Mercedes F1 driver Nico Rosberg of Germany jumps on the podium as he celebrates victory at the Russian Grand Prix. Photo: Reuters

Championship leader Nico Rosberg extended his incredible winning streak to seven races with a comfortable lights-to-flag victory at the Russian Grand (...)

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg on the way to qualifying in pole position for the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi. Photograph:  Dan Istitene/Getty Images

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg seized pole position for the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday after a power unit failure piled more misery(...)

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(...)

Nico Rosberg of Germany during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Nico Rosberg followed up his season-opening victory in Australia to lead the way in opening practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix. Rosberg, winner of (...)

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(...)

A view over the circuit during qualifying for the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on Saturday. Photograph: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

Formula One needs to change its new qualifying format after it fell flat at Saturday’s Australian season-opener and tweaks can be made before the nex(...)

Lewis Hamilton leads team mate Nico Rosberg of Germany during qualifying of the Formula One Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. Photograph: Getty Images

Nico Rosberg has “high hopes” of upsetting the odds and beating Lewis Hamilton to the chequered flag at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. Th(...)

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(...)