Mercedes look to capitalise on rivals` woes

Dominant Mercedes will look to capitalise on fresh woes at Red Bull and Ferrari and hammer home their championship advantage with a fourth straight win at Sunday`s Chinese Grand Prix.

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton tops Bahrain practice times

Great Britain`s 2008 Fomula One world champion Lewis Hamilton clocked the fastest time during the second day of testing Wednesday at the Sakhir circuit where he won the Bahrain Grand Prix at the weekend.

Force India prove to be new power

Mercedes are the kings of Formula One, but it`s unheralded Force India who have assumed the role of heir apparent, leaving mighty Red Bull, McLaren and Ferrari in their slipstream.

Bahrain Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg in complete control

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg put the all-conquering Mercedes team on course for a third successive victory on Saturday when the pair swept the board in practice for Sunday`s Bahrain Grand Prix.

Bahrain GP: Hamilton, Rosberg keep Mercedes in league of their own

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg hammered home Mercedes` early season dominance on Friday when they set the fastest times in both opening practice sessions for Sunday`s floodlit Bahrain Grand Prix.

Sergio Perez on top in Bahrain, Red Bull recover

Force India`s Sergio Perez topped the time charts for the second successive day of pre-season Formula One testing on Friday as world champions Red Bull finally found some pace.

Mercedes quickest as Red Bull`s troubles return

Lewis Hamilton`s Mercedes and the McLaren of newly-engaged Jenson Button dominated the third day of pre-season testing at Bahrain`s Sakhir circuit on Friday as Red Bull struggled again.

Force India not taking things for granted after Bahrain show

Encouraged by its "best ever" start to season, Force India is determined to see its drivers on the podium soon as the side prepares "hard" to compete in Sunday`s Spanish Grand Prix.

We`re content with season so far: Force India drivers

Sahara Force India might have narrowly missed out on a podium finish in last weekend`s Bahrain GP, but its drivers Paul di Resta and Adrian Sutil feel the Silverstone-based outfit should be content with what it has achieved so far this season as the car requires some updates.

Vettel arrives in Sochi to inspect F1 circuit

Fresh from winning his third race of the season in Bahrain, Sebastian Vettel touched down here on Monday to test the track for next year`s Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix.

F 1 does not judge human rights issues in Bahrain, says Ecclestone

A heavy police presence was ascertained on the streets of Bahrain to ensure that pro-democracy protests did not disrupt the controversial Grand Prix in country.

Force India's Paul di Resta finishes fourth in Bahrain GP

British Formula 1 driver Paul di Resta of Force India missed the podium by 2.2 seconds as he finished fourth in the Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit here on Sunday.

Vettel passes Stewart, wins Bahrain GP

Defending triple world champion Sebastian Vettel extended his lead in this year`s title race on Sunday, when he claimed an impressive victory for Red Bull in an incident-filled Bahrain Grand Prix.

Rosberg edges Vettel for Bahrain pole

German Nico Rosberg saluted his Mercedes team for their overnight work on improving his car enough to land him pole position on Saturday for tomorrow`s Bahrain Grand Prix.

Bahrain GP: Force India`s di Resta and Sutil to start 5th, 6th

Sahara Force India recorded their best qualifying performance this season at the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix here on Saturday.

Bahrain GP key to Hamilton`s championship title chances

Mercedes boss Ross Brawn has said Lewis Hamilton will have to prove that he is still a title challenger during the Bahrain Grand Prix this Sunday.

Dominant Vettel back with a bang in Bahrain

Defending double world champion Sebastian Vettel claimed his first win of the year on Sunday to take over as leader of the Formula One title race when he triumphed in the controversial Bahrain Grand Prix.

Formula One lives in a Bahrain bubble

While demonstrators hurled petrol bombs at the police a half hour`s drive away, the only smoke that reached the Bahrain Grand Prix paddock on the eve of Sunday`s race was laid on by the organisers at the "relaxed Bahraini-style barbecue".

‘Rattled and worried’ crew forces Force India to almost pull out of Bahrain Grand Prix

As thousands of protesters thronged the Bahrain Grand Prix, the Force India team came close to withdrawing itself from the mega event scheduled for Sunday.

Thousands stage Bahrain protest ahead of F1

Thousands of people staged a protest in a Shiite village near Manama on Saturday on the eve of Bahrain`s Formula One Grand Prix.