Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with team mates in the pitlane after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix. Photograph:  Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton survived a pulsating battle with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to clinch back-to-back victories for the first time in four ye(...)

‘Human rights are that the people that live in a country abide by the laws of that country’:  Bernie Ecclestone. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

The Crown Prince of Bahrain has brushed aside Bernie Ecclestone’s seemingly disparaging remark in which he has accused the country’s government of (...)

Mercedes  driver Nico Rosberg of Germany celebrates after taking pole position during the qualifying session for the Bahrain F1 Grand Prix at the Sakhir circuit. Photograph: Caren Firouz/Reuters

Nico Rosberg gave Mercedes back-to-back pole positions for the first time since their return to Formula One at the start of 2010. Rosber(...)

A Bahraini anti-government protester holds a poster opposing tomorrow’s Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix.

Bernie Ecclestone is considering launching next year’s Formula One season in Bahrain. As tension built here yesterday, with an estimated 10,000 pro(...)