Vettel takes pole in China, and Ferrari looks like it's back
SHANGHAI (AP) It's still early, but it looks like Ferrari is back.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel claimed pole position for Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix, where the German will be going for his third straight victory to open the Formula One season. Read More...
Ferrari's Vettel quickest in final practice at Chinese GP
SHANGHAI (AP) Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari was quickest in the final practice before qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix. The German driver has won the first two races of the season in Australia and Bahrain.
Vettel clocked 1 minute, 33.018 seconds, on the 5.451-kilometer circuit. Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen was 0.451 behind in second place. Read More...
For most of the F1 teams, 4th place is as good as it gets
SHANGHAI (AP) A week ago, Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly came from nowhere to finish in fourth place in the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Hamilton quickest in both practice sessions for Chinese GP
SHANGHAI (AP) Defending Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was quickest in both practice sessions on Friday for the Chinese Grand Prix.
The Englishman has won five times in China - including last year - and will be looking for his first victory of the season on Sunday. Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel won the first two races in Australia and Bahrain. Read More...
Ferrari says mechanic doing 'fine' after pit-stop injury
SHANGHAI (AP) The Ferrari mechanic who was run over by his own car during a pit stop last week at the Bahrain Grand Prix is back in Italy after surgery on his left leg.
Ferrari team chief Mauricio Arrivabene describes Francesco Cigarini's condition as "fine." He says "as team principal, I am in contact with him." Read More...
Verstappen, Hamilton ready tangle again in Chinese GP
SHANGHAI (AP) Get set for Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton to tangle again in the Chinese Grand Prix.
Last Sunday in Bahrain, Verstappen tried to squeeze by Hamilton at the start of only the second lap. But their cars clipped each other and the Dutchman, well known for taking risks and pushing the envelope, wound up with a punctured tire and was forced to retire. Read More...