I on Formula One: Verstappen’s Win Was a Watershed Moment for the Championship

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Senior Editor Tom Baker — Alex Capparos/Getty Images for Formula One photo — Last week’s Spanish Grand Prix turned out to be a watershed moment for the Formula One World Championship for two reasons. First, Max Verstappen proved that a teenage sensation could in fact handle an F1 car quite nicely by …

F1: Verstappen Claims Sensational Maiden Victory in Spain as Mercedes Duo Collides

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BARCELONA, Spain — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Mark Thompson/Getty Images Europe photo — In a Formula One Grand Prix that will be remembered for two of the biggest moments of the season, and perhaps ever in the history of the World Championship, 18-year-old Max Verstappen took his maiden victory with a masterful drive in Sunday’s …

F1: Hamilton Claims Emphatic Pole as Red Bull Humbles Ferrari in Barcelona Drills

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BARCELONA, Spain — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — David Ramos/Getty Images Europe photo — Following an outing in Russia where he couldn’t even take a lap in the final round of drills, Lewis Hamilton emphatically took the pole position for Sunday’s Formula One Spanish Grand Prix during qualifying on Saturday. Hamilton’s lap of 1:22.000 came after he …

MOTOGP: Rossi Secures 52nd Career Pole in Thrilling Jerez Qualifying Session

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JEREZ, Spain – official series release — Yamaha photo — Valentino Rossi banished his recent qualifying demons to secure his 52nd career MotoGP pole on Saturday at Circuito de Jerez. Jorge Lorenzo was the first out of pit lane for qualifying. Lorenzo, Marc Marquez and Cal Crutchlow, who had advanced through Q1, were the only riders to head out with …

F1: Superb in Spain; Rosberg Claims First Formula One Victory of 2015 in Dominant Fashion

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BARCELONA, Spain — official series release — Mark Thompson/Getty Images Europe photo — Nico Rosberg claimed won the Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix in style on Sunday, defeating Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton by 17.5 seconds in Barcelona for his first F1 victory of the year, reinvigorating his world championship campaign in the process. After an excellent getaway from the …

MOTOGP: Rossi Banks First Pole in Four Years at Valencia

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VALENCIA, Spain — official release — MotoGP photo — Seven-time MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi continued a strong 2014 campaign by winning the pole for Sunday’s MotoGP finale at Circuit Ricardo Tormo, his first top qualifying effort in four years. In what has been a great resurgence for Rossi, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider achieved his 50th career pole in the …

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — John Vass photo — An interview with young rising star Christopher Bell after his historic first-career World of Outlaws STP Sprint Car Series victory and analysis of Oswego Speedway’s 2014 Supermodified Kickoff highlights tonight’s newest edition of Motorsports Madness at 7 PM Eastern on Speed77 Radio powered by Race Chaser Online. Co-hosts Jacob Seelman …

F1: Hamilton Takes Fourth-Straight Triumph with Win in Spanish Grand Prix

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MONTMELO, Spain — official release — Mercedes photo — Lewis Hamilton took his fourth straight victory for Mercedes and moved into a three-point championship lead over teammate Nico Rosberg after winning the Spanish Grand Prix by holding off the German on Sunday. Just as it had in Bahrain, when the pair staged another spectacular duel, their fight developed into one of differing …

F1: Hamilton Secures Fourth F1 Pole of 2014 in Spain

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BARCELONA, Spain – official release — Mercedes photo — Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg waged a tremendous battle for pole position at Circuit de Catalunya on Saturday, with the honors finally going to Hamilton for the fourth time this year after both Mercedes drivers had turns at the top of the Formula One charts. In their wake Daniel Ricciardo took …

MOTOGP: Marquez Extends Win Streak to Four Straight in Spain

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May 4, 2014 — official release — MotoGP photo — JEREZ, Spain – A huge crowd of more than 115,000 fans saw Spaniard Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) take his fourth MotoGP victory in a row at the Gran Premio bwin de España at Circuito de Jerez. Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) and Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) were also on the …