News Michael Schumacher gives the thumbs up after qualifying first in Monaco

Sabine Kehm confirms that the former world champion has begun the process of being brought out of his coma but stresses it could take a long time

Surprise win for Fernando Alonso in rain-hit Malaysian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso lifted Ferrari out of the doldrums with his 28th career victory at the end of a rain-hit Malaysian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso’s fifth place can be seen as a positive for Ferrari

Familiar foe may soon erode McLaren's advantage

World champion Vettel in hot pursuit as Red Bulls belie their poor qualifying performance

Jenson Button wins Australian Grand Prix

McLaren's Jenson Button won the Australian Grand Prix for the third time ahead of world champion Sebastian Vettel in an incident-packed season opener this morning.

Mark Webber knows (and cares) about the history of his sport

'Tough nut' Webber in the mood to crack Vettel's control

Red Bull driver's pre-season has left him in a positive frame of mind

Ferrari unveil 'aggressive' new F1 car

Felipe Massa has vowed to return to winning ways after being told he must deliver "something special" to make up for two years of under-achievement at Ferrari.

Fernando Alonso will spearhead Ferrari's title challenge

Ferrari forced to cancel launch of new F1 car due to weather conditions

Ferrari have cancelled the official launch of their new car due to heavy snowfall in Maranello.

Felipe Massa is trailing Ferrari team-mate Fernando Alonso by 137 points

Ferrari tell Massa to get back in gear

The Ferrari president, Luca di Montezemolo, has warned Felipe Massa he will need to improve next year if he is to remain with the Scuderia.

Vettel silences all the doubters as 'slow' Hamilton crashes out

Belgian Grand Prix victory for world champion opens up 92-point lead as Webber completes superb one-two

F1 is back on track but what can we expect in season's second half?

After the summer break the circus returns in Belgium today. So how do we stand with eight races left?

Hamilton savours taste of revenge as McLaren find 'the sweet spot'

"People criticise me for my aggressive driving style, but I think today I was in a good space. There were some decisive moves that I pulled, and you had to drive with your head all the time. That was massively satisfying. I do it the way that I do it, and today I came through."

Vettel urges Red Bull to work harder after third straight defeat

Second place is the first loser, so they say, but Fernando Alonso had no quibbles with that position. "I'm extremely happy with today's result," the Ferrari driver declared. "We had a weekend that probably was not the easiest one. But even with the difficulties we are second and fighting for victory, so this is a fantastic achievement. Second in Valencia, first at Silverstone and second here.

Hamilton wins enthralling German Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton reignited his Formula One championship challenge with a much-needed victory in the German Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso: Blood, sweat...and gears

Fernando Alonso's training schedule shows just how hard drivers must work in Formula One. Robin Scott-Elliot reports

Mark Webber fastest in practice for German Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso was forced to play the role of filling in a Red Bull sandwich at the end of second practice for this weekend's German Grand Prix.

Ferrari remaining calm despite victory

Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo is refusing to get carried away in the wake of his team's first victory for almost eight months.

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