Formula 1

Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images) MONTE CARLO — Charles Leclerc claimed pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix in a session that ended with a crash for Sergio Perez and Carlos Sainz. Leclerc was on the verge of setting an even quicker time than his 1:11.376 when Red Bull’s Sergio Perez slammed into the wall
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6:42 AM ET Former Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone denied on Friday he had been arrested in Brazil and said an illegal gun found in his luggage before boarding a flight was never used and had no ammunition. The 91-year-old Briton, now in Portugal, told Reuters a “silly, tiny little incident” had caused a lot
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11:51 AM ET MONTE CARLO — Grand Prix cars have raced around the streets of Monaco since 1929. In that time the cars, Monaco itself and the rest of the world have changed dramatically, yet somehow the tradition of racing the fastest automobiles on the planet around one of the tightest circuits anywhere in the
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8:31 AM ET SAO PAULO — Former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone was arrested in Brazil on Wednesday for illegally carrying a gun while boarding a private plane to Switzerland, local police said on Thursday. The Brazilian police found an undocumented LW Seecamp .32 pistol in Ecclestone’s luggage during an X-ray screening, police said in
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10:20 AM ET Former F1 champion Kimi Raikkonen will return to racing later this year in a one-off NASCAR appearance at Watkins Glen in August. Raikkonen will compete for the Trackhouse Racing team in a NASCAR Cup Series event, alongside teammates Daniel Suarez and Ross Chastain. Raikkonen, one of the most popular F1 drivers of
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5:48 AM ET Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz will both have a cameo role in international versions of the upcoming Disney feature film Lightyear. The F1 duo recently recorded voiceovers for the same character, with Monaco-born Leclerc doing the Italian version and Sainz doing the Spanish version. Leclerc and Sainz recorded their roles
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