Youngest F1 driver on the 2017 grid: Who is Lance Stroll?

2017-03-24 13:16

This cool infographic gives you an in dept look at Formula 1's new kid: Lance Stroll. The 18-year-old Canadian will line up alongside Felipe Massa in 2017.

More races, more friction in the future for F1

2017-03-24 09:16

The new owners of Formula 1 are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers.

2017 Oz GP: Hamilton posts fastest time in 1st practice

2017-03-24 05:36

A new era for F1 cars got under way without much change in the status quo, with Lewis Hamilton posting the fastest time in his Mercedes in the first practice session of the opening Grand Prix weekend of the season.

Ricciardo applauds relaxing of 'Verstappen rule'

2017-03-23 18:01

Daniel Ricciardo has applauded the decision to relax the 'Verstappen rule', saying the drivers can "sort it out on track."

Hamilton wants more women, fewer 'dudes'

2017-03-23 10:36

Lewis Hamilton wants to see more women and fewer "dudes" in the paddock at Formula One grands prix.

Bottas: 'Difficult year' ahead against Hamilton

2017-03-22 21:40

Valtteri Bottas has said he is going to be in for a "difficult year" trying to beat Lewis Hamilton, but believes he is capable of doing it.

Sebastian Vettel names 2017 Ferrari F1 car 'Gina'

2017-03-22 08:03

Ferrari Sebastian Vettel has continued his tradition of naming his F1 car for the forthcoming season.

Brawn reveals frustration with car 'oddities'

2017-03-21 08:45

Formula 1's managing director of motorsport Ross Brawn has bemoaned the return of 'shark fins' and other "oddities" that he hopes will be eventually outlawed.

2017 F1 championship: All the teams and drivers

2017-03-20 10:04

Get all the latest statistics and profiles of teams and drivers ahead of the season-opening Australian F1 Grand Prix.

All eyes on Max Verstappen as new F1 season gets underway

2017-03-20 07:51

Max Verstappen no longer has the element of surprise, and all eyes will be on the Dutch sensation when the F1 season gets underway in Australia next weekend


WATCH: Lewis Hamilton takes you behind the scenes at Mercedes

2017-03-24 11:27

Lewis Hamilton, the fastest man on track in both free practice sessions for the Australian Grand Prix, gave fans a behind scenes look inside the Mercedes paddock.

2017 Australian GP 2nd practice: Lewis Hamilton leads the pack

2017-03-24 08:51

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton set the pace during a crash-filled second practice ahead of the 2017 Australian Grand Prix.

Hamilton and Vettel disagree about favourite tag

2017-03-23 21:47

The mind games between Mercedes and Ferrari continued in the build-up to the Australian Grand Prix.

'Nice guy' Bottas in hot seat alongside Hamilton

2017-03-23 10:41

The unassuming Valtteri Bottas faces his toughest test so far as he starts life at Mercedes alongside Lewis Hamilton, who has a history of stormy relations with his team mates.

Hamilton looks for fast start to new F1 season

2017-03-23 10:10

Lewis Hamilton will look to put his stamp on the new Formula 1 season at the Australian GP, as he seeks to regain the world title following the shock retirement of reigning champion Nico Rosberg.

Schumacher's 'favourite' uncle dies

2017-03-22 08:14

'It's terrible. The suffering of the family simply does not end,' says a family friend of Michael Schumacher's family as the F1 legend's uncle passes away.

Fangio, Senna, Schumacher... Here's a list of F1 world champions

2017-03-21 09:58

Juan Manuel Fangio, Ayrton Senna... we reflect on Formula 1 world champions ahead of the start of the 2017 season in Melbourne.

Wolff: The best drivers are all not easy

2017-03-20 21:32

Toto Wolff would rather have the best drivers on the grid and with them a fractious relationship than settle for second best and an easy atmosphere.

Ecclestone tasked with saving Brazil GP

2017-03-20 07:56

Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone's renowned negotiating skills and access to state leaders have been called upon by his successor Chase Carey in order to save the Brazil Grand Prix.

F1 fans in for a humdinger of a season

2017-03-20 07:48

With numerous factors playing a part in the 2017 F1 season, drivers and fans can brace themselves for proper unpredictability.

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