Turning up the heat
Sepang 2015
Malaysian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton poised to sign new £21 million a year deal with Mercedes

World Championship leader Lewis Hamilton says he is "99.6%" there on his new Mercedes contract, which he has negotiated himself with the team's managers Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda. This would keep him in the …

30 Mar 2015   |  10:15 pm GMT  |  0 comments
Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen scored the best F1 qualifying result for a teenager since 1961 today with 6th place on the grid for the Malaysian Grand Prix, but the way he did it and the difficult conditions …

28 Mar 2015   |  5:40 pm GMT  |  34 comments
Abiteboul, Tost

Renault Sport F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul said today that Renault is reviewing its options in F1 which could either lead to it acquiring the Toro Rosso team, or quitting the sport. Speaking in the FIA press …

27 Mar 2015   |  10:34 am GMT  |  212 comments
Fernando Alonso

It was an impressively calm performance by Fernando Alonso today in the FIA press conference at Sepang; his first time appearing before the media since his accident in testing last month. He remained calm under …

26 Mar 2015   |  1:45 pm GMT  |  259 comments
Valtteri Bottas

Valtteri Bottas has confirmed that he will be back behind the wheel of the Williams in Malaysia this weekend. The Finn injured his back during qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix and was not able to …

23 Mar 2015   |  1:20 pm GMT  |  28 comments
Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - Australian Grand Prix - Practice Day - Melbourne, Australia

Giedo Van Der Garde's settlement with Sauber provides temporary relief for the embattled Swiss outfit and closure for the Dutch racer but what conclusions can be drawn from the episode? Van der Garde posted a lengthy statement …

18 Mar 2015   |  5:13 pm GMT  |  143 comments
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Lewis Hamilton began his title defence in perfect style in Melbourne as he led team-mate Nico Rosberg home for a comfortable one-two finish for Mercedes, while Sebastian Vettel scored a podium on his Ferrari debut. Hamilton was …

15 Mar 2015   |  8:32 am GMT  |  741 comments
van der Garde

The F1 cars are better looking this year, they make more noise, we have new drivers in new teams, including the youngest ever F1 driver (17) on the youngest average age (26yrs) grid in F1 …

12 Mar 2015   |  12:49 pm GMT  |  324 comments
Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - United States Grand Prix - Preparation Day - Austin, USA

Giedo van der Garde’s claim on a Sauber race seat for 2015 is set to drag on until tomorrow with the team’s appeal against a decision to allow the Dutchman to race will now be …

11 Mar 2015   |  8:27 am GMT  |  249 comments
Motor Racing - Formula One World Championship - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Race Day - Abu Dhabi, UAE

The problems that beset the smaller teams in F1 have not gone away and the cashflow situation ahead of the first race of the season in Melbourne next week remains tight. Bernie Ecclestone this week responded …

04 Mar 2015   |  10:10 am GMT  |  72 comments
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