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11/23/2014 12:53 PM
Nico Rosberg Q&A: Lewis did a better job than me
Nico Rosberg had to swallow the bitter pill of title defeat in Abu Dhabi as he suffered car problems while trailing Lewis Hamilton - but even in the face of cruel luck and crushing disappointment the German demonstrated his class, congratulating Hamilton and celebrating with his Mercedes team in the aftermath. In magnanimous style, Rosberg said Hamilton fully deserved to win the drivers' crown
11/23/2014 12:11 PM
FIA post-race press conference - Abu Dhabi
DRIVERS: 1 - Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes); 2 - Felipe Massa (Williams); 3 - Valtteri Bottas (Williams) PODIUM INTERVIEWS Q: Lewis, you did it. Can you try to put that into words for us, just how much this means to you?
11/23/2014 11:34 AM
Doing the double - Hamilton's route to the 2014 title
Eleven race wins, five further podiums, seven poles, 16 points finishes, three DNFs and seven fastest laps. Those are the stats behind Lewis Hamilton's hard-fought 2014 campaign, a campaign that sees him become the first British driver since Jackie Stewart to secure a second drivers' crown
11/23/2014 11:04 AM
Race - selected team and driver quotes
Toro Rosso duo Jean-Eric Vergne and Daniil Kvyat on an unfulfilling 2014 finale; McLaren's Jenson Button on why fifth helps prove he is at the top of his game; and Red Bull on their charge from the pit lane to the top eight. The drivers and senior team personnel report back on the 2014 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
11/23/2014 10:59 AM
Abu Dhabi stats - Hamilton Britain's fourth multiple champion
With victory in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, Lewis Hamilton became the first British driver to win multiple world titles since Jackie Stewart in 1969, 1971 and 1973. Hamilton is the 16th multiple champion in Formula One history and the first Mercedes drivers' champion since Juan Manuel Fangio
11/23/2014 10:16 AM
Race - brilliant Hamilton claims world title with Abu Dhabi victory
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton produced a faultless performance in Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening to claim his 11th win of the season and with it his second world drivers' crown. Hamilton's team mate and title rival Nico Rosberg, who fell behind at the start, experienced mechanical problems and faded to 14th at the finish, allowing Williams' Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas to claim second and third respectively
11/23/2014 05:53 AM
Exclusive Q&A with Caterham's Finbarr O'Connell
Against the odds, the financially troubled Caterham team are back racing in Abu Dhabi this weekend having missed the last two rounds, thanks in part to a unique crowd-funding project. However, a new owner is what is needed if the team are to continue into the 2015 season. We caught up with the man charged with trying to secure Caterham's future, interim team principal Finbarr O'Connell
11/23/2014 04:51 AM
Paddock Postcard from Abu Dhabi
The Abu Dhabi paddock mixed royalty with the racing and entertainment worlds as Princes Harry and Andrew were joined by the kings of Jordan and Morocco and several African leaders, actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Pharrell Williams. Danny Sullivan was again the driver steward, as Jean Alesi
11/23/2014 02:55 AM
Abu Dhabi - What to Watch for, and the title permutations
Some people may think that there is only one thing to watch in Sunday's season finale in Abu Dhabi - the world title showdown between Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg - but there are several other storylines well worth savouring. We break down the key themes to look out for at Yas Marina
11/22/2014 02:09 PM
Nico Rosberg Q&A: Lewis has everything to lose
Nico Rosberg knows that despite taking pole position in Abu Dhabi, he will need a major slice of good fortune on Sunday if he is to prevent Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton becoming world champion. Hence, Rosberg's strategy is simple: put as much pressure as possible on his rival - and hope that he cracks
11/22/2014 01:57 PM
Qualifying analysis - Rosberg keeps the pressure on
Saturday in Abu Dhabi saw title outsider Nico Rosberg do all he could to keep the heat on championship favourite and Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton. Yet again Rosberg put his silver car clearly on pole, while Hamilton very nearly fell into the clutches of the hard-charging Williams. It all added up to the prospect of a tantalising race on Sunday. We take a team-by-team look at Yas Marina's qualifying formbook
11/22/2014 01:26 PM
Lewis Hamilton Q&A: I have never been better prepared!
Lewis Hamilton knows how to win a world championship, though he will be hoping his path to a second drivers' crown proves slightly less fraught than the last-lap dramas of Brazil 2008. Hamilton, who admits he prefers chasing to being chased, takes a 17-point lead into Sunday's Abu Dhabi decider, safe in the knowledge that even if Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg wins the race, second will be enough to bring him the title
11/22/2014 11:47 AM
Red Bull excluded from qualifying for front wing infringement
Red Bull have been excluded from qualifying in Abu Dhabi after stewards ruled that the front wings of both their cars were in breach of the technical regulations. Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel, who qualified fifth and sixth respectively, have therefore had their times discounted, meaning they will start Sunday's race at Yas Marina from the back of the grid
11/22/2014 09:53 AM
FIA post-qualifying press conference - Abu Dhabi
DRIVERS: 1 - Nico Rosberg (Mercedes), 2 - Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), 3 - Valtteri Bottas (Williams) TV UNILATERAL Q: Nico, three poles in a row now. How do you feel about that?
11/22/2014 09:42 AM
Qualifying - selected team and driver quotes
Sergio Perez on why Force India didn't have the pace to crack the top 10 in qualifying - but might in Sunday's race; Lotus's Romain Grosjean on a difficult season coming full circle in Abu Dhabi; and Caterham's Will Stevens on mixed emotions after completing his first F1 qualifying session. The drivers and senior team personnel report back on a compelling second day at Yas Marina

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