Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Rosberg rues second row start despite “better tyres”

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg admitted he should not have sacrificed qualifying performance for race pace after Sebastian Vettel knocked him off the front row of the grid.

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Hamilton on pole as Vettel splits the Mercedes

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying

Lewis Hamilton took his fourth consecutive pole position of the 2015 season in Bahrain, but it will be Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari who starts alongside the world champion on the front row.

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix grid

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton clinched pole position for the fourth race out of four since the season began.

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Hamilton quickest, but Vettel is closer than Rosberg

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix third practice

Lewis Hamilton topped the time sheets in final practice ahead of qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix, but Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari was less than a tenth behind.

Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Raikkonen reprimanded for pit lane infringement

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Raikkonen reprimanded after pit lane breach • Vettel eyeing victory on Sunday • New Manor expected after summer break

Toto Wolff, Niki Lauda, Mercedes, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Mercedes wary of ‘strong’ Ferrari threat

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Mercedes may have topped the time sheets on the first day of running in Bahrain, but the performance of Ferrari has the world champions looking carefully in their mirrors heading into the rest of the weekend.

Renault Energy F1 2015 power unit

Renault engines ‘vulnerable to failure’ in Bahrain

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Renault have admitted that they cannot guarantee their engines will not be struck again by the same unknown problem that ended Max Verstappen’s Chinese Grand Prix.

Jenson Button, McLaren, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix practice in pictures

F1 Pictures Pictures

Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2015 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, Bahrain International Circuit, 2015

Vettel apologises for Perez collision

2015 Bahrain Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel has apologised for the collision between himself and Sergio Perez in the closing minutes of second practice in Bahrain.

150311-Predictions-Championship-470x266

Make your 2015 Bahrain Grand Prix predictions

F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship

We’ve got a £1,600 NVidia-powered F1 2015 gaming system, F1 LEGO®, F1 season review DVDs and more to win. Enter here for free now.