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  1. Wednesday 24 May 2017

  2. Tuesday 23 May 2017

  3. Monday 22 May 2017

  4. Friday 19 May 2017

  5. 07:47

    Hamilton enjoying 'favourite battle' in F1

    Lewis Hamilton says his developing duel with Sebastian Vettel for the 2017 title is "one of my favourites, if not my favourite battle" in Formula 1 so far, the…

  6. Tuesday 16 May 2017

  7. 10:46

    Hamilton scores 12th 'hat-trick' in Spain

    Lewis Hamilton has moved ahead of Jim Clark in the all-time 'hat-trick' record list after claiming pole position, the fastest lap and victory at the Spanish…

  8. Monday 15 May 2017

  9. 16:54

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton claimed victory in a thrilling duel against title rival Sebastian Vettel, with several sub-plots through the field. GPUpdate.net presents its…

  10. 13:58

    Wolff: Mercedes took risk with final stint

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the team took a "risk" with Lewis Hamilton's final stint, and hailed his charge's "supreme drive" to victory at the Spanish Grand…

  11. Sunday 14 May 2017

  12. 14:43

    Hamilton beats Vettel in Spain thriller

    Lewis Hamilton overcame a fast-starting Sebastian Vettel to claim victory in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix and close back in on the championship lead, as their…

  13. Saturday 13 May 2017

  14. 14:52

    Hamilton pleased to top 'intense' session

    Lewis Hamilton expressed satisfaction after overcoming an "intense" qualifying session to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton led the way…

  15. 14:04

    Hamilton on pole, Vettel splits Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix during a close qualifying session at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as Sebastian Vettel put…

  16. Friday 12 May 2017

  17. 15:53

    Hamilton hails 'amazing' Mercedes effort

    Lewis Hamilton praised his Mercedes team for an "amazing" effort with its Spanish Grand Prix update package, which is working "just as we expected". Mercedes…

  18. 14:31

    Hamilton stays on top, rivals close in

    Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes remained at the top of the times during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, though with a smaller…

  19. 10:31

    Mercedes rapid, issues for Alonso, Vettel

    Mercedes dominated Friday's opening practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton edging out team-mate Valtteri Bottas, as Fernando Alonso…

  20. 08:02

    Hamilton: Bottas proving people wrong

    Lewis Hamilton says he sees Valtteri Bottas as a "credible competitor" for the 2017 title, following the Finn's maiden Formula 1 victory, arguing that he has…

  21. Wednesday 10 May 2017

  22. Monday 8 May 2017

  23. 14:32

    Wolff: No 'magic bullets' for Hamilton

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says there are no "magic bullets" to explain why Lewis Hamilton struggled compared to team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the Russian Grand…

  24. Monday 1 May 2017

  25. 15:58

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas secured his maiden Formula 1 victory at Sochi, holding off Sebastian Vettel, who extended his lead in the championship. GPUpdate.net presents…

  26. Sunday 30 April 2017

  27. 15:56

    Hamilton: P4 maximum with cooling issues

    Lewis Hamilton says fourth position was the best result he could have achieved in the Russian Grand Prix after struggling with an overheating car throughout the…

  28. Saturday 29 April 2017

  29. 14:48

    Hamilton laments final sector struggles

    Lewis Hamilton lamented balance troubles in the final sector as he wound up fourth during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom. Hamilton…

  30. Friday 28 April 2017

  31. Tuesday 18 April 2017

  32. 19:11

    Hamilton encouraged by long-run progress

    Lewis Hamilton believes that Mercedes made significant progress with its long-run performance throughout the first day of in-season testing at the Bahrain…

  33. 16:25

    Hamilton tops first day of Bahrain test

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets on the opening day of the first in-season test of 2017 at the Bahrain International Circuit, after…

  34. 08:22

    Bottas understands 'tough' team orders

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has labelled team orders as "tough" but says he understands why they were applied during the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bottas…

  35. Sunday 16 April 2017

  36. 18:24

    Hamilton apologises for pit lane penalty

    Lewis Hamilton has apologised to his Mercedes team after he was handed a five-second time penalty for driving unnecessarily slowly in the pit lane during the…

  37. Saturday 15 April 2017

  38. 12:13

    Mercedes, Ferrari confirm test line-ups

    Mercedes and Ferrari have confirmed their line-ups for the post-Bahrain Grand Prix test. Formula 1 teams will stay on at the Bahrain International Circuit…

  39. Friday 14 April 2017

  40. Thursday 13 April 2017

  41. 14:14

    Hamilton hopes Button stands in for Alonso

    Lewis Hamilton hopes Jenson Button replaces Fernando Alonso when the McLaren-Honda driver skips the Monaco Grand Prix to contest the Indianapolis 500. It was…

  42. Tuesday 11 April 2017

  43. Monday 10 April 2017

  44. 16:36

    Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton won at the Shanghai International Circuit for the fifth time in his career, as some drivers starred and others struggled. GPUpdate.net presents…

  45. 08:22

    Hamilton hopes Red Bull joins title fight

    Chinese Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton says he hopes Red Bull can make it a three-way fight for overall honours in F1 this year, joining Mercedes and Ferrari…

  46. Sunday 9 April 2017

  47. 08:48

    Hamilton triumphs in wet/dry Chinese GP

    Lewis Hamilton won an action-packed, wet/dry Chinese Grand Prix to move level on points with Sebastian Vettel, who came home second, as Max Verstappen beat…

  48. Saturday 8 April 2017

  49. 09:52

    Hamilton expects close race with Ferrari

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he is anticipating a close race with rival Ferrari during the Chinese Grand Prix after he claimed pole position at the…

  50. 09:15

    Hamilton claims pole, Vettel pips Bottas

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to a record sixth Chinese Grand Prix pole position during Saturday's qualifying session at the Shanghai circuit, as Sebastian Vettel…

  51. Friday 7 April 2017

  52. 09:20

    Hamilton calls for 'solution' over delays

    Lewis Hamilton has called on Formula 1 to come up with a "solution" after Friday's running at the Chinese Grand Prix was severely restricted due to poor weather…

  53. Saturday 1 April 2017

  54. Tuesday 28 March 2017

  55. 15:44

    Hamilton sure of gains on tyre usage

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says the team understands where it is lacking in terms of tyre usage, after he missed out on victory to Sebastian Vettel at the…

  56. Monday 27 March 2017

  57. Sunday 26 March 2017

  58. Saturday 25 March 2017

  59. 07:45

    Hamilton expects 'tight' race from pole

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he expects a "tight race" at the Australian Grand Prix after he opened the season with the 62nd pole position of his Formula…

  60. Friday 24 March 2017

  61. 09:40

    Wolff: Hamilton 'in a league of his own'

    Mercedes chief Toto Wolff described Lewis Hamilton as being "in a league of his own" at the Australian Grand Prix after the Briton led the way during both…

  62. 02:35

    Hamilton fastest as 2017 season begins

    Lewis Hamilton comfortably topped Friday's first practice session for the Australian Grand Prix, finishing over half a second clear of team-mate Valtteri…

  63. Thursday 23 March 2017

  64. 12:22

    Hamilton plays down Rosberg absence

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says the absence of reigning World Champion and former team-mate Nico Rosberg on the grid this season makes "no difference" to…

  65. 05:13

    Hamilton: Ferrari the favourite for 2017

    Lewis Hamilton has reiterated his belief that Ferrari will be a genuine threat to Mercedes in 2017, going as far as to state that it is "definitely the…

  66. Saturday 18 March 2017

  67. 09:12

    Feature: Reflecting on Hamilton's F1 bow

    Lewis Hamilton has emerged as one of the most successful F1 drivers in history, with 53 wins, 61 pole positions and three titles to his name from 188 starts. He…

  68. Wednesday 15 March 2017

  69. Thursday 9 March 2017

  70. Tuesday 7 March 2017

  71. 18:29

    Mercedes drivers wary of Ferrari, Red Bull

    Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas say they are wary of the threat posed by rivals Ferrari and Red Bull, following the opening day of the second…

  72. Monday 6 March 2017

  73. Thursday 2 March 2017

  74. Wednesday 1 March 2017