Hamilton Avoids Chaos, Increases Points Lead With Win In Singapore

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MARINA BAY, Singapore — After championship contender Sebastian Vettel crashed on the first lap, Lewis Hamilton drove a methodical, metronomic race to dominate Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix. Hamilton led every lap, helping him to pad his Championship lead. The win was Hamilton’s 60th win, and he said he hadn’t registered the milestone. “Oh jeez, I hadn’t even realised,” Hamilton said. …

After Struggles, Vettel Wins Pole In Singapore

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MARINA BAY, Singapore — Despite the best efforts of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen, Sebastian Vettel won his 49th pole position on Saturday for the Singapore Grand Prix. “Yeah, it’s a long lap,” Vettel said. “There are a lot of corner – a lot of things to get right, and equally a lot of things you can get wrong. No, I’m …

McLaren Announces Honda Split, Toro Rosso Announces Honda Partnership

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MARINA BAY, Singapore – After three years, McLaren announced Thursday that the team will end its partnership with Honda at the end of the season. The team sits ninth in the Constructors’ Championship with 11 points. McLaren Group Executive Chairman and Executive Committee principal Shaikh Mohammed bin Essa Al Khalifa said the team and Honda feel that it is time …