declined to take a knee, although all wore shirts condemning racism.
The current talk of the motorsport world, after the second day of Formula One pre-season testing, is Mercedes’ ‘Dual Axis Steering’ system, and everyone is scrambling to find out more.
Lewis Hamilton may have won yesterday’s Canadian Grand Prix, but it’s the post-race reaction of Sebastian Vettel that will always be remembered.
The Belgian Grand Prix kicked off in dramatic fashion yesterday, with a first-turn crash leaving three drivers unable to continue the race.
The British driver was clearly angered by what he felt was a deliberate collision, orchestrated by Ferrari, to help Vettel extend his lead at the top.
While it’s quite apparent that Lewis Hamilton enjoys the finer things in life, he did surprise us with a few of his fashion choices. Oh, and he loves a name drop.
Lewis Hamilton, Britain’s Formula 1 superstar, found his way out of paying £16.5 million in taxes on his jet alone – and it isn’t the first time he has done something like this.
The Ozzie driver has a good relationship with Lewis, so when he ended up with Hamilton’s phone he thought he would have a little fun.
Tensions boiled over during yesterday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku, a collision between Hamilton and Vettel causing a war of words off the track.
When you’re the fastest man on four wheels (generally speaking), British and wealthy to boot, there’s little to no chance that you’ll escape the attention of the paparazzi.
This weekend saw one of the more controversial finishes to a Formula One race in modern history, and no prizes for guessing which two drivers were involved.
It was a feisty affair in Spain this weekend, especially the short-lived duel between Mercedes mates Lewis and Nico. The rivalry continues.