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Formula 1 Hamilton: 2018 looking like my toughest title fight Lewis Hamilton says 2018 world championship victory would mean more than his previous Formula 1 titles given that Mercedes might currently only be the third-fastest team behind Ferrari and Red Bull

Autosport Plus F1's ego-driven battle for greatness For the first time in Formula 1 history, two four-time world champions go head-to-head for a fifth title. And with both Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel in competitive cars, the fight for supremacy should be a thriller. It's one neither can afford to lose, writes ANDREW BENSON.

MotoGP Lorenzo 'very sad' after terrible Austin race Ducati rider Jorge Lorenzo says his poor showing in the MotoGP race at Austin made him feel "very sad" and was "difficult to accept"

Formula 1 How Toro Rosso is using its LMP1 weapon Brendon Hartley's World Endurance Championship experience with Porsche brings a "fresh and unique insight" to the Toro Rosso Formula 1 team, according to technical director James Key

Formula 1 Magnussen has made confidence breakthrough - Haas Haas Formula 1 team principal Gunther Steiner believes Kevin Magnussen's growing confidence in his second season with the team has allowed him to improve his consistency

Formula 1 Disappointed Renault outsmarted by big three Renault was outsmarted by Formula 1's big teams over the winter and is "disappointed" it has not made a bigger step, says chief technical officer Bob Bell

IndyCar Power stunned IndyCar tried 'very dangerous' restart Penske's Will Power says he could not believe IndyCar restarted the race at Barber Motorsports Park under the "very dangerous" extreme weather conditions

F1 driver ratings: How you've voted so far Magnussen tops the pile, and Verstappen is bottom after three races

Brabham releases another BT62 teaser The real thing will arrive in just two weeks

How Gold Leaf sponsorship changed F1 50 years ago Lotus dropped green and yellow for red and gold

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Pos Driver Team
1 Ricciardo Red Bull/Renault
2 Bottas Mercedes
3 Raikkonen Ferrari
4 Hamilton Mercedes
5 Verstappen Red Bull/Renault
6 Hulkenberg Renault
7 Alonso McLaren/Renault
8 Vettel Ferrari
9 Sainz Renault
10 Magnussen Haas/Ferrari
Standings / After 3 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Sebastian Vettel 54
2 Lewis Hamilton 45
3 Valtteri Bottas 40
4 Daniel Ricciardo 37
5 Kimi Raikkonen 30
6 Fernando Alonso 22
7 Nico Hulkenberg 22
8 Max Verstappen 18
9 Pierre Gasly 12
10 Kevin Magnussen 11

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F1 RacingF1's ego-driven battle for greatness For the first time in Formula 1 history, two four-time world champions go head-to-head for a fifth title. And with both Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel in competitive cars, the fight for supremacy should be a thriller. It's one neither can afford to lose, writes ANDREW BENSON. 1524441600 F1

F1 RacingGasly's super formula for Honda success For Pierre Gasly, having Honda power in 2018 means more than just adapting to a new engine. His experience of racing in Japan may give him a technical edge with Toro Rosso's new partner, as STUART CODLING explains 1524355200 F1

F1 RacingHow Schumacher and Todt transformed Ferrari From the ashes of disaster rose an unstoppable winning force - but what had Ferrari lost in the transformation? Asks DAMIEN SMITH 1524268800 F1

Tom ErringtonWhat F1 can learn from IndyCar's downforce U-turn As Formula 1 assesses what it needs to change to improve racing for its 2021 rules revolution, America's premier single-seater series is an important study in careful car design 1524182400 F1

F1 RacingThe off-track battle that will define F1's title fight Hamilton vs Vettel for a fifth title is this year's headline contest. But the Mercedes vs Ferrari vs Red Bull superteam slugfest will be just as ferocious. BEN ANDERSON takes a peek beneath the leading contenders' intricately sculpted forms 1524182400 F1

Jonathan NobleThe contradictions that prevent a perfect F1 The 2018 Chinese Grand Prix was unpredictable and dramatic, just as the Bahrain race that preceded it ended up being close and tense. Those two opposing outcomes demonstrate why achieving the perfect racing formula is so tough 1524096000 F1

Ben AndersonWhy the Verstappen bubble has finally burst Max Verstappen has not been the most willing to front up to his mistakes in the past, but after having a problem at each race of the 2018 Formula 1 season so far does he need to change his approach? 1524096000 F1

Adam CooperHow F1's 'lion' is being caged by Mercedes Mercedes has described Lewis Hamilton as a "high performing lion" being asked to "drive like a robot" too often so far in 2018, and it's another issue it wants to tackle as part of its strategic troubleshooting from the early races of the year 1524009600 F1

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