Hamilton sets the pace at scorching Sepang

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix second practice 20

Lewis Hamilton was the only driver to lap the Sepang circuit in under 95 seconds as temperatures rocketed in the second practice session.

Serious Renault fire stops practice

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix 1

The first practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix was brought to a halt after a major fire erupted on Kevin Magnussen’s Renault.

Date change eases Sepang thunderstorm risk

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix weather 2

The Malaysian Grand Prix has moved closer to its original calendar slot this year but conditions will remain hot, humid and potentially thundery.

Alonso to take penalty for new power unit

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix 1

Fernando Alonso will use Honda’s new power unit at this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix, but Jenson Button is likely to have to wait two races for the upgrade.

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix track preview

2016 Malaysian Grand Prix 2

The Sepang circuit features lots of little changes this year but the basic layout remains the same. Here’s what the Malaysian Grand Prix has in store for the drivers.