Lewis Hamilton  celebrates winning the British  Grand Prix at  Silverstone, his third success in his home race. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix in a race that was like a transfusion of fresh blood for the much-criticised sport. It was Hamilton’s third (...)

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg  on the podium after the Austrian grand prix in Spielberg. Photograph: Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images

Nico Rosberg not only defeated Lewis Hamilton in the Austrian grand prix but also inflicted a level of damage on the world champion that was not so(...)

  Lewis Hamilton steers his Mercedes through a corner  during qualifying for the Austrian F1 Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring circuit in Spielberg. Photo:  Leonhard Foeger/Reuters

Lewis Hamilton turned it on at the right time to qualify on pole position for the Austrian Grand Prix. The reigning champion had not topped a session (...)

 Lewis Hamilton on the way to pole position in his Mercedes  during qualifying for the Canadian  Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve  in Montreal. Photo: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position in Canada as his quest to move on from his Monaco heartbreak continues. The reigning world champion beat team-(...)

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates after taking his first pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix. Photo:  Stefano Rellandini/Reuters

Lewis Hamilton has claimed his first ever pole position in Monaco, edging out Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg. The reigning Formula One world champion(...)

 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(...)

 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(...)

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(...)