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Hamilton looking for fast response to China

Lewis Hamilton has admitted that his hopes of sealing a fifth world championship are in grave danger as his winless start to the new season continued.

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DRIVING FORCE: Britain's Lewis Hamilton steers his Mercedes car during the second practice session in Shanghai. Pictures: AP/Andy Wong

Lewis Hamilton looks to close gap on chief rival Vettel

Lewis Hamilton will start the Chinese Grand Prix with an improbable dream; to win every Formula One race from here until the last round in Abu Dhabi.

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Senna Proctor on the top of the podium at Brands Hatch. Picture: Dennis Goodwin.

Proctor claims debut BTCC victory in dramatic style

BRIDLINGTON’s Senna Proctor claimed a sensational debut victory in the second race of the Dunlop/MSA British Touring Car Championship meeting at Brands Hatch yesterday.

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany celebrates on the podium after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix, flanked by third place Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

Hamilton in a rage as Vettel pulls clear

Lewis Hamilton pulled no punches in his damning assessment of Max Verstappen after branding the Red Bull driver a “d***head” following their collision in yesterday’s thrilling Bahrain Grand Prix.

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Dan Cammish. Picture: Dan Cammish.

Trio fly the flag for Yorkshire in the BTCC

Three drivers will be flying the flag for Yorkshire in the 2018 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship which gets under way at Brands Hatch this weekend.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.

Mercedes’ Melbourne mistake proves costly for Lewis Hamilton

A DISBELIEVING Lewis Hamilton claimed he was robbed of a slam-dunk victory in Australia after a ruinous mistake by his own Mercedes team gift-wrapped the opening race of the year to Sebastian Vettel.

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RIVALS: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel. Picture: Tim Goode/PA.

Second-best for Hamilton in season-opener in Melbourne

LEWIS HAMILTON had to settle for second at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after an apparent error by Mercedes gift-wrapped victory to his rival Sebastian Vettel.

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Warming up: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton in Melbourne.

Mark Absolon: Why Formula 1 is crying out for a real title battle

When the lights go out at Melbourne’s Albert Park tomorrow one of the most pivotal seasons in Formula 1’s 68-year history will be under way.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton runs over the ripple strip in turn 2 during the second practice session at the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne.

Hamilton and Vettel prepared for epic F1 title battle

Lewis Hamilton is relishing his forthcoming battle of “the best against the best” as he and rival Sebastian Vettel prepare for an historic shoot-out for the Formula 1 world championship.

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Aiming to lay down statement of intent in F1 opener

Aiming to lay down statement of intent in F1 opener

Daniel Ricciardo has called on Red Bull to deliver a championship-winning statement of intent at Formula 1’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix – but fears Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes team will still be the sport’s leading force.

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Valtteri Bottas looks on as Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, right, of Britain celebrates on the podium after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix in 2017

Bottas can emulate Rosberg in unsettling Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas expects tensions to rise with Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes this season as he dares to do the unthinkable and beat the British driver to the Formula 1 world championship.

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Hamilton issues an ominous warning to rivals

Lewis Hamilton believes he can race beyond 2020 after declaring he wants to open the defence of his Formula 1 championship by obliterating the opposition in Australia next weekend.

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Dan Cammish.

Morley driver Cammish lands plum drive at Honda Racing

MORLEY driver Dan Cammish has been handed a plum drive with top British Touring Car Championship team Honda Yuasa Racing for the 2018 season.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: 2018 Power Maxed Arenacross motorbike stars soaring to new heights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Arenacross daredevil motorbike superstars will soar to new heights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena this weekend.

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Alice Hughes celebrates a podium finish at Brands Hatch. Picture: Marc Waller

Alice races to Mighty Minis glory

Harrogate motorsport sensation Alice Hughes is celebrating after racing to a landmark achievement in her 1275cc Mini.

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Karl and Paul Barraclough who run the Motor Sport Services Unit.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Clocking 50 years of first aid in the (very) fast lane

IT was the year in which the world motor racing champion Jim Clark lost his life in a 172mph crash at Hockenheim in Germany.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack.

Hamilton calls for changes after Abu Dhabi fails to provide F1 drama

Lewis Hamilton has called for changes to Formula 1’s season-ending fixture after a lacklustre conclusion to his world championship-winning campaign in Abu Dhabi yesterday.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton approaches a curve during the first free practice at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi. Picture: AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

Floodlights bring out the best in Lewis Hamilton in Abu Dhabi

Lewis Hamilton moved to the top of the order in second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after trading blows with Sebastian Vettel at the final round of the season.

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Britain's Lewis Hamilton on his way to claiming fourth place in the Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix after starting at the back (Picture: Andre Penner/AP).

Hamilton proves he still has ‘fire in 
his heart’

Lewis Hamilton said his phenomenal comeback drive was inspired by a need for redemption after he delivered a world champion’s performance to fight back to fourth in Brazil.

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British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates wining his fourth Formula One championship.

Hamilton digs in to claim his fourth world title

Lewis Hamilton was crowned Formula One world champion for a fourth time despite a dramatic opening-lap collision with rival Sebastian Vettel at the Mexican Grand Prix.

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