Hamilton had revealed concerns before the race about his engine -- fitted overnight Friday with a new fuel injection system -- but on a near-perfect warm autumn afternoon in Texas he made a clean getaway when the lights went out.
Yet another world cup year, and in cricket, Australia lifted their fifth title, even as their Antipodean neighbours New Zealand stole the thunder in Rugby's greatest spectacle. Here are some of the biggest sporting moments from the world arena.
Bernie says they will sort their finances out so that race can happen.
Ferrari dismissed claims that Hoyle was about to join their staff.
Alonso had previously confirmed that he will participate in next year's F1 races, starting with the Australian Grand Prix.
A filing at London`s High Court shows that Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP) is taking legal action against engineer Benjamin Hoyle.
Infiniti have been with Red Bull since 2011 and title sponsors since 2013.
Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has warned he could replace one of the drivers if their relationship damages the team.
The FIA said it was the first time any driver had taken more than one of the special, non-championship related awards in the same season.
Toro Rosso used Renault power units this year and the switch was expected after Red Bull fell out with the French carmaker.
The announcement ends months of speculation surrounding their future in Formula One and which engines they would compete with.
Hamilton said that Rosberg complains about a lot of things, pointing that it could be because of their different backgrounds, the Mirror reported.
Renault have provided engines this season to Red Bull.
Under the new rule, Pirelli would now provide three dry-weather compounds instead of two.
Against India, if England perform like they did against Bangladesh, it'll be a 5-0 series defeat