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Magnussen should have backed off, says Massa 20th July 2014, 17:24

Felipe Massa said Kevin Magnussen could have avoided their collision on the first lap if the McLaren driver had backed off.

Vergne handed first penalty point by stewards

Jean-Eric Vergne has been given a penalty point for leaving the track and gaining an advantage during the German Grand Prix.

Button says strategy was too aggressive

Jenson Button said eighth place in the German Grand Prix was “disappointing” and felt his strategy was too aggressive.

Button contact was “my bad” – Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton accepted blame for a collision with Jenson Button which left him with a damaged from wing during the German Grand Prix.

Ericsson to serve penalty after race starts

Marcus Ericsson has been told he must serve a ten-second stop-go penalty after the start of today’s race.

Hamilton to start 20th after five-place grid penalty

Lewis Hamilton will start no higher than 20th on the grid for today’s German Grand Prix.

Maldonado to remain at Lotus in 2015 19th July 2014, 20:53

Pastor Maldonado will continue to drive for Lotus next year, the team have confirmed.

Brake failure is “another gift” for Rosberg – Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton said the brake failure which put him out of qualifying was another “gift” for team mate Nico Rosberg in the championship.

“It’s not fun” but we’ll turn it around – Raikkonen 17th July 2014, 15:06

Kimi Raikkonen still believes he can bounce back from his disappointing start to the year but admitted he hasn’t enjoyed his season so far.

FIFA put a stop to Rosberg’s World Cup helmet

Nico Rosberg has been forced to remove an image of the World Cup trophy from his helmet following an intervention by football’s governing body, FIFA.