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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff hits back at George Russell over Valtteri Bottas crash accusation

Toto Wolff said he will talk to Russell and address the issue Toto Wolff has branded George Russell’s claim that Valtteri Bottas deliberately caused their 200mph crash as “bulls***” – and fears the accident could hinder Lewis Hamilton’s charge for an eighth world championship. Russell and Bottas exchanged obscenities after their high-speed collision in Sunday’s Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. Russell suggested that Bottas would have behaved differently to another driver,

Lance Stroll demoted to eighth at Imola, Kimi Raikkonen penalty gives Fernando Alonso F1 point

Lance Stroll has been demoted from seventh place to eighth in the Emilia-Romagna GP final results after receiving a post-race penalty for an off-track overtake, while Kimi Raikkonen has dropped out of the points entirely for an infringement before the race restart. Stroll’s five-second penalty means Pierre Gasly, the man he illegally passed on Lap 11, usurps him into seventh, while the 30-second penalty race stewards gave to Raikkonen drops

George Russell asked Valtteri Bottas if he was 'trying to kill them both' in furious rant

F1: George Russell hikes during the off-season When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. George Russell was left fuming at Valtteri Bottas after the Emilia Romagna GP after the two

Lewis Hamilton crashes at Emilia Romagna GP as he gets stuck in barrier

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Lewis Hamilton crashed in the Emilia Romagna GP as he was chasing down Max Verstappen which led to the eventual red flag of

Emilia Romagna Grand Prix: How to watch Formula One race online and on TV

Lewis Hamilton will bid to fend off the threat of an increasingly quick Red Bull car in the second race of the Formula One season this Sunday. Hamilton was pushed to the wire in the opening race in Bahrain last month, producing a driving masterclass to hold off the Dutch driver during a captivating finish, with the Mercedes driver admitting afterwards that the Red Bull car poses a far greater

Lewis Hamilton takes 99th F1 pole after edging out Red Bulls in Emilia Romagna GP qualifying

Lewis Hamilton secured a superb 99th Formula 1 pole position after edging out Red Bull’s Sergio Perez and Max Verstappen in a frenetic and extremely close Emilia Romagna GP qualifying. Hamilton had been quiet throughout the Imola weekend but burst into form in Saturday’s shootout, with his first Q3 lap – a 1:14.411 – enough to hold off the competition as the seven-time world champion single-handedly carried the fight for

F1 driver salaries from Hamilton and Verstappen to Russell and Norris

With Formula One rolling into Imola this weekend for the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, the salaries of those fighting it out to be named world champion can now be revealed. Lewis Hamilton is the reigning champion and won the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix after an edge-of-the-seat battle with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen. The two rivals look set to be the two drivers most likely to finish top of the standings

Lewis Hamilton has Max Verstappen rivalry doubts - 'I hope it's all it's cracked up to be'

F1: Can Lewis Hamilton do it again? When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes won’t shy away from a Max Verstappen battle, and that they relish

F1: Fernando Alonso is the ‘Godfather’ at Alpine, says Renault chief

Fernando Alonso is the “Godfather of everybody” at Alpine F1, according to Renault CEO Luca de Meo. Alonso won two world championships with the team in 2005 and 2006 when they were still known as Renault, returning in 2008 after a spell with McLaren. The Spaniard then drove for Ferrari before rejoining McLaren, and his journey in Formula One has now come full circle with his return to his first

NASCAR at Martinsville live updates, results, highlights from 2021 night race

Will Mother Nature allow NASCAR Cup Series drivers to complete Saturday’s race at Martinsville Speedway? The Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500, the first night race of the 2021 Cup Series season, could be delayed or postponed with possible rain and thunderstorms in the forecast. Weather has already impacted the weekend schedule, as NASCAR suspended Friday night’s Xfinity Series race and announced it would be completed Sunday. If the rain holds off, Sporting News