Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates after taking his first pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix. Photo:  Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

Lewis Hamilton has claimed his first ever pole position in Monaco, edging out Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg. The reigning Formula One world champion(...)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg will be on pole for Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Catalunya  in Montmelo, near Barcelona. Photo: Albert Gea/Reuters

Nico Rosberg hailed “a good day at the office” as he delivered on his promise to bring his best form to the Spanish Grand Prix.The Mercedes driver too(...)

  Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton  celebrates a comfortable win at the Bahrain Grand Prix in Sakhir. Photograph: Reuters/Hoch Zwei

Lewis Hamilton took his third win of the season at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday, with a confident and assured run that he managed to perfection, (...)

 Lewis Hamilton  drives his Mercedes during   qualifying for the Bahrain  Grand Prix. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton made it pole position for the fourth time in a row for the first time in his Formula One career with a storming performance in the dese(...)

Lewis Hamilton led from flag to pole in the Chinese Grand Prix. Photograph: Epa

Lewis Hamilton produced an exceptional display of race management to clinch his fourth Chinese Grand Prix victory. The double Formula One champion’s d(...)

 Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes sends up a wall of spray during qualifying  for the Malaysia Grand Prix  at the Sepang Circuit. photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

Lewis Hamilton claimed the 40th pole position of his Formula One career at the end of a storm-hit qualifying session for the Malaysian Grand Prix that(...)

Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium following his Melbourne Grand Prix victory. Photograph: Afp

Lewis Hamilton’s world championship defence got off to a flying start on Sunday with a crushing victory for Mercedes in the season-opening Australian (...)

For the Australian Grand Prix Max Verstappen plans to “be consistent, build up slowly, practice, hopefully be there in qualifying and then in the race it’s to try and finish and hopefully we can score some points”. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Only in Formula One, going wheel to wheel at speeds of 200mph, does Max Verstappen drive unaccompanied. The youngest driver the sport has ever seen i(...)

The idea of Woods giving up golf is ridiculous. Even if never breaks par again, there’s still millions to be made. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA

So Tiger Woods is on sabbatical, perhaps never to return, crippled with his back and apparently struggling with nerves that stubbornly refuse to do wh(...)

Mercedes  driver Nico Rosberg of Germany celebrates as he steps out of his car after winning the Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo. Photograph: Nacho Doce/Reuters

Nico Rosberg ended Lewis Hamilton’s five-race winning streak to take the chequered flag at the Brazilian Grand Prix and set up a double-points showdow(...)