Mercedes blames ‘tyre issue’ for China qualifying deficit

Mercedes-AMG F1 has attributed the blame for its lack of pace during qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix on a ‘tyre issue’

Vettel snatches Shanghai pole in Ferrari front row lockout

Sebastian Vettel has snatched pole position away from team mate Kimi Raikkonen at the last minute in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix

Suspected turbo failure leaves Ricciardo in qualifying limbo

A suspected turbo failure on Daniel Ricciardo’s Red Bull has left the team rushing to complete an engine change before qualifying at the Chinese Grand Prix

F1 announce Spanish GP launch date for streaming service

Formula 1 has announced that its new streaming service, F1 TV, will launch at the Spanish Grand Prix in May

May deadline for 2021 F1 engine regulations

A deadline of May has been set by F1 owners Liberty Media for the confirmation of the 2021 Formula 1 engine regulations according to Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene

Ricciardo struggling for pace on ultrasofts in China

Daniel Ricciardo says he is struggling for pace on the ultrasoft compound tyre in qualifying trim after sampling it during practice for the Chinese Grand Prix on Friday

McLaren fined for Vandoorne unsafe release

A 5,000 Euro fine has been handed down to McLaren for the unsafe release of Stoffel Vandoorne during the second practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix

Hamilton dominates Friday practice in China, Raikkonen second

Lewis Hamilton has dominated Friday practice for the Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit

Hamilton tops tricky opening practice in China

Lewis Hamilton has topped a tricky opening Formula 1 practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix by a comfortable margin

Sauber’s ‘new chapter’ is a big motivation in its resurgence – Ericsson

Sauber’s newly formed partnership with Alfa Romeo has been a big motivation for the team to move up the grid in its resurgence, says Marcus Ericsson