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# Mercedes

This year
Lewis Hamilton renews contract with Mercedes until 2025
Seven-time world champion Hamilton will extend his F1 career beyond his 40th birthday with Mercedes.
Lewis Hamilton accuses George Russell of ‘dangerous’ driving
The Mercedes team-mates collided at 200mph in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix.
Two people dead as man opens fire at Mercedes-Benz factory in Germany
A 53-year-old suspect has been taken into custody, a spokesman for the Stuttgart prosecutor’s office said.
Mercedes car 'a nasty piece of work,' blasts Toto Wolff
Seven-times world champion Lewis Hamilton finished 13th in qualifying on Saturday at the Miami Grand Prix.
Last year
Lewis Hamilton glad poor F1 season is over after Abu Dhabi woes
The star’s Mercedes gearbox expired with three laps remaining as Max Verstappen claimed his 15th win of the campaign.
Hamilton to start from back of grid at Italian Grand Prix due to engine penalty
The British driver will be forced to take on his fourth power unit of the campaign in Monza.
Lewis Hamilton says it is ‘mind-blowing’ that people cheered his 140mph crash
The seven-time world champion crashed in qualifying at the Austrian Grand Prix on Friday night.
'Gutted' Hamilton chides fans for booing Verstappen
The seven-time champion Mercedes driver said he had hoped to fight for a front row start in Sunday’s race
Gloom for Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes lost in 'no man's land'
On Sunday, the seven-time world champion could only finish sixth.
Downcast Hamilton abandons all hope of world title for Mercedes
The seven-time champion struggled for pace and performance in the 21-lap contest won by world champion Max Verstappen of Red Bull.
Toto Wolff questions new race boss as Lewis Hamilton defies jewellery ban
Lewis Hamilton defied the FIA’s clampdown.
Mercedes boss Wolff warns 'no magic fix' for Melbourne
A key problem has been porpoising – bouncing at high speed.
I did not expect an apology over Abu Dhabi – Lewis Hamilton
Formula One’s governing body published its report into last season’s finale which saw Max Verstappen crowned world champion.
All time
Hamilton could face FIA sanctions after skipping end of year gala
Hamilton and his Mercedes team were unhappy at the way FIA officials restarted the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi last weekend.
Mercedes chief Wolff says Hamilton 'robbed' of title
He suggested the deposed champion would ‘never get over’ the end-of-race decision.
Mercedes withdraw appeal against Verstappen's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix win
The team said they had made the decision following “constructive dialogue” with governing body FIA.
Max Verstappen confirmed world champion as F1 race stewards reject Mercedes' appeals
Mercedes lodged two appeals, protesting safety car procedure ahead of the final lap, on which Verstappen dramatically passed Lewis Hamilton to win the title.
Mercedes F1 team end controversial sponsorship deal with Kingspan
In a joint statement they said it was ‘not appropriate’ for the partnership to continue.
Mercedes F1 boss apologises for 'hurt' caused by new sponsorship deal with Irish firm
Kingspan’s branding will be visible on the team’s cars.
Hamilton dominates practice in Turkey after suffering 10-place grid penalty
The seven-time world champion completed a dominant practice double, but took on his fourth engine — one more than is permitted.
Lewis Hamilton signs new Mercedes contract
The contract extension will see Hamilton, 36, remain with the Silver Arrows until at least the end of 2023.
Valtteri Bottas pips Lewis Hamilton to pole position in Italy
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen was third.
Lewis Hamilton sets fastest lap in Formula One history to take pole at Monza
Hamilton flew around Monza’s 3.54 miles of asphalt in 164.267mph on his way to a new track record.
Lewis Hamilton sweeps to record-breaking win in Spain
The British star came home 24 seconds ahead of nearest title race rival Max Verstappen.
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for Hungarian Grand Prix
The Mercedes were the class of the field.
Mercedes pour cold water on potential Hamilton-Vettel pairing
Four-time champion Vettel is in search of a seat for 2021 after being sidelined by Ferrari.
FIA gives green light to Mercedes’ controversial steering system
Hamilton was quickest in both practice sessions, finishing two tenths clear of his team-mate Valtteri Bottas.
Lockdown left Lewis Hamilton questioning his Formula One future
The star admitted to struggling for motivation during the coronavirus pandemic.
Ferrari chief confirms informal talks with F1 champion Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton has spoken with Ferrari’s chairman John Elkann, with the Italian team insistent talks took place at a ‘social event’.
Hamilton: I love Mercedes but it's smart to think about my options
Amid continued links to Ferrari, Mercedes superstar Lewis Hamilton acknowledges he should consider his options for 2021.
Hamilton ends pole drought with Abu Dhabi track record
Without a pole position since Hockenheim, Hamilton ended his wait with a superb lap in Abu Dhabi.
Verstappen on pole at Mexican Grand Prix as Bottas suffers huge crash in the final seconds
Lewis Hamilton will start from fourth on the grid as he looks to wrap up the title in Mexico.
Lewis Hamilton scarred for life by childhood racial abuse, says team chief
The 34-year-old will secure his sixth world title and third in successive years if he outscores Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas by 14 points on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton subjected to another social media backlash after controversial comments
Formula One legend Damon Hill defended the star, after his pro-vegan post on Instagram.
Mercedes equal record with sixth straight constructors' championship
Valterri Bottas won the Japanese Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton third.
'Everybody looks like idiots' - Bizarre scenes at Italian GP as leading drivers make huge timing error
The crazy finish leaves Charles Leclerc in pole position.
Leclerc claims maiden win as Formula One pays tribute to Hubert
The Belgian Grand Prix was overshadowed by the death of a Formula Two driver
Hamilton denies young rival to take thrilling Hungarian Grand Prix
The 34-year-old defending five-time world champion edged out Max Verstappen.
21-year-old Max Verstappen storms to first-ever career pole at Hungarian Grand Prix
Max Verstappen claimed his first F1 pole position in Hungary to continue his fine form.
Mercedes reveal Lauda tribute on anniversary of Nurburgring crash
The late Niki Lauda will be remembered by Mercedes at every Formula One race weekend.