Lewis Hamilton  celebrates in  after winning the British Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit. Photograph: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

“Now let’s party!” Lewis Hamilton told the 140,000 capacity crowd after his victory in a thrilling British Grand Prix. But they had already started. (...)

 Lewis Hamilton  celebrates winning the British  Grand Prix at  Silverstone, his third success in his home race. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix in a race that was like a transfusion of fresh blood for the much-criticised sport. It was Hamilton’s third (...)

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg  on the podium after the Austrian grand prix in Spielberg. Photograph: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images

Nico Rosberg not only defeated Lewis Hamilton in the Austrian grand prix but also inflicted a level of damage on the world champion that was not so(...)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany steers his car during the Austrian F1 Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring circuit in Spielberg. Photo: Leonhard Foeger/Reuters

Nico Rosberg won Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix to narrow the gap between himself and Lewis Hamilton at the top of the Formula One world championship to(...)

  Lewis Hamilton steers his Mercedes through a corner  during qualifying for the Austrian F1 Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring circuit in Spielberg. Photo:  Leonhard Foeger/Reuters

Lewis Hamilton turned it on at the right time to qualify on pole position for the Austrian Grand Prix. The reigning champion had not topped a session (...)

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Austria at the Red Bull Ring, Spielberg. Photograph by Clive Mason/Getty Images.

Sebastian Vettel showed that Ferrari will be a threat in Austrian Grand Prix – if there are no gearbox issues – when he finished fastest in the aftern(...)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates a victory in the  Canadian F1 Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal. Photo: Chris Wattie/Reuters

Certainly Lewis Hamilton will already have counted the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve as a happy hunting ground, but it has doubtless been confirmed with h(...)

 Lewis Hamilton on the way to pole position in his Mercedes  during qualifying for the Canadian  Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve  in Montreal. Photo: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position in Canada as his quest to move on from his Monaco heartbreak continues. The reigning world champion beat team-(...)

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’s Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton celebrate one-two finish at the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

Nico Rosberg won the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona to cut his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton’s lead in the world championship to 20 points. It w(...)