The German’s switch from Red Bull for next season was announced minutes after Alonso’s departure was confirmed.
During the occasion Schumacher’s family thanked the fans for their support and reiterated they were confident of his recovery.
The two collided on track in Belgium, Rosberg went on to finish second while Hamilton had to retire.
Alonso has won 11 races for Ferrari & secured 44 podium places. Ferrari confirms that Vettel will join them.
F1 boss Bernie said that they were too late for 2015 but are working for 2016 race in India.
Bianchi, who had been at hospital at Yokkaichi near Suzuka, is now at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire in Nice.
Formula One's smaller teams have written to Ecclestone to press demands for a bigger share of the sport.
Williams are looking good for third place finish at the end of the season, their highest overall placing since 2003.
The top administrator said today's kids can't afford luxuries as they are busy in social networking.
www.crowdcube.com showed Caterham had raised 1.87 million pounds (79% of target sum) with 9 hours remaining.
Force India deputy principal Fernley wondered whether end goal was to turn F1 into a constructor and a customer series.
Mallya said Force India would not be following Marussia and Caterham onto the sporting scrapheap.
Meanwhile, Mercedes equalled the record held by Ferrari and McLaren of 15 wins in a single season.
The Briton leads Rosberg by 24 points with two races, and a maximum 75 points, remaining.
Button has said previously that he wanted to stay at McLaren, who have been closely linked to Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.
Hamilton has pledged to work as hard as possible to triumph again in his bid for a second championship.
Rosberg needs to win in Brazil on Sunday to have a real shot at his first title.
Lewis Hamilton gave few clues but indicated he would want to do something different.
India's connect with F1 has diminished with no Indian driver since 2012 & no signs of return for Indian GP.
After a successful US Grand Prix, championship all but in Briton’s hands as win takes him 24 points clear at the top.
Briton stretched his lead over team mate Rosberg to 24 points with two races and a maximum of 75 points remaining.
F1 faces a crisis that may signal the end of the Ecclestone era and F1 in its modern image.
F1's commercial head Ecclestone warned the sport’s financial crisis could reduce the grid to 14 cars in 2015.
The India-born Sauber principal said the predicament of Marussia and Caterham showed the need for cost-cutting measures.
The 29-year-old has a 17-point lead over his rival Nico Rosberg, with three races still remaining.
Escalating costs, unequal distribution of money made F1 unviable for smaller teams like Marussia, Caterham.
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Caterham went into administration on Friday while Marussia are also struggling financially.
A team spokesman said on Wednesday that the 43-year-old had tendered his resignation way back in March.
Nico Hulkenberg returned to Force India at the start of 2014 after spending a year with Sauber.
Marussia said telemetry data from car showed Bianchi did slow in part of track where marshals were waving yellow flags.
Rank and file Mercedes team members are in line for average bonuses of 10,000 pounds ($15,963) each.
Bianchi senior said he still had hope he would be able to take his son home one day.
Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso gave a teasing hint about his Formula One future on Sunday.
Bianchi suffered severe head injuries after losing control on a wet track at Suzuka eight days ago.
Mercedes take first constructors’ title as Lewis Hamilton extends his lead with the win in Russia.