Ricciardo playing `catch-up` after failed appeal

Daniel Ricciardo said Thursday he hadn`t been counting on having his second place in the Australian Grand Prix reinstated on appeal and insisted he had "moved on" from the failed bid.

Red Bull look to overturn Ricciardo penalty

World champions Red Bull believe they can overturn Daniel Ricciardo`s Australian Grand Prix disqualification on Monday and reinvigorate their 2014 challenge.

Rosberg tags Mercedes `top dogs` as defending F1 champs Red Bull struggle to win

Lewis Hamilton`s Mercedes team-mate has reportedly tagged his team as the ` top dogs`, taunting the struggling Formula One champions Red Bull.

Ferrari `not pleased` with `unacceptable` team performance at Australian GP

Ferrari technical director James Allison has said that the team`s performance in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix was `not acceptable` following team drivers Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen finishing at fourth and seventh positions respectively at Melbourne.

Red Bull appeal against Ricciardo disqualification

Formula One champions Red Bull have formally appealed against the disqualification of Australian Daniel Ricciardo from his home grand prix in Melbourne last weekend, the team said on Thursday.

FIA backs meter maker in Red Bull flow row

Formula One`s governing body is satisfied with the fuel flow meter whose accuracy was questioned by champions Red Bull after Daniel Ricciardo was disqualified from the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, the makers said on Tuesday.

Australian GP: Reigning champion Sebastian Vettel`s season begins with retirement

The season started with a bang, with new kids making all the right noises in Formula One`s yet another challenging year. But, unluckily for the reigning champion, Sebastian Vettel, the Albert Park race proved a denouement, of sorts.

Australian GP: Hulkenberg qualifies 7th but Perez a poor 16th

Comeback man Nico Hulkenberg has put Sahara Force India in contention for points in the season- opening Australian Grand Prix by securing a seventh place on the grid but Sergio Perez could manage only the 16th spot.

Vettel relief as Red Bull show consistency

Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel expressed relief Friday after his troubled Red Bull car survived the first day of the season intact and clocked up a high number of laps.

Shhh! Fans make noise about `vacuum cleaner` engines

Team bosses told fans to get used to the new, quieter Formula One engines on Friday after complaints that the previously deafening cars now sounded more like vacuum cleaners.

Formula One: New Australian F1 deal negotiated

A new deal to extend the Australian Formula One Grand Prix beyond 2015 has been negotiated and only needs to be signed by the Victorian state government, organisers said Friday.

Australian GP: Fernando Alonso fastest as Lewis Hamilton strikes trouble

Ferrari`s Fernando Alonso was quickest in Friday`s first practice for the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton a surprise early casualty.

Old rules out, new rules in for F1 Grand Prix 2014

Formula One rule makers have introduced a new set of rules that would change the face of Formula One racing starting from the upcoming Grand Prix this season.

Formula One: Hampered by new engine, Red Bull lose ground to rivals

The new Formula One season will kick-off with the Australian Grand Prix on March 16 when the inaugural race takes place in one of the traditional circuits at Albert Park.

Hamilton says Red Bull strong contenders in Australian GP

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that Red Bull have a `stunning` car for which they are strong contenders for the Australian Grand Prix.

Pit lane revolution to test record-breaker Vettel

Sebastian Vettel coasted to a fourth consecutive title in 2013 but whether the record-breaking German makes it five next year could depend on how he and Red Bull get to grips with Formula One`s new technical landscape.

Hamilton pleased with fifth place in F1 season-opener

Lewis Hamilton was happy with his fifth-place finish in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, in what was his first Formula1 outing with new team Mercedes.

Button sceptical of McLaren car this season

McLaren ace Jensen Button has claimed he won`t win a single race this season with his current car after finishing ninth in the inaugural Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.

Sutil, Di Resta finish among top-10 in Australian GP

Sahara Force India started off their new Formula One season on a resounding note when comeback man Adrian Sutil and Paul Di Resta finished seventh and eighth, respectively in the Australian Grand Prix, earning the team 10 World Championship points.

Formula One 2013: Kimi Raikkonen wins Australian GP

Live updates from the Australian GP, the first race of the 2013 Formula One season.

Sebastian Vettel grabs pole at Australian GP

Triple world champion Sebastian Vettel started the Formula One 2013 season strongly as he grabbed pole for the Australian GP on Sunday morning.

Australian GP qualifying postponed until Sunday

The final two stages of qualifying for the opening Formula One Grand Prix in Australia have been postponed until Sunday as rains and strong wind lashed the Albert Park Circuit on Friday.

Button lends support to sick kids Down Under ahead of Australian GP

Reigning Melbourne Grand Prix champion Jensen Button showcased his softer side as the McLaren ace visited sick kids at the Monash Children`s Hospital to read them stories and help launch a new hospital radio station.

Mark Webber not contemplating retirement yet

Mark Webber has said he isn`t contemplating retiring yet, brushing aside speculations that the 2013 Formula One season, starting this weekend in Australia, could be his last.

No need for Red Bull panic, says Vettel

World champion Sebastian Vettel said it was too early for Red Bull to push the panic button despite failing to get a car on the front two rows of the grid for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday.

Australian GP least viable in F1, says Ecclestone

The Australian Grand Prix is "probably" the least economically viable in the Formula One calendar, and is unlikely to continue if Melbourne loses its appetite to fit the bill for the race, according to commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

Vettel out for F1 hat-trick

World champion Sebastian Vettel said his back-to-back title triumphs in the last two years would count for little when the 2012 Grand Prix season gets underway in Australia on March 18.

Stoner dominates practice for Australian GP

Casey Stoner dominated both practice sessions Friday for the Australian GP as he chases his fifth straight win at his home race and a chance to clinch the 2011 MotoGP world championship.

HRT out of Australian GP after appeal fails

An appeal from the HRT Formula One team to be allowed to race in the Australian Grand Prix despite not setting the required qualifying time was dismissed by the race stewards on Saturday.

HRT out of Australian GP after appeal fails

An appeal from the HRT Formula One team to be allowed to race in the Australian Grand Prix despite not setting the required qualifying time was dismissed by the race stewards on Saturday.