While Rosberg was dominant in his fully functioning W05, his pole-sitting team-mate Hamilton lasted only four laps.
In season opener, Red Bull’s Ricciardo disqualified after finishing second; Mercedes’ Rosberg wins.
Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso qualified fifth with Jean-Eric Vergne sixth fastest for Toro Rosso.
Lewis Hamilton captured pole position for Mercedes for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in a thrilling finish to a rain-hit qualifying session on Saturday. Hamilton saved the best for last with his final lap after Australian Daniel Ricciardo had topped the timesheets only seconds earlier on his first race weekend for champions Red Bull. The […]
To make sport greener still, F1 has introduced a slew of rule changes, too, including a cap on amount of fuel used for a race.
Hamilton could not finish a lap in first session due to a sensor problem, but topped the timesheets in second.
Red Bull's struggles to adapt to the new V6 engine have given rival teams hope of ending their four-year stranglehold.
At this weekend's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, it'll be the fans that get what they want.
The glamour world of Grand Prix racing is in throes of a revolution, one that will be televised around world.
Bernie said that India won't be on for 2015, but probably by 2016, Indians will get over all bureaucracy.
Earnhardt used a push from his team mate Gordon to win a two-lap shoot-out to the finish line.
Red Bull have struggled to get their Renault-powered car running reliably while Mercedes and Ferrari-powered rivals have been getting in the laps.
Judge said Bernie had paid a bribe to former BayernLB banker Gerhard Gribkowsky as part of a "corrupt agreement".
Schumacher has been in intensive care in Grenoble University Hospital since his December 29 accident.
Sebastian Vettel's team completed just 14 laps in the first three days in Jerez after recurring problems.
Michael Schumacher is still in a medically induced coma, said his manager Sabine Kehm.
Batteries now have to be positioned in front of the engine and under the fuel tank.
Hamilton drives Mercedes into barrier but is unhurt; Formula One teams grapple with new rules.
Lewis Hamilton walked away from a heavy crash after putting in the first laps of Formula One's new turbo era.
The 53-year-old reflected the sombre mood within the Formula One community.
Dennis was group chief executive from 1982 to 2012 and team principal until 2009.
Bernie faces charges of bribery, incitement to breach of trust connected with a $45 million payment to a German banker.
Facing bribery charges, Ecclestone has insisted that he did "nothing illegal."
Daniel Ricciardo, who has joined Vettel at Red Bull, will race as number three.
Lotus announced this week that they would skip the Jerez test starting on Jan 28.