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Formula One

China turns off Formula One

Whoever ultimately succeeds Bernie Ecclestone in Formula One is going to have his work cut out.

Thursday, 6 February, 2014, 1:51pm

Formula One drivers pay tribute to Michael Schumacher on first day of testing

Both his former team Mercedes and the current Formula One world champion sent messages of support during Tuesday’s preseason testing to German great Michael Schumacher as he continues in coma a month after a skiing accident.

29 Jan 2014 - 10:11am

Vettel silences critics to join the greats

Sebastian Vettel is used to dominating from the front but a brilliant, come-from-behind victory in Japan silenced the critics and proved it’s not all about his Red Bull car.

14 Oct 2013 - 3:30pm

Ferrari rebuke Alonso for joke car call on birthday

"All the great champions who have driven for Ferrari have always been asked to put the interests of the team above their own," the team website quoted president Luca di Montezemolo as telling the Spaniard in a phone call to wish him a happy 32nd birthday on Monday.

31 Jul 2013 - 4:32am

Briton Lewis Hamilton lands fourth Hungarian GP trophy for Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix from pole position yesterday for his first victory of a frustrating season and a record-equalling fourth triumph on the Hungaroring circuit.

29 Jul 2013 - 6:36am

Briton Lewis Hamilton takes pole in Hungary - his fourth for the F1 season

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start from pole position for the fourth time this season after setting the fastest time at the end of qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix yesterday.

28 Jul 2013 - 5:26am

Amateur pop star Lewis Hamilton aiming to find his rhythm in Hungary

Lewis Hamilton has got himself into the groove for tomorrow's Hungarian Grand Prix by cutting tracks in a Los Angeles recording studio. The Mercedes driver, subdued and preoccupied at the last race in Germany after his break-up with American singer Nicole Scherzinger, appeared more at ease at the Hungaroring on Thursday and was ready to dispel some rumours.

27 Jul 2013 - 5:48am

Formula One teams consider minimum pit-stop times

Formula One team managers discussed introducing a minimum pit-stop time, without reaching agreement, as pit lane safety remained a hot topic in the build-up to the Hungarian Grand Prix.

27 Jul 2013 - 5:48am

Formula One strike fears fast receding

Sebastian Vettel edged German rival Nico Rosberg in practice for the German Grand Prix and the drivers eased their threat of a pull-out as new tyres went through yesterday without a blowout.

6 Jul 2013 - 3:22am

Sebastian Vettel's dominance of Formula One to continue for years

The triple champion's consummate triumph last weekend in Montreal proved both he and his car are back in the groove after problems in Spain, where they led on the high-speed sections at the Circuit de Catalunya but came in fourth.

16 Jun 2013 - 4:55am