Russian GP: Red Bull set for tough race and damage limitation
Russian GP: Red Bull set for tough race and damage limitation

Championship chasing Australian Daniel Ricciardo admitted on Friday that he and his Red Bull team are prepared for a tough weekend of damage limitation at the inaugural Russian Grand Prix.

Dazzling Lewis Hamilton back on top in second practice
Dazzling Lewis Hamilton back on top in second practice

Championship leader Lewis Hamilton put aside his concerns for Jules Bianchi and produced a dazzling lap to top the times in Friday`s second free practice session ahead of this weekend`s inaugural Russian Grand Prix.

Sebastian Vettel asks for patience, drivers explain why they ignore risks
Sebastian Vettel asks for patience, drivers explain why they ignore risks

Sebastian Vettel requested patience and understanding on Thursday as he and Formula One tackled questions on his future and the safety of drivers following last weekend`s crash-marred Japanese Grand Prix.

Jules Bianchi crash 'totally unacceptable' says Sergio Perez
Jules Bianchi crash 'totally unacceptable' says Sergio Perez

The circumstances of Jules Bianchi's life-threatening crash with a recovery vehicle in heavy rain at Suzuka last Sunday were "totally unacceptable" and must not be repeated, according to Sergio Perez.

F1 drivers dedicate Russia race to Jules Bianchi
F1 drivers dedicate Russia race to Jules Bianchi

Formula One drivers say they will race this weekend's Russian Grand Prix for Jules Bianchi, who was seriously injured in an accident last week in Japan.

Sergio Perez calls for more use of safety car after Bianchi crash
Sergio Perez calls for more use of safety car after Bianchi crash

Formula One should deploy the safety car whenever a tractor is used to retrieve a car from the track, Mexican Sergio Perez said on Thursday, as drivers reflected on Jules Bianchi`s horrific crash in Japan last weekend.

Sergio Perez calls for more use of safety car after Bianchi crash
Sergio Perez calls for more use of safety car after Bianchi crash

Formula One should deploy the safety car whenever a tractor is used to retrieve a car from the track, Mexican Sergio Perez said on Thursday, as drivers reflected on Jules Bianchi`s horrific crash in Japan last weekend.

Sergio Perez looking forward to Russian GP
Sergio Perez looking forward to Russian GP

Force India driver Sergio Perez Tuesday said he is looking forward to the inaugural Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix to be held at the Sochi Autodrom here Sunday.

Sochi Autodrom ready for Russian GP

The Sochi Autodrom here is ready to host the first edition of the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix scheduled for Oct 10-12.

Motor racing-F1 teams rule out Russian race boycott

Formula One teams say they will race in Russia, despite the crisis in Ukraine and downing of a Malaysian airliner, unless the country`s debut grand prix in October is called off or they are ordered not to go.

Azerbaijan to make F1 debut in 2016

Formula One teams have welcomed the announcement of a grand prix in Azerbaijan in 2016, following Russia`s debut later this year, but warned on Friday that the sport must keep the balance between old and new.

Russian GP on track despite Ukraine crisis

The inaugural Russian Formula One Grand Prix in Sochi remains on track for an October debut despite concern raised by the crisis in Ukraine, according to local promoters and the sport`s governing body.

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.