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#HiFive Lewi5: FIVE-TIME World Champion

Lewi5 Hamilton clinched the 2018 Formula 1™ World Drivers’ Championship title for the fifth time in Mexico City last weekend, a race where Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport’s fortunes mirrored that of 2017’s rollercoaster event with unique track conditions changing the face of the front-running field. Due to the 7,500ft elevation of the Autodromo Hermanos Rodríguez circuit, […]

PODIUM FINISH FOR MERCEDES-AMG PETRONAS MOTORSPORT IN THE US

It was a podium finish for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport driver Lewis Hamilton as he edges closer to a fifth FIA Formula OneTM World Drivers’ Championship, finishing behind the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing of Max Verstappen and the Scuderia Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen, with Valtteri bringing his car home in P5. Post-race, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport […]

ANOTHER ONE-TWO FOR MERCEDES-AMG PETRONAS MOTORSPORT IN RUSSIA

Silver season continued in Sochi as Lewis Hamilton clinched his eighth victory of the season, as teammate Valtteri Bottas brought home the third 1-2 finish for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport. This marks the team’s fifth consecutive win in Russia, matching their Italian and British GP record winning streaks. Saturday’s Qualifying session belonged to Valtteri as he […]

Seventh heaven for Lewis in Singapore

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport’s Lewis Hamilton took his seventh victory of the 2018 FIA Formula 1™ World Championship at the Singapore Grand Prix with teammate Valtteri Bottas scoring another strong points-paying P4, extending the team’s advantage over Ferrari to 37 points in the Constructors’ Championship. In Saturday’s qualifying session, Lewis clinched a stunning pole position under […]

Double podium for the Silver Arrows in Italy

Lewis Hamilton took his sixth win of the 2018 Formula 1™ season at the Italian Grand Prix with a strategic masterclass from Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, as Valtteri Bottas overcame a race-long battle with Max Verstappen to join his teammate on the podium in third place. Following a close qualifying session which saw the top four […]

MERCEDES-AMG PETRONAS MOTORSPORT SCORE 30 POINTS AT SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS

Lewis Hamilton secured his 10th podium of the 2018 Formula 1™️ season at the Belgian Grand Prix as teammate Valtteri Bottas surged through the field from 17th on the grid, placing 4th overall to extend Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport’s lead in the FIA Formula OneTM World Constructors’ Championship over Ferrari by 5 points. Following a Qualifying […]

Lewis makes it 5 in Hungary, Valtteri P5

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Driver, Lewis Hamilton, took his fifth win of the 2018 FIA Formula 1™ World Championship with a lights-to-flag victory at the Hungaroring, as teammate Valtteri Bottas executed an equally commendable drive toward P2 until the 65th lap, where contact with both Sebastian Vettel and Daniel Ricciardo resulted in a fifth-place finish. All […]

Lewis wins German Grand Prix from 14th

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport retake the Drivers’ and Constructors’ Championship lead with their second one-two of the season, fighting changeable conditions and tough strategy calls to deliver a stunning home result in Germany. Eventual winner Lewis Hamilton started a lowly P14 on the grid after hydraulic issues in Qualifying, six rows behind teammate Valtteri Bottas who […]

Lewis scores heroic 75th podium for Mercedes at home

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport’s Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas took Silverstone by storm with heroic drives to P2 and P4 respectively, despite an unfortunate Lap 1 incident and a breathless battle for the lead in the closing laps of the race. As the lights went out, 4th-placed Valtteri got away brilliantly – more so than the […]

A race to forget in Austria

Despite their best efforts to capitalise on dominant Practice and Qualifying performances, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport leave Austria with a double DNF as both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas retired mid-race. Following an aggressive challenge from Kimi Raikkonen into Turn 1, Valtteri regained second place at Turn 3 as Lewis, now leading, made the most of […]

Lewis Hamilton wins the French Grand Prix!

Lewis Hamilton took his third win of the 2018 season and 44th for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, to regain the lead of the Drivers’ Championship. After an incident at the start of the race, Valtteri Bottas did a great job fighting his way through the field to bring the car home in P7 at the chequered […]

Bottas scores 4th podium of the year in Montréal

Valtteri Bottas racked up his fourth podium in eight races at the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix, placing 2nd behind Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel with Lewis Hamilton bringing the car home in P5. After the race, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport retains a 17-point lead in the Constructors’ Championship despite a strong performance from closest rivals Ferrari. Both opting […]