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Lotus frustrated as power loss ends Grosjean’s race 15th March 2015, 7:26

Lotus deputy team principal Federico Gastaldi said it had been a “frustrating day” for the team after both its cars retired on the first lap of the Australian Grand Prix.

Bottas to miss Australian Grand Prix

Valtteri Bottas will not contest the opening race of the 2015 season due to a back injury, Williams has confirmed.

Raikkonen & Vettel say Ferrari could have taken third 14th March 2015, 10:22

Both Ferrari drivers believe they could have beaten Felipe Massa to third place in qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix.

Back injury puts Bottas in doubt for race

Valtteri Bottas could miss the first race of the season after being taken to hospital to have a back injury examined after qualifying.

McLaren have only done a 12-lap run and start last

After qualifying on the back row of the grid for the Australian Grand Prix Jenson Button admitted McLaren’s chances of even finishing the race are slim as he is yet to cover more than 12 laps in a row.

Testing masked Red Bull’s gains – Ricciardo 12th March 2015, 4:39

Daniel Ricciardo says Red Bull are in a more competitive position than it might have appeared from pre-season testing.

Daniel Ricciardo’s Route to F1 7th March 2015, 11:59

Despite agonising championship near-misses in 2008 and 2010, Red Bull kept faith in Daniel Ricciardo – and now he’s their F1 team leader.

Time to remind people what we can do, says Grosjean 6th March 2015, 17:02

Romain Grosjean says he wants to remind people what he and Lotus are capable of in 2015.

Alonso to miss first race of 2015 on medical grounds 3rd March 2015, 12:08

Fernando Alonso will not compete in the first race of the season in Australia, McLaren has confirmed.

Maldonado not to blame for crash – Lotus 1st March 2015, 17:35

Pastor Maldonado’s crash which ended Lotus’s participation in the final pre-season test of 2015 was caused by a “braking-related issue”.