Formula 1 News

Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Sebastian Vettel: 'Finishing qualifying in second was optimum'
Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel admits that finishing in second place was the "optimum" he could have wished for in qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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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: Fire was "pretty bad"
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton says that the fire that forced him to retire his car during qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix was "pretty bad".
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Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after victory in the German Grand Prix at Hockenheimring on July 20, 2014
Nico Rosberg tops Hungarian qualifying
Nico Rosberg tops qualification at the Hungarian GP, while Lewis Hamilton is forced to withdraw.
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Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes sits in his car during a practise session of the F1 Spanish Grand Prix on May 9, 2014
Lewis Hamilton out of Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying
Lewis Hamilton is forced to retire from qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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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 completes Hungarian Grand Prix practice hat-trick
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton finishes fastest in the third practice session at the Hungarian Grand Prix this morning.
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Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after victory in the German Grand Prix at Hockenheimring on July 20, 2014
Nico Rosberg: 'Consistency is key for title'
Nico Rosberg believes consistency is key if he is to win the drivers championship this season.
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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 hopeful of Mercedes contract renewal
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is hoping that a new contract will be signed this year despite still having 18 months left on his current deal.
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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
Azerbaijan to host first European Grand Prix in 2016
Azerbaijan will host its first Formula 1 race in 2016 after the city of Baku was chosen to succeed Valencia as the home of the European Grand Prix for next season.
Jul 25, 19:18
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone at Monza, Italy on September 8, 2013
Formula 1 to return to Mexico in 2015
Mexico will return to the Formula 1 calendar in 2015 after it is confirmed that the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez will host a race next year.
Jul 23, 20:28
Williams driver Felipe Massa of Brazil hits the wall at turn 1 during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal on June 8, 2014
Kevin Magnussen '100% blameless' for Felipe Massa crash
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier insists that Kevin Magnussen was "100% blameless" for the crash that flipped Williams driver Felipe Massa at the German Grand Prix.
Jul 23, 00:37
Lewis Hamilton during a practice session for the German GP on July 18, 2014
Lewis Hamilton: Winning title will be "big challenge"
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton believes that it will be a "big challenge" for him to beat teammate Nico Rosberg to the drivers' title this season.
Jul 20, 21:31
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 16, 2014
Nico Rosberg hails "great day" for Mercedes
Germany's Nico Rosberg says that it has been a "great day" as he claimed victory at his home Grand Prix for the first time in his Formula 1 career.
Jul 20, 19:57
William's Venezuelan driver Pastor Maldonado sits in the pits during the first practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Pastor Maldonado to stay with Lotus for another season
Pastor Maldonado will stay with Lotus for the 2015 season, despite not registering a single point in the current campaign.
Jul 20, 12:01
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 incurs five-place penalty at German Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton incurs a five-place penalty at the German Grand Prix after his Mercedes team change his gearbox following a hefty crash in qualifying.
Jul 20, 10:24
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 14, 2014
Nico Rosberg: "I'll focus on my own race"
Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg insists that he will 'focus on his own race' following teammate Lewis Hamilton's 15th-place finish in qualifying for the German Grand Prix.
Jul 19, 15:30
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 vows to race at German Grand Prix despite pain
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton insists that he will be taking part in the German Grand Prix despite being left in pain following a crash in qualifying.
Jul 19, 14:31
Lewis Hamilton during a practice session for the German GP on July 18, 2014
Mercedes: Lewis Hamilton "sore from the crash"
Mercedes confirm that Lewis Hamilton is "sore" but otherwise uninjured following his high-speed crash during qualifying for the German Grand Prix at Hockeheimring.
Jul 19, 14:08
Mercedes-AMG's British driver Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium after the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Circuit de Catalunya, in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona on May 11, 2014
Lewis Hamilton reassured after Silverstone win
Lewis Hamilton is hoping to take the positives from the Silverstone win last time out into the German Grand Prix.
Jul 19, 07:22
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 14, 2014
Nico Rosberg enjoying the "challenge" of teammate Lewis Hamilton
Nico Rosberg insists that he is enjoying the challenge Lewis H poses ahead of the German Grand Prix.
Jul 19, 06:51
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
Lewis Hamilton: 'I won't play mind games with Nico Rosberg'
Lewis Hamilton insists that he has no intention of playing mind games with McLaren teammate Nico Rosberg.
Jul 18, 05:29
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 16, 2014
Nico Rosberg targets win in Germany
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg hopes to round off a fantastic week with victory at the German Grand Prix.
Jul 17, 15:46
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 16, 2014
Nico Rosberg signs new long-term deal with Mercedes
Nico Rosberg, who currently leads the Formula 1 drivers' championship, signs a new long-term contract with Mercedes.
Jul 16, 09:09
Red Bull Racing's German driver Sebastian Vettel walks off the circuit after winning the qualifying session for the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 16, 2013
Daniel Ricciardo: 'Sebastian Vettel wants to impress at German Grand Prix'
Sebastian Vettel will show improvement at the German Grand Prix, according to teammate Daniel Ricciardo.
Jul 11, 12:45
Red Bull Racing's German driver Sebastian Vettel walks off the circuit after winning the qualifying session for the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 16, 2013
Sebastian Vettel: 'We must close gap quicker'
Sebastian Vettel believes that Red Bull are no closer this season to competing with Mercedes.
Jul 10, 16:50
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
Eric Boullier happy with performances of Jenson Button
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier insists that there is no problem between the team and Jenson Button following recent comments made by Ron Dennis.
Jul 10, 05:41
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi waits for Ferrari chance after impressing at Silverstone
Jules Bianchi admits that he must wait for his chance with Ferrari, despite impressing at Silverstone on day two.
Jul 9, 21:10
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Pirelli unveils potential 18-inch tyres for Formula 1
Italian manufacturer Pirelli unveils new 18-inch tyres as a glimpse into Formula 1's potential future.
Jul 9, 19:43
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 14, 2014
Nico Rosberg: "I would have won the race"
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg believes that he would have won the British Grand Prix if his gearbox had not failed.
Jul 6, 21:36
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: 'Williams going in right direction'
Valtteri Bottas hails the work of his Williams team after securing a second-placed finish at Sunday's British Grand Prix.
Jul 6, 16:25
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practise for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Lewis Hamilton admits to "mixed emotions"
Lewis Hamilton admits to "mixed emotions" after winning the British Grand Prix.
Jul 6, 16:02
Toto Wolff the Mercedes GP Executive Director looks on from the pitwall during day four of Formula One Winter Testing at the Circuito de Jerez on January 31, 2014
Toto Wolff: 'Championship blown wide open'
Mercedes co-team boss Toto Wolff claims that Lewis Hamilton's win at the British Grand Prix has 'blown the Championship wide open'.
Jul 6, 15:47
Niki Lauda watches the action during final practice ahead of the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 7, 2014
Niki Lauda: "Formula 1 is over-regulated"
Niki Lauda launches a verbal attack on Formula 1 chiefs as the British Grand Prix is halted for an hour on safety grounds.
Jul 6, 14:23
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi talks to the press on October 3, 2013
Jules Bianchi: "Fantastic day" for Marussia
Jules Bianchi hails a "fantastic day" for Marussia after qualifying 12th for the British Grand Prix.
Jul 5, 22:59
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso during the final practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza on September 7, 2013
Fernando Alonso: 'Ferrari tyre change too late'
Fernando Alonso says that Ferrari were slow to react to changing weather conditions during qualifying for the British Grand Prix.
Jul 5, 22:56
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 apologises to Silverstone supporters
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton apologises to his supporters after a costly error during qualifying at the British Grand Prix saw him finish in sixth place.
Jul 5, 20:58
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 pleased with British Grand Prix qualifying
McLaren's Jenson Button admits that he is pleased to have qualified third for the British Grand Prix in front of his home fans.
Jul 5, 15:01
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 22, 2013
Nico Rosberg praises "great team effort"
Nico Rosberg hails a "great team effort" from Mercedes after claiming pole position at the British Grand Prix.
Jul 5, 14:31
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes sits in his car during a practise session of the F1 Spanish Grand Prix on May 9, 2014
Lewis Hamilton hopes to make up for "lost" practice
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton hopes that he will have chance to recover lost track time in the final practice session for the British Grand Prix.
Jul 4, 20:32
Queens Park Rangers' Malaysian chairman Tony Fernandes taken on December 15, 2012
Caterham announce new owners
Caterham confirm that owner Tony Fernandes has sold the Formula 1 team to a consortium of Swiss and Middle Eastern investors.
Jul 2, 15:34
Red Bull Racing's German driver Sebastian Vettel walks off the circuit after winning the qualifying session for the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on November 16, 2013
Christian Horner: 'Sebastian Vettel is still confident'
Christian Horner insists that Sebastian Vettel will not give up this season, despite the troubles with his Red Bull.
Jul 2, 05:21
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2 AustraliaAustralia14111641
3 Scotland flagScotland105520
7 Wales flagWales26614
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