Alonso tops F1 earners list

2013-05-16 12:15

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is the third-highest international earner in sports, according to Sports Illustrated.

Alonso turns up the heat

2013-05-12 17:00

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso turned up the heat in the championship by winning his home Spanish GP for the second time.

Pirelli: Track debris to blame

2013-05-11 15:55

Pirelli is reviewing the construction of its Formula 1 tyres after a series of debris-related failures and assured drivers they need not worry about track safety.

Seb: 'We all in the same boat'

2013-05-10 10:15

Defending triple Formula 1 champion Sebastian Vettel believes F1 spectators will be treated to much of the same from the usual suspects at the Spanish GP

Lewis: 'I can handle anyone'

2013-05-07 08:43

Lewis Hamilton thinks he is now mature enough to handle any team mate, even Sebastian Vettel or Fernando Alonso.

Bad boy Vettel wins back fans

2013-04-15 07:59

After spending the weekend as Formula 1's new bad guy, Sebastian Vettel won back many of his fans with a barnstorming finish to the Chinese Grand Prix, coming within a whisker of a remarkable place on the podium.

Hamilton silences his critics

2013-04-13 15:10

Lewis Hamilton's first pole position for Mercedes at the 2013 Chinese Grand Prix allowed the 2008 champion to relive memories and prove critics wrong.

Alonso trumps in final practice

2013-04-13 06:29

Ferrari enjoyed a 1-2 in final practice on Saturday for the 2013 Chinese F1 GP as Fernando Alonso outgunned team mate Felipe Massa late in the session.

Lewis takes F1 lying down(V)

2013-04-08 09:02

Every F1 seat is unique, moulded to the shape of the driver. Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton shows how he sits in his car - and the importance of the carbon-fibre seat. VIDEO

Button: 'We are improving'

2013-03-26 08:45

McLaren is optimistic about its cars, after drivers Sergio Perez and Jenson Button's and performance at the 2013 Malaysian Grand Prix.

Hamilton's Malaysian pit faux pas

2013-03-24 12:10

Former world champion Lewis Hamilton caused a few chuckles at the 2013 Malaysian Grand Prix when he accidentally pulled into the pits of his former team McLaren.

Lewis: 'I'm proud of my decision'

2013-03-19 08:49

Lewis Hamilton has admitted he is happy to prove people wrong, especially those who criticised his move to Mercedes.

Dog's life? Lewis' pampered pooch

2013-03-14 13:31

A dog's life in Formula 1, if your owner is Lewis Hamilton, means a VIP pass to the races and being pampered by Bernie the Boss.

Anybody's game in Melbourne

2013-03-14 09:04

Lewis Hamilton might trump Sebastian Vettel's hopes of a fourth World champion title but everybody else is gunning for a win during the season-opener race in Australia.

F1 Merc, conservative no more

2013-03-11 12:25

Mercedes Formula 1 team is bidding to shed its "conservative" image with help of Lewis Hamilton, Toto wolff and Niki Lauda.

Oz 2013: All eyes on Hamilton

2013-03-08 12:20

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is positive about his new path and says McLaren "has everything to gain" in the upcoming 2013 season.

Lewis to put Merc on the board

2013-03-05 08:39

Lewis Hamilton has proved that, in his new seat with Mercedes, he can win a few races through 2013.

Alonso heats up testing track

2013-02-22 07:41

Ferrari's Fernando Alonso impressed his home fans in Barcelona by setting the fastest lap time of the week so far during F1's pre-season testing.

Hamilton beats Vettel on Top Gear

2013-02-18 15:20

He might have battled to take more wins from Sebastian Vettel in the 2012 F1 season, but Lewis Hamilton did a secret happy dance when he beat his rival's Top Gear lap time.

Merc's 2014 F1 V6 sneak peek

2013-01-14 09:33

Mercedes-Benz F1 allowed reporters to look into the future of the sport at its engine plant with a no-cameras viewing - and hearing - of its 2014 V6 'power unit'.

F1: Unexpected year in retro

2012-12-20 09:20

2012 has been described as one of Formula 1's most unpredictable seasons. Motorsport expert ALAN BALDWIN looks back...

Texas success, Bernie eyes LA next

2012-11-20 10:15

Lewis Hamilton claimed the victory and Red Bull clinched the Constructor's title, but the biggest winner at the US GP was F1 with supremo Bernie Ecclestone immediately calling for more races in America.

Lewis triumphs in Texas road(eo)

2012-11-19 10:30

Lewis Hamilton succeded in not only winning the US GP but ensured the 2012 title fight will be decided in the Brazil finale, writes DIETER RENCKEN.

Lewis denies 'Merc regret' rumours

2012-11-16 09:27

Lewis Hamilton has no regrets over his jump to Mercedes next season, again dismissing comments from McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh that the Englishman was having second thoughts about his move.

McLaren still loves Hamilton

2012-10-16 09:26

Besided Lewis Hamilton's decision to move to Mercedes for the 2013 season, his current team, McLaren, say they still have a great relationship with the driver.


Hamilton, Rosberg suffer in Mercs

2013-05-13 07:43

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton were right to be cautious after their Saturday Spanish GP high turned into another slump for Mercedes.

Alonso takes home Spanish GP

2013-05-12 15:50

A calm and cool Fernando Alonso took victory with an 11-second lead in the 2013 Spanish GP as he thrilled his home fans.

Massa fastest in final practice

2013-05-11 12:46

Felipe Massa topped the times for Ferrari in Saturday morning's final free practice session ahead of the 2013 Spanish GP on Sunday.

Hamilton's hound debuts in Spain

2013-05-10 08:12

Lewis Hamilton brought his bulldog Roscoe to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix on Thursday but kept the jet-setting pet away from the paddock.

Brawn: 'Rosberg pole unexpected'

2013-04-22 08:12

Mercedes team chief Ross Brawn has admitted that Nico Rosberg taking pole for the 2013 Bahrain F1 Grand Prix was a surprise.

Alonso takes China GP victory

2013-04-14 10:59

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso took the China GP title with Lotus's Kimi Raikkonen second and Mercedes's Lewis Hamilton in third.

Hamilton on pole for China GP

2013-04-13 09:22

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has silenced all doubts about his ability with the new team when he took his first pole position on the grid for Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix.

China faces 'team orders' tension

2013-04-11 09:01

Memories of China will have given Nico Rosberg extra motivation for Shanghai, even without the 'team orders' row in Malaysia two weeks earlier.

Wolff backs Merc team orders

2013-03-26 09:28

Toto Wolff, the new Mercedes co-owner and director, has played down reports of a growing rift between the team's German and British factions.

Ford sorry for creepy celeb ads

2013-03-25 08:45

Ford has apologised for an ad agency's "creepy" ads based on the automaker's Figo. The agency thought it would be a good idea to show off the cars's boot by using illustrations of gagged and bound Kardashians along with other celebs.

McLaren's Whitmarsh under pressure

2013-03-20 07:39

The buck will stop at Martin Whitmarsh if McLaren cannot quickly emerge from its early 2013 slump, according to former team driver David Coulthard.

Sutil back with a vengeance

2013-03-18 08:47

Force India's Adrian Sutil showed he had lost little of his race craft after a year out of Formula 1 by finishing seventh in the 2013 Australian Grand Prix.

No favourites for Oz GP

2013-03-14 10:11

F1 teams are looking forward to the 2013 Australian GP on March 17 however, there is no clearly dominant team yet.

Perez wants McLaren win

2013-03-14 08:38

McLaren Formula 1 driver Sergio Perez is eager to impress with a win for his new team - it's expected of him.

Lewis: 'I want to be an F1 god'

2013-03-11 07:59

Lewis Hamilton has made clear how much he wants to return to the top, five years after his sole title.

Perez under pressure at McLaren

2013-03-07 10:49

Rookie Sergio Perez has felt the added pressure of stepping up the Formula 1 grid with McLaren for the 2013 season.

Poker faces for Red Bull?

2013-03-05 08:05

Pre-season final testing has ended and, while Mercedes has impressed, nobody knows if Red Bull is really struggling - or just bluffing.

Hamilton beats Vettel on Top Gear

2013-02-19 13:48

He might have battled to take more wins from Sebastian Vettel in the 2012 F1 season, but Lewis Hamilton did a secret happy dance when he beat his rival's Top Gear lap time.

Mercedes up in flames in Jerez

2013-02-06 08:11

Testing of the 2013 Mercedes F1 W04 cars came to a halt after flames briefly flared from the back of Nico Rosberg's car.

Lauda to focus on Mercedes role

2013-01-04 08:33

Niki Lauda has left the board of Air Berlin to focus on the Mercedes Formula 1 team with new driver Lewis Hamilton.

Alonso eager for better season

2012-12-11 07:39

Fernando Alonso believes 2012 was his best season yet and hopes that, with a better car in 2013, a championship will be on the cards.

Lewis triumphs in Texas road(eo)

2012-11-19 10:30

Lewis Hamilton succeded in not only winning the US GP but ensured the 2012 title fight will be decided in the Brazil finale, writes DIETER RENCKEN.

Lewis triumphs in Texas road(eo)

2012-11-19 08:02

Lewis Hamilton succeded in not only winning the US GP but ensured the 2012 title fight will be decided in the Brazil finale, writes DIETER RENCKEN.

Lewis: 'McLaren 1-2 was possible'

2012-11-05 08:35

Lewis Hamilton says McLaren had strong cars for the 2012 Abu Dhabi GP and a 1-2 finish would have been possible had he not retired.

Lewis could have been best paid

2012-10-05 10:18

Team chief Martin Whitmarsh says McLaren offered to make former world champion Lewis Hamilton the best paid driver in F1 but insisted he had no regrets over his departure.

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