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Lewis Hamilton wins the Mexican Grand Prix but doesn't clinch championship

Ferrari couldn't turn its one-two qualifying result into a victory

Lewis Hamilton overcame Ferrari's front-row start to win the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday, moving the Mercedes driver closer to a sixth career Formula One championship. Only Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas' third-place finish denied Hamilton the championship by the slimmest of margins. Hamilton needed only to beat Bottas by 14 points, but picked up 10 instead.

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Lewis Hamilton wins Russian Grand Prix in 1-2 victory for Mercedes

Ferrari's team order drama cost the Scuderia a possible win

Lewis Hamilton coasted to a comfortable victory and led a Mercedes one-two finish at the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday to tighten his grip on a sixth World Championship. In a calamitous few laps for Ferrari, the Italian team threw away a possible one-two finish of its own after Sebastian Vettel broke down and Charles Leclerc dropped from first to third. Valtteri Bottas followed team-mate Hamilton home at the Sochi Autodrome as Mercedes secured the full quota of points.

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Sebastian Vettel wins the Singapore Grand Prix in Ferrari 1-2

It was four-time F1 champion Vettel's first win since the 2018 Belgian GP

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel took advantage of an early pit stop to win the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday and end a 13-month winless streak in Formula One. Vettel, who started third on the grid, crossed the finish line 2.641 seconds ahead of Charles Leclerc — who was unhappy with team pit strategy — in a Ferrari 1-2.

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Ferrari's Charles Leclerc takes third straight pole at Singapore GP

The driver leading the field at the Marina Bay street circuit has won 8 of the last 11 years

Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc claimed a third straight Formula One pole position on Saturday after outpacing championship leader Lewis Hamilton in qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix. Leclerc clocked a lap of 1 minute, 36.217 seconds at the 5-kilometer (3.1-mile) Marina Bay street circuit, beating Hamilton by 0.191 seconds. Leclerc's teammate Sebastian Vettel was third.

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Charles Leclerc triggers Ferrari frenzy with Italian GP win

'He did a great job, congratulations to Ferrari,' said championship leader Lewis Hamilton

Charles Leclerc triggered frenzied Ferrari celebrations on Sunday after holding off a race-long Mercedes challenge to take the Italian Formula One team's first home grand prix victory since 2010. Valtteri Bottas was second for Mercedes with five-times world champion Lewis Hamilton a distant third after tyre wear took its toll in a thrilling battle with the 21-year-old Monegasque. "What a race! I have never been so tired," gasped Leclerc as a sea of fans, starved of success at Monza since Fern

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Charles Leclerc takes pole for Italian GP after messy qualifying

'None of us has ever seen such an absurdity'

Charles Leclerc rose above it all to secure a second straight pole position and give Ferrari encouragement it can end a nine-year wait for success at its home Formula One race. Only Leclerc and Carlos Sainz crossed the line in time to set a timed lap in Q3. Sorry for the mess in the last lap," Leclerc said on team radio at the end of qualifying.

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Sebastian Vettel fastest in final Italian Grand Prix practice

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton was sixth fastest ahead of qualifying

Sebastian Vettel completed a Ferrari sweep of Italian Grand Prix practice on Saturday, boosting hopes of a first home victory since 2010 for Formula One's oldest, most glamorous and successful team. After 21-year-old Monegasque team mate Charles Leclerc had led the way in Friday's two sessions, the German -- chasing his first race win in more than a year -- put his name top of the timesheets. Vettel lapped the Monza circuit with a best time of one minute 20.294 seconds, on the fastest soft tyr

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Lewis Hamilton takes pole position at German GP as Ferrari falters

Mercedes says they need Ferrari healthy 'so we can have a competitive championship'

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the German Grand Prix on Saturday, while Sebastian Vettel's miserable form continued for Ferrari as he was unable to even set a time and will start from the back. It got even worse for Ferrari as Vettel's teammate Charles Leclerc was unable to start the last part of qualifying, known as Q3, and is set to begin from 10th place on the grid on Sunday.

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F1's Vettel says he's his own worst critic

'The pressure I put on myself' is more than any external pressure

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Sebastian Vettel says he's struggling with his Ferrari in Silverstone

'For sure Mercedes is very strong so they will be difficult to beat'

Sebastian Vettel said he had struggled to get the right feel for his Ferrari after qualifying a disappointing sixth at the British Grand Prix on Saturday. The four-times world champion, and last year's race winner at Silverstone, will line up a row behind Monegasque team mate Charles Leclerc, in third, and with both the Red Bulls also ahead of him. It was the third race in a row that Vettel had been out-qualified by the 21-year-old, in Leclerc's first full season with Ferrari.

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Lewis Hamilton to F1 fans: 'If you say it's boring, I totally understand it'

76 points ahead of Vettel, he criticizes Formula One's rules

76 points ahead of Vettel, he criticizes Formula One's rules.

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Lewis Hamilton scores dominant French Grand Prix victory

The top four finished in the order they started

The top four finished in the order they started.

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Lewis Hamilton on pole in France, Sebastian Vettel only seventh

Mercedes locks out the front row as Hamilton sets new track record

Mercedes locks out the front row as Hamilton sets new track record.

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Ferrari's bid for review of penalty against Vettel is rejected

Team said it had 'quite overwhelming' new evidence, but stewards said not quite

Team said it had 'quite overwhelming' new evidence, but stewards said not quite.

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Ferrari seeks review of Canadian Grand Prix penalty decision

His return from a trip into the grass cost him the race

His return from a trip into the grass cost him the race.

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Ferrari hails Vettel as the 'moral winner' after 'stolen' F1 race

Watch his penalized move and see what you think

Watch his penalized move and see what you think.

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Vettel hopes to pull off some Ferrari 'tricks' to end Mercedes F1 dominance

He won the Canadian GP last year, but can anybody stop Hamilton?

He won the Canadian GP last year, but can anybody stop Hamilton?

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Sebastian Vettel's 13-race losing streak reflects Ferrari's struggles

The car has a variety of problems: 'There are a lot of points to recover'

The car has a variety of problems: 'There are a lot of points to recover'

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Lewis Hamilton back on top after victory at the Spanish Grand Prix

It's Mercedes' fifth one-two of the season

It's Mercedes' fifth one-two of the season.

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