Round 9: Austrian GP - Nico nixed

2016-07-19 10:52

Halfway into the Hungarian Grand Prix (July 24, 2016), the F1 season will reach its halfway point. Egmont Sippel takes a look at events and trends that have dominated each of the year’s ten races, thus far.

Austrian GP: Massa speaks on Hamilton, Rosberg rivalry

2016-07-07 12:47

F1 veteran Felipe Massa has weighed in on the crash between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the Austrian GP. Who does the Brazilian think was at fault?

Austrian GP: Hamilton survives Rosberg battering to win

2016-07-04 14:11

Lewis Hamilton emerged from a last-lap battering by his Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg, and misguided post-race boos from disgruntled fans with a dramatic victory at the 2016 Austrian GP.

6 times Rosberg and Hamilton battled, crashed on track

2016-07-04 09:08

Mercedes team mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton have a long history of incidents between them. We list some of their dramatic track tussles.

2016 Austrian GP: Hamilton wins, Rosberg crashes in final lap

2016-07-03 16:21

Lewis Hamilton crashed with his Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg in a wild final lap on Sunday as he claimed a dramatic victory in a pulsating 2016 Austrian Grand Prix.

Alonso laments McLaren's 'school kid error'

2016-07-02 17:37

Frustrated Fernando Alonso blamed McLaren-Honda for a 'primary school mistake' that prevented him progressing beyond Q2 in qualifying for the 2016 Austrian GP.

Austrian GP: Hamilton on pole, Rosberg penalised

2016-07-02 15:33

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton grabs pole position at the Red Bull Ring. Meanwhile Nico Rosberg has been handed a five-place grid penalty at the Austrian GP.

Row brewing over Ecclestone's F1 prize money shake-up

2016-07-02 12:09

A row over the future of F1's income distribution system is brewing as Bernie Ecclestone moves to change 'bonus' payments.

Austrian GP: Rosberg tops rain-hit practice, Vettel spins

2016-07-01 18:56

Nico Rosberg dominated an incident-filled opening day of rain-hit free practice for the 2016 Austrian GP, topping the times in both sessions ahead of Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton.

Austrian court overturns presidential elections, calls rerun

2016-07-01 15:37

Austria's highest court has ruled that presidential elections narrowly lost by a right-wing candidate must be repeated after his party claimed gross irregularities in the absentee vote count.


Austrian far-right 'playing with fire' over EU referendum

2016-07-08 15:07

Austria's far-right candidate in the October presidential election is "playing with fire" with talk of an EU membership referendum, his challenger told media, vowing to tackle him over the issue in the campaign.

Lewis, Nico to meet team boss ahead of Silverstone

2016-07-06 14:01

Toto Wolff is to meet with Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg ahead of the 2016 British GP in an attempt to avoid more crashes between the two.

Wolff: 'We're looking like a bunch of idiots'

2016-07-04 11:29

Mercedes may issue team orders to stop its feuding drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg smashing into one another again, said Toto Wolff.

Hamilton: 'I won the race fair and square'

2016-07-04 07:16

Lewis Hamilton said he won 'fair and square' after a last-lap collision with Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Austrian GP.

Hamilton wants action on 'dangerous' kerbs

2016-07-02 19:57

Lewis Hamilton wants to see action taken to revise the controversial new 'baguette' kerbs that have caused a series of suspension failures in practice and qualifying for the 2016 Austrian GP.

Hamilton on pole again for Austrian GP

2016-07-02 16:51

Lewis Hamilton sped through the rain and sunshine with perfect timing in his Mercedes to secure pole position for the 2016 Austrian Grand Prix.

Austrian GP: Ferrari on top, Rosberg crashes

2016-07-02 12:43

Sebastian Vettel tops the final Austrian GP practice session ahead of Ferrari team mate Kimi Raikkonen.

Ecclestone to reform F1 'prize money'

2016-07-01 19:08

Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff has confirmed that F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone has discussed reforms to the structure and distribution of the sport's prize money.

Austrian GP: Rosberg tops both practice sessions

2016-07-01 17:07

Nico Rosberg led Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in both practices ahead of the 2016 Austrian Grand Prix.

Rosberg leads Hamilton in Austrian GP practice

2016-07-01 12:32

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg tops Lewis Hamilton in a messy 1st practice session ahead of the 2016 Austrian GP.

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