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  • Bottas wraps up testing with Williams on top Reuters - 1 hour 52 minutes ago
    Williams Formula One racing driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland drives the new Mercedes FW37 car during pre-season testing at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One wrapped up pre-season testing on Sunday with Valtteri Bottas top of the timesheets for Williams while champions Mercedes looked forward with optimism to Australia. With the opening race in Melbourne now only two weeks away on March 15, teams carried out a mixture of quick …

  • Motor racing-Bottas wraps up testing with Williams on top Reuters - 2 hours 21 minutes ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Formula One wrapped up pre-season testing on Sunday with Valtteri Bottas top of the timesheets for Williams while champions … More »Motor racing-Bottas wraps up testing with Williams on top

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Formula One wrapped up pre-season testing on Sunday with Valtteri Bottas top of the timesheets for Williams while champions Mercedes looked forward with optimism to Australia. With the opening race in Melbourne now only two weeks away on March 15, teams carried out a mixture …

  • Williams, Ferrari end F1 winter tests on a high Associated Press - 2 hours 25 minutes ago

    MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Williams and Ferrari are poised to make a good start to the Formula One season after both finished winter testing with another strong showing on … More »Williams, Ferrari end F1 winter tests on a high

    MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Williams and Ferrari are poised to make a good start to the Formula One season after both finished winter testing with another strong showing on Sunday.

  • A pit crew of Marussia, which Formula One driver Jules Bianchi of France belongs to, wipes his face as he cleans up the pit after the Japanese F1 Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit
    Formula One - Rivals welcome Marussia return Reuters - 9 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. … More »Formula One - Rivals welcome Marussia return

    A pit crew of Marussia, which Formula One driver Jules Bianchi of France belongs to, wipes his face as he cleans up the pit after the Japanese F1 Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. While Caterham appear destined for the scrap heap, or at least the liquidation of their assets, Marussia were named on the official Formula One entry …

  • Rivals welcome Marussia return Reuters - 9 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. … More »Rivals welcome Marussia return

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. While Caterham appear destined for the scrap heap, or at least the liquidation of their assets, Marussia were named on the official Formula One entry …

  • Motor racing-Rivals welcome Marussia return Reuters - 9 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return … More »Motor racing-Rivals welcome Marussia return

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. While Caterham appear destined for the scrap heap, or at least the liquidation of their assets, Marussia were named on the official Formula One …

  • A 10 year old Ferrari fan shows his cap with miniatures of Ferrari's formula one car just after getting an autograph of his favourite driver Raikkonen of Finland, after the qualifying session of the Japanese F1 Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit
    Ferrari boss takes a provocative stance Reuters - 10 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has taken a provocative stance, before the Formula One season has even started, in response to … More »Ferrari boss takes a provocative stance

    A 10 year old Ferrari fan shows his cap with miniatures of Ferrari's formula one car just after getting an autograph of his favourite driver Raikkonen of Finland, after the qualifying session of the Japanese F1 Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has taken a provocative stance, before the Formula One season has even started, in response to rumors about a clampdown on access passes for teams. Arrivabene, a marketing man who was appointed in November, sat with Ferrari's Mexican reserve driver …

  • Motor racing-Ferrari boss takes a provocative stance Reuters - 10 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has taken a provocative stance, before the Formula One season has even started, in response … More »Motor racing-Ferrari boss takes a provocative stance

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, March 1 (Reuters) - Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene has taken a provocative stance, before the Formula One season has even started, in response to rumours about a clampdown on access passes for teams. Arrivabene, a marketing man who was appointed in November, sat with Ferrari's Mexican reserve …

  • Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain rides a bicycle at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain
    Formula One - Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44 Reuters - 15 hours ago

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his … More »Formula One - Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44

    Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain rides a bicycle at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his Mercedes when the season starts in Melbourne on March 15. Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has had it since 2011 but is now number five at Ferrari.

  • Driver Jeff Gordon waits to leaves the garage for practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Hampton, Ga.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
    Jeff Gordon takes a final spin at track that meant so much Associated Press - 21 hours ago

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Jeff Gordon admired his latest retirement gift — a miniature race car for his two young children — and thanked the folks at Atlanta Motor Speedway … More »Jeff Gordon takes a final spin at track that meant so much

    Driver Jeff Gordon waits to leaves the garage for practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Hampton, Ga.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Jeff Gordon admired his latest retirement gift — a miniature race car for his two young children — and thanked the folks at Atlanta Motor Speedway for not going with the obvious choice.

  • This photo released by Team Xtreme Racing shows their stolen race car after it was found in Snellville, Ga., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. The car was taken from a Morrow, Ga., motel Friday morning, Feb. 26, before the team's attempt to qualify for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (AP Photo/Team Xtreme)
    Stolen No. 44 NASCAR race car found in suburban Atlanta Associated Press - 22 hours ago

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The No. 44 race car returned to its NASCAR shop in North Carolina on Saturday after it was recovered along a remote road in suburban Atlanta, apparently … More »Stolen No. 44 NASCAR race car found in suburban Atlanta

    This photo released by Team Xtreme Racing shows their stolen race car after it was found in Snellville, Ga., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. The car was taken from a Morrow, Ga., motel Friday morning, Feb. 26, before the team's attempt to qualify for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (AP Photo/Team Xtreme)

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — The No. 44 race car returned to its NASCAR shop in North Carolina on Saturday after it was recovered along a remote road in suburban Atlanta, apparently abandoned by the thieves who stole it from a hotel parking lot.

  • Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP steers his car during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
    Hamilton hones Mercedes with fastest time at F1 testing Associated Press - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 4:43 AM PHT

    MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes at the top of the timesheet for a second straight day of Formula One preseason testing on Saturday. More »Hamilton hones Mercedes with fastest time at F1 testing

    Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP steers his car during the 2015 Formula One testing at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, Spain, Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes at the top of the timesheet for a second straight day of Formula One preseason testing on Saturday.

  • Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44 Reuters - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 3:39 AM PHT

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his … More »Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his Mercedes when the season starts in Melbourne on March 15. Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has had it since 2011 but is now number five at Ferrari.

  • Motor racing-Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44 Reuters - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 3:11 AM PHT

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, Feb 28 (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it … More »Motor racing-Number One? Hamilton prefers to be 44

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA, Feb 28 (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is Formula One's number one, and hopes to remain so this year, but do not expect to see it on his Mercedes when the season starts in Melbourne on March 15. Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has had it since 2011 but is now number five at Ferrari.

  • Mercedes Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leaves from his garage at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain
    I'm as ready as I can be, says Hamilton Reuters - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:54 AM PHT

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton wrapped up his pre-season testing with another fastest lap for Mercedes on Saturday. … More »I'm as ready as I can be, says Hamilton

    Mercedes Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leaves from his garage at the Jerez racetrack in southern Spain

    By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton wrapped up his pre-season testing with another fastest lap for Mercedes on Saturday. The Briton, still feeling the lingering effects of a bug that laid him low in last week's second test, produced a best time of one minute 23.022 seconds on …

  • Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton drives his car during the third and last segment of Formula One pre-season tests at the Circuit de Catalunya, in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona on February 28, 2015
    Hamilton fastest on penultimate day of testing AFP News - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:25 AM PHT

    World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the third day of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona as Mercedes proved they remain well ahead of the chasing … More »Hamilton fastest on penultimate day of testing

    Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton drives his car during the third and last segment of Formula One pre-season tests at the Circuit de Catalunya, in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona on February 28, 2015

    World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the third day of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona as Mercedes proved they remain well ahead of the chasing pack on Saturday. Hamilton eased to the fastest lap of the day once he changed onto soft tyres, although his time of 1min 23.022sec was nearly three tenths …

  • Formula One: Hamilton fastest on penultimate day of testing AFP News - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:16 AM PHT

    World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the third day of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona as Mercedes proved they remain well ahead of the chasing … More »Formula One: Hamilton fastest on penultimate day of testing

    World champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the third day of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona as Mercedes proved they remain well ahead of the chasing pack on Saturday. Hamilton eased to the fastest lap of the day once he changed onto soft tyres, although his time of 1min 23.022sec was nearly three tenths …

  • Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 9:05 PM PHT

    Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race. More »Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race

    Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race.

  • NASCAR driver Joey Lagano smiles after winning the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
    Daytona winner Logano takes Atlanta pole; 13 cars shut out Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 4:05 PM PHT

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta … More »Daytona winner Logano takes Atlanta pole; 13 cars shut out

    NASCAR driver Joey Lagano smiles after winning the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

  • Formula One: Massa fastest on penultimate day of testing AFP News - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 8:52 AM PHT

    Brazilian Felipe Massa was fastest on the third morning of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona on Saturday. More »Formula One: Massa fastest on penultimate day of testing

    Brazilian Felipe Massa was fastest on the third morning of the final Formula One pre-season test in Barcelona on Saturday.

  • NASCAR driver Travis Kvapil uses a cell phone in the garage at Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday, forcing him to withdraw from a race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.  (AP Photo/John Amis)
    Dude, where's my car: NASCAR machine stolen before race Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 6:58 AM PHT

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke. More »Dude, where's my car: NASCAR machine stolen before race

    NASCAR driver Travis Kvapil uses a cell phone in the garage at Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Hampton, Ga. Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday, forcing him to withdraw from a race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway.  (AP Photo/John Amis)

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — When Travis Kvapil got the call Friday, he figured someone on his race team was playing a joke.