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Lauda denies Vettel rumours in no uncertain terms as Hamilton races ahead
Fend off all-comers to experience a real full test in a Formula 3 and take the next step to becoming a motor racing legend
It was Mercedes' first one-two since they returned to Formula One as a works team in 2010
Kobayashi returns to the paddock after a year out of the sport with last year's partnership of Charles Pic and Giedo van der Garde axed
As Formula One's 'ringmaster' faces a trial in Germany, what are the implications for the sport he has dominated for decades?
Mr Ecclestone is accused of making a corrupt payment to a German banker
In 2012, a court sentenced German banker Gerhard Gribkowsky to eight-and-a-half years in prison for taking the alleged payment for organising the sale of a large stake in the sport
Chilton became the first ever driver to finish every race in his debut season
The change is an attempt to maintain interest throughout the season
The FIA hopes the changes will increase the competition faced by the champion Sebastian Vettel
Kubica triumphed in the second-tier WRC2 championship at the first attempt and could move to the main series for next season
Anthony Hamilton is the Scottish racer's former manager
Perez announced this week that McLaren had replaced him with rookie Kevin Magnussen but Whitmarsh admits he has spoken to Lotus and Force India about taking Perez next season
Button has stressed the importance of having an experienced team-mate with the upcoming rule changes but concedes he will adapt to a sport that is always changing
The Olympic gold medallist will partner the Formula One analyst Tony Jardine on Wales Rally GB
Britain's best young hopes for success in the doublehanded Transat Jacques Vabre have become the latest victims of gear failure.