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11/27/2014 09:28 AM
Hulkenberg to race at Le Mans in 2015 with Porsche
Nico Hulkenberg will compete in the Le Mans 24 Hours for Porsche in 2015 alongside contesting the full Formula One season with Force India. The 27-year-old German said the desire to compete in both disciplines had been too alluring to turn down
11/27/2014 07:06 AM
Raikkonen backs Ferrari's 2015 shake-up
Kimi Raikkonen believes the recent changes at Ferrari, including the recruitment of Sebastian Vettel and Maurizio Arrivabene, will help drive them forward in 2015. Vettel was formally confirmed as a Ferrari drive on the eve of the season-ending race in Abu Dhabi
11/26/2014 08:43 AM
Vergne rules himself out of Toro Rosso contention for 2015
Jean-Eric Vergne has confirmed that he will not partner Dutch rookie Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso in 2015. The Frenchman, who has driven for the Italian team since graduating to F1 racing via the Red Bull young driver programme in 2012, made the announcement on Twitter
11/26/2014 08:22 AM
Wehrlein fastest for Mercedes as Abu Dhabi test ends
Pascal Wehrlein ensured Mercedes ended the 2014 season in fitting fashion by going fastest as the final Formula One test of the year drew to a close in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. GP2 race winner Raffaele Marciello put Ferrari second ahead of Toro Rosso's 2015 rookie Max Verstappen, while McLaren's interim Honda-powered car hit further complications, completing just two laps in the hands of reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne
11/25/2014 09:10 AM
Exclusive Eric Boullier Q&A: McLaren-Honda potential 'huge'
McLaren's renewed Honda partnership began in earnest on Tuesday as the team's developmental MP4-29H/1X1 machine, featuring the Japanese company's 2015 power unit, made its official track debut in Abu Dhabi. There were the predictable teething troubles, but as McLaren racing director Eric Boullier points out, systems checks are the test's primary aim and it is behind the scenes that the real progress is happening
11/25/2014 08:28 AM
Bottas puts Williams on top in Abu Dhabi test
Williams' Valtteri Bottas set the pace on the opening day of the season's final Formula One test in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. Kimi Raikkonen put Ferrari second, with Mercedes' Nico Rosberg edging the Force India of GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer for third late on. Meanwhile, McLaren-Honda's interim F1 car completed three laps in the hands of reserve driver and GP2 runner-up Stoffel Vandoorne
11/24/2014 10:16 AM
McLaren-Honda outing the headline act of Abu Dhabi test
The first proper outing for McLaren-Honda's interim Formula One car is set to be the star attraction of the final two-day in-season test of 2014 in Abu Dhabi this week. Barely 24 hours after his title hopes were extinguished, Nico Rosberg will be present for Mercedes - one of a handful of 2014 regulars appearing alongside the likes of GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer, Formula Renault 3.5 champion Carlos Sainz Jr and FIA European F3 champion Esteban Ocon
11/24/2014 06:31 AM
Abu Dhabi analysis - Hamilton keeps his cool in desert showdown
Nico Rosberg had done his best to pile the pressure on title rival Lewis Hamilton ahead of their Abu Dhabi showdown, but as he suffered the agony of technical problems, Hamilton kept his cool to secure victory - and with it a second Formula One world championship crown. Williams, meanwhile, scored their first double podium in almost a decade, while there were emotional farewells for Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull and Fernando Alonso at Ferrari
11/24/2014 06:16 AM
Mattiacci replaced by Arrivabene as Ferrari team principal
Ferrari have announced the appointment of Maurizio Arrivabene as their new Formula One team principal, replacing Marco Mattiacci who took over from Stefano Domenicali in April. Arrivabene comes to Ferrari from tobacco giants and team sponsors Philip Morris, which he joined in 1997, becoming Vice President Consumer Channel Strategy and Event Marketing in 2011
11/24/2014 03:45 AM
Lewis Hamilton Q&A: I'll be even better in 2015
Lewis Hamilton opted for quiet rather than wild celebrations on Sunday night, reminiscing with family and friends about his journey from starry-eyed go-karter to double Formula One world champion. But while he admits the magnitude of his success might take a while to sink in, his attention is already turning to 2015 - when he believes he can apply lessons from this campaign and become even stronger
11/24/2014 03:15 AM
Hamilton wins DHL Fastest Lap Award 2014
DHL, the world's leading logistics group and Official Logistics Partner of Formula 1, awarded Lewis Hamilton as the winner of this year's DHL Fastest Lap Award at a special ceremony during the 2014 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on November 23. Hamilton, FIA Formula One Drivers' World Champion of this year and 2008, won the award a nose ahead of Nico Rosberg, who scored five fastest laps this season. In total, Hamilton has amassed seven fastest laps during this year's season
11/23/2014 02:11 PM
FIA post-race press conference - Hamilton 'lost for words'
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 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 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

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