Russian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton hit by more engine trouble

Russian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton hit by more engine trouble

The 30-year-old German clocked a fastest lap in one minute and 35.417 seconds.

Chinese Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton at the back

Chinese Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole, Lewis Hamilton at the back

Despite the chopping and changing in formats, Sunday`s race will be the ninth straight a Mercedes has started from the front.

Bahrain Grand Prix: Record-breaking Lewis Hamilton scorches to pole

Bahrain Grand Prix: Record-breaking Lewis Hamilton scorches to pole

Hamilton`s lap in one minute and 29.493 seconds was the fastest lap recorded at the Sakhir track.

Ferrari end final Bahrain GP practice on top

Ferrari end final Bahrain GP practice on top

Vettel lapped the Sakhir Circuit in a best time of one minute 31.683 seconds.

Bahrain Grand Prix: Championship leader Nico Rosberg tops both Friday sessions​

Bahrain Grand Prix: Championship leader Nico Rosberg tops both Friday sessions​

The surprise of the day was Jenson Button setting the third fastest time in the McLaren.

Formula One: Drivers wanted to be heard, says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton

Formula One: Drivers wanted to be heard, says Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton

Drivers described technical and sporting changes as "disruptive" last week.

Australian GP: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton on pole as new-look format flops

Australian GP: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton on pole as new-look format flops

World champion Lewis Hamilton scorched to his 50th career pole position at the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday as Formula One`s new-look qualifying format fizzled out in an embarrassing anti-climax.

Formula One: Ferrari can challenge Mercedes this year, says Sebastian Vettel

Formula One: Ferrari can challenge Mercedes this year, says Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari showed impressive pace during pre-season testing and are considered the team most likely to dethrone Mercedes, who have dominated the last two seasons.

Formula One: Sebastian Vettel fastest in 2nd day, Mercedes pile on miles in testing

Formula One: Sebastian Vettel fastest in 2nd day, Mercedes pile on miles in testing

Ferrari`s Sebastian Vettel took advantage of a new ultrasoft tyre to propel himself to the top of the timesheets for the second consecutive day of pre-season testing in Barcelona.

2016 Formula One pre-season: Sebastian Vettel quickest in testing opener

2016 Formula One pre-season: Sebastian Vettel quickest in testing opener

"It is better than being last but (being fastest) is not really important," said Vettel.

Formula One 2016: Ferrari threat to Mercedes scrutinized in testing opener

Formula One 2016: Ferrari threat to Mercedes scrutinized in testing opener

Hamilton is looking for a third consecutive drivers` championship.

F1: New car will make Ferrari stronger in 2016, says Sebastian Vettel

F1: New car will make Ferrari stronger in 2016, says Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari is looking to challenge Mercedes after finishing second in the 2015 constructors' championship.

F1: Ferrari make Championship title their 2016 target

F1: Ferrari make Championship title their 2016 target

Ferrari revealed their red and white SF16-H car in an online presentation.

Uncertainty rules as worried eyes look to 2016

Uncertainty rules as worried eyes look to 2016

F1 faces the biggest challenge next year with several teams struggling to cope with the huge costs.

Sebastian Vettel backs Ferrari to beat Mercedes in 2016

Sebastian Vettel backs Ferrari to beat Mercedes in 2016

Vettel recovered from a bad qualifying session that left him 15th on the grid to finish behind his team-mate Finn Kimi Raikkonen at the Yas Marina circuit.

Team England stuns Sebastian Vettel's Team Germany to claim Nations Cup

Team England stuns Sebastian Vettel's Team Germany to claim Nations Cup

Vettel, as part of team Germany, was looking for his seventh Nations Cup title but it wasn`t to be.

Nico Rosberg wins Brazilain Grand Prix 2015 ahead of Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel

Nico Rosberg wins Brazilain Grand Prix 2015 ahead of Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel

The win also guarantees him second place in the drivers’ championship.

Brazilian Grand Prix: Rosberg on pole again, ahead of Hamilton and Vettel

Brazilian Grand Prix: Rosberg on pole again, ahead of Hamilton and Vettel

Nico Rosberg claimed his five consecutive pole position of the 2015 F1 season at Brazilian Grand Prix.

US Grand Prix: Mercedes' Nico Rosberg claims pole in rain-shortened qualifying

US Grand Prix: Mercedes' Nico Rosberg claims pole in rain-shortened qualifying

Nico Rosberg will start the United States Grand Prix from pole with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton alongside him following a curtailed rain-lashed qualifying session at the Circuit of the Americas on Sunday morning.

US Grand Prix: Ferrari drivers Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel to face 10-place grid penalties

US Grand Prix: Ferrari drivers Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel to face 10-place grid penalties

Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen will have to bear 10-place grid penalties for Sunday's Formula 1 United States Grand Prix for updated power units.