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(...)

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(...)

Nico Rosberg of Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Mexico at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Nico Rosberg bounced back from the error that ended his championship hopes in Austin to win Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix. Rosberg controlled the race, (...)

 Lewis Hamilton drives his Mercedes on the way to winning the  Russian Formula One Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom circuit. Photograph: Andrej Isakovic/AFP/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton, after an already superlative season with a dominant Mercedes from which he has extracted the absolute maximum, put one hand on his thi(...)

Lewis Hamilton picked up his eighth Grand Prix win of the season in Japan. Photograph: Reuters

Lewis Hamilton regained his total dominance of Formula One with his eighth victory of the season here on Sunday. After losing out on pole in the previ(...)

Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole position in qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix. Photograph: Reuters

Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole for Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix as Mercedes returned to form in qualifying. Hamilton was denied the chanc(...)

Lewis Hamilton finished 25 seconds clear of Sebastian Vettel at Monza but must wait for the verdict of the race stewards before victory is confirmed. Photograph: Getty

It was a stroll in the royal park for Lewis Hamilton on Sunday, as he won the Italian Grand Prix by 25 seconds. But then he was told that Mercedes wou(...)

Lewis Hamilton is 28 points clear in the World Championship after his sixth win of the season in Belgium. Photograph: Epa

Lewis Hamilton took a serene run to victory at the Belgian Grand Prix, with a win from pole that never looked under threat from his team-mate Nico Ros(...)