ARTICLES RELATING TO FORMULA 1

Hamilton: Each Merc man for himself?

2014-07-30 08:31

'It's not questioning authority,' said Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton who continues to be at the centre of a team order row despite team chairman Niki Lauda stating that Hamilton was in the 'right'.

Merc row: Lewis defiant, Rosberg grumbles

2014-07-29 10:21

'Lewis didn't let me by although he was ordered to,' said Mercedes' Nico Rosberg after the team's controversial order made at the2014 Hungarian GP.

Merc the victim of 'Hamilton's ego'?

2014-07-29 09:42

A major German publication says Mercedes is the victim of 'Lewis Hamilton's ego' after the controversial 'team order' during the 2014 Hungarian GP. Do you agree?

'Merc destroyer' Daniel in mood to party

2014-07-28 08:19

'This year you're the only Mercedes destroyer,' a reporter told 2014 Hungary GP race-winner Daniel Ricciardo. Close thing though after Hamilton's truly 'Amazing Race'.

Title battle sizzles in Hungary thriller

2014-07-27 17:49

A thriller at the Hungaroring has thrown fuel on the simmering relations of Mercedes' championship rivals and team mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton.

Race report: Ricciardo wins Hungary GP

2014-07-27 16:04

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo triumphed during a crash-filled 2014 Hungarian GP to score his second win of the season.

Hamilton to drive 'new' Merc in Hungary

2014-07-27 12:51

Lewis Hamilton, whose car went up in smoke during qualifying for the Hungarian GP, will be at the wheel of a shiny new Mercedes for Sunday's race.

F1 fact box: Lewis' season setbacks

2014-07-26 19:05

Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes caught fire during qualifying for the 2014 Hungarian GP. From the Monaco controversy to brake failure in Germany, check out Hamilton's set-backs so far in 2014.

Hungary GP: Nico on pole, Lewis on fire

2014-07-26 15:29

Nico Rosberg grabbed pole position for the 2014 Hungarian Formula 1 GP while team mate Lewis Hamilton's hopes of a fifth victory at the Hungororing went up in flames.

F1 teams rule out Russian race boycott

2014-07-26 07:21

No protest or boycott of the Russian F1 GP over the deaths of 298 people in a Malaysian passenger plane is likely - unless the sports rulers say so.

Hungary practice: Hamilton tops both

2014-07-25 20:37

Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in the first and second practice sessions ahead of the 2014 Hungarian GP.

Bernie: Azerbaijan, New Jersey in 2016?

2014-07-25 11:19

Mexico has been added to the F1 calender for 2015 but now the sport's boss Bernie Ecclestone says Azerbaijan and New Jersey are next in line for a GP. Really?

Vettel at Merc? Lewis all cool about it

2014-07-25 08:48

The F1 'silly season' has kicked the rumour mill into gear with news that Mercedes is considering a Sebastian Vettel / Nico Rosberg pairing. Lewis Hamilton... well, he's cool...

Hungry Hamilton looking for high five

2014-07-24 07:54

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is hoping his luck will have changed by the time he puts tyres to tar and goes for another win from the Hungarian GP this weekend.

Bernie: 'F1 respects Russian contract'

2014-07-23 12:45

"The Russian Formula 1 GP will happen." So says Bernie Ecclestone, the man who recently expressed 'great admiration' for Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Alonso has high praise for Ricciardo

2014-07-22 14:16

F1 drivers Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel could do nothing but complain about each other at Silverstone. In Germany, Alonso had only high praise for Red Bull's rising star Daniel Ricciardo.

Massa: 'No fear' of rising star Bottas

2014-07-22 08:18

Felipe Massa was on the wrong kind of roll on Sunday in Germany; team mate Valtteri Bottas is on another kind of roll. It doesn't involve crashing, it involves leading Massa by 61 points...

F1: 'Where did all the German fans go?'

2014-07-21 15:23

The glamour sport was asking itself why tens of thousands of fans stayed away from a home GP that should have been box office gold in the land of Mercedes.

Paper dreams: From hobby models to F1 cars

2014-07-21 10:00

Paul Bischof has been building paper models of planes and cars since he was eight-years old. Watch how his passion for scale models eventually led to his role as Red Bull design engineer!

Marshal safety: Lewis remembers SA deaths

2014-07-21 09:30

Adrian Sutil's abandoned Sauber at the German GP left marshals risking their lives to move the vehicle, with no safety vehicle on track. It reminded Lewis Hamilton of two terrible deaths at the 1977 South African GP.

First German GP for Mercedes

2014-07-20 17:53

Germany's Nico Rosberg has stretched his overall lead in the 2014 Formula 1 championship to 14 points with his win from the 2014 German GP on Sunday.

German GP: Lewis to start from pits lane?

2014-07-20 11:33

Talk about having a bad weekend... Formula 1 title contender Lewis Hamilton will drop to 20th on Sunday's German GP grid, and may start from the pitlane.

Russia GP: 'Sochi still on'

2014-07-19 12:50

The Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster has piled more pressure on Russia ahead of the Formula 1 inaugural race at Sochi.

Sexy Susie nails German first practice

2014-07-18 14:24

Nico Rosberg led team mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes 1-2 in first practice for the 2014 German GP on Friday. But more exciting, Susie Wolff made a great comeback...

Uncertainty ends as teams remove Fric

2014-07-18 10:02

'No car is fitted with a (Fric) system of any sort,' reports the FIA's technical delegate Jo Bauer ahead of the 2014 German GP on Sunday.

 

Paper dreams: From hobby models to F1 cars

2014-07-30 07:00

Paul Bischof has been building paper models of planes and cars since he was eight-years old. Watch how his passion for scale models eventually led to his role as Red Bull design engineer!

No doubting Ricciardo now - Alan Jones

2014-07-29 10:18

Daniel Ricciardo's success at the 2014 Hungarian GP has raised Australias hopes of a first F1 title-holder since Alan Jones's 1980 triumph. The former Williams driver says the expectation was justified.

R1.2bn payday for Hamilton?

2014-07-28 10:08

Lewis Hamilton could be set for a huge pay rise as a major German newspaper reports the Mercedes ace could earn the equivalent of about R1.2-billion in a new three-year deal.

Merc ready to focus on star wars

2014-07-28 08:19

The gloves has come off between Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg after surprising internal team messages were sent during the 2014 Hungarian GP on Sunday.

Ricciardo wins chaotic Hungarian GP

2014-07-27 17:25

Daniel Ricciardo charged to a thrilling 2014 Hungarian GP victory, as a drenched track caused chaos among Formula 1 championship leaders.

Briatore to inject more 'show' into F1?

2014-07-27 13:56

Former F1 team boss Flavio Briatore could inject life into the 'show', according to F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone. Will Briatore add much-needed spice to F1?

Kimi blames Ferrari for quali blunder

2014-07-26 20:38

Kimi Raikkonen told Ferrari to get its act together after a qualifying gaffe by his team left the him languishing down the start grid for the 2014 Hungarian GP.

Rosberg: 'I'd prefer to battle Lewis'

2014-07-26 16:25

Nico Rosberg had mixed feelings when he claimed his sixth pole of the season for Sunday's Hungarian GP after Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton's car burst into flames on his opening lap.

Hamilton completes Hungary practice sweep

2014-07-26 12:56

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the final practice sessions ahead of the 2014 Hungarian GP, a race he has won four times.

Azerbaijan to make F1 debut in 2016

2014-07-25 20:52

'We are very happy that Baku has joined the Formula 1 family,' said Bernie Ecclestone as F1 teams welcomed the announcement of a grand prix in Azerbaijan in 2016.

Lewis fastest in hot Hungarian practice

2014-07-25 14:12

Lewis Hamilton set the pace for this weekend's Hungarian Formula 1 GP with the fastest lap during the first free practice session.

Stewards' standards disappoint Massa

2014-07-25 08:48

Williams F1 driver Felipe Massa is still pointing a finger about being flipped in an incident with McLaren's Kevin Magnussen during the 2014 German GP. Now he's looking at the stewards...

2009? Massa more vexed by recent crashes

2014-07-25 08:48

Felipe Massa is hoping to stay clear of the ruckus at this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix after being involved in three crashes in the last four races.

Ferrari F1 dream 'a cliche', says Riccciardo

2014-07-23 12:52

Red Bull's Formula driver Daniel Ricciardo says despite his Italian heritage, he does not dream of driving for Ferrari.

Arriba! Will '15 see Tex and Mex in F1?

2014-07-23 09:49

It's been 22 years since Mexico has hosted a Formula 1 GP, but the original company who used to host the previous races there is trying its best to get the sport back.

'Chill, kids!', Massa tells F1 newbies

2014-07-22 08:53

Brazilian Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has missed another opportunity to race and benefit from qualifying third for the 2014 German GP when he was involved in a big crash during the first lap.

Alonso: 'You can do it, Kimi!'

2014-07-22 07:45

Fernando Alonso has hinted that he can't carry the team alone and that the Maranello team needs his fellow driver Kimi Raikkonen to try harder.

Merc 'already negotiating' with Hamilton

2014-07-21 11:06

With Nico Rosberg signed-up for the future, Mercedes' attention is now turning to the occupant of its other silver seat.

F1 parade: 60 years of classic cars

2014-07-21 10:00

Spectators at the 2014 British GP were treated to a veritable smorgasbord of classic F1 cars, and to top it off former Red Bull driver Mark Webber was present in his 2013 car. Watch the parade!

Red Bull, Ferrari considered protest

2014-07-21 07:58

Mercedes has avoided conflict drama in Formula 1 as rivals Ferrari and Red Bull decided against protesting the team's brake change ahead of the 2014 German GP.

Nico won race, but Lewis did the drive

2014-07-20 15:45

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg has won his home GP in Hockenheim, Germany on Sunday - but team mate Lewis Hamilton was the driver everybody was watching..

Lotus: 'Pastor safe, Grosjean in doubt'

2014-07-20 11:16

Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado will stay with Lotus in 2015, despite the Formula 1 team suffering a terrible first half of the season, team principal Gerard Lopez said on Saturday.

German GP: Lewis leads second practice

2014-07-18 17:45

Looks like Fric was not Mercedes advantage after all since the team's driver duo had another 1-2 during the second free practice session of the 2014 German GP.

Mercedes cool with suspension ruling

2014-07-18 14:15

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton believes - things being equal - that his team is unlikely to suffer any significant setback because of the new suspension rules ahead of the 2014 German GP.

Hyundai to blame for Nico's helmet rap?

2014-07-18 08:10

Mercedes' F1 driver Nico Rosberg has bowed to Fifa's ban on his World Cup tribute helmet but apparently Hyundai was to blame for the complaint...

 
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