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21 NOVEMBER 2017

2021 PLAN WILL NOT ENTICE NEW ENGINE MAKERS SAYS ABITEBOUL

Cyril Abiteboul doubts Liberty's proposed engine formula for 2021 will entice independent manufacturers onto the grid.

GROSJEAN HAPPY TO GROW UP WITH HAAS

Romain Grosjean says he is happy at Haas.

ALONSO CAN WIN LE MANS ON DEBUT SAYS GENE

Former F1 driver Marc Gene thinks Fernando Alonso can win next year's Le Mans on debut.

RENAULT SHOULD BE BETTER IN 2018 SAYS VERSTAPPEN

Max Verstappen says he is not sure how competitive his Red Bull will be in 2018.

F1 TO REPLACE OFFICIAL LOGO

F1 looks set to change its official logo for 2018.

DOORNBOS HAPPY TO SEE KUBICA BACK IN F1?

Robert Kubica's return to F1 next year is now set in stone?

HAMILTON UNSURE VANDOORNE IS FUTURE CHAMPION

Lewis Hamilton says he is not sure if Stoffel Vandoorne can become a world champion.

MCLAREN'S NORRIS TO MAKE F2 DEBUT IN ABU DHABI

Lando Norris will make his Formula 2 debut in Abu Dhabi this weekend.

HARTLEY NOT WORRIED ABOUT HONDA SWITCH

Brendon Hartley says he is looking forward to switching from Renault to Honda power for 2018.

20 NOVEMBER 2017

MASSA DOUBTS ALONSO WILL WIN 2018 TITLE

Felipe Massa does not think his old Ferrari teammate Fernando Alonso will win the title next year.

HAMILTON LEAVES VERSTAPPEN PERPLEXED

Max Verstappen says Lewis Hamilton's off-track behaviour often leaves him "perplexed".

RENAULT WANTS TO KEEP SAME ENGINES IN 2021

Renault cannot approve of Liberty Media's vision for the 2021 engine formula until other aspects of the future are also clear.

GOV'T NOT INVOLVED IN DUTCH GP BID YET

Dutch sports minister Bruno Bruins says the government will "wait" before getting involved in a grand prix bid.

HARTLEY HAD 2018 CONTRACT FOR WEEKS

Brendon Hartley says he has known for "several weeks" that he will be driving for Toro Rosso next year.

LAUDA, WOLFF WANT HAMILTON TO STAY

Mercedes has admitted it wants to keep Lewis Hamilton beyond 2018.

WOLFF WORRIED ABOUT LIBERTY'S F1 VISION

Toto Wolff has now joined Niki Lauda in saying he is worried about F1's future.

ALONSO ADMITS EYEING LE MANS FUTURE

Fernando Alonso says he is willing to talk about "the future" with regards to a potential Le Mans foray.

MAYOR SAYS SAO PAULO NOT LOSING GRAND PRIX

Sao Paulo mayor Joao Doria has dismissed as "speculation" reoprts Interlagos is set to lose the Brazilian grand prix.

17 NOVEMBER 2017

LOWE EYES FASTER CAR FOR WILLIAMS IN 2018

Paddy Lowe says he is focused on making the Williams a "faster car" for 2018.

HAMILTON HAPPIER TODAY THAN A DECADE AGO

Lewis Hamilton says he is so much happier today than he was at the beginning of his F1 career.

STROLL NOT LISTENING TO HATERS

Lance Stroll says he would give himself "8.5 out of 10" for his rookie season in F1.

MCLAREN OPEN TO ALONSO'S LE MANS FORAY

Zak Brown has given the strongest sign yet that Fernando Alonso will be allowed to contest next year's fabled Le Mans race.

HONDA EYES TALKS OVER LIBERTY'S 2021 ENGINE PLAN

Honda thinks there is "room" to negotiate with F1's owners about the future of the engine regulations.

16 NOVEMBER 2017

LAUDA DENIES MERCEDES TO JOIN F1 QUIT THREAT

Niki Lauda has denied that Mercedes might join Ferrari in threatening to quit F1.

MASSA TO ACCEPT FIA ROLE

The soon-to-be-retired Felipe Massa is set to take on an FIA role in the future.

RED BULL HOPING TO GET THROUGH RENAULT PARTS CRISIS

Red Bull is hoping for the best as the troubled end to engine supplier Renault's season concludes next weekend in Abu Dhabi.

VILLENEUVE, MONTOYA, QUESTION KUBICA COMEBACK

Two former F1 drivers have cast doubt on Robert Kubica's ability to successfully return to formula one next year.

BOTTAS MUST BECOME F1 KILLER SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff has urged second Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas to become more of an F1 "killer".

15 NOVEMBER 2017

MONTEZEMOLO PUTS BRAKES ON VETTEL WIN

Two former F1 luminaries have put the brakes on Ferrari's optimism after Sebastian Vettel won in Brazil.

MAGNUSSEN HEADING TO COURT IN JANUARY

Kevin Magnussen will be heading to court next January.

NEW RULES TO MAKE F1 LIKE DRIVING A BUS SAYS HAMILTON

Lewis Hamilton says next year's cars will be like driving "a bus".

HORNER, STEINER, DEFEND LIBERTY'S F1 PLANS

Christian Horner has defended Liberty Media's vision of the future of F1.

RICCIARDO NOT SURE FERRARI DREAM F1 MOVE

Daniel Ricciardo is not sure Ferrari could be his next team in F1.

ROSBERG OPEN TO FIXING HAMILTON FRIENDSHIP

Outgoing world champion Nico Rosberg says he is open to rekindling his old friendship with Lewis Hamilton.

14 NOVEMBER 2017

FERRARI SHOULD HAVE SIGNED VERSTAPPEN SAYS BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore thinks Ferrari has made a mistake by not signing Max Verstappen for the future.

RENAULT RAN OUT OF ENGINE PARTS IN 2017 SAYS VERSTAPPEN

Max Verstappen has admitted Renault turned down the power in Brazil.

KUBICA STRONG OPTION FOR WILLIAMS TEST SAYS LOWE

Paddy Lowe says Robert Kubica is "definitely a strong option" to get the green light for a test in Abu Dhabi.

MAGNUSSEN TUNES OUT F1 RUMOURS

Kevin Magnussen says he no longer pays attention to F1 rumours.

F1 OWNER SAYS BRAZIL SECURITY NOT OUR RESPONSIBILITY

F1 has hit the ball into the court of the race organisers, after a spate of violent incidents surrounding the Brazilian grand prix.

13 NOVEMBER 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - SPINNING WHEELS: THE KEYS TO VETTEL'S VICTORY

Brazilian GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Interlagos

2018 HARTLEY DEAL NOT SET IN STONE

A 2018 deal to race for Toro Rosso is not yet set in stone for Brendon Hartley.

SAO PAULO MAYOR PLAYS DOWN F1 VIOLENCE

Sao Paulo mayor Joao Doria has played down the violence that marred this year's Brazilian grand prix.

ALONSO NOT MY MENTOR SAYS VANDOORNE

Stoffel Vandoorne says he does not need Fernando Alonso's help in formula one.

ABU DHABI TEST FOR KUBICA NOT YET CONFIRMED

A test for Robert Kubica in Abu Dhabi is not quite set in stone.

VERSTAPPEN NOT SEEKING NUMBER 1 STATUS

Max Verstappen says he does not want to be Red Bull's 'number 1' driver.

HONDA SWITCH SHOULD HAVE TORO ROSSO WORRIED SAYS ALONSO

Toro Rosso should be "seriously worried" about its forthcoming future with Honda power.

LAUDA WORRIED ABOUT LIBERTY'S F1 VISION

Niki Lauda admits Liberty Media's vision of the future of formula one leaves him "worried".

12 NOVEMBER 2017

RACE NOTES - VETTEL WINS IN BRAZIL

Brazilian GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Brazilian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Brazilian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Brazilian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Brazilian GP - Race Results

RED BULL TRIES TO CALM TORO ROSSO-RENAULT ROW

Red Bull has stepped in to calm a spiralling dispute between its junior F1 team Toro Rosso and mutual engine supplier Renault.

KUBICA SET FOR POST-ABU DHABI WILLIAMS TEST

Robert Kubica looks set to get yet another chance to prove himself at the wheel of a formula one car.

VIOLENCE NO THREAT TO BRAZIL GP FUTURE SAYS MASSA

The latest violent incidents involving F1 personnel is evidence Brazil "needs to evolve".

11 NOVEMBER 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - CRASHING BOOKENDS

Brazilian GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Interlagos

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Brazilian GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Brazilian GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Brazilian GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Brazilian GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - INFINITESIMAL

Brazilian GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Interlagos

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Brazilian GP - Practice 3 Results

TORO ROSSO MAY MISS ABU DHABI?

Toro Rosso may have to sit out the 2017 finale in Abu Dhabi.

POINTS IN LAST TWO RACES TO COST FORCE INDIA MONEY

Force India is in the odd position of not particularly wanting to do well in Brazil and Abu Dhabi.

WILLIAMS NOT RUSHING TO ANNOUNCE DRIVER

Williams is not close to ending the wait over the identity of its second driver for 2018.

HUGO BOSS LEAVING F1 FOR FORMULA E

Fashion brand and long-time F1 sponsor Hugo Boss is leaving the category.

ROSBERG DOUBTS VETTEL CAN WIN 2018 TITLE

Nico Rosberg does not think Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari are ready to topple Mercedes in F1.

ALONSO POISED TO ANNOUNCE 2018 LE MANS FORAY

Fernando Alonso has refused to deny reports he will definitely contest the fabled Le Mans 24 hour race next year.

ZANDVOORT TO PRESS AHEAD WITH DUTCH GP BID

Zandvoort is a viable host of a relaunched Dutch grand prix.

BAKU ONLY MAJOR DRIVER MISTAKE SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel says his biggest mistake during his failed 2017 title bid was Baku.

F1 BOSS PLAYS DOWN FERRARI QUIT THREAT

New supremo Chase Carey has played down the tension between the sport's owners Liberty Media and F1's most famous team Ferrari.

10 NOVEMBER 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - A LOT OF FIGHT

Brazilian GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Interlagos

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Brazilian GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Brazilian GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Brazilian GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Brazilian GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - FASTEST EVER

Brazilian GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Interlagos

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Brazilian GP - Practice 1 Results

ALONSO NOT DENYING LE MANS TEST REPORTS

Fernando Alonso is not denying speculation he is on a fast track to next year's Le Mans.

RED BULL CLEAR ABOUT ENGINE FUTURE

Red Bull may already know what engine it will use in 2019.

WEHRLEIN ADMITS WILLIAMS ONLY OPTION FOR 2018

Pascal Wehrlein has admitted Williams is his last hope of staying on the F1 grid for 2018.

CHAMPION HAMILTON CAUGHT COLD AFTER TITLE WIN

After wrapping up his fourth title two weeks ago, Lewis Hamilton has emerged in Brazil with a cold.

FAMILY FRIEND SAYS SCHUMACHER DOING WELL

There is still hope Michael Schumacher might one day return to a normal life.

FORCE INDIA DUO FREE TO RACE IN BRAZIL SAYS PEREZ

Force India has lifted the standing team orders preventing Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon from going wheel-to-wheel in races.

BOTTAS NOT RULING OUT HAMILTON TEAM ORDERS

Valtteri Bottas is targeting second place behind his teammate Lewis Hamilton in the 2017 world championship.

9 NOVEMBER 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Brazilian GP - Thursday Press Conference

HAMILTON DETERMINED TO RIDE TAX STORM

Lewis Hamilton insists the "storm" surrounding his tax affairs won't derail his push for victory this weekend.

BRAWN, NOT LAUDA, CONVINCED HAMILTON TO MAKE F1 SWITCH

Lewis Hamilton has corrected the industry-standard story about how he decided to switch from McLaren to Mercedes some years ago.

HAMILTON TO KEEP SIGHTS ON VETTEL BEYOND 2017

Lewis Hamilton says he will remain focused on beating Sebastian Vettel over the next few years in formula one.

HAMILTON JUST AS GOOD AS SENNA, SCHUMACHER SAYS MASSA

Lewis Hamilton is just as much a legend of F1 as Ayrton Senna or Michael Schumacher.

GIOVINAZZI NOT GIVING UP ON 2018 F1 DREAM

Antonio Giovinazzi says he still has his eye on the big "dream" of racing in formula one for Ferrari.

SAINZ FENDS OFF 2019 RED BULL SWITCH RUMOURS

Carlos Sainz has batted away rumours his stay at Renault could be fleeting.

MCLAREN ADAPTING 2018 CAR FOR RENAULT ENGINE

McLaren is reportedly working hard to adapt its 2018 car to the very different Renault engine.

8 NOVEMBER 2017

FOUR ENGINE MAKERS EYEING 2021 RULES

Up to four or more engine suppliers may be interested in joining F1 in 2021.

TOYOTA NOT DENYING ALONSO SEAT FITTING

Fernando Alonso looks to be shaping up for a Le Mans foray in 2018.

MASSA SET FOR SABBATICAL YEAR IN 2018

Felipe Massa says it is possible he will take a "sabbatical" next year before returning to motor racing in 2019.

HORNER OPPOSED TO FRIDAY PRACTICE AXE

Red Bull boss Christian Horner is not sure scrapping Friday practice is the right way forwards for formula one.

ANDRETTI ADMITS EYEING F1 TEAM ENTRY

Former F1 driver Michael Andretti has admitted he would like to re-enter the sport as a team owner.

BERGER'S NEPHEW TO SECURE F1 RESERVE ROLE

Gerhard Berger's nephew looks set to secure a regular job in formula one.

7 NOVEMBER 2017

TORO ROSSO NOT WORRIED ABOUT HONDA SWITCH

Franz Tost says he is looking forward to Toro Rosso's switch to works Honda power for 2018.

HAMILTON NAMED IN PARADISE PAPERS

World champion Lewis Hamilton has found himself at the centre of an international tax avoidance scandal.

6 NOVEMBER 2017

MERCEDES, FERRARI HIT BACK AT LIBERTY PLANS

Top teams Ferrari and Mercedes are pushing back against Liberty Media's plans to modernise formula one.

NO EXCUSE FOR BEING BEHIND VERSTAPPEN SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo says he has no "excuse" for being regularly humbled by his young teammate Max Verstappen this year.

ROSBERG RULES OUT F1 COMEBACK

Nico Rosberg has once again dismissed any claims he might be thinking about returning to F1.

PEREZ SURPRISED BY TEAMMATE OCON'S 2017 PACE

Sergio Perez has admitted he was impressed by the performance of his rookie Force India teammate Esteban Ocon this year.

PIRELLI TO INTRODUCE SIXTH TYRE IN 2018

Pirelli is planning to introduce a sixth tyre compound for 2018.

MCLAREN SET TO ANNOUNCE 2018 RESERVE DRIVER

The driver market is still simmering at the tail end of 2017.

LIBERTY, FIA HELPED BROKER COMPLEX DEAL SAYS BROWN

Liberty Media and the FIA helped to keep Fernando Alonso at McLaren and Honda in formula one.

WHITING REJECTS NEED FOR PERMANENT F1 STEWARDS

Gunther Steiner thinks F1 needs a panel of permanent race stewards.

4 NOVEMBER 2017

MASSA TO RETIRE FROM F1

Felipe Massa has announced that he will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2017 season.

3 NOVEMBER 2017

VETTEL TO SKIP 2018 RACE OF CHAMPIONS

Sebastian Vettel has counted himself out of next year's running of the well-known Race of Champions event.

MARCHIONNE ISSUES NEW FERRARI QUIT THREAT

President Sergio Marchionne has threatened to pull Ferrari out of formula one.

2 NOVEMBER 2017

RED BULL IS TRUE TOP TEAM FOR VERSTAPPEN

Max Verstappen's father is confident the 20-year-old has selected a true "top team" to race for through 2020.

FERRARI NOT RULING OUT USING VETO FOR ENGINE RULES

Ferrari is not ruling out using its controversial 'veto' to block Liberty Media's plans for the future of F1.

BOSS ADMITS HAAS MAY HAVE STARTED 2018 CAR TOO EARLY

Gunther Steiner said only time will tell if Haas' decision to abandon the 2017 car project quite early was the right one.

VETTEL NOT AFRAID OF HAMILTON

Sebastian Vettel is already setting his sights on stopping Lewis Hamilton from winning yet another title in 2018.

1 NOVEMBER 2017

RED BULL CAN WAIT FOR RICCIARDO DECISION SAYS HORNER

Red Bull is prepared to wait for Daniel Ricciardo to make his decision about staying with the team beyond 2018.

2018 MERCEDES WILL SUIT BOTTAS BETTER SAYS LAUDA

Mercedes is promising to build a car more suitable for Valtteri Bottas' driving style in 2018.

ALONSO CAN WIN 2018 TITLE SAYS FITTIPALDI

F1 legend Emerson Fittipaldi thinks Fernando Alonso could have a title-winning car on his hands next year.

FORMER ENGINEER SAYS FERRARI MUST END CRISIS

Ferrari too easily slips into a "crisis" that it then finds difficult to escape from.

GRAVEL TRAPS NOT SIMPLE ANSWER SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso has sided with F1 race director Charlie Whiting over the issue of getting rid of the circuits' asphalt run-off zones.

MERCEDES NOT HAPPY WITH 2021 ENGINE CONCEPT SAYS WOLFF

Mercedes has come out in opposition to Liberty Media's proposed new engine formula for 2021.

31 OCTOBER 2017

HAMILTON EXPECTS EASY CONTRACT TALKS

Lewis Hamilton thinks talks about his next Mercedes contract will be "easy".

ALONSO KEEN TO TEST RENAULT ENGINE

He may have two Honda-powered grands prix still ahead of him, but Fernando Alonso is already looking ahead to next year's pre-season tests.

RENAULT RELIABILITY UNACCEPTABLE SAYS HULKENBERG

Nico Hulkenberg says Renault's lack of reliability has become "unacceptable".

SAUBER DECIDES TO DROP WEHRLEIN FOR 2018?

Sauber has reportedly decided to drop Pascal Wehrlein from its 2018 driver lineup.

30 OCTOBER 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - THE CRUNCH: HOW A CRUNCHING MOMENT MADE HAMILTON CHAMPION AND VERSTAPPEN A WINNER

Mexican GP - Race Report
By Dan Knutson in Mexico City

HAMILTON TITLE WIN VERY EASY SAYS ALONSO

Despite a difficult race in Mexico, Lewis Hamilton cruised to an "easy" championship win in 2017.

MARCHIONNE SLAMS ECCLESTONE HOGWASH

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne has hit back at Bernie Ecclestone following the former F1 supremo's controversial comments of last week.

BRIATORE BACKS LIBERTY'S BUDGET CAP

Flavio Briatore thinks F1's new owners Liberty Media are doing the right thing to modernise the sport.

WILLIAMS ADMITS KVYAT IN RUNNING FOR 2018 SEAT

Williams has confirmed that Daniil Kvyat could be in the running for a 2018 seat.

29 OCTOBER 2017

RACE NOTES - VERSTAPPEN WINS IN MEXICO, HAMILTON TAKES TITLE

Mexican GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Mexican GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Mexican GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Mexican GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Mexican GP - Race Results

WOLFF SAYS ECCLESTONE COLLUSION CLAIMS NONSENSE

Toto Wolff has described as "nonsense" claims that Bernie Ecclestone, the FIA and Mercedes have helped Ferrari to be more competitive.

HAMILTON BEST POSSIBLE AMBASSADOR FOR F1 SAYS CAREY

Chase Carey says he is delighted with the likely outcome of Sunday's Mexican grand prix.

TOST, SAINZ TIP KVYAT TO REBUILD F1 CAREER

Franz Tost and Carlos Sainz have tipped Daniil Kvyat to bounce back from his axe from the Red Bull programme.

FORCE INDIA WOULD RELEASE OCON TO MERCEDES

Force India has acknowledged it may lose Esteban Ocon after 2018.

28 OCTOBER 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - VETTEL TURNS 50

Mexican GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Mexico City

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Mexican GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Mexican GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Mexican GP - Saturday Team Quotes

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Mexican GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - MAX RECORD

Mexican GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Mexico City

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Mexican GP - Practice 3 Results

FOUR CANDIDATES TO REPLACE MASSA IN 2018

Including an increasingly impatient Felipe Massa, there are now five serious candidates to be Lance Stroll's 2018 teammate at Williams.

SAUBER NOT READY TO NAME 2018 DRIVERS

Boss Frederic Vasseur is refusing to say who will drive for Sauber in 2018.

GASLY, HARTLEY NOT GUARANTEED 2018 SEATS

Toro Rosso looks set to head into the 2018 season with the driver lineup seen at this weekend's Mexican grand prix.

RICCIARDO IN NO RUSH TO DECIDE FUTURE

Daniel Ricciardo says he is calm despite the fact F1's top three teams appear to have set their direction in terms of drivers for the future.

ECCLESTONE SAYS FIA HELPED FERRARI TO WIN

Former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has admitted he, the FIA and rival teams would often "help" Ferrari to be more successful in formula one.

VERSTAPPEN NOT WORRIED ABOUT RED BULL ENGINE FUTURE

Max Verstappen insists he is "not worried" about Red Bull's current engine situation.

UNWELL MAGNUSSEN WILL QUALIFY IN MEXICO

Haas boss Gunther Steiner says Kevin Magnussen will be well enough to qualify for the Mexican grand prix on Saturday.

27 OCTOBER 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - FAST MAN DAN

Mexican GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Mexico City

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Mexican GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Mexican GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Mexican GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Mexican GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - SLIPPERY START

Mexican GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Mexico City

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Mexican GP - Practice 1 Results

HAMILTON WANTS TITLE WITH MEXICO WIN

Lewis Hamilton says he has no intention of playing it safe with a mathematical game in the Mexican grand prix.

HULKENBERG HAS NO PROBLEM WITH FAST TEAMMATE SAINZ

Nico Hulkenberg insists the arrival of his new teammate Carlos Sainz poses him "no problem".

LIBERTY SET TO UNVEIL 2021 ENGINE RULES

Liberty Media is now mere days from revealing the 2021 engine rules to the F1 teams.

FIA EXPECTED VERSTAPPEN APOLOGY

F1's governing body made clear in Mexico it wanted a public apology from Max Verstappen.

GROSJEAN MOVES ON AFTER SHUTUP VIDEO

Romain Grosjean says he has moved on after being told to "shutup" during last Sunday's US grand prix.

SAINZ DENIES IMPROVING IMAGE AFTER RENAULT SWITCH

Carlos Sainz has denied he has had to change his personal image after switching from Toro Rosso to Renault.

OCON UPS MEXICO SECURITY AFTER DEATH THREATS

Esteban Ocon has upped his security after receiving death threats ahead of the Mexican grand prix.

ALONSO NOT DENYING DAYTONA COULD BE LE MANS PRELUDE

Fernando Alonso has not denied that his prototype sports car debut next January could be a precursor to also racing at Le Mans in 2018.

26 OCTOBER 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Mexican GP - Thursday Press Conference

MCLAREN EYES RETURN TO PODIUM IN 2018

McLaren wants Renault to power the once-great British team back to the podium in 2018.

VERSTAPPEN STEWARD SALO RECEIVED DEATH THREATS

Former F1 Mika Salo says he received death threats after deciding to penalise Max Verstappen in Austin last Sunday.

HULKENBERG GIVES THUMBS-UP TO THREE-CAR GRID ROWS PLAN

Nico Hulkenberg has given the thumbs up to plans to radically reform the F1 starting grid.

LIBERTY BUYS MANOR WIND TUNNEL MODEL

Liberty Media will do independent wind tunnel research before finalising the aerodynamic regulations for 2021.

BRAZIL GP NEAR SAO PAULO SAFE UNTIL 2020 SAYS MAYOR

Brazil's formula one race at Sao Paulo is not under threat.

RENAULT BOOSTS F1 BUDGET WITH FORMULA E EXIT

The French carmaker Renault has freed up more resources for its works F1 team.

KVYAT IN RUNNING FOR WILLIAMS SEAT SAYS ERMILIN

Daniil Kvyat's F1 career might not be over.

25 OCTOBER 2017

MIXED REACTION TO INDY 500-STYLE F1 SPECTACLE

The Indy 500-style spectacle before last weekend's US grand prix drew a mixed reaction from F1's insiders.

VERSTAPPEN REFUSES TO RETRACT IDIOT INSULT

Max Verstappen says he will not apologise for calling an F1 steward an "idiot" after the US grand prix.

KVYAT WILL NOT RETURN TO F1 SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko says Daniil Kvyat will not return to F1 with Red Bull backing.

HARD TO WIN TEAM TITLE WITH RAIKKONEN SAYS BRIATORE

Flavio Briatore has questioned Ferrari's decision to stick with Kimi Raikkonen for 2018.

24 OCTOBER 2017

F1 COULD SCRAP TWO BY TWO RACE GRID

F1 owner Liberty is considering shaking up the sport's traditional weekend format.

VERSTAPPEN IN TROUBLE FOR CALLING STEWARD IDIOT

Max Verstappen could be in trouble for insulting an FIA steward.

VETTEL DEFENDS ARRIVABENE AMID AXE RUMOURS

Sebastian Vettel has backed Ferrari's reportedly endangered team boss Maurizio Arrivabene.

SAINZ MADE KVYAT LOOK NOT GOOD ENOUGH SAYS MONTOYA

Carlos Sainz received widespread praise for his impressive Renault debut in Austin.

23 OCTOBER 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - BARELY ALIVE: HOW HAMILTON ALL BUT SMOTHERED VETTEL'S CHAMPIONSHIP HOPES

United States GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Austin

TORO ROSSO TO PAIR HARTLEY AND GASLY FOR MEXICO

Scuderia Toro Rosso has announced that they will be pairing Pierre Gasly and Bendon Hartley for their driver lineup for the Mexican Grand Prix this week.

LAUDA TO SEEK OUT WHITING AFTER VERSTAPPEN PENALTY

Niki Lauda says he will speak to F1 race director Charlie Whiting after Max Verstappen's controversial expulsion from the podium in Austin.

MARCHIONNE PLAYS DOWN ARRIVABENE AXE REPORTS

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne has played down speculation team boss Maurizio Arrivabene could soon be ousted.

FERRARI EASY TO BEAT WHEN EMOTIONAL SAYS LAUDA

Ferrari is "easy to beat" when emotions are running high at the Italian team.

MARCHIONNE TIPS 2021 ENGINE RULES QUARRELS

Sergio Marchionne says he will not sacrifice "Ferrari DNA" in the next round of talks about the 2021 engine rules.

KVYAT YET TO DISCUSS FUTURE WITH MARKO

Daniil Kvyat says he still has not sat down to discuss his future in F1 with Dr Helmut Marko.

WEHRLEIN SET TO LOSE MERCEDES BACKING

Pascal Wehrlein could be set to lose the backing of Mercedes.

22 OCTOBER 2017

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS AUSTIN

United States GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

United States GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

United States GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

United States GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

United States GP - Race Results

RICCIARDO EYES MERCEDES MOVE FOR 2019

Daniel Ricciardo could be headed to Mercedes for 2019.

HAMILTON ON SCHUMACHER AND SENNA LEVEL SAYS MASSA

Felipe Massa thinks Lewis Hamilton will fully deserve his place among the true F1 greats if he wins a fourth world championship.

ALONSO NOT SURPRISED WITH SAINZ PACE

Fernando Alonso says he is "not surprised" his countryman and friend Carlos Sainz is straight on the pace at Renault.

KVYAT LOOKS AHEAD TO MEETING WITH MARKO

Daniil Kvyat has hinted he would prefer to leave formula one if his new role is to be race-by-race.

MCLAREN CONSIDERS ORANGE LIVERY FOR 2018

McLaren is not ruling out a switch to a full orange livery for 2018.

ARRIVABENE AXE REPORTS PREMATURE?

Reports Ferrari is set to dump its team boss Maurizio Arrivabene may be premature.

21 OCTOBER 2017

QUALIFYING REPORT - THE SWEEPER

United States GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Austin

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

United States GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

United States GP - Saturday Team Quotes

SATURDAY PHOTOS

United States GP - Saturday Photos

QUALIFYING RESULTS

United States GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - A CLOSER BATTLE

United States GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Austin

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

United States GP - Practice 3 Results

F1 EYES NETFLIX DEAL FOR 2018

F1 could be set to team up with the popular internet streaming service Netflix.

OFFICIAL MEETS TILKE OVER ROTTERDAM PLANS

Rotterdam has sped into pole position to secure a Dutch grand prix in the future.

RED BULL WANTS RICCIARDO FOR 2019 AND 2020

Red Bull has now set its sights on extending Daniel Ricciardo's contract.

ENGINE PLANS KEY TO VERSTAPPEN DEAL SAYS MARKO

Max Verstappen has not denied that his new Red Bull contract includes higher pay.

NO TALKS WITH OTHER TEAMS SAYS MASSA

Felipe Massa has admitted that if Williams ousts him, he will leave formula one completely.

HARTLEY IN RUNNING FOR 2018 SEAT SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko has admitted for the first time that Brendon Hartley is in the running for a 2018 seat at Toro Rosso.

BINOTTO TO REPLACE ARRIVABENE AS FERRARI BOSS?

Maurizio Arrivabene looks set to be the victim of Ferrari's terrible end to its 2017 championship challenge.

20 OCTOBER 2017

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - ONCE AGAIN

United States GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Austin

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

United States GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

United States GP - Friday Team Quotes

FRIDAY PHOTOS

United States GP - Friday Photos

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

United States GP - Practice 2 Results

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - THE NEXT STEP

United States GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Austin

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

United States GP - Practice 1 Results

RED BULL EXTENDS VERSTAPPEN CONTRACT THROUGH 2020

Red Bull and Max Verstappen have agreed a contract extension which will see the Dutch driver continue driving with the team through the 2020 Formula One season.

VETTEL URGES AGAINST BIG CHANGES AT FERRARI

Amid rumblings of looming changes, Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari should actually stay the course.

VERSTAPPEN WOULD PREFER TO AVOID TOP TEAM SWITCH

Max Verstappen has suggested he would prefer to stay at Red Bull rather than switch to a rival team.

HARTLEY NOT RULING OUT LONGER F1 ADVENTURE

Brendon Hartley says his future is unclear beyond Sunday's US grand prix.

KVYAT UNSURE IF AUSTIN IS LAST F1 RACE

Daniil Kvyat admitted in Austin that he is not sure if he will remain in his Toro Rosso seat beyond Sunday's US grand prix.

HAMILTON DECIDES AGAINST TAKING A KNEE

Lewis Hamilton says he will not 'take a knee' before Sunday's US grand prix.

ALONSO, MCLAREN DENY CONTRACT FOR ONE YEAR ONLY

Fernando Alonso has denied his new McLaren contract is for one year only.

MASSA INTERESTED IN LIBERTY MEDIA ROLE

Felipe Massa says he would be interested in a role with Liberty Media once his F1 career ends.

VERSTAPPEN UNMOVED BY DUTCH STREET RACE REPORTS

Max Verstappen says he is not getting excited about reports F1 could be heading to the streets of his native Holland.

WEHRLEIN HOPES TO KNOW FUTURE BEFORE ABU DHABI

Pascal Wehrlein has admitted his future could remain in doubt for some time.

19 OCTOBER 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

United States GP - Thursday Press Conference

MCLAREN EXTENDS ALONSO CONTRACT

McLaren has announced that it has extended its contract with Fernando Alonso for the 2018 season.

FRENCH AUTHORITIES INVESTIGATE LIBERTY TAKEOVER

French anti-corruption authorities are investigating the FIA over Liberty Media's acquisition of formula one.

RED BULL STARTED 2018 CAR DESIGN EARLY SAYS RICCIARDO

Daniel Ricciardo says Red Bull got an early start with the design of its car for 2018.

SAUDI ARABIA TO HOST RACE OF CHAMPIONS

F1 drivers will head to Saudi Arabia early next year for the annual Race of Champions.

HARTLEY PREPARES FOR BIG STEP IN AUSTIN

Brendon Hartley has admitted getting up to speed straight away in Austin will be difficult.

PRESSURE ON HAMILTON'S SHOULDERS IN AUSTIN SAYS GLOCK

The pressure has switched from Sebastian Vettel to Lewis Hamilton's shoulders ahead of the US grand prix.

ROSBERG NOT EYEING JOB AS TEAM BOSS YET

Nico Rosberg is not ruling out a future as a motor racing team boss.

18 OCTOBER 2017

MERCEDES COULD CHANGE CAR CONCEPT FOR 2018

Mercedes could be set to change direction completely with the concept of its 2018 car.

MCLAREN COULD ANNOUNCE ALONSO DEAL ON THURSDAY

McLaren could be mere hours away from announcing that Fernando Alonso is staying with the British team in 2018.

HAMILTON MUST KEEP FOCUS TO WIN TITLE SAYS ROSBERG

Lewis Hamilton should keep his composure to secure victory in this year's world championship.

PADDY LOWE NOT COMMENTING ON KUBICA TEST

Paddy Lowe is remaining quiet about Robert Kubica's chances of joining Williams in 2018.

F1 ENGINE EXPERT JOINS RED BULL SPONSOR ASTON MARTIN

Aston Martin appears to have taken another step closer to formula one.

GASLY THINKS HONDA RELATIONSHIP WILL HELP IN 2018

Pierre Gasly thinks his experience in working with Honda will help him in formula one next year.

MICK SCHUMACHER TO STAY FOR SECOND F3 SEASON

Mick Schumacher will stay for another season in European F3 next year.

17 OCTOBER 2017

KVYAT'S F1 RETURN COULD BE ONE-OFF?

Daniil Kvyat's F1 return this weekend could be fleeting.

HONDA RELATIONSHIP DIFFICULT WITH ALONSO

Yusuke Hasegawa admits some of his colleagues at Honda did not appreciate Fernando Alonso's forthright criticism.

SPONSOR TO SWITCH F1 TEAMS WITH SAINZ

A sponsor looks set to follow Carlos Sainz from Toro Rosso to Renault.

MCLAREN INDYCAR TEAM YEARS AWAY SAYS BROWN

Years will pass before McLaren fields a team in the full Indycar season.

16 OCTOBER 2017

BOTTAS MUST BELIEVE HE CAN CATCH UP SAYS COULTHARD

Former F1 driver David Coulthard has urged Valtteri Bottas to "work hard" to get back on terms with his teammate.

MCLAREN NEEDS TIME TO CATCH RED BULL SAYS BOULLIER

McLaren will need some time to catch up with the top Renault-powered team in F1.

LIBERTY DON'T WANT ME AT RACES SAYS ECCLESTONE

Bernie Ecclestone says Liberty Media is not making him welcome at grands prix.

MAYOR SAYS PIRELLI WANTS TO BUY INTERLAGOS

Pirelli could be looking to buy the Brazilian grand prix venue at Interlagos.

SCHUMACHER FAMILY SHOULD TELL TRUTH SAYS WEBER

Michael Schumacher's former manager thinks the family of the F1 legend should come clean with his millions of fans.

HAMILTON-VETTEL DUEL TO RESUME IN 2018 SAYS BERGER

Gerhard Berger is predicting a "big battle" between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel for the 2018 championship.

13 OCTOBER 2017

HULKENBERG EXPECTS NEW TEAMMATE SAINZ TO BE FAST

Nico Hulkenberg says he expects his new Renault teammate to be "fast".

MENTOR TIPS HARTLEY TO ACCEPT TORO ROSSO SEAT

New Zealander Brendon Hartley is expected to be drafted into Toro Rosso's lineup for a one-off appearance next weekend in Austin.

ALONSO SAYS STILL NO DECISION OVER F1 FUTURE

The F1 world is still waiting to hear if Fernando Alonso will still be on the grid in 2018.

VETTEL CAN STILL WIN 2017 TITLE SAYS SUSIE WOLFF

Susie Wolff thinks the race for the world championship is still "open".

12 OCTOBER 2017

ROSBERG CONSIDERING REGULAR PUNDIT JOB

Nico Rosberg is considering a more regular job in the F1 paddock.

FERRARI WILL NEVER GIVE UP SAYS ARRIVABENE

Embattled team boss Maurizio Arrivabene says Ferrari will "never give up".

RAIKKONEN TIPS FERRARI TO BE STRONGER IN 2018

Kimi Raikkonen thinks Ferrari will be even stronger in 2018.

WOLFF, LAUDA NOT CELEBRATING HAMILTON TITLE YET

Mercedes' two team bosses are refusing to celebrate the 2017 title yet.

SPANISH WOMAN TO FIX FERRARI QUALITY

Ferrari has appointed a Spanish woman to help "fix" car reliability problems that have marred the team's push for the 2017 title.

WILLIAMS TO KEEP KUBICA TEST NEWS PRIVATE SAYS LOWE

Williams is not releasing information about Robert Kubica's test that took place at Silverstone this week.

11 OCTOBER 2017

LIBERTY POISED TO TELL TEAMS F1 FUTURE PLANS

F1 owner Liberty Media is poised to present to teams the sport's post-2020 engine concept.

WOLFF HITS BACK AT MARKO OVER STYLE COMMENT

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has hit back at his Red Bull counterpart Dr Helmut Marko.

MCLAREN COULD LET ALONSO RACE AT DAYTONA

McLaren could let Fernando Alonso contest the famous Daytona 24 hour endurance sports car race early next year.

VETTEL NOT THINKING ABOUT F1 RETIREMENT

Sebastian Vettel says he is not thinking about his retirement from F1.

F1 LOOKING INTO DUTCH STREET RACE

F1 could be looking to stage a race on the streets of the Dutch capital.

VANDOORNE STRUGGLED IN F1 SPOTLIGHT SAYS BOULLIER

McLaren is now happy with the performance of Stoffel Vandoorne.

ABU DHABI WANTS TO KEEP HOSTING F1 FINALE

Abu Dhabi wants to hold onto its place at the very tail-end of F1's calendar.

10 OCTOBER 2017

TORO ROSSO TO ANNOUNCE GASLY'S US GP REPLACEMENT

Team owner Red Bull will imminently decide who will replace Toro Rosso's Pierre Gasly at the US grand prix next weekend.

MARCHIONNE STILL BELIEVES IN VETTEL TITLE

Sergio Marchionne insists Ferrari's 2017 title charge is not over.

MASSA SHOULD RETIRE SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko thinks Felipe Massa should retire.

ALONSO TO BLAME FOR BAD CAREER CHOICES SAYS ROSBERG

Only Fernando Alonso is to blame for the Spaniard's failure to add another title to his tally in over a decade.

RED BULL WANTS RICCIARDO UNTIL 2020

Red Bull wants to keep Daniel Ricciardo beyond next year.

MERCEDES NOT WORRIED ABOUT HAMILTON ENGINE

Mercedes is not worried about an engine problem aboard runaway championship leader Lewis Hamilton's car.

KUBICA WILL NOT RACE TORO ROSSO IN AUSTIN SAYS ROSBERG

Co-manager Nico Rosberg has counted Robert Kubica out of the running for a one-off debut in Austin next weekend.

BEATING HULKENBERG WILL NOT BE EASY SAYS SAINZ

Carlos Sainz says he is happy to make the switch to Renault earlier than originally planned.

9 OCTOBER 2017

JAPANESE SUPPLIER BLAMED FOR VETTEL FAILURE

Fingers of blame are pointing at a team supplier, after Ferrari's 2017 title campaign turned into a Japanese nightmare.

BOTTAS EMERGING FROM PERFORMANCE SLUMP SAYS WOLFF

Toto Wolff says Valtteri Bottas is starting to rebuild his confidence after a performance slump late in 2017.

AUSTIN SEAT STILL NOT CONFIRMED FOR GASLY

It still is not clear whether Pierre Gasly will race for Toro Rosso next time out at Austin.

RACE ANALYSIS - NOT EASY BUT MASSIVE: HOW HAMILTON WON

Japanese GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Suzuka

8 OCTOBER 2017

RACE NOTES - HAMILTON WINS AGAIN AT SUZUKA

Japanese GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Japanese GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Japanese GP - Sunday Team Quotes

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Japanese GP - Sunday Press Conference

RACE RESULTS

Japanese GP - Race Results

ROSBERG CRITICAL OF BOTTAS CRISIS OPENNESS

Nico Rosberg has criticised his Mercedes successor Valtteri Bottas for being too open about his current "crisis".

RAIKKONEN BETTER THAN EVER SAYS VILLENEUVE

1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve thinks Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen is riding a crest of career form.

NO TORO ROSSO SEAT FOR WEHRLEIN SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko has denied rumours Pascal Wehrlein could be in the running to race for Toro Rosso in 2018.

PROFESSIONAL WILLIAMS TEAM WOULD KEEP ME SAYS MASSA

Felipe Massa seems unhappy with the Williams team.

MERCEDES HAS NOT SOLVED PACE PROBLEM SAYS LAUDA

Mercedes has not solved the problems that left it arguably the third-fastest team just a week ago in Malaysia.

VERSTAPPEN RUMOURS NOT A WORRY SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko says he is not losing sleep over rumours Max Verstappen could be on the move.

7 OCTOBER 2017

SAINZ TO JOIN RENAULT IN AUSTIN

Renault has announced that Jolyon Palmer will leave the team following the Japanese GP, and his place will be taken by Carlos Sainz for the rest of the season.

QUALIFYING REPORT - SMASHED

Japanese GP - Qualifying Report
By Dan Knutson in Suzuka

SATURDAY PHOTOS

Japanese GP - Saturday Photos

SATURDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Japanese GP - Saturday Press Conference

SATURDAY TEAM QUOTES

Japanese GP - Saturday Team Quotes

DRIVERS TO WEAR GLOVE SENSOR IN 2018

F1 drivers will wear a biometric sensor in their gloves from 2018.

2018 ALONSO DEAL MERE DAYS FROM ANNOUNCEMENT

McLaren could be now just days away from announcing a new deal for Fernando Alonso.

RICCIARDO ON DRIVER MARKET UNDERSTANDABLE SAYS MARKO

Daniel Ricciardo going on the market for 2019 is "understandable".

QUALIFYING RESULTS

Japanese GP - Qualifying Results

PRACTICE 3 REPORT - FAST AND CRASH

Japanese GP - Practice 3 Report
By Dan Knutson in Suzuka

PRACTICE 3 RESULTS

Japanese GP - Practice 3 Results

TEAMS TO DISCUSS BUDKOWSKI LEAVE IN MEETING

The issue of Marcin Budkowski's 'gardening leave' will be discussed during the next F1 strategy group meeting.

BOULLIER STILL PUSHING FOR ALONSO SIGNATURE

Eric Boullier is pushing hard to get Fernando Alonso's signature on a McLaren contract for 2018.

NORRIS COULD REPLACE BUTTON AS MCLAREN RESERVE

Eric Boullier has admitted Jenson Button could leave his role as official McLaren reserve driver next year.

GASLY ADMITS FUTURE STILL UNCERTAIN

Pierre Gasly says he is still unsure how he will spend the remainder of the 2017 season -- and then whether he will step up with a full Toro Rosso seat next year.

6 OCTOBER 2017

F1 WANTS GERMANY ON CALENDAR SAYS CAREY

Chase Carey says F1 wants to keep Germany on the calendar.

PRACTICE 2 REPORT - SOAKED

Japanese GP - Practice 2 Report
By Dan Knutson in Suzuka

ALONSO NOT COMMENTING ON CATALONIA ISSUE

Fernando Alonso is refusing to weigh into the political turmoil in Spain.

BOTTAS STRUGGLE IS MERCEDES FAULT SAYS LAUDA

Niki Lauda says struggling Valtteri Bottas is not to blame for his collapse in form.

FRIDAY PHOTOS

Japanese GP - Friday Photos

FRIDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Japanese GP - Friday Press Conference

FRIDAY TEAM QUOTES

Japanese GP - Friday Team Quotes

PRACTICE 2 RESULTS

Japanese GP - Practice 2 Results

MASSA QUESTIONS KUBICA-DI RESTA SHOOTOUT

Felipe Massa has questioned the wisdom of Williams' apparent decision to hold a 'shootout' test between Robert Kubica and Paul di Resta.

DRIVERS ADMIT 2017 MERCEDES DIFFICULT TO DRIVE

Mercedes' two drivers have admitted their 2017 car is difficult to drive.

VERSTAPPEN FEELS BETTER AFTER MALAYSIA ILLNESS

Max Verstappen says he is feeling better after his illness in Malaysia.

VERSTAPPEN HOPES FOR MAGIC RENAULT BUTTON IN 2018

Max Verstappen hopes Renault heads into 2018 with a "magic" button for him to press.

ERICSSON SAYS WEIGHT HELD HIM BACK IN 2017

Marcus Ericsson says extra weight has held him back in 2017.

SAINZ NOT PLANNING FOR 2019 SEASON YET

Carlos Sainz says he is not yet thinking about 2019.

MCLAREN CAN WIN WITH RENAULT POWER SAYS ALONSO

Fernando Alonso thinks Renault can power McLaren to race wins in 2018.

DRIVERS CONFIDENT OF FERRARI TURBO FIX

Ferrari's drivers say the team has fixed a technical problem that ruined their weekend in Malaysia.

2018 CARS WILL BE READY WITH HALO SAYS STEINER

F1 teams will be ready with Halo-equipped cars next year.

PRACTICE 1 REPORT - ANTICIPATION

Japanese GP - Practice 1 Report
By Dan Knutson in Suzuka

PRACTICE 1 RESULTS

Japanese GP - Practice 1 Results

5 OCTOBER 2017

THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Japanese GP - Thursday Press Conference

PEREZ RECOVERED AFTER MALAYSIA VIRUS

Sergio Perez says he has recovered completely after a stomach virus affected his weekend in Malaysia.

NO GEARBOX PENALTY FOR VETTEL IN JAPAN

Sebastian Vettel's Japanese grand prix weekend has started well.

VETTEL UNLIKELY TO WIN 2017 TITLE SAYS MASS

Lewis Hamilton is now on a march towards the 2017 title.

BRAWN IMPRESSED BY ROOKIES VANDOORNE, STROLL

Ross Brawn says two F1 rookies have impressed him this year.

MAGNUSSEN SAYS F1 RULES NONSENSE

Kevin Magnussen has described as "nonsense" the amount of penalties handed out to F1 drivers.

SAINZ ADMITS TORO ROSSO FRUSTRATION

Carlos Sainz thinks the only thing stopping Toro Rosso from becoming a winning team is money.

WEHRLEIN A CONTENDER FOR WILLIAMS SEAT SAYS WOLFF

Pascal Wehrlein has emerged as a fourth candidate to become Lance Stroll's teammate at Williams next year.

RED BULL STRENGTH GOOD FOR VETTEL SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko thinks Red Bull's strength could play into the hands of former team driver Sebastian Vettel this weekend at Suzuka.

4 OCTOBER 2017

F1 SIGNS DEAL WITH ESPN FOR US TELEVISION COVERAGE

The Formula One group has signed a multi-year agreement with ESPN to broadcast Formula One in the United States.

KUBICA AND DI RESTA IN WILLIAMS SHOOTOUT

Robert Kubica will test for the Williams team later this month, amid reports he is a contender to replace Felipe Massa next year.

FORCE INDIA NAMED IN MALLYA MONEY LAUNDERING

Vijay Mallya is accused of laundering money related to his F1 team Force India.

VERSTAPPEN CAN WIN AGAIN IN 2017 SAYS LAMMERS

Max Verstappen could win another race before the end of the 2017 season.

MONTEZEMOLO BACKS UNRELIABLE FERRARI CAR

Luca di Montezemolo has backed Ferrari, amid criticism of the Italian marque's poor car reliability in Malaysia.

HAAS WANTS SEPANG TO PAY GROSJEAN REPAIR BILL

Gunther Steiner has confirmed reports he is seeking compensation for Haas' repair bill from last weekend's Malaysian grand prix.

RED BULL TO CONSIDER RICCIARDO REPLACEMENT SAYS MARKO

Dr Helmut Marko has admitted Red Bull is already looking for "alternatives" to Daniel Ricciardo for 2019.

MERCEDES USED BOTTAS AS ROAD BLOCK SAYS VETTEL

Sebastian Vettel has accused Valtteri Bottas of deliberately holding him up during last weekend's Malaysian grand prix.

3 OCTOBER 2017

VETTEL SET TO AVOID SUZUKA GRID PENALTY

Sebastian Vettel looks set to avoid a grid penalty at Suzuka this weekend.

F1 TO OPEN NEW YORK OFFICE

F1 will open a US-based office, a spokesman has confirmed.

SEPANG WINNER VERSTAPPEN HAS THE FLU

Max Verstappen has admitted he is not feeling well in the days before Sunday's Japanese grand prix.

HONDA SUCCESS WOULD MAKE MCLAREN LOOK SILLY

Zak Brown admits McLaren team management will look "silly" if Honda takes a huge step forward in 2018.

2 OCTOBER 2017

RACE ANALYSIS - NO BIRTHDAY PRESENTS: HOW VERSTAPPEN WON

Malaysian GP - Race Analysis
By Dan Knutson in Sepang

STROLL CRASH COULD COST VETTEL AT SUZUKA SAYS LAUDA

Sebastian Vettel's title hopes look set to take yet another hit, after a bizarre post-race incident in Malaysia.

MALAYSIA MAY RETURN TO F1 IN FUTURE

Sunday's Malaysian grand prix may not have been the last at Sepang.

STEINER DEFENDS BAD BOY MAGNUSSEN

Kevin Magnussen's boss has defended the under-fire Danish driver.

1 OCTOBER 2017

RACE NOTES - VERSTAPPEN WINS MALAYSIA

Malaysian GP - Race Notes
By Mark Karp

SUNDAY PHOTOS

Malaysian GP - Sunday Photos

SUNDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

Malaysian GP - Sunday Press Conference

SUNDAY TEAM QUOTES

Malaysian GP - Sunday Team Quotes

RACE RESULTS

Malaysian GP - Race Results

GASLY WOULD GIVE UP SUPER FORMULA TITLE FOR AUSTIN

Pierre Gasly says he isn't sure if he will vacate his new F1 seat next month to take a shot at winning the 2017 Super Formula title.

WOLFF WORRIED ABOUT BOTTAS SLUMP

Toto Wolff admits he is "worried" about Valtteri Bottas' performance slump.

WILLIAMS ADMITS KUBICA OPTION FOR 2018

Williams has confirmed rumours Robert Kubica is in the running to join the team next year.

PEREZ HAD IV TREATMENT AFTER QUALIFYING

Sergio Perez was rehydrated with the help of an IV drip after qualifying in Malaysia.

VETTEL WILL NOT GIVE UP TITLE FIGHT SAYS LAUDA

Mercedes is not expecting Sebastian Vettel to give up in the 2017 title fight.

MARKO TO VISIT HONDA HQ AFTER MALAYSIA

Dr Helmut Marko will head to Honda's Japanese headquarters after the Malaysian grand prix.

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