Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes sends up a wall of spray during qualifying  for the Malaysia Grand Prix  at the Sepang Circuit. photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

Lewis Hamilton claimed the 40th pole position of his Formula One career at the end of a storm-hit qualifying session for the Malaysian Grand Prix that(...)

Formula One  supremo Bernie Ecclestone: agreement with him came after a meeting between the so-called smaller teams, who spent much of last year calling for a greater share of the revenues. Photograph: Getty Images

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has offered advance revenue payments to Sauber, Force India and Lotus to help with cash-flow problems ahead of t(...)

Mercedes  driver Nico Rosberg of Germany celebrates as he steps out of his car after winning the Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo. Photograph: Nacho Doce/Reuters

Nico Rosberg ended Lewis Hamilton’s five-race winning streak to take the chequered flag at the Brazilian Grand Prix and set up a double-points showdow(...)

 Medical staff treat French driver  Jules Bianchi after his car slid off the track and crashed in wet conditions at the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka. The Marussia driver was later airlifted to hospital and is reported to be in a serious condition.  Photograph: Hiroshi Yamamura/EPA

French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi was fighting for his life on Sunday after suffering a severe head injury and undergoing surgery following a c(...)

German Formula One driver Nico Rosberg of Mercedes AMG GP in action during qualifying at the Suzuka Circuit in  Japan. Photograph: Diego Azubel / EPA

Nico Rosberg sealed what could prove to be a crucial pole position ahead of Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix as he beat Mercedes team-mate and title rival(...)

Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain drives during the qualifying session at the Singapore F1 Grand Prix at the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore. Photograph: Xavier Galiana / Reuters

Lewis Hamilton pipped title rival and Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg by just seven thousandths of a second after a nail-biting qualifying session fo(...)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany after claiming pole position for the Belgian grand Prix at the Spa-Francorchamps. Photograph: Valdrin Xhemaj / EPA

Formula One leader Nico Rosberg swept to pole position at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday with Mercedes team mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton a(...)

Mercedes  driver Lewis Hamilton  celebrates after winning the British Grand Prix at  Silverstone. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

Lewis Hamilton won his second British Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday and with his team-mate Nico Rosberg failing to finish he closed the gap at t(...)

Lewis Hamilton of  Mercedes GP sits in his car in the garage during qualifying ahead of the British  Grand Prix at Silverstone. Photograph: Mark Thompson/Getty Images

Championship leader Nico Rosberg grabbed pole position for the British Grand Prix from a crazy qualifying session at Silverstone to again put Lewis Ha(...)

Brazilian driver Felipe Massa of Williams Martini Racing in action during the qualifying session for the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria. Photograph: Herbert Neubauer/EPA

Felipe Massa will spearhead a shock all-Williams front row for the Austrian Grand Prix as the Red Bull Ring threw up a major qualifying surprise.Massa(...)