Start, Sepang International Circuit, 2014

Reliability will be top concern after Australia failures

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix preview

There were almost too few cars to fill the points places at the first race of 2015 – and it won’t get any easier for the teams at the second.

Cyril Abiteboul, Renault, Albert Park, 2015

Renault hits back at Newey “lies” over car trouble

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Abiteboul fumes at Newey’s ‘lies’ • Hamilton: wrong to penalise Mercedes • ‘You can’t have a race with just four big teams’

Start, Sepang, 2002

Start shots: Malaysian Grand Prix

F1 Pictures Pictures

The wide but tightening first corners at Sepang have seen several incident-packed starts to the Malaysian GP. Here are some of the most memorable.

Felipe Nasr, Sauber, Albert Park, 2015

Nasr wins Driver of the Weekend poll on debut

2015 Australian Grand Prix

Felipe Nasr shrugged off the ‘pay driver’ label with a fine fifth place on his debut in Australia – and won the F1 Fanatic Driver of the Weekend poll.

Adderly Fong, Sauber, Yas Marina, 2014

Adderly Fong joins Lotus as development driver

2015 F1 season

Lotus has appointed 25-year-old GP3 racer Adderly Fong as a development driver for the 2015 season.

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, Albert Park, 2015

W06 “not up to scratch” yet – Mercedes

F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: Mercedes addressing areas W06 is ‘not up to scratch’ yet • Renault weaknesses a bigger problem for Red Bull than Toro Rosso

Joao Barbosa/Sebastien Bourdais/Christian Fittipaldi, Chevrolet Corvette, USC, Sebring, 2015

Last-lap NASCAR thriller and Chevrolet rule Sebring

Weekend Racing Wrap

Just 15 started the first race of the F1 season in Australia but almost three times as many started yesterday’s NASCAR race at Fontana.

Valtteri Bottas, Williams, Albert Park, 2015

Bottas expects Malaysia return

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix

Valtteri Bottas is hopeful he will be able to return to action this weekend after missing the first race of the season due to a back injury.

Fernando Alonso, McLaren, Circuit de Catalunya, 2015

McLaren waiting for FIA approval on Alonso return

2015 Malaysian Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso will return to action in this weekend’s Malaysian Grand Prix providing he passes an FIA medical inspection, McLaren has announced.

Juan Pablo Montoya Penske IndyCar NOLA 2015

Aero kits to shake up IndyCar competition in 2015

2015 IndyCar season preview Video

For the first time in almost a decade the IndyCar field is not made up of identical cars as teams are allowed to tweak their aerodynamics in 2015