Red Bull, the party animals of Formula One, launched their new car in Milton Keynes on Sunday against a background of blinding spotlights and fortissimo music.
Jenson Button is fit and fast enough to win his second Formula One world championship this year, but in case he needs a little help he is calling on Nigel Mansell and Luke Skywalker.
Lotus have confirmed that Romain Grosjean will remain with Kimi Raikkonen for the 2013 Formula One season.
Lewis Hamilton is confident that he can help build a winning car at Mercedes next year – even though he is a driver better known for his sheer speed than his technical input.
It was always going to end in tears for Lewis Hamilton in his 110th and last race for McLaren.
Jenson Button believes he will benefit from Lewis Hamilton's move to Mercedes, saying it will give him the best chance to win another Formula One world championship.
The gripping battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in the closing laps at the Bahrain International Circuit last year could not have offered a better showcase for both Formula One and the host nation on the track.
Nico Rosberg has admitted he may have made a psychological mistake in making public his frustration with his team-mate Lewis Hamilton after last week’s Chinese Grand Prix.
A major report from Amnesty International released to coincide with this weekend’s Formula One grand prix has warned that human rights abuses in Bahrain continue “unabated” despite repeated assurances from the authorities that the situation is improving.