Hamilton takes surprise win in Hungary

Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix today, heading home Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Red Bull's Mark Webber. Although many predicted a strong start for Hamilton after qualifying fourth, few would have guessed that he would …

26 Jul 2009   |  3:36 pm GMT  |  7 comments
McLaren shine, Alguersuari off the mark

There was a 2008 retro feel about the leaderboard today after first practice in Budapest as McLaren's Heikki Kovalainen and Lewis Hamilton topped the time sheets. It was extremely close, with a second separating the top …

24 Jul 2009   |  4:54 pm GMT  |  8 comments
Behind Button and Hamilton's winning formula

I want to write about something other than the FIA/FOTA war today. There will be plenty of that tomorrow. It has been well reported that Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button have exchanged fortunes from last season …

18 Jun 2009   |  4:33 pm GMT  |  0 comments
Hamilton buries the hatchet…and the throttle

I was lucky enough to be at Silverstone last Wednesday, to spend the day with McLaren, driving the 650 bhp Mercedes SLR and being driven in it by the reigning world champion. This was part of …

14 Jun 2009   |  7:53 pm GMT  |  25 comments
Why Hamilton's fallen out of love with F1

You will have seen some of the interviews Lewis Hamilton did this week, on Reuters, in the Times and on the BBC. The Times one caught my eye because it was an open expression of regret …

16 May 2009   |  7:47 am GMT  |  116 comments
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