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 (...)

Italian racing driver Lella Lombardi was the last woman to start a Formula One race – the 1974 Austrian Grand Prix. Photograph:   Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images

Formula One chief executive Bernie Ecclestone has claimed a female driver “would not be taken seriously” in the sport. Ecclestone, who last year call(...)

Lewis Hamilton in action during practice ahead of the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim. Photo:  Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton spearheaded another one-two for Mercedes in practice, but Daniel Ricciardo is threatening to spoil the German manufacturing giant’s par(...)

Marussia Formula One test driver Maria de Villota  was been found dead in a hotel in the southern Spanish city of Seville. Photograph:  Sergio Perez/Reuters

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso spoke of his shock and sadness on Friday as Formula One paid tribute to former Marussia test driver Maria de Villota after (...)