Bahrain rights groups call for F1 race to be cancelled

Human rights campaigners have urged Formula One management to cancel next week's Bahrain Grand Prix, accusing the country's rulers of using the race to "whitewash" abuses and improve their image abroad.

Bahrain's biggest sporting event is watched by a worldwide audience of millions and has been held since 2004, with …

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Fernando Alonso says he won't quit McLaren midseason

Fernando Alonso has denied suggestions he will leave McLaren this year, saying he is still motivated to outperform his car at every round of the championship regardless of where it stacks up against the competition.

Honda's performance deficit to its rival engine manufacturers has left McLaren off the pace for …

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Hamilton ‘dying’ for close battles with Vettel

Hamilton lost out to the Ferrari driver at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

Hamilton, though, is hoping that with Ferrari back to winning ways, this season he will engage in wheel-to-wheel battles with Vettel.

He said: "My favourite form of racing is go-karting… because it's wheel-to-wheel all the way from …

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