Bottas Raikkonen

Williams expecting to fight with Ferrari this year

A close group of teams is forming up behind dominant Mercedes in the pecking order ahead of the 2015 Formula 1 world championship season opener in Melbourne. Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne this...
Mika Hakkinen

Only doctor’s advice prevented Hakkinen comeback

Not one but two potential comebacks for double Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen never transpired due to health reasons. It was already known that, three years after his 2001 retirement, the Finn...
Pirelli F1 tyres

Hamilton not impressed with 2015 Pirelli F1 tyres

Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has admitted his ongoing concerns about what he calls Pirelli's unspectacular Formula 1 tyres. In 2013, drivers were bemoaning the quality and high degradation of...
Marussia collapse

Manor in race against time to get to Melobourne

Manor Marussia must still clear some high hurdles as it bids to return to the Formula 1 grid this year. While the former Marussia team's quest for Melbourne was officially launched at an event in London...
Ericsson Nasr

Ericsson says bitter feud with Nasr now over

Marcus Ericsson says he healed old wounds with Felipe Nasr once it become clear they would be Formula 1 teammates this year. The pair will line up as Sauber's new drivers in 2015, but Swede Ericsson,...
Justin King Marussia Manor

Manor new boss denies eyeing Ecclestone’s job

Former Sainsbury's chief Justin King has played down suggestions his new role at Manor is a stepping stone to Formula 1's top job as last year King was proposed as a potential successor to Bernie...
Bottas Massa Williams

Bottas and Massa rising to the top with Williams

Valtteri Bottas could be on the brink of a breakthrough into the realm of Formula 1 super stardom with Williams this season, but do not write off his veteran teammate Felipe Massa. So says the British...
Max Verstappen

Verstappen: I am 100 percent sure I am ready

Max Verstappen is a boy racer with a difference, he is now Formula 1's hottest new sensation but does not own a car, appears to be in no hurry to get one and would not be allowed to drive it unsupervised...
Carlos+Sainz

Sainz: Under the radar and starting from zero

Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz will be as disappointed as any Formula One fan that Fernando Alonso will be absent from next week's Australian season-opener. The 20-year-old Spaniard, whose double world...
Alonso training

No show in Melbourne so Alonso trains for Malaysia

Recovering McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has returned to physical training in preparation for the start of his 2015 Formula 1 world championship campaign in Malaysia. The Spaniard is sitting out the...
Marussia team

Fitzpatrick: Marussia too good a story to end

Stephen Fitzpatrick (below) emerged as the new owner of the stricken Marussia Formula 1 team on with the assurance that he was going in with eyes wide open and no illusions about the task ahead. The...
Hamilton Mercedes

Hamilton: We want to try and dominate even more

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton is hoping his Mercedes team will be even more dominant this season even if he also wants rivals to give him more of a challenge. "I think 2014 was definitely one...