F1: Rosberg Rolls; German Claims Third Victory of 2015 in Austrian Grand Prix

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SPEILBERG, Austria – official series release — Mark Thompson/Getty Images Europe photo — Lewis Hamilton started Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix from the pole, but it was his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg who led into turn one and never looked back, easily claiming his third Formula One victory of the season. The win reduces Hamilton’s championship advantage to just 10 points. The …

F1: Qualifying Ace; Lewis Hamilton Garners 45th Pole in Austria, Ties Vettel as Active Poles Leader

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SPIELBERG, Austria — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mercedes photo — During Saturday’s qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix, Mercedes AMG Petronas was on a mission to prove that Friday’s parity-filled practice sessions were nothing more than a blip on the radar. Mission accomplished. Two-time Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton rocketed to the top …

F1: Upping the Ante; Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Paces Friday Practice in Austria

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SPIELBERG, Austria — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Charles Coates/Getty Images Europe photo — Mercedes, meet Ferrari. This weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg looks set to be the most competitive race of the 2015 Formula One World Championship to date, after Sebastian Vettel took the fight to the Silver Arrows …

MOTOGP: MotoGP to Return to Austria; Will Race at the Red Bull Ring in 2016

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SPIELBERG, Austria — official release — MotoGP photo — Red Bull’s Dietrich Mateschitz and Dorna Sports CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta have reached an agreement which will see MotoGP™ return to Austria as early as 2016, with the race to be staged at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg. Pending all of the necessary official approvals for the Red Bull Ring, Dorna …

F1: Rosberg Wins Austrian Grand Prix; Puts Mercedes Back on Top Podium Step

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SPIELBERG, Austria – official release — Mercedes photo — Nico Rosberg extended his Formula One World Championship advantage with his third triumph of the season during Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring. Rosberg took the lead for the first time from Sergio Perez on lap 27 as most of the field was in the middle of pit …

F1: Massa Grabs Austrian Pole for Williams; Bottas Helps Give U.K.-Based Team First Front-Row Sweep Since 2003

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SPIELBERG, Austria – official release — Williams F-1 photo — Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas delivered a stunning sweep of the Austrian Grand Prix front row for the Williams F-1 team Saturday at the Red Bull Ring. Massa claimed his first pole position since 2008, jumping to the top of the timesheets in his final qualifying attempt Saturday afternoon. Bottas …

F1: Mercedes Duo Fastest in Austria

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SPIELBERG, Austria – official release — Mercedes photo — The Mercedes duo of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg continued to show they are the dominant pair in Formula One competition this year by leading both practice sessions for the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring Friday. Rosberg set the fastest time in the opening practice session of the …