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Hamilton wins Styrian Grand Prix in Mercedes one-two

07 July, 2020 2:11 pm 2:11 pm

(Reuters) – Six-times world champion Lewis Hamilton dominated the Styrian Grand Prix in a Mercedes one-two on Sunday to celebrate his 85th Formula One win and move a step closer to Michael Schumacher’s record of 91 victories. Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas, winner of last weekend’s season-opener that was also held without spectators at Austria’s … Read More

Mercedes aims to be among top two players to scale autonomous tech: paper

01 January, 2019 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Mercedes-Benz’s is not aiming to be the first manufacturer to develop a self-driving car but it wants to be among the first two players able to scale up the technology, Mercedes-Benz executive Christoph Schroeder told German paper Welt am Sonntag. Carmakers and tech companies like Uber [UBER.UL], Google, General Motors, Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) … Read More

Mercedes dominate first in Japan practice, Vettel fifth fastest

10 October, 2018 8:20 am 8:20 am

SUZUKA, Japan (Reuters) – Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets ahead of team mate Valtteri Bottas as Mercedes dominated the opening practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday. The Briton lapped the 5.8-kilometre Suzuka circuit in one minute, 28.691 seconds on the yellow-marked soft tyre, going 0.446 seconds faster than … Read More

Mercedes unveils electric car in direct German challenge to Tesla

09 September, 2018 11:11 am 11:11 am

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Mercedes showed on Tuesday how it is “aggressively” gunning for top spot in upscale battery cars market currently dominated by Tesla, as it unveiled the EQC, its first fully electric car, at an event in Stockholm. The event marks the start of the German onslaught against the American upstart and showcased a … Read More

Mercedes still fastest despite lost points – Wolff

07 July, 2018 8:37 am 8:37 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Formula One champions Mercedes made mistakes in the last three back-to-back races but they still have the fastest car, according to team boss Toto Wolff. World champion Lewis Hamilton won in France last month but suffered his first retirement in two years at the following race in Austria and was second in … Read More