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Mercedes AMG Petronas British driver Lewis Hamilton flashes the sign for victory after winning the pole position for the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix following the qualification session at the Sakhir circuit in the desert south of the Bahraini capital,
Toto Wolff wary of Ferrari ahead of Bahrain Grand Prix
Ferrari's rate of development is "very impressive", according to Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.
22:36
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
Nico Rosberg admits to qualifying error after finishing third
Nico Rosberg moans that he got his qualifying tactics wrong after he finished third.
17:46
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 hails Mercedes after securing pole position in Bahrain
Lewis Hamilton say that he expects a tough race with Ferrari tomorrow after securing pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
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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 wants to see Lewis Hamilton at Ferrari
Formula One's Bernie Ecclestone says that "it would be great" to see Lewis Hamilton join Ferrari.
16:12
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
Sebastian Vettel: 'Bahrain Grand Prix victory is possible'
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel insists that victory is "always possible" ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix.
14:55
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: 'Ferrari's pace is worrying'
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has called Ferrari's pace 'very worrying' ahead of this weekend's Bahrain GP.
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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 asking for 'number one' clause in Mercedes contract
Lewis Hamilton denies reports that he has asked for 'number one' status to be written into his new Mercedes contract.
Apr 16, 18:35
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 plays down Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg dispute
Toto Wolff insists it is only normal that tensions will run high among drivers, amid the ongoing dispute between Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.
Apr 15, 12:51
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the race and the F1 World Championship at the Brazilian Grand Prix on October 21, 2007
Kimi Raikkonen predicts Ferrari will rival Mercedes for pace this season
Ferrari are closing in on Mercedes this season, says former world champion Kimi Raikkonen.
Apr 14, 05:53
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: 'Ferrari are getting closer to Mercedes'
Sebastian Vettel encourages Ferrari to keep improving in order to catch Mercedes.
Apr 13, 03:14
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 defends Lewis Hamilton from Nico Rosberg accusations
Lewis Hamilton did not deliberately hold up Nico Rosberg in the Chinese Grand Prix, according to Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff.
Apr 13, 02:59
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 hits back at Nico Rosberg's 'selfish' claims
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton emphasises that he had no intention of slowing teammate Nico Rosberg down in today's Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 12, 17:06
Jensen Button of McLaren drives during a practise session for the Indian Formula One Grand Prix on October 26, 2013
Jenson Button handed time penalty for causing Chinese Grand Prix crash
McLaren's Jenson Button drops to 14th in the Chinese Grand Prix standings after receiving a five-second penalty for crashing into Lotus's Pastor Maldonado.
Apr 12, 11:21
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
Nico Rosberg: 'Lewis Hamilton compromised my race'
Mercedes's Nico Rosberg believes that his race was "massively compromised" by teammate Lewis Hamilton at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 12, 10:11
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates with a bottle of champagne after winning the F1 Chinese Grand Prix on April 20, 2014
Lewis Hamilton hails "smooth weekend" at Chinese Grand Prix
Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton is pleased with a "smooth weekend" following victory at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 12, 09:24
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: 'Lewis Hamilton not worth $200m'
Lewis Hamilton is not worth his reported $200m salary demand, according to teammate Nico Rosberg.
Apr 11, 15:46
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: 'I could have gone faster in qualifying'
Lewis Hamilton believes that he could have improved on his pole-position lap at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 11, 15:26
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 convinced by Williams race pace'
Valtteri Bottas doubts that Williams can match the race pace of Ferrari in the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 11, 14:43
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
Fernando Alonso: 'McLaren still underperforming a lot'
Fernando Alonso claims that McLaren are "still underperforming" after failing to make it past Q1 at the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 11, 14:05
Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull gives the thumbs up after finishing second during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 15, 2014
Daniel Ricciardo: 'Red Bull are third-fastest team'
Daniel Ricciardo claims that Red Bull have become the third-fastest team on the grid, after Mercedes and Ferrari.
Apr 10, 22:18
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
James Allison: 'Ferrari title talk not realistic'
James Allison says that talk of Ferrari challenging Mercedes for the world championship is "not realistic".
Apr 10, 19:36
Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on March 14, 2014
Nico Rosberg optimistic ahead of Chinese Grand Prix
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says that he has an "amazing car" following the second practice session ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 10, 12:03
Daniel Ricciardo during a practice session for the German GP on July 18, 2014
Daniel Ricciardo hails "positive day" for Red Bull
Daniel Ricciardo says that he feels more confident driving in his Red Bull after finishing third in the second practice session ahead of this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 10, 11:33
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 feels in "good stead" following strong practice runs
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton hopes that he is in "good stead" for the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday after clocking the fastest times in both practice sessions.
Apr 10, 09:25
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
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton not "stressed" about Ferrari's win in Malaysia
Lewis Hamilton says that he is "not too stressed" about Ferrari's threat, despite getting beaten by Sebastian Vettel in the Malaysian Grand Prix.
Apr 9, 11:47
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
Ferrari doubting back-to-back triumphs
Ferrari technical director James Allison admits that it will be a big ask for the team to earn back-to-back race victories in the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend.
Apr 8, 12:49
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 moving in the right direction'
McLaren driver Jenson Button is confident that the team will show more competitiveness in the Chinese Grand Prix.
Apr 8, 11:20
Paddy Lowe, Mercedes Technical Executive Director looks on in the team garage during practice for the Malaysia Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang Circuit on March 27, 2015
Mercedes target improved performance in Chinese Grand Prix
Mercedes have brought several upgrades to this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, according to technical director Paddy Lowe.
Apr 7, 05:13
A general view of the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage ahead of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 2, 2014
Helmut Marko admits Renault could turn Toro Rosso yellow
Toro Rosso may change into a yellow livery for a Renault marketing strategy, says Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko.
Apr 7, 04:56
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
Anthony Davidson expects Mercedes to beat Ferrari in China
Mercedes will return to their dominant best in the Chinese Grand Prix, says Anthony Davidson.
Apr 7, 04:34
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen: 'There's a lot to learn from McLaren duo'
Kevin Magnussen says he is looking to learn as much as possible from Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button, as he looks to regain his place on the Formula 1 grid.
Apr 6, 01:04
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: 'Williams missing race pace'
Valtteri Bottas warns that Williams have plenty of work to do if they are to catch up with Ferrari and Mercedes.
Apr 6, 00:25
Romain Grosjean in the pit lane on September 21, 2013
Romain Grosjean: 'Chinese Grand Prix tough to predict'
Romain Grosjean remains optimistic about Lotus's prospects for the Chinese Grand Prix, but admits that the Shanghai circuit will be "difficult to predict".
Apr 5, 23:03
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
Helmut Marko: 'Audi not buying Red Bull'
Helmut Marko says that Red Bull remain committed to their partnership with Renault, despite rumours that Audi want to buy the Formula 1 team.
Apr 4, 20:13
A general view of the Scuderia Toro Rosso garage ahead of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit on October 2, 2014
Renault 'unlikely to buy Toro Rosso'
Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko claims that Renault are unlikely to buy sister team Toro Rosso.
Apr 3, 23:13
Marcus Ericsson of Sweden and team Brawn GP prepares to drive at the Circuito De Jerez on December 1, 2009
Marcus Ericsson expecting Sauber to bounce back at Chinese Grand Prix
Marcus Ericsson claims that Sauber have a competitive car to put disappointment of the Malaysian Grand Prix behind them in China.
Apr 3, 23:00
Max Verstappen of Toro Rosso during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 14, 2015
Helmut Marko blasts Formula 1 super licence changes
Helmut Marko believes that Max Verstappen's performances since moving into Formula 1 have proven the sport's bosses were wrong to change super licence rules.
Apr 2, 23:58
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel celebrates on the podium after winning the Malaysian Grand Prix on March 29, 2015
Nick Chester: 'Lotus buoyed by Ferrari win in Malaysia'
Nick Chester says that Lotus, and other Formula 1 teams, will be re-energised by Ferrari's Malaysian Grand Prix victory over Mercedes.
Apr 2, 23:21
Ron Dennis of McLaren is seen during practice for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at the Albert Park Circuit on March 25, 2011
McLaren 'face steep learning curve early in 2015'
Ron Dennis reveals that McLaren are facing up to a "steep learning curve" as they try to get the team nearer the front of the Formula 1 grid.
Apr 2, 01:40
Head of Vehicle Performance Rob Smedley of Williams during previews ahead of the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 3, 2014
Rob Smedley "concerned" by Ferrari deficit at Malaysian Grand Prix
Rob Smedley says that he is "concerned" by the size of the deficit between Williams and the winning Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel in Malaysia last weekend.
Apr 1, 23:13