Japanese Grand Prix

Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Jenson Button, Fernando Alonso: 'We could leave McLaren'
McLaren drivers Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso hint at a possible exit from the team at the end of the season after a disappointing display in the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 22:48
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 unhappy with Williams pace at Suzuka
Valtteri Bottas claims that his Williams did not produce the level of performance that he expected at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 14:48
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Lewis Hamilton: 'I couldn't have won Japanese Grand Prix without fans'
Lewis Hamilton pays tribute to his fans after winning the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 14:19
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 defends Nico Rosberg pass
Lewis Hamilton says that he did nothing wrong in overtaking teammate Nico Rosberg on his way to winning the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 13:32
Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda smiles as he walks through the paddock after practice for the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit on March 27, 2015
Ron Dennis: 'Fernando Alonso comments not helpful'
Ron Dennis reveals that he will speak to Fernando Alonso behind closed doors regarding his comments about the performance of his McLaren.
Sep 27, 12:35
Nico Rosberg speaks to the media after qualifying for the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on September 21, 2013
Nico Rosberg: 'Lewis Hamilton pass cost me Japanese Grand Prix win'
Nico Rosberg says that he had to move out of Lewis Hamilton's way early in the Japanese Grand Prix to "avoid a collision".
Sep 27, 12:17
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: 'I was sailing during Japanese Grand Prix'
Lewis Hamilton praises the Mercedes technical team following his win at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 27, 08:29
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Japanese Grand Prix, Nico Rosberg second
Lewis Hamilton wins the Japanese Grand Prix to extend his lead in the Drivers' Championship.
Sep 27, 07:40
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren Honda speaks at a press conference during previews to the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 24, 2015
Jenson Button expecting tough race for McLaren at Suzuka
Jenson Button claims that confusion over engine settings helped contribute to his exit from the first part of qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 26, 22:40
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Daniil Kvyat 'more disappointed after Suzuka crash'
Daniil Kvyat claims to be feeling more disappointed than in pain after a high-speed crash during qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 26, 19:57
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: 'Mercedes back to usual level in Japan'
Sebastian Vettel claims that Mercedes has returned to their "usual level of competitiveness" at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 26, 18:02
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: 'Mercedes stronger in Japan than Singapore'
Nico Rosberg claims that Mercedes are stronger at the Japanese Grand Prix after a below-par showing in Singapore.
Sep 26, 17:47
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 rues missed chance after failing to secure pole
Lewis Hamilton reveals that he is pleased with his performance in qualifying, despite losing out on pole to teammate Nico Rosberg.
Sep 26, 09:02
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 secures pole for Japanese Grand Prix
Nico Rosberg secures pole for the Japanese Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton completes the front row for tomorrow's race.
Sep 26, 08:16
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 tops Japanese Grand Prix P3 timesheet in first dry session
Nico Rosberg tops the timesheet in the third practice round of the Japanese Grand Prix, three tenths of a second faster than teammate Lewis Hamilton who takes second spot.
Sep 26, 05:38
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 20, 2015
Toto Wolff: 'Ferrari have come alive'
Toto Wolff claims that Mercedes will be watching Ferrari closely after their recent improvements.
Sep 25, 20:02
Lewis Hamilton in action during the Italian GP practice on September 4, 2015
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton: 'We don't want to take risks in wet conditions'
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says that there is no point in taking risks during today's practice due to the rain ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 25, 08:07
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Result: Red Bull's Daniil Kvyat tops timesheet in rain-affected P2 at Japanese Grand Prix
Red Bull's Daniil Kvyat records the quickest time in a rain-affected second practice session at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sep 25, 07:35
Carlos Sainz Jr of Spain talks with engineer Andy Deram as he prepares to drive the Infiniti Red Bull Racing car during the young drivers test at Silverstone Circuit on July 19, 2013
Carlos Sainz fastest in wet Japanese Grand Prix first practice
Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz is fastest in a very wet first practice session of the Japanese Grand Prix, as only 12 drivers are able to post a time.
Sep 25, 04:01
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: 'Mercedes favourites for Japanese Grand Prix'
Sebastian Vettel says that Mercedes are favourites for the Japanese Grand Prix, despite the German winning in Singapore in the last race.
Sep 24, 13:42
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
FIA: 'Jules Bianchi did not slow sufficiently'
The FIA claims that Jules Bianchi did not slow his car sufficiently before crashing at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Dec 3, 17:38
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi makes "important step" in recovery
Jules Bianchi makes an "important step" in his recovery after crashing at the Japanese Grand Prix nearly two months ago.
Nov 19, 16:04
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
Jules Bianchi remains 'critical but stable' following crash
The Marussia Formula 1 team reveals that Jules Bianchi remains in a "critical but stable condition".
Oct 14, 16:27
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
Jules Bianchi diagnosed with diffuse axonal injury
Jules Bianchi's reveal that the Frenchman suffered a diffuse axonal injury as a result of his crash at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 7, 16:03
Jules Bianchi of France and Marussia walks across the paddock prior to the Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014
Marussia F1 driver Jules Bianchi in "critical but stable" condition in hospital
The FIA confirm that Marussia driver Jules Bianchi is in a "critical but stable" condition in hospital after suffering a severe head injury during Sunday's Japanese GP.
Oct 7, 06:27
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi's girlfriend prays for F1 driver after he suffers head injury
Jules Bianchi's girlfriend tweets that the Formula 1 driver is her "champion" after he suffered a severe head injury during Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 6, 10:25
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Marussia call for "patience" with regards to Jules Bianchi's health
Marussia release a statement calling for "patience" with regards to updates of Jules Bianchi's medical condition after he suffered a head injury at the Japanese GP.
Oct 6, 08:34
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Marussia F1 driver Jules Bianchi 'not breathing unaided despite reports'
Marussia F1 driver Jules Bianchi reportedly remains reliant on a respirator in hospital, despite some reports claiming that the Frenchman is breathing unaided.
Oct 6, 06:23
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi 'out of surgery, breathing independently'
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi is now breathing independently after undergoing surgery following a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix earlier today, a report claims.
Oct 5, 17:47
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Niki Lauda: Jules Bianchi crash "very unfortunate"
Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda says that the crash that has left Marussia's Jules Bianchi with a severe head injury is "very unfortunate".
Oct 5, 13:21
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
FIA confirms Jules Bianchi has "severe head injury"
The FIA announces that Jules Bianchi is undergoing surgery for a severe head injury sustained during the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 5, 12:27
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi's father says Marussia driver is critical
The father of Marussia driver Jules Bianchi tells the French media that his son is undergoing surgery for head trauma and is in a critical condition.
Oct 5, 12:04
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Jenson Button: Japanese Grand Prix result "doesn't really matter"
McLaren driver Jenson Button admits that the result of the Japanese Grand Prix "doesn't really matter" to him following the crash involving Marussia's Jules Bianchi.
Oct 5, 11:54
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 6, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: 'Race enjoyable until Jules Bianchi crash'
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton says that the crash involving Marussia's Jules Bianchi overshadows his win at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 5, 11:09
Adrian Sutil of Germany and Force India prepares to drive during practice for the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 23, 2013
Adrian Sutil questions lack of safety car
Sauber's Adrian Sutil questions whether the safety car should have been brought out sooner ahead of the crash involving Jules Bianchi at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 5, 10:13
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: 'Track conditions were dangerous at Japanese Grand Prix'
Williams driver Felipe Massa says that the race conditions at the Japanese Grand Prix were dangerous.
Oct 5, 10:00
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi taken to hospital following crash at Japanese Grand Prix
The FIA confirms that Marussia's Jules Bianchi is unconscious and on his way to hospital after a crash during the Japanese Grand Prix.
Oct 5, 09:24
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 6, 2014
Result: Lewis Hamilton emerges victorious in rain-affected Japanese Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins a rain-affected Japanese Grand Prix to extend his lead at the top of the Drivers' Standings.
Oct 5, 09:04
A general view of the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage ahead of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 2, 2014
Red flag at Japanese Grand Prix
The Japanese Grand Prix is stopped due to adverse weather conditions and resumed under the stewardship of the safety car.
Oct 5, 07:25
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
Nico Rosberg enjoying "great battle" with Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg admits that he is enjoying his "great battle" with teammate Lewis Hamilton.
Oct 4, 15:29