F1: Nico Rosberg targeting championship success after signing new 'multi-year contract' with Mercedes

Current championship leader Rosberg has been with Mercedes since they returned to the sport in 2010 and has won three races this season

Marc Marquez leads Dani Pedrosa during yesterday’s German Grand Prix

Motorcycling: Storming Marquez makes it nine wins out of nine

MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez chalked up his ninth victory in a row at the Sachsenring yesterday despite starting the German Grand Prix from the pit lane after pre-race rain.

Lewis Hamilton drives during practice for the Monaco Grand Prix

Hopes leap for London Grand Prix: Cameron aims to open British roads to motor races

Bernie Ecclestone has pressed for a Monaco-style Grand Prix to be staged in the capital

Michael Schumacher: Wife Corinna says former F1 champion is 'getting better'

The former F1 champion had remained in a hospital in Grenoble, France after suffering a head injury following a skiing accident in December

A frosty Lewis Hamilton (left) and Nico Rosberg after the Monaco Grand Prix

F1: Nico Rosberg bites back after Lewis Hamilton jibe

Hamilton made jibe about his teammates nationality

A frosty Lewis Hamilton (left) and Nico Rosberg after the Monaco Grand Prix

F1: Lewis Hamilton stokes Mercedes rivalry by joking Nico Rosberg's home grand prix is in Monaco, not Germany, ahead of Hockenheim visit

Hamilton put himself back in contention for the drivers' championship with a home victory at Silverstone, but Rosberg will have home support at the German Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton sprays the champagne after his victory at Silverstone

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton nears win record in pursuit of F1 title

The Mercedes driver won the British Grand Prix to close the gap on his team-mate

Nico Rosberg drives ahead of Lewis Hamilton at Sunday’s British Grand Prix. The head-to-head between the Mercedes team-mates has delivered at times breathless racing

British Grand Prix 2014 comment: F1 risks losing its soul since the centre of gravity shifted from driver to vehicle

Imagine how good the season might be if all the drivers had a Mercedes underneath them

Jenson Button wearing a special pink helmet in memory of his father John

British Grand Prix: Jenson Button is denied a fairy-tale ending by 0.8sec gap

Silverstone delivered a fairy-tale ending for Lewis Hamilton but not for Jenson Button

Lewis Hamilton celebrates his victory at the British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix: ‘Underdog’ has his day as luck for once smiles on Hamilton

The start finish straight was swamped in Union Jack flags as the British fans celebrated a first home victory at Silverstone since Hamilton's 2008 triumph

Lewis Hamilton celebrates his victory at the British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton wins the British Grand Prix: Hamilton reignites the title race with second home win

Rosberg retired with a gearbox failure to allow Hamilton to romp to victory

Kimi Raikkonen's heavily damaged Ferrari spins back on to the Silverstone track after hitting Felipe Massa

F1 British Grand Prix: Race red flagged on opening lap after heavy crash for Kimi Raikkonen

The Ferrari driver crashed on the Wllington Straight, collecting the Williams of Felipe Massa as he spun back onto the track

Jenson Button wearing a special pink helmet in memory of his father John

F1 British Grand Prix: Jenson Button sits pretty in pink in memory of his late father

Button has asked fans at Silverstone to wear pink in memory of his late father John, who died at the start of the year

Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP drives during final practice ahead of the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit

F1 British Grand Prix: Another mistake suggest problem is in Lewis Hamilton’s mind

The former world champion’s mental strength is questioned by Stewart after a further misjudgement hands pole to his Mercedes team-mate

Mercedes-AMG's German driver Nico Rosberg on his way to poll position

F1 British Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg claims poll during crazy qualifying session

Lewis Hamilton will start at Silverstone sixth on the grid

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