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Reliability fears temper Mercedes win

March 18, 2014 9:17:55 am

While Rosberg was dominant in his fully functioning W05, his pole-sitting team-mate Hamilton lasted only four laps.

First turn, many twists

March 18, 2014 10:29:41 am

In season opener, Red Bull’s Ricciardo disqualified after finishing second; Mercedes’ Rosberg wins.

New season, new order: Hamilton on pole, Vettel out of top 10

March 16, 2014 2:18:10 am

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso qualified fifth with Jean-Eric Vergne sixth fastest for Toro Rosso.

Lewis Hamilton grabs pole for Mercedes at Australian Grand Prix

March 15, 2014 1:14:53 pm

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 […]

F1’s tree hugging petrolheads

March 18, 2014 10:20:03 am

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.

Lewis Hamilton sets the pace, Red Bull relieved in Australia

March 14, 2014 5:25:03 pm

Hamilton could not finish a lap in first session due to a sensor problem, but topped the timesheets in second.

We know that we are not in the best shape yet, says Sebastian Vettel

March 13, 2014 12:41:57 pm

Red Bull's struggles to adapt to the new V6 engine have given rival teams hope of ending their four-year stranglehold.

Formula One heads into uncertainty in season opener

March 12, 2014 4:11:22 pm

At this weekend's season-opening Australian Grand Prix, it'll be the fans that get what they want.

Revolutionary road: The world order in F1 is set to be rearranged in 2014

March 8, 2014 12:48:10 pm

The glamour world of Grand Prix racing is in throes of a revolution, one that will be televised around world.

Bernie Ecclestone rules out Indian GP in 2015

March 6, 2014 12:24:43 pm

Bernie said that India won't be on for 2015, but probably by 2016, Indians will get over all bureaucracy.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins Daytona 500

February 24, 2014 12:38:03 pm

Earnhardt used a push from his team mate Gordon to win a two-lap shoot-out to the finish line.

Mechanical trouble forces Red Bull to cut short testing

February 22, 2014 1:20:51 am

Red Bull have struggled to get their Renault-powered car running reliably while Mercedes and Ferrari-powered rivals have been getting in the laps.

Bribery charges stick, but lawsuit against Ecclestone dismissed

February 21, 2014 6:31:27 am

Judge said Bernie had paid a bribe to former BayernLB banker Gerhard Gribkowsky as part of a "corrupt agreement".

Michael Schumacher beats lung infection, still in coma

February 15, 2014 1:14:08 pm

Schumacher has been in intensive care in Grenoble University Hospital since his December 29 accident.

Bernie Ecclestone upset by Formule One engine woes

January 31, 2014 7:14:08 pm

Sebastian Vettel's team completed just 14 laps in the first three days in Jerez after recurring problems.

Manager rejects ‘Schumacher being woken up from coma’ reports

January 30, 2014 5:12:49 pm

Michael Schumacher is still in a medically induced coma, said his manager Sabine Kehm.

Ace designer says F1 now is more dangerous

January 29, 2014 12:47:46 am

Batteries now have to be positioned in front of the engine and under the fuel tank.

Turbo era begins with a crash

January 29, 2014 12:44:39 am

Hamilton drives Mercedes into barrier but is unhurt; Formula One teams grapple with new rules.

Lewis Hamilton crashes as Formula One turbo era gets underway

January 28, 2014 6:10:20 pm

Lewis Hamilton walked away from a heavy crash after putting in the first laps of Formula One's new turbo era.

Damon Hill, an early rival of Michael Schumacher, reflects on sombre mood in F1 world

January 17, 2014 3:43:57 pm

The 53-year-old reflected the sombre mood within the Formula One community.

Ron Dennis returns to McLaren pit

January 17, 2014 2:25:49 pm

Dennis was group chief executive from 1982 to 2012 and team principal until 2009.

Bernie Ecclestone steps down as Formula One director as bribery trial set to open

January 17, 2014 3:45:10 pm

Bernie faces charges of bribery, incitement to breach of trust connected with a $45 million payment to a German banker.

Formula One honcho Bernie Ecclestone faces bribery trial in Germany

January 16, 2014 6:27:18 pm

Facing bribery charges, Ecclestone has insisted that he did "nothing illegal."

Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel goes for five in more ways than one

January 11, 2014 1:12:58 pm

Daniel Ricciardo, who has joined Vettel at Red Bull, will race as number three.

More teams set to miss Formula One pre-season tests?

January 10, 2014 1:09:40 pm

Lotus announced this week that they would skip the Jerez test starting on Jan 28.