F1 Season Begins: Items Available from 19 of 20 Drivers

The wait is over. After one of the most thrilling and dramatic Formula One championships in history, the series is set to begin anew. This weekend’s race is in Bahrain. All eyes this season will be on reigning champion Max Verstappen and seven-time champion Lewis Hamilton, but there are popular drivers throughout the scheduled 20-car field. including former series champions Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel and rising stars Lando Norris and George Russell. Hall of Fame Collection will again make available authentic and...

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Verstappen, Red Bull dominate in opener of Austrian doubleheader

Formula One’s two-week tour of Austria saw Max Verstappen and Red Bull dominate Sunday’s Styrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring, continuing their recent run of grand prix success. Verstappen beat Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton by 35.7 seconds to extend his championship lead to 18 points. Red Bull has won the past four races while Verstappen won consecutive races for the first time in his F1 career. He now has 14 career wins. The venue that is Red Bull’s home track also...

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Verstappen, Leclerc clear threats to Hamilton’s reign

The “younger” drivers have certainly emerged as legitimate championship contenders as Formula One prepares for next week’s French Grand Prix. As summer begins to take hold, Max Verstappen (23 years old) stands as a real threat to derail Lewis Hamilton’s bid for five consecutive world championships. Verstappen holds a four-point lead over Hamilton, 105-101. Meanwhile, Charles Leclerc (also 23) has put himself in the “Big Three” category, having won the past two pole positions at Monaco and Baku. The Scuderia Ferrari driver...

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Verstappen of the gold standard (and so is his suit)

By now everyone knows that Max Verstappen is one of the most impressive still-young drivers in Formula One, with nine race wins to his name. Verstappen, 23, became the youngest race winner in F1 history in 2016 when he won the Spanish Grand Prix, and he keeps knocking at the door for more wins. He started second at the Intercity Istanbul Park circuit already possessing nine podiums on the season. He finished sixth. (The photo in this blog is from his 2017...

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