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F1: Surprises galore in first GP of the year

2019-03-18 13:27

'The sport is never short of intrigue. But it is rare for F1 to dish up a surprise of the magnitude we experienced over the weekend in the opening Grand Prix of the 2019 season, in Melbourne, Australia,' writes Egmont Sippel.

Max Verstappen shows the Honda-fuelled Red Bull is a contender in 2019

2019-03-17 19:48

Max Verstappen proved there was genuine pace in the new Honda-powered Red Bull after finishing third in Australia.

Valtteri Bottas beats Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton to win Australian GP

2019-03-17 09:33

Valtteri Bottas has rediscovered his joy of driving and it has had immediate success as he led Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

Ferrari still favourites for Melbourne race - Nico Rosberg

2019-03-17 06:59

Ferrari still favourites for race - RosbergMar.17 (GMM) Mercedes' dominance in Melbourne so far does not mean the whole season will be like that.

Lewis Hamilton goes fastest in final Australian practice

2019-03-16 06:45

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton clocked the fastest time in the third and final free practice session ahead of qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix on Saturday.

Pundits applaud Kubica's F1 comeback at the Australian GP

2019-03-14 12:44

Robert Kubica had just tried to make light of his long and mentally taxing time out of Formula 1 in his typically self-effacing way when fellow driver Daniel Ricciardo took up the theme.

Confident Hamilton predicts 'toughest battle yet' with Ferrari

2019-03-13 13:04

Lewis Hamilton believes Ferrari have the edge going into the opening Grand Prix of the season in Melbourne, but the Mercedes ace remains quietly confident in his bid for a sixth world title.

LUCKY BOY SURVIVES MAGNET HORROR!

2018-07-28 08:00

IT was a close thing for a five-year-old boy when he had to be rushed to hospital for emergency surgery after swallowing 30 fridge magnets.

Todt plays down complaints about 2019 rules

2018-05-22 08:24

Jean Todt has played down criticism of the incoming changes to the Formula One regulations for 2019.

Red Bull's Ricciardo denied Australian GP podium finish

2018-03-26 09:09

Try as he might, Daniel Ricciardo could not find a way past Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen to grab a place on the podium in his home Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.

 

WATCH: Valtteri Bottas, version 2019, has breakthrough win at the Australian GP

2019-03-18 09:14

The 2019 version of Valtteri Bottas is leading a Formula One championship for the first time after winning the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

WATCH: ‘Charlie Whiting saved lives’ - More than one candidate for Charlie Whiting's job

2019-03-17 12:30

Several Team Principals paid tribute to Charlie Whiting after the F1 director passed away on Thursday aged 66-years-old, ahead of the season-opening race.

'That was my best race ever!' - Valtteri Bottas wins 2019 Australian Grand Prix

2019-03-17 09:20

Valtteri Bottas jumped in to the lead at the start of the race and drove comfortably to victory at the 2019 Australian Grand Prix.

Record lap gives Hamilton 6th straight pole at Australian GP

2019-03-16 09:58

Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season-opener for the sixth consecutive year.

Australian GP: Mercedes lead the way in opening practice sessions

2019-03-15 09:21

Five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton picked up where he left off last season and was joined by team mate Valtteri Bottas as the Mercedes drivers posted the top times in practice at the Australian Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel reveals the name of his new car in Oz

2019-03-14 10:59

Drivers looked ahead on Wednesday to the opening race of the 2019 F1 season in Melbourne.

Australia terror attacker 'inspired by Islamic State'

2018-11-11 11:33

A Somali-born Australian who went on a deadly knife rampage in the country's second-largest city Melbourne was inspired by Islamic State but did not have a direct link to the jihadist group, the government said.

THOUSANDS IN VIGIL FOR KILLED COMEDIAN (22)

2018-06-18 14:26

CANDLES were lit around Australia on Monday evening in memory of a young woman who was raped and murdered walking home after performing in Melbourne.

Mercedes inquisition after Ferrari win Australian GP

2018-03-26 09:26

Mercedes said a software glitch may have cost world champion Lewis Hamilton victory after Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari won the F1 season-opening 2018 Australian GP.

Alonso lifts McLaren spirits with fighting fifth in Australia

2018-03-26 09:09

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso praised his McLaren team for finishing among the points at the Australian Grand Prix after switching to Renault engines during the off-season.

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