Apr 26

F1: De Silvestro Completes First Day Of Testing With Sauber

Simona de Silvestro looks to land a spot on the Formula 1 grid in 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Simona de Silvestro looks to land a spot on the grid in 2015. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Simona de Silvestro moved a step closer to achieving her dream of competing in Formula One next year after a first day of in-car testing with .

The Swiss driver completed 112 laps in a two-year-old Sauber C31 at Ferrari’s Fiorano Circuit in northern Italy.

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Apr 25

IndyCar: Some Drivers Wary Of Long Beach Fallout

The IndyCar season opener left several drivers with a bitter taste in their mouth. (Photo: Getty Images)

The race on the streets of Long Beach left several drivers with a bitter taste in their mouth. (Photo: Getty Images)

expects some fallout from the bad tempers left over from the last IndyCar race.

, however, thinks most drivers have calmed down heading into Sunday’s Indy Grand Prix of Alabama with the possible exception being .

The Long Beach flareups included Pagenaud refusing to accept an apology after getting spun from behind by . ’s attempt to pass Josef Newgarden on a tight turn led to a collision that collected Hinchcliffe and several other drivers.

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Apr 20

F1: World Champion Vettel Told To Make Way For Teammate Again

Daniel Ricciardo (right) prepares to pass teammate Sebastian Vettel (left) during the Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) prepares to pass teammate (left) during the Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Four-time World Champion Sebastian Vettel isn’t used to being asked to step aside for a teammate. Now it’s happened twice in two races.

Vettel, only months removed from wrapping up his most dominant season in F1, was instructed to allow debutant Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo to pass him midway through Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix as the German’s speed began to fade due to his rapidly degrading tires.

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Apr 20

F1: Hamilton Dominates Chinese GP To Earn Third Straight Victory

Lewis Hamilton earned his third straight victory thanks to a dominant performance in Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

earned his third straight victory thanks to a dominant performance in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton captured his third straight Formula One race with ease on Sunday, leading from start to finish to win the Chinese Grand Prix.

Mercedes showed again that it’s in a different class from its rivals, with Hamilton’s teammate taking second place — the third time in four races this season the pair have finished one-two.

“This is a team on a roll, that’s for sure,” Hamilton said. “I’m going to be working hard, we’re going to keep working hard because obviously the others are pushing to catch us.”

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Apr 19

F1: Vettel Hoping For Resurgence At Chinese GP

Sebastian Vettel sits sixth in the championship fight, 38 points behind Nico Rosberg (not pictured). (Photo: Getty Images)

sits sixth in the championship fight, 38 points behind (not pictured). (Photo: Getty Images)

Given how he finished last season, Sebastian Vettel’s start to the 2014 campaign has been humbling, to say the least.

Last year, the German reeled off nine straight victories, matching the record set by Alberto Ascari in 1952 and `53, to capture his fourth consecutive World Championship with ease.

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