Formula 1 News

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Sebastian Vettel hails Michael Schumacher after Ferrari win
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel says that it's a dream to emulate his hero Michael Schumacher after picking up his first race win for Ferrari.
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Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen: 'We couldn't have done a better job'
Max Verstappen "happy" with first ever Formula 1 points after seventh place finish in Malaysian Grand Prix.
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Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
Mercedes 'worried' after Sebastian Vettel wins in Malaysia
Sebastian Vettel's victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix shows that Mercedes won't dominate in 2015, according to Toto Wolff.
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Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates with a bottle of champagne after winning the F1 Chinese Grand Prix on April 20, 2014
Beaten Lewis Hamilton applauds Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel in Malaysia
Lewis Hamilton credits Sebastian Vettel and the Ferrari team after they outpaced and outthought Mercedes at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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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 handed three-point penalty
Pastor Maldonado receives a three-point penalty following his safety car incident during the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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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: 'Bring on Ferrari challenge'
Nico Rosberg says that Mercedes will bounce back after Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel took a shock victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel "speechless" after Malaysia Grand Prix win
Sebastian Vettel says that his Ferrari beat the Mercedes duo of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg "fair and square" at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
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Fernando Alonso is transferred to hospital after crashing during testing on February 22, 2015
Report: Lewis Hamilton wants FIA to publish Fernando Alonso crash report
Lewis Hamilton has grown "increasingly agitated" by the lack of information made public surrounding Fernando Alonso's pre-season crash, a report claims.
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Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Sebastian Vettel: 'Sepang track suits Ferrari'
Sebastian Vettel expects a strong race for Ferrari at the Malaysian Grand Prix after qualifying second in Sepang.
Mar 28, 17:59
Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at the Bahrain International Circuit on February 20, 2014
Romain Grosjean handed grid penalty
Lotus's Romain Grosjean is demoted two places to 10th on the grid for the Malaysian Grand Prix for an infraction in the pitlane during qualifying.
Mar 28, 15:50
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 have work to do on wet weather performance'
Valtteri Bottas warns Williams that they must improve their wet weather performance after the Finn qualifies ninth for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 28, 15:21
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen: 'Brakes cost me better Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying result'
Max Verstappen claims that a brake problem cost him a higher grid slot than sixth for Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 28, 14:55
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso during the final practice session for the Italian Grand Prix at Monza on September 7, 2013
Ferrari boost Formula 1 budget by €100m for 2015?
Ferrari reportedly increase their Formula 1 budget for 2015 as they try to catch Mercedes in the world championship.
Mar 28, 14:39
Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull prepares to race during the F1 Chinese Grand Prix on April 20, 2014
Daniel Ricciardo: 'Red Bull have made progress since Australia'
Daniel Ricciardo insists that Red Bull are improving after the Aussie driver qualified fourth for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 28, 14:20
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
Fernando Alonso happy with McLaren progress
Fernando Alonso claims that McLaren are improving, despite qualifying near the back of the grid for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 28, 14:03
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: 'Wet conditions were difficult'
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton admits that the changing weather conditions proved a challenge for everyone in qualifying for the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 28, 11:17
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: 'We are making right steps'
McLaren driver Jenson Button insists that the team are making progress, despite bowing out in Q1 for the second successive race.
Mar 28, 09:55
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren drives during final practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 8, 2014
Jenson Button optimistic about Sepang prospects
Jenson Button believes that McLaren will be able to perform better than they did in Australia.
Mar 28, 01:58
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Max Verstappen not worried by Malaysian Grand Prix heat
Max Verstappen says that he will try to adapt to the heat of Sepang this weekend.
Mar 28, 00:45
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Bernie Ecclestone hails "outstanding" Lewis Hamilton
Bernie Ecclestone describes Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton as "absolutely outstanding".
Mar 28, 00:34
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner watches on during qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix on November 24, 2012
Red Bull 'could be forced out of Formula 1 if Renault quits'
Christian Horner reveals that Red Bull could leave Formula 1 if Renault pull out of the sport.
Mar 27, 22:59
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 not fully recovered from back injury
Valtteri Bottas says that he is still driving in pain due to the back injury which ruled him out of the Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 27, 19:51
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Lewis Hamilton: Ferrari pace "surprising"
Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton admits that he found Ferrari's pace in practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix "surprising".
Mar 27, 19:49
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing leads the field on lap one of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 6, 2013
Formula 1 agrees to hand drivers a fifth engine in 2015
Formula 1 drivers are allocated a fifth engine this season, after the teams agreed a deal today.
Mar 27, 19:33
Fernando Alonso smiles as he prepares for the final qualifying session of the Belgium Grand Prix on August 24, 2013
Fernando Alonso delighted with return
Fernando Alonso says that he enjoyed his return to the cockpit in the second practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix, after missing the season-opening race in Australia.
Mar 27, 15:44
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: 'Improvements are needed'
Lewis Hamilton praises the "amazing job" achieved by his Mercedes team to rebuild his car in time for him to compete in the second practice session of the day.
Mar 27, 08:41
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
Lewis Hamilton: 'Fernando Alonso in for tough year'
Lewis Hamilton believes that Fernando Alonso has a "hard year" ahead of him this season as the Spaniard prepares for his first race since linking back up with McLaren.
Mar 26, 13:56
Fernando Alonso is transferred to hospital after crashing during testing on February 22, 2015
Fernando Alonso: 'Steering problem to blame for testing crash'
McLaren's Fernando Alonso reveals for the first time what caused his high-speed crash during pre-season testing last month.
Mar 26, 08:52
Fernando Alonso is transferred to hospital after crashing during testing on February 22, 2015
Fernando Alonso declared fit for Malaysian Grand Prix
The FIA deems Fernando Alonso fit to race in the Malaysian Grand Prix this weekend.
Mar 26, 05:54
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Martin Brundle tips Lewis Hamilton to dominate 2015 season
Formula 1 could be set for a season of dominance from Lewis Hamilton, warns Martin Brundle.
Mar 26, 03:50
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
Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul: 'Adrian Newey lying about engine problems'
Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul says that Red Bull's Adrian Newey is 'lying' about the car's engine problems.
Mar 25, 20:44
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
McLaren "pleased" to have Fernando Alonso back
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier is "pleased" to have Fernando Alonso back available for this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 25, 13:06
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: 'McLaren can challenge Mercedes in the future'
Jenson Button insists that there is "hope" for McLaren going forward despite a disappointing opening weekend to the new Formula 1 season.
Mar 25, 12:29
Fernando Alonso is transferred to hospital after crashing during testing on February 22, 2015
Fernando Alonso prepared for "tough" Formula 1 return
McLaren's Fernando Alonso admits that he is expecting a "tough" weekend when he returns to his race seat at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 24, 19:58
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
F1 champion Lewis Hamilton hopes new Mercedes contract sealed by weekend
Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton is hopeful that his new contract with Mercedes will be signed by this weekend.
Mar 24, 07:20
Ferrari's Raffaele Marciello of Italy pictured on October 11, 2014
Ferrari youngster Raffaele Marciello to drive for Sauber in Malaysia
Sauber announce that reserve driver Raffaele Marciello will replace Felipe Nasr during first practice in Malaysia.
Mar 24, 05:04
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 expects to pass FIA medical and race in Malaysia
Williams are set to welcome back Valtteri Bottas in Malaysia after he missed the Australian Grand Prix with a back injury.
Mar 24, 02:07
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
McLaren confirm Fernando Alonso return
McLaren announce that, pending the result of a final medical check, Fernando Alonso will race at the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 23, 14:32
Fernando Alonso is transferred to hospital after crashing during testing on February 22, 2015
Fernando Alonso to fly to Malaysia and race for McLaren
Fernando Alonso is set to return from injury at this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 23, 02:55
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Olivier Panis: 'Formula 1 must not restrict Mercedes'
Olivier Panis says Formula 1 must not try to artificially rein in Mercedes through rules on engine development.
Mar 23, 02:00