Nice Rosberg won the Chinese Grand Prix. Photograph: Epa

Nico Rosberg extended his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton with a thumping victory in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix. Hamilton, who started from la(...)

Lewis Hamilton will start the Chinese Grand Prix from the back of the grid. Photograph: Epa

Lewis Hamilton is targeting only a top-10 finish in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix after a car problem consigned him to the very back of the grid. Hamil(...)

German Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari during the first practice session at the Shanghai International circuit in Shanghai, China, on Friday. Photograph: EPA.

Sebastian Vettel has warned Mercedes that there is more to come from Ferrari after the Italian team beat their rivals to a practice one-two ahead of t(...)

McLaren’s Fernando Alonso crashes into the wall after colliding with Haas’ Esteban Gutierrez during the Australian Max Blyton/AFP/Getty Images

Fernando Alonso says he is fortunate to be alive after surviving one of the most spectacular crashes in recent Formula One memory. While Nico Rosberg(...)

Nico Rosberg of Mercedes during the second practice session of the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park in Melbourne on Friday. Photograph: EPA.

Formula One teams who attempt to cheat the sport’s new clampdown on radio messages between the pitwall and the driver will be caught, according to th(...)

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton: “He splits his time between F1 and being a global star – the car and the music. We’re all waiting to see when the album will drop,” says David Coulthard

Lewis Hamilton’s stardom could distract him from winning a hat-trick of Formula One world titles, according to David Coulthard. The 31-year-old has (...)

Nico Rosberg wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: his recent wins will be tainted by the suspicion that his championship-winning team-mate Lewis Hamilton has lost some intensity. Photograph: Frank Augstein/AP Photo

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix started in a blaze of sunshine but ended under a fast dusking sky in a way that was symbolic of Lewis Hamilton’s 2015(...)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany celebrates on the podium after winning the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Photograph: Luca Bruno/AP

Nico Rosberg held off the challenge from Lewis Hamilton to win Formula One’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Hamilton attempted a differ(...)

Lewis Hamilton waves to the crowds as Formula One drivers tour the Interlagos track wearing black ribbons as a sign of mourning for the victims of the Paris attack terrorist attacks last Friday, prior to the start of the Brazilian Grand Prix yesterday. Photograph: Fernando Bizerra jr/EPA

Nico Rosberg won the Brazilian Grand Prix as he continued to look stronger than Lewis Hamilton in the run-in to the 2015 Formula One season. Ro(...)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton enters the pit lane during a free practice for the Formula One Brazilian Grand Prix at the Interlagos race track in Sao Paulo. Photograph: Silvia Izquierdo/AP

Nico Rosberg turned the tables on Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton with the fastest lap in Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix practice on Friday. After(...)