Ayrton Senna, McLaren, Adelaide, 1989

Vettel one win away from equalling Senna

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix stats and facts

Sebastian Vettel needs just one more victory to equal Ayrton Senna’s tally of wins. Also in Malaysia Max Verstappen became F1’s youngest every points-scorer.

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

Heatproof Vettel makes Mercedes sweat with surprise Malaysian Grand Prix win

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix review

Vettel and Ferrari defeated the might of Mercedes with a drive which eclipsed the memory of their unsuccessful 2014 campaigns.

Start, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

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2015 Malaysian Grand Prix

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Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power, IndyCar, Penske, St Petersburg, 2015

IndyCar team mates clash and new TCR series debuts

Weekend Racing Wrap

In this week’s racing wrap Penske are the team to beat as the new IndyCar season begins, an ex-F1 driver steps down to Indy Lights and a new championship supports the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Susie Wolff, Williams, Circuit de Catalunya, 2015

Ecclestone considering championship for women

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Women could have parallel F1 series • Hamilton wants answers over Alonso crash • ‘Not right to say we lost race’ – Wolff

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

Mercedes’ race problems began in qualifying

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix tyre strategies and pit stops

Mercedes’ tyre choice in Q1 one was one of a series of small mistakes which added up to the advantage Vettel needed to grab a surprising win.

Safety Car, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

How Mercedes’ Safety Car strategy backfired

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix lap charts

Mercedes’ executive director Paddy Lowe acknowledged their decision to pit during the Safety Car period cost them time they were unable to make up.

Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

Mercedes couldn’t sustain their Ferrari-beating pace

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix lap times and fastest laps

Mercedes had a clear performance advantage over Ferrari in Malaysia but couldn’t make their tyres last for long enough to beat them.

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

Vettel feels emotion of Schumacher connection

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix

Michael Schumacher was on Sebastian Vettel’s mind after the Ferrari driver scored his first win for the team in Malaysia today.

Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix in pictures

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The 2015 Malaysian Grand Prix in pictures.

Pastor Maldonado, Lotus, Sepang International Circuit, 2015

Penalty points mount up for Maldonado

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix

Pastor Maldonado has eight penalty points on his licence following the Malaysian Grand Prix, the highest total any driver has reached.