Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg of Mercedes during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 29, 2016
Mercedes move on after Lewis Hamilton tactics controversy
Mercedes say that they have "drawn a line" under Lewis Hamilton's controversial driving in the Abu Dhabi finale.
Dec 5, 09:14
Nico Rosberg leaves the stage behind Lewis Hamilton during a press conference for the kickoff of the new Formula 1 season in Fellbach, south-western Germany, on March 11, 2016
Nico Rosberg unsure how far Lewis Hamilton tactics would go
Nico Rosberg admits that he was unsure if Lewis Hamilton would take his 'backing up' tactics in Abu Dhabi to the next level.
Dec 1, 09:17
Nico Rosberg disintegrates after winning the Australian Grand Prix on March 20, 2016
Niki Lauda: 'Abu Dhabi showed Nico Rosberg the right champion'
Niki Lauda says that the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was proof in itself that Nico Rosberg deserves the 2016 world championship.
Dec 1, 08:21
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes walks in the paddock during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
F1 drivers back Lewis Hamilton amid controversy
F1 drivers past and present leap to the defence of Lewis Hamilton, as the controversy about his 'backing up' tactics in Abu Dhabi continues.
Nov 30, 08:44
Nico Rosberg in action at the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Nico Rosberg tells F1 to 'drop' Lewis Hamilton controversy
World champion Nico Rosberg says that F1 should "drop" the current discussion about teammate Lewis Hamilton's tactics in Abu Dhabi.
Nov 30, 08:25
British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates next to second placed Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg on the podium after the Italian Formula One Grand Prix motor race at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 7, 2014
Lewis Hamilton denies using "dirty tricks" in Abu Dhabi finale
Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton stands firm over his decision not to speed up when repeatedly urged to do so by his team, claiming that he was simply sticking to the rules.
Nov 27, 20:54
Nico Rosberg leaves the stage behind Lewis Hamilton during a press conference for the kickoff of the new Formula 1 season in Fellbach, south-western Germany, on March 11, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins race but loses title to Nico Rosberg
Nico Rosberg wins the 2016 Formula 1 world championship after finishing second behind Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 27, 14:44
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel fastest in third practice in Abu Dhabi
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel records the fastest time in the third practice session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 26, 11:07
Lewis Hamilton stands in the paddock during a press conference at the Circuit de Catalunya on February 25, 2016
Lewis Hamilton tops first practice at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Title-challenger Lewis Hamilton tops first practice ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 25, 11:02
Nico Rosberg in action at the Spanish GP on May 14, 2016
Christian Horner expects to see "tentative" Nico Rosberg in Abu Dhabi
Christian Horner warns Nico Rosberg to keep his cool and avoid getting caught up in a battle with his Red Bull drivers, or else he could allow Lewis Hamilton to pounce.
Nov 23, 21:12
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes gets into his car in the garage during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Norbert Haug backs Nico Rosberg to tie up title
Norbert Haug backs Nico Rosberg to put the lid on his first world championship next weekend in Abu Dhabi.
Nov 17, 16:48
F1 personnel, teams and media mill around on the starting grid before the start of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina circuit on November 29, 2015.
Abu Dhabi boss hopes for title finale fight
Abu Dhabi's F1 boss is hoping that the 2016 world championship goes right down to the wire.
Sep 27, 09:53
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone walks in the paddock before the first practice session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 27, 2015
Abu Dhabi to be Bernie Ecclestone's last race?
Bernie Ecclestone's future might not be as secure as it was earlier thought as he reportedly clashes with John Malone.
Sep 12, 13:42
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's German driver Nico Rosberg celebrates after the qualifying session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 28, 2015
Nico Rosberg keen to maintain form in 2016
Nico Rosberg admits that he is already looking forward to the 2016 season after picking up his third straight win at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 29, 16:20
Lewis Hamilton in action during the Italian GP practice on September 4, 2015
Toto Wolff: 'Lewis Hamilton made final tyre call'
Toto Wolff reveals that Mercedes allowed Lewis Hamilton to choose his final set of tyres as he tried to catch Nico Rosberg at the end of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 29, 15:53
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's German driver Nico Rosberg celebrates after the qualifying session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 28, 2015
Result: Nico Rosberg takes Abu Dhabi Grand Prix victory
Nico Rosberg finishes the 2015 Formula 1 season by winning the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 29, 14:43
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari looks on as he sits in the garage during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Italy at Autodromo di Monza on September 5, 2015
Sebastian Vettel: "We misjudged the situation"
Sebastian Vettel admits that "misjudged" tactics saw his Ferrari finish 16th in qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 28, 18:02
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's German driver Nico Rosberg celebrates after the qualifying session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 28, 2015
Nico Rosberg "pleased" with Abu Dhabi pole position
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg admits that he is "pleased" with his pace after securing pole position for a sixth straight race.
Nov 28, 17:56
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari walks across the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 17, 2015
Kimi Raikkonen: 'We can only do our best against Mercedes'
Kimi Raikkonen admits that he may struggle to take on Mercedes in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 28, 17:51
Valtteri Bottas of Finland and Williams attends the drivers press conference during previews for the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit on October 31, 2013
Valtteri Bottas: 'We expected more in qualifying'
Valtteri Bottas claims that he can still finish the 2015 season on a high, despite starting the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from sixth on the grid.
Nov 28, 16:25
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton admits struggles with Mercedes car setup
Lewis Hamilton reveals that he has been struggling for performance from his Mercedes car since winning his third Formula 1 world title.
Nov 28, 15:23
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in parc ferme after winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015
Nico Rosberg on pole in Abu Dhabi
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg will start on pole for Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 28, 14:29
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in parc ferme after winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015
Nico Rosberg fastest in third practice
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg tops the standings in the third practice session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 28, 11:12
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in parc ferme after winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015
Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to top of P2 timesheet
Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to clock the fastest time in the second practice session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 27, 14:38
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton reacts after the qualifying race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary,on July 25, 2015
Lewis Hamilton tops first practice in Abu Dhabi
World champion Lewis Hamilton tops the standings in the first practice session ahead of Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 27, 10:47
Romain Grosjean in the pit lane on September 21, 2013
Romain Grosjean: 'I'll race my heart out for Lotus at Abu Dhabi'
Romain Grosjean pledges to 'race his heart' out to bring down the curtain on his Lotus career at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 21, 12:41
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 23, 2014
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton "only had one drink" during title-winning celebrations
Mercedes Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton reveals that he "only had one drink" at his championship-winning party in Abu Dhabi.
Nov 24, 13:24
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 23, 2014
Nicole Scherzinger celebrates Lewis Hamilton's title success in Abu Dhabi
Nicole Scherzinger expresses her pride while celebrating boyfriend Lewis Hamilton's Formula 1 title triumph in Abu Dhabi.
Nov 24, 11:31
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after winning the World Championship and the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'World title win is ultimate dream'
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says that it is the "ultimate dream" to win the Formula 1 world championship for the second time.
Nov 24, 10:36
Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg celebrates in the parc ferme after the qualifying session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 23, 2014
Mercedes' Nico Rosberg: 'Lewis Hamilton deserved to win world title'
Nico Rosberg believes that his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton "deserved" to win the championship title.
Nov 24, 07:03
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after winning the World Championship and the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: World title success "doesn't feel real"
Mercedes driver and newly-crowned world champion Lewis Hamilton says that he is "grateful" to teammate Nico Rosberg for taking the Formula 1 title race to the wire.
Nov 23, 15:59
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after winning the World Championship and the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014
Lewis Hamilton revels in world title success
Lewis Hamilton reflects on becoming a Formula 1 world champion for the second time in his career after clinching the title with victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 23, 15:32
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after winning the World Championship and the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014
Result: Lewis Hamilton crowned 2014 Formula 1 world champion
Lewis Hamilton is crowned the 2014 Formula 1 world champion after winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg in 14th.
Nov 23, 14:50
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton sits in the pits during the first practice session of the British Grand Prix at the Silverstone circuit on July 4, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'This is the biggest day of my life'
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says that trying to win his second Formula 1 drivers title will be the "biggest day" of his life as he prepares for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 23, 09:26
Felipe Massa of Brazil and Williams is interviewed in the paddock during previews to the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 13, 2014
Felipe Massa eyes Mercedes scalp in Abu Dhabi
Felipe Massa hopes that Williams will take advantage of Mercedes' title race distractions to win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 22, 18:11
Red Bull Racing Chief Technical Officer Adrian Newey is seen during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 6, 2014
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel disqualified from Sunday qualifying
Red Bull are excluded from Sunday's qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after a breach of technical car regulations.
Nov 22, 17:54
Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg celebrates in the parc ferme after the qualifying session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 23, 2014
Nico Rosberg: 'Pole position is a small step'
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg insists that pole position at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is just a "small step" for his title hopes.
Nov 22, 14:59
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates after claiming pole position during qualifying ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 23, 2014
Result: Nico Rosberg edges out Lewis Hamilton for pole position
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg beats teammate Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 22, 14:06
British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates next to second placed Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg on the podium after the Italian Formula One Grand Prix motor race at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 7, 2014
Nico Rosberg quickest in third practice
Nico Rosberg edges out Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to go quickest in third practice at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Nov 22, 11:21
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP (L) celebrates on the podium with second placed Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP after the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 30, 2014
Nico Rosberg hoping for Williams revival in Abu Dhabi
Nico Rosberg hopes that Williams can help his quest for a first world title.
Nov 22, 01:28