F1 popularity in Germany still declining

The popularity of formula one within Germany has continued to steadily decline.

Renault set to show green light to F1 this week

Tuesday or Wednesday have been tipped as the most likely days for Renault to announce its decision to stay in formula one next year and beyond.

Mercedes to investigate Hamilton's loss of form

Whether Nico Rosberg can turn his newly-found top form into a title challenge in 2016 has become a hot topic for the forthcoming winter period.

Honda will be ready for Melbourne 2016 says Arai

Yasuhisa Arai insists Honda has no regrets about making its return to F1 in 2015, despite its obvious unpreparedness for the 'power unit' era.

Stroll hopes Williams road leads to F1 grid

Lance Stroll admits he hopes a new role at Williams could be his road to the formula one grid.

2016 the year of truth for Ferrari?

When Ferrari puts its 2016 challenger on track in February, the entire world of F1 will wonder if it can be a Mercedes-beater.

Determined Honda to work through holidays

Honda has vowed to work throughout the forthcoming holiday season to get back up to speed in formula one.

30 NOVEMBER 2015

Race Report - The Trilogy

Abu Dhabi GP - Race Report

Frustrated Alonso says no sabbatical in 2016

Fernando Alonso and Ron Dennis have steered away from speculation the Spaniard might be taking a sabbatical in 2016.

Political power fuelled end to 2015 season says Lauda

F1 drew its 2015 season to a close amid the spectacular Abu Dhabi night skyline and the distinct smell of political controversy.

Dennis won't be happy with Red Bull engine

Uncertainty has morphed back into mystery as Red Bull's engine crisis races beyond the chequered flag in 2015.

Toro Rosso to be more Italian in 2016 says Sainz

Carlos Sainz says he is looking forward to a better season in 2016.

Ferrari fine with FIA's Haas ruling

Maurizio Arrivabene says Ferrari is "fine" with the FIA's ruling about technical alliances in formula one.

Kvyat staying at Red Bull in 2016

Daniil Kvyat does not have to worry about his future at Red Bull.

29 NOVEMBER 2015

Sunday Photos

Abu Dhabi GP - Sunday Photos

Sunday Press Conference

Abu Dhabi GP - Sunday Press Conference

Sunday Team Quotes

Abu Dhabi GP - Sunday Team Quotes

FIA backs Ferrari-Haas, F1 waits on Ghosn

Abu Dhabi fireworks signalled the end of the 2015 season on Sunday, but that doesn't mean the action will now go quiet.

Race Notes - Rosberg wins third race in a row

Abu Dhabi GP - Race Notes

Race Results

Abu Dhabi GP - Race Results

Suspension tweak falters for struggling Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says he has traced his current failure to match teammate Nico Rosberg's pace to a change Mercedes made to the car's suspension two months ago.

Raikkonen faster than Bottas says Ericsson

Marcus Ericsson has backed Kimi Raikkonen to win Sunday's 'clash of the Finns'.

Magnussen failed to meet clear goals says Dennis

Ron Dennis says Kevin Magnussen left McLaren because the Dane failed to meet "clear goals" that had been set by the team.

Hamilton hits back after Ron Dennis comments

Lewis Hamilton has hit back at former mentor Ron Dennis' claim he has gone "off the rails" with his behaviour since switching to Mercedes.

Rosberg must watch out for Hamilton at start says Lauda

Nico Rosberg will have to watch out for a more aggressive than usual Lewis Hamilton at the start of Sunday's year-ending Abu Dhabi grand prix.

Kvyat admits to nerves over future

Daniil Kvyat has admitted he is keenly waiting for an official announcement about his future in formula one.

Red Bull future to be cleared on Sunday says Marko

Red Bull's future in F1 could finally become clearer on Sunday, official Dr Helmut Marko says.

Most teams support Ferrari-Haas query

Mercedes has support up and down the pitlane as it queries the collaboration between Ferrari and its de-facto 'B team' Haas for 2016.

Alonso not ruling out 2016 sabbatical

Fernando Alonso is not ruling out taking a sabbatical in 2016, if McLaren-Honda cannot become much more competitive over the winter.

Verstappen brand value worth millions

Max Verstappen is on the fast track to multi-million euro stardom, according to his manager Raymond Vermeulen.

Good time for VW to enter F1

Bernie Ecclestone thinks the time could be right for the Volkswagen Group to enter formula one.

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Straight Talk - What are the risks of playing hardball?

By Luis Vasconcelos

It's on! The FIA has decided to challenge the four manufacturers currently involved in Formula One after they declined to bring down the price demanded for their Power Units. Without any consultation with the Formula One Strategic Group, any vote on the Formula One Commission, or submitting a proposal to the World Council for Motor Sports, the FIA has invited independent manufacturers to declare their interest in being the sole suppliers of alternative engines to the Formula One teams from 2017 to 2019.

Straight Talk - What a great Mexican Fiesta!

By Luis Vasconcelos

How refreshing was the Mexican Grand Prix. As most people left Austin hoping for at least a bit of dry weather in Mexico, the general mood in the paddock was not great - but a few days later the mood in the paddock had changed - and for the better!

Straight Talk - Learning from Sochi and Austin

By Luis Vasconcelos

What a cracking race we had last Sunday in Austin! Yes, the final result was a very common victory for Lewis Hamilton, but until positions stabilised with around ten laps to go, we had a lot of overtaking among the front runners, and some seriously breathtaking wheel-to-wheel racing.

Straight Talk - The Master is back!

By Luis Vasconcelos

A couple of weeks away from turning 85, Bernie Ecclestone showed up in Sochi with renewed energy, proving, yet again, he can play in many different boards at the same time without ever losing focus of what he wants to achieve in each one of them.

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