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2013 F1 gets under way, with an eye on 2014

So here we go again. There are just a few days before the Formula One season gets under way in Melbourne. With 19 races spanning the globe, the sport that puts on a show like no other is about to dazzle again.

Thursday, 14 March, 2013, 4:27am

McLaren aim to halt Red Bull title charge at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

The McLaren team go into this weekend's unique day-night Abu Dhabi Grand Prix believing they can prevent the runaway Red Bull express from clinching the constructors' world championship with three races to go.

2 Nov 2012 - 4:14am

Red Bull's Mark Webber takes pole at Korean Grand Prix

Mark Webber pipped his team-mate and reigning champion Sebastian Vettel to the line to grab pole position for today's Korean Grand Prix, ensuring a front-row lockout for Red Bull.

14 Oct 2012 - 2:33am

Short Sport, October 13, 2012

Malaysian official gets six-year dope ban

13 Oct 2012 - 4:01am

US a tough nut to crack: Whitmarsh

McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has warned the United States will prove a much tougher nut to crack than Asia as Formula One prepares for its latest bid to win over the huge potential market.

25 Sep 2012 - 3:12am

Lewis Hamilton makes it four poles in a row for McLaren at Singapore GP

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton maintained his team's improved form by claiming pole position yesterday for the Singapore Grand Prix, and with a handy buffer to his Formula One championship rivals.

23 Sep 2012 - 2:43am

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton wins in Italy for first time in Formula One

Lewis Hamilton revived his bid for this year's Formula One world title yesterday when he swept to a dominant triumph for McLaren and recorded his first win in the Italian Grand Prix.

The 27-year-old Briton started from pole position and led throughout, apart from a brief spell during the mid-race pit-stops, to claim his third win this year and the 20th of his career.

10 Sep 2012 - 1:41am

McLaren can fight for titles, insists Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton arrived at Spa eager to get back on track at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix, convinced that McLaren are now genuine contenders for both world championships.

31 Aug 2012 - 2:29am

Who said it?

Even though you are running for the chief executive, the rule of confidentiality should not be violated

Former justice chief Elsie Leung, on Henry Tang revealing details of an Exco meeting

I stand behind the work ... it's not journalism. It's theatre

Actor Mike Daisey, referring to his show on Chinese factories that make Apple products

18 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Button and Hamilton give seal of approval

McLaren drivers and Formula One world champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton test drove the new car in Britain earlier this year. They provided valuable input on some of the Formula One inspired features, such as launch control, the Brake-Steer system and the electronic stability control programmes.

21 Nov 2011 - 12:00am