Sean Bratches

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 Russia want to bring back their grid girls, because they are “the most beautiful”. Photograph: Getty Images

Formula One is in a bit of revolt. Its new owners banned the use of grid girls in January, saying that it would no longer use female models in openin(...)

A grid girl smiles prior to the Formula One Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom circuit, in Russia in April 2017. Photograph: Valdrin Xhemaj/EPA

Walk-on “grid girls” will no longer be used before Formula One races, the sport’s organisers have announced. In a move which mirrors the Professional(...)

 Lewis Hamilton congratulates his   Mercedes team-mate  Valtteri Bottas after the Finn claimed his first pole position at the  Bahrain Grand Prix. Photograph:  Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Valtteri Bottas sprung the biggest surprise of the season so far after he beat Lewis Hamilton in Bahrain to secure the first pole position of his care(...)