Lewis Hamilton took control of the world championship on Sunday – as rival Sebastian Vettel defended his number one billing at Ferrari.
Sebastian Vettel responded to his disappointing showing in Bahrain by setting the fastest lap in opening practice ahead of Formula One’s 1,000th race.
Lewis Hamilton is not getting caught up in the excitement of Formula One’s 1,000th race as he insisted in China: “I’m here to do one job, and that’s to win.”
Charles Leclerc ignored radio orders to stay behind Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel for two laps at the Bahrain Grand Prix, Press Association Sport understands.
Lewis Hamilton opened his winning account for the new campaign in Bahrain on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton says Charles Leclerc will come back stronger from the late engine failure which cruelly denied him a maiden win in Bahrain.
Lewis Hamilton was celebrating a dramatic win on Sunday night after Formula One’s emerging star, Charles Leclerc, was robbed of victory following a cruel engine failure here in Bahrain.
Charles Leclerc upstaged Sebastian Vettel to claim his first pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Charles Leclerc upstaged Sebastian Vettel to claim his first pole position for Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.
Ferrari continued their domination in Bahrain as Charles Leclerc led a one-two in final practice.
Charles Leclerc finished ahead of Sebastian Vettel as Ferrari’s bid to relaunch their championship challenge began in perfect fashion in Bahrain.