Ex-F1 team boss Guy Ligier dies at 85

Guy Ligier, who founded his own Formula One team which featured in the world championship for 20 years, died on Sunday at the age of 85, French media reported.

We`re not idiots any more, says Mercedes boss
We`re not idiots any more, says Mercedes boss

Lewis Hamilton celebrated by chatting, posing for photos and signing autographs with the fans, Nico Rosberg kept his dignity and his cool and Mercedes breathed a sigh of relief.

More common sense needed, says Mercedes F1 boss
More common sense needed, says Mercedes F1 boss

Mercedes need to show a bit more common sense in future, motorsport head Toto Wolff said on Tuesday after the Formula One team had analysed the blunder that cost Lewis Hamilton the Monaco Grand Prix.

Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe
Mercedes to hold factory inquest after Monaco gaffe

Formula One champions Mercedes will be in full gremlin-hunting mode when they regroup at their factory on Tuesday after committing one of the sport`s biggest strategic blunders at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Maurizio Arrivabene responds to Bernie Ecclestone criticism
Maurizio Arrivabene responds to Bernie Ecclestone criticism

Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene has made clear where his allegiances lie after Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone suggested he could do more for the sport.

Fernando Alonso optimistic despite Monaco retirement
Fernando Alonso optimistic despite Monaco retirement

Fernando Alonso remained optimistic about the future Monday despite being forced to retire from Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix in which his team-mate Briton Jenson Button claimed the struggling McLaren Honda team`s first points of the year by finishing eighth.

Lewis Hamilton ducks parties as Nico Rosberg offers sympathy
Lewis Hamilton ducks parties as Nico Rosberg offers sympathy

Lewis Hamilton was conspicuous by his absence on Monday as bleary-eyed reports of the post-race parties after Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix were shared over strong coffee on the Cote d`Azur where, so unexpectedly, his Mercedes team-mate and rival Nico Rosberg had been given a gift-wrapped victory.

Monaco will make Lewis Hamilton stronger, says Mika Hakkinen
Monaco will make Lewis Hamilton stronger, says Mika Hakkinen

Lewis Hamilton can turn Monaco misery into a Canadian celebration because every setback makes you stronger, according to retired double world champion Mika Hakkinen.

Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton responds to blunder with grace and dignity
Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton responds to blunder with grace and dignity

Lewis Hamilton responded with the grace and dignity of a champion Sunday when he fought back his emotions after an extraordinary tactical error by his Mercedes team cost him victory at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Max Verstappen handed five place penalty for Canada after Monaco crash
Max Verstappen handed five place penalty for Canada after Monaco crash

Dutch teenager Max Verstappen will have a five-place grid penalty for next month`s Canadian Grand Prix after causing a collision that brought out the safety car and cost world champion Lewis Hamilton a Monaco victory on Sunday.

Nico Rosberg clutching at straws after pole setback
Nico Rosberg clutching at straws after pole setback

Nico Rosberg searched for positives after an error, and the speed of Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton, shattered his hopes of securing a third successive Monaco Grand Prix pole position on Saturday.

Monaco GP: Force India takes 7th, 13th places
Monaco GP: Force India takes 7th, 13th places

Force India Formula 1 drivers Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg will start Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix at the Circuit de Monaco-Monte Carlo here in the seventh and the 13th places.

Carlos Sainz to start from Monaco pit-lane
Carlos Sainz to start from Monaco pit-lane

Impressive young Spanish driver Carlos Sainz will start Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix from the pit-lane in his Toro Rosso after being given a penalty after qualifying on Saturday.

Lewis Hamilton delighted to secure maiden Monaco pole
Lewis Hamilton delighted to secure maiden Monaco pole

Lewis Hamilton realised one of his greatest dreams Saturday when he claimed his maiden Monaco Grand Prix pole position and, in the process, ended Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg`s ambitions of a top spot hat-trick in the Mediterranean principality. 

Lewis Hamilton secures maiden Monaco pole for Mercedes
Lewis Hamilton secures maiden Monaco pole for Mercedes

Defending world champion and current series leader Lewis Hamilton secured his maiden pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix when he topped Saturday`s qualifying times ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.

Pirelli ready to bid for new F1 contract
Pirelli ready to bid for new F1 contract

Pirelli will seek to extend their Formula One tyre contract from 2017 provided they are happy with the regulations and costs are affordable, chief executive Marco Tronchetti Provera said on Saturday.

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel snatches top spot in final practice
Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel snatches top spot in final practice

Sebastian Vettel created the unexpected, but tantalising prospect of a Ferrari taking pole position for Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix when he outpaced both Mercedes men in Saturday morning`s final free practice.

Monaco GP: Romain Grosjean set for five place grid penalty
Monaco GP: Romain Grosjean set for five place grid penalty

 Lotus driver Romain Grosjean faces a five-place penalty on the Monaco Grand Prix starting grid for an unscheduled gearbox change.

Formula One faces call to end alcohol sponsorship
Formula One faces call to end alcohol sponsorship

Formula One was accused of sending out a mixed message on alcohol at the Monaco Grand Prix on Friday by giving extensive publicity to drinks brands while campaigning for road safety.

F1 faces confusing future under Monaco spotlight
F1 faces confusing future under Monaco spotlight

Formula One`s travelling circus of sportsmen, wheeler-dealers and brilliant engineers rose to a sunlit Mediterranean morning on Friday and an equally typical list of dramatic and wildly contrasting headlines.