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Mercedes keen to extend Bottas deal

Valtteri Bottas topped the times in Friday’s practice for this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix and was then told he is all set to be retained by Mercedes next season.

Lewis Hamilton pens poetic tribute to Diana

Britain's triple world Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton paid tribute to Princess Diana on Friday by penning a poem in her honour a day after the 20th anniversary of her death.

Hamilton wins thrilling Spanish Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton roared back into serious contention for a fourth drivers' world title on Sunday when he drove to a well-judged victory for Mercedes in a dramatic Spanish Grand Prix.

Bottas surprised by engine failure

Valtteri Bottas expressed his surprise at an unexpected Mercedes engine failure that forced him to retire from Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix, just two weeks after his maiden Formula One triumph.

Hamilton tops UK sport's rich list, Ibrahimovic cashes in

Formula One star Lewis Hamilton has cemented his position as the richest sportsman in the UK, while Manchester United forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic cashed in with a rise to second on the new Sunday Times Rich List.

Hamilton blazes to pole at Chinese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton roared to pole position in Saturday's qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix as Mercedes look to avenge a stunning defeat by Ferrari in the Formula One season opener.

Rosberg foils Hamilton to claim maiden title

Nico Rosberg clinched his maiden world title on Sunday, finishing second in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix despite Lewis Hamilton ignoring team orders in his quest to foil the German.

Rosberg, death-defying Alonso give Formula One a boost

Nico Rosberg's surprise win and Fernando Alonso's death-defying escape from a spectacular crash gave the new Formula One season a boost after farcical scenes had threatened to overshadow the Australian Grand Prix.

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