Lewis Hamilton predicts tough racing for 2017 season

Lewis Hamilton has said that he expects to find the 2017 Formula One world championship a painful experience, as a result of the new tyre and downforce regulations being brought in that should see cars lapping up to three...

Winners and Losers at Japanese GP

Nico Rosberg has one hand on the title, Lewis Hamilton loses on and off the track, and McLaren suffer the 2016 curse of the home GP... Nico Rosberg It's his to lose now. In the form of his life and the definitive...

Malaysian GP: My engines failing me , says Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says he wants answers from Mercedes after engine failure cost him victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix and severely dented his title hopes. The failure was the latest in a series for Hamilton, who is 23 points behind...

Analysis: How Mercedes turned a title winner into 2017

The second phase of Pirelli’s 2017 wide tyre test programme kicked off this week, with both Ferrari and Mercedes in action for the latest slick running. After the first tests at the start of August, Pirelli had made clear that...

Lewis Hamilton snubs press briefing at Japanese GP

Lewis Hamilton has refused to answer questions from journalists at his press briefing following qualifying for the Japanese GP. Hamilton said he was reacting to coverage of his use of Snapchat during Thursday's press conference. "The other day was a super light-hearted...

McLaren part company with F1 boss Jost Capito

German Jost Capito, 58, was appointed as chief executive officer of McLaren Racing by former boss Ron Dennis last year and started work in September. But he has become a victim of McLaren's decision to split with Dennis. A McLaren spokesman...

Mercedes sign Formula E agreement

Formula 1 champions Mercedes could enter Formula E after taking an option to join the electric motor racing series in 2018-19. Mercedes may choose to be one of a maximum of 12 entries in the series, which was launched in...

Fernando Alonso could partner Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes Boss

Mercedes are thinking about signing McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to replace Nico Rosberg, team boss Toto Wolff says. A move would reunite Alonso and Lewis Hamilton, who had a stormy partnership at McLaren in 2007. Rosberg, 31, retired five days after...

Abu Dhabi GP: Unfair to criticise Hamilton – Red Bull Boss

Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner has offered his support to Lewis Hamilton for his 'tactical' efforts to back title rival Nico Rosberg into the pack during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, saying he did nothing wrong. With a win...

Ricciardo calls 2016 the best year of his career

Ricciardo won in Malaysia in October and started on pole in Monaco after shedding more than three kilograms before the 2016 season in a bid to improve performance. Former champions Red Bull were handicapped in 2015 by their uncompetitive Renault...