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Despite problems, Hamilton finishes fastest in final practice

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest for Mercedes in final practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix on Saturday despite gearbox problems and a spin.The Briton, who wrapped up the championship in Texas...

Greatest Team Rivalries in Sports

Rivalry among teams are nearly as common as individual rivalries. Like the other, they can have a host of factors influencing the intensity of the rivalry, not only relating to the sport or sportsmanship, but other political and financial...
Red Bull

Red Bull lodge entry to 2016 F1 championship

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Former world champions Red Bull have lodged their entry to next year's Formula One championship after earlier threats to withdraw unless they secured a competitive engine supply."We've entered the world championship so as long as...
Valtteri Bottas

Grid penalties for Bottas and Ricciardo

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Williams driver Valtteri Bottas was handed a three place grid penalty for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix on Friday for overtaking while red warning flags were displayed to halt practise.Bottas, who finished the previous...
Nico Rosberg

Rosberg fastest on first day of practice

By Marcelo TeixeiraSAO PAULO (Reuters) - Nico Rosberg turned the tables on Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton with the fastest lap in Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix practise on Friday.After triple world champion Hamilton had set the pace in...

Red Bull F1 trophy thieves jailed

LONDON (Reuters) - Four members of a gang whose ram-raid robberies in southern England included the theft of Formula One trophies won by former champions Red Bull were sentenced to jail terms on Friday.Surrey Police said the four men...
Marussia Lowdon

Marussia’s Lowdon confirms exit from F1 team

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Manor Marussia's sporting director Graeme Lowdon confirmed on Friday that he would be leaving the Formula One outfit at the end of the season."Abu Dhabi is going to be my last race with the team,"...

FIA begins search for cheaper standard F1 engine supplier

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body has started a process to try to secure a cheaper alternative engine supplier to the main manufacturers from 2017.The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said in a statement on Friday that it...