Bernie Ecclestone has prevented Formula One drivers from criticising the tyre suppliers Pirelli. F1’s chief executive held a meeting on Friday with leading drivers Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso, Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel and told them that in future they should make their points behind closed doors.
The modern layout of the Nürburgring may not have quite the romance of it’s elder relative – the Green Hell that is the Nordschleife – alongside which it sits, but it will likely be remembered with great fondness by Mark Webber, who previously took his debut Formula One victory at the Ring and has now done the double with his first FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) victory at the same circuit.
Another race weekend and another terrible time for McLaren.
Lewis Hamilton has said he is taking nothing for granted in his bid to win a third Formula One world championship this year, after a commanding win at the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton has denied he was responsible for posting a video of himself firing an automatic weapon on Instagram, that attracted considerable criticism.
Never one to bow to peer pressure, Lewis Hamilton was unequivocal in his opinion about Spa.
The former Red Bull driver Mark Webber has warned that the new Formula One start procedure, introduced for the first time at this weekend’s meeting at Spa, could mix up the opening laps of a race and may present safety issues.
In one of his many polemics against life’s irritants, Half Man Half Biscuit’s Nigel Blackwell rails against “opinionated weather forecasters telling me it’s going to be a miserable day”.
This year Formula One has had not one silly season but two.
Lewis Hamilton has stressed that, despite the win in Hungary on Sunday that gave him the lead in the Formula One world championship for the first time this season, he cannot afford to let up in the pressure he has exerted over his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
Should Lewis Hamilton win his fourth Formula One world championship this season, it is unlikely he will have a fonder moment to remember than his win on Sunday at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
The former world champion Damon Hill believes Mercedes would be making a major mistake if they imposed team orders on their drivers as a result of last weekend’s clash at the Austrian Grand Prix.
Formula One is bracing for another turnaround as important voices in the sport call for a lifting of the radio ban that so compromised Lewis Hamilton’s race in the European Grand Prix in Baku on Sunday.
Kimi Raikkonen tried his hand at lawnmower racing as part of the British Grand Prix weekend build up.
Formula One could be sold to the owner of the NFL team Miami Dolphins and investors in Qatar in a deal worth £5bn.
One of the best things to do in the moneyed microstate of Monaco is to visit the medieval village of Monaco‑Ville, which overlooks Monte Carlo, the port and the shimmering cobalt blue of the Mediterranean.
The F1 circus has recently worked its way into a bit of a tizzy.
Ahead of F1's return to action at Spa we're taking a look at how the drivers are faring against their team-mates. Next up, struggling Swiss squad Sauber.
Bernie Ecclestone’s control of Formula One, which has endured for 40 years, appears to be at an end, with speculation mounting that the sport is close to a takeover by Liberty Media.
Lewis Hamilton saw his world championship lead over Nico Rosberg cut to two points when he gifted victory to his Mercedes team-mate at the Italian Grand Prix.
Jenson Button’s father, John, who died in January 2014, was the biggest influence on the driver’s career – and he was the person the British driver was thinking of most when he decided to take a break from Formula One next year.