Jean Todt, FIA, 2014

Todt and FIA delegates safe after Nepal earthquake

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: FIA delegates safe and sound after Nepal earthquake • Alonso pines for greater driver influence • Button, Lowdon complete London Marathon

Porsche, World Endurance Championship, Silverstone, 2015

WEC grid girl ban: Should F1 do the same?

Debates and Polls

Grid girls: a vital piece of motor racing tradition or an outdated and sexist practice which F1 should get rid of? Have your say.

Fernando Alonso, McLaren, Shanghai International Circuit, 2015

Alonso may not win again – Villeneuve

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Villenueve says Alonso may have won his final grand prix • Kvyat confident Red Bull can move forwards • Hamilton Britain’s richest sportsman

Bernie Ecclestone, Lewis Hamilton, Bahrain, 2015

Caption Competition 74: Ecclestone and Hamilton

Caption Competition

Bernie Ecclestone and Lewis Hamilton walk and talk in the Bahrain Grand Prix paddock. What’s being said? That’s for you to decide.

Max Verstappen, Toro Rosso, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Renault engine ‘a bit of a nightmare’ – Verstappen

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Verstappen describes Renault engine as a ‘nightmare’ • Vettel says Ferrari will take time to catch Mercedes • Indian government declare motor racing a sport

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix team radio transcript

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Brake problems gave Mercedes a scare on the radio in Bahrain while a chasing Kimi Raikkonen was frustrated by a lack of blue flags. And who did Nico Hulkenberg brand an “idiot”?

McLaren, Shanghai International Circuit, 2015

McLaren-Honda relationship improving – Boullier

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: McLaren and Honda working better together • Smedley keen for Williams to catch up quickly • Senna’s Monaco GP Toleman up for sale

Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, Shanghai International Circuit, 2015

2015 Chinese Grand Prix team radio transcript

2015 Chinese Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg’s radio messages during the Chinese Grand Prix revealed his frustration at being held up by Lewis Hamilton during the middle stint. Here’s everything else we heard during the race.

Mathias Lauda, Nelson Piquet Jnr, Nico Rosberg, GP2, Imola, 2005

The drivers of GP2’s first ten seasons: Part one


GP2 celebrates its tenth birthday today. It’s sent dozens of drivers to F1, but what happened to those who didn’t make it to the top?

Renault, Sepang, 2015

Teams agree to fifth engine for 2015

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Teams agree to engine cap increase • Mercedes in no rush to improve engine despite Ferrari threat • Ferrari designed with Raikkonen in mind