2018 USA Grand Prix  
Texas
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport claim 25 points in a thrilling race in Austin  Lewis came home in P3, racing to the 15th podium at a US Grand Prix for Mercedes-Benz Power  

Valtteri finished today’s race in P5, securing ten points for the Constructors’ Championship  Lewis (346 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 70 points from Sebastian Vettel (276 points) with Valtteri (217 points) in P4 and with 75 points left to be scored in the season  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (563 points) lead Ferrari (497 points) by 66 points in the Constructors’ Championship with 129 points remaining to be scored in the 2018 season
2018 Japanese Grand Prix  
Suzuka Circuit
 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport score a 1-2 victory in Suzuka  Lewis took his 71st career victory today – his 50th with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, ninth of the 2018 season and fourth at the Suzuka International Racing Circuit  
Valtteri came in second to complete the second 1-2 for the team in a row – his first podium at the Japanese Grand Prix and 30th podium finish in Formula One  

Today’s result marks the fifth consecutive win in Suzuka for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and tenth win at the Japanese Grand Prix for Mercedes-Benz Power  

Lewis (331 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 67 points from Sebastian Vettel (264 points) with Valtteri (207 points) in P3 and with 100 points left to be scored in the season  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (538 points) lead Ferrari (460 points) by 78 points in the Constructors’ Championship with 172 points remaining to be scored in the 2018 season  

Matt Deane, Chief Mechanic, accepted the Constructors’ trophy on behalf of the team
2018 Singapore Grand Prix  
Marina Bay Circuit

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USPA NEWS - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport score 37 points as Lewis wins under the lights in Singapore Lewis scored his 69th career victory today - his seventh of the 2018 Formula One season and fourth at the Marina Bay Street Circuit Valtteri came home in P4, helping the team to

 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport score 37 points as Lewis wins under the lights in Singapore 

Lewis scored his 69th career victory today – his seventh of the 2018 Formula One season and fourth at the Marina Bay Street Circuit

Valtteri came home in P4, helping the team to extend the lead in the Constructors’ Championship 

Today’s result marks Lewis’ 80th podium with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and the 10th podium for Mercedes-Benz Power in Singapore 

Lewis (281 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 40 points from Sebastian Vettel (241 points) with Valtteri (171 points) in P4 

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (452 points) leads Ferrari (415 points) by 37 points in the Constructors’ Championship 

Loïc Serra, Chief Vehicle Dynamicist, accepted the Constructors’ trophy on behalf of the team
2018 Italian Grand Prix  
Monza

2018 Italian Grand Prix - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

USPA NEWS - Double podium for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport in Monza Lewis scored his 68th career victory today - his sixth of the 2018 Formula One season and fifth at the Italian Grand Prix Valtteri finished the race in P3 - his sixth podium of the 2018 season and 77th

Double podium for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport in Monza  Lewis scored his 68th career victory today – his sixth of the 2018 Formula One season and fifth at the Italian Grand Prix  

Valtteri finished the race in P3 – his sixth podium of the 2018 season and 77th points finish in Formula One  

Lewis claimed the fastest lap in Monza – his 40th fastest lap in Formula One  

The 2018 Italian Grand Prix marked the 400th race for a Mercedes-AMG Safety Car in Formula One  

Lewis (256 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 33 points from Sebastian Vettel (226 points) with Valtteri (159 points) in P4  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (415 points) leads Ferrari (390 points) by 25 points in the Constructors’ Championship  

Owen Jones, Head of Performance at Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains, accepted the Constructors’ trophy on behalf of the team
2018 Belgian Grand Prix  
Spa
 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport bring home 30 points from the Belgian Grand Prix  
Lewis came home in P2, securing the 10th podium place in Formula One for Mercedes in Belgium  After starting from P17, Valtteri stormed through the field to finish P4 and set the fastest lap of the race  

Today’s result marks the 25th podium in Belgium for Mercedes-Benz power  Lewis (231 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 17 points from Sebastian Vettel (214 points) with Valtteri (144 points) in P4  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (375 points) leads Ferrari (360 points) by 15 points in the Constructors’ Championship
2018 HUNGARIAN Grand Prix  
HUNGARORING

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USPA NEWS - Lewis wins in Budapest with Valtteri in P5 Lewis claimed his 67th career victory - his fifth in 2018 and sixth at the Hungarian Grand Prix Valtteri came home P5 after running P2 much of the race and defending the position strongly Lewis (213 points) leads the

Lewis wins in Budapest with Valtteri in P5  Lewis claimed his 67th career victory – his fifth in 2018 and sixth at the Hungarian Grand Prix  

Valtteri came home P5 after running P2 much of the race and defending the position strongly  

Lewis (213 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 24 points from Sebastian Vettel (189 points) with Valtteri (132 points) in P4  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (345 points) leads Ferrari (335 points) by 10 points in the Constructors’ Championship  

Riccardo Musconi, Senior Race Engineer car #44, accepted the team’s trophy on the podium

2018 GERMAN Grand Prix 
Hockenheimring

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport race to a perfect result on Mercedes home turf  After starting from P14, 
Lewis stormed through the field to claim his 66th career victory – his fourth of the 2018 season and fourth at the German Grand Prix, equalling Michael Schumacher’s record for most F1 wins at the race  Valtteri came home second to complete a perfect 1-2 for the team – his fifth second place of the 2018 season  

Todays’ result marks the 80th win in Formula One for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, the 60th fastest lap for the team and the 125th podium in the series for Lewis – 92 years after the first German Grand Prix was won by Mercedes in 1926 

Lewis (188 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 17 points from Sebastian Vettel (171 points) with Valtteri (122 points) in P4  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (310 points) claim the lead in the Constructors’ Championship, leading Ferrari (302 points) by eight points  

Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, accepted the Constructors’ trophy on behalf of the team
2018 BRITISH Grand Prix
Silvrtstone
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport score 30 points in front of an incredible crowd in Silverstone  

After a collision on the opening lap, Lewis fought his way back through the field to claim P2  

Valtteri came home P4 in the British Grand Prix after fighting for the win for much of the race  

Sebastian Vettel (171 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by eight points from Lewis (163 points) with Valtteri (104 points) in P5  

Ferrari (287 points) lead the Constructors’ Championship by 20 points from Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (267 points)
2018 French Grand Prix
CIRCUIT Paul Ricard
Lewis wins the French Grand Prix as Valtteri fights his way through the field  Lewis claims his 65th career victory at the return of the French Grand Prix – his third of the 2018 season and 44th with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport  

After an accident in the opening lap, Valtteri fought his way through the field to finish today’s race in P7 and set the fastest lap of the race  

Today’s result marks the 300th race on the podium for Mercedes-Benz power  

Lewis (145 points) reclaims the lead in the Drivers’ Championship from Sebastian Vettel (131 points) with Valtteri in P4 (92 points)  Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (237 points) lead the Constructors’ Championship by 23 points from Ferrari (214 points)
2018 Canadian Grand Prix
Montreal
Valtteri comes home second in Montreal with Lewis in fifth  Valtteri finished the Canadian Grand Prix in P2 – his fourth podium finish at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve and fourth second place of the 2018 season  

Lewis came home in P5 – his 32nd consecutive finish in the points  

Today’s result marks the 20th podium finish in Canada for Mercedes-Benz power  

Sebastian Vettel (121 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by one point from Lewis (120 points) with Valtteri in P3 (86 points)  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (206 points) lead the Constructors’ Championship by 17 points from Ferrari (189 points)
2018 MONACO GRAND PRIX 
MONTE CARLO
Lewis on the podium in Monaco, as Valtteri comes home fifth  Lewis ended today’s Monaco Grand Prix in P3, his sixth podium in Monte Carlo  

Valtteri finished today’s race in P5  

Lewis (110 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 14 points from Sebastian Vettel (96 points) with Valtteri (68 points) in P4  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (178 points) lead Ferrari (156 points) by 22 points in the Constructors’ Championship
2018 SPANISH GRAND PRIX 
CIRCUIT DE BARCELONA

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USPA NEWS - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport start the European season with a 1-2 victory Lewis took his 64th career victory today - his third at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya and second of the 2018 season Valtteri finished today's Spanish Grand Prix in P2 - completing a 1-2 for the team

 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport start the European season with a 1-2 victory  

Lewis took his 64th career victory today - his third at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya and second of the 2018 season  

Valtteri finished today’s Spanish Grand Prix in P2 - completing a 1-2 for the team with his 25th career podium  

Today’s result marks the 36th 1-2 victory for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport since Mercedes re-entered Formula One as a works team in 2010  

Lewis (95 points) extends his lead in the Drivers’ Championship from Sebastian Vettel (78 points) with Valtteri (58 points) in P3  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (153 points) lead Ferrari (126 points) by 27 points in the Constructors’ Championship  

Peter Bonnington, Senior Race Engineer on car #44, accepted the Constructors’ trophy on behalf of the team in Barcelona
2018 AZERBIJAN GRAND PRIX 
BAKU CITY CIRCUIT
 Lewis wins in Baku as Valtteri forced to retire from the lead following a puncture
  
Lewis took his 63rd career victory today – his first in Azerbaijan and of the 2018 season
  
Valtteri was leading with only two laps to go, when debris punctured his right rear tyre
  
Today’s result marks the 275th race led for Mercedes-Benz power
  
Lewis (70 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by four points from 
Sebastian Vettel (66 points) with Valtteri (40 points) in P4 
 
Ferrari (114 points) leads the Constructors’ Championship by four points from Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (110 points)
2018 CHINESE GRAND PRIX 
SHANGHAI CIRCUIT
 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport take the lead in the Constructors’ Championship 

Valtteri finished in P2 in his 100th Grand Prix start - claiming his 24th career podium, his 15th with the team and his second of the 2018 season  

Lewis came home in P4 at the Shanghai International Circuit - his 28th straight top-ten finish, breaking the record for most consecutive points finishes  

Today’s result marks the 20th podium in China for Mercedes-Benz Power  Sebastian Vettel (54 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by nine points from Lewis (45 points) in P2, with Valtteri (40 points) in P3  

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (85 points) take the lead in the Constructors’ 
Championship from Ferrari (84 points)
2018 BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX 
BAHRAIN INTERNATIONAL CIRCUIT
Double podium finish for Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport in the desert of Bahrain  Valtteri came home in P2, just 0.7 seconds shy of the win – his 23rd career podium, 

14th with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport and first of the 2018 season  

Lewis fought his way through the field from ninth on the grid, finishing in P3 – his 70th podium with Mercedes-AMG   Petronas Motorsport in his 100th race for the team as well as his 27th consecutive top 10 finish, equalling Kimi Raikkonen’s all-time record  

Sebastian Vettel (50 points) leads the Drivers’ Championship by 17 points from Lewis (33 points) in P2, with Valtteri (22 points) in P3  Ferrari (65 points) leads Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (55 points) by 10 points in the Constructors’ Championship
2018 AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX 
MELBOURNE GRAND PRIX CIRCUIT
-  Lewis comes home second as Valtteri fights back to P8
  
- Lewis Hamilton came home in P2 in Albert Park to claim his eighth Formula One podium finish in Australia and 118th career podium 
 
- Valtteri Bottas battled from P15 on the grid to claim P8 at the chequered flag  
- Lewis (18) sits P2 in the Drivers’ Championship, seven points behind Sebastian Vettel (25), with Valtteri (4) in P8   

- Ferrari (40) lead Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (22) by 18 points in the Constructors’ Championship
MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS MOTORSPORT TEAM  TESTING - BARCELONA 

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 4 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Sports USPA NEWS - Date: Friday 9 March 2018 Drivers: Lewis Hamilton (AM), Valtteri Bottas (PM) Circuit: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit Length: 4.655 km Laps Completed: Valtteri 104, Lewis 97, Total 201 Distance Covered: Valtteri 484 km, Lewis 452 km, Total 936 km Best Lap Time: Valtteri 1:18.825, Lewis 1:19.464 Having completed over 1,000 laps in pre-season testing, Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport leaves the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya with a positive feeling and is excited to start the 2018 Formula One season in two weeks' time.

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 3 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 3 - Daren Frankish - USPA News

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 2 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 2 - Daren Frankish - USPA News

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 1 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 2 Day 1 - Daren Frankish - USPA News

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 4 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Sports USPA NEWS - Lewis sets the fastest time of the day as the first week of testing comes to a close Date: Thursday 1 March 2018 Drivers: Valtteri Bottas (AM), Lewis Hamilton (PM) Circuit: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit Length: 4.655 km Laps Completed: Valtteri 60, Lewis 69, Total 129 Distance Covered: Valtteri 279 km, Lewis 321 km, Total 600 km Best Lap Time: Valtteri 1:22.789, Lewis 1:19.333 Source: © 2018 Daimler AG.

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 3 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 3 - Daren Frankish - USPA News

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 2 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 2 - Daren Frankish - USPA News

Formula 1 2018 Pre Season Test 1 Day 1 - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

USPA NEWS - The Mercedes-AMG F1 W09 EQ Power+ hits a very cold track on the first day of pre-season testing in Barcelona.

MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS MOTORSPORT TEAM LAUNCH - F1 W09 EQ Power+ 

Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport team launch - Daren Frankish - United States Press Agency News (USPA News)

USPA NEWS - More than a machine: Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport unveils its most advanced Formula One car ever, the F1 W09 EQ Power+ Keen to start racing again next month, an excited Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport team launched its new car today at the Silverstone International Circuit with a multimedia reveal show, live online broadcasts and shakedown runs New F1 car completes its first laps at Silverstone Toto Wolff: "This is always a very exciting time because what has been designed is coming together and coming alive."


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