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

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

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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