Sahara Force India happy to retain drivers, says Vijay Mallya

Force India are happy with their current pairing of Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez and see no need to replace either driver next season, the Formula One team`s owner Vijay Mallya said on Friday.

Vergne handed 10-place grid penalty in Spain

French driver Jean-Eric Vergne was handed a 10-place grid penalty and his Toro Rosso Formula One team fined 30,000 euros ($41,300) on Friday after the right rear wheel came off his car during Spanish Grand Prix practice.

Bahrain court sentences 5 in alleged F1 bomb plot

A Bahraini defence lawyer said today a criminal court in the Gulf kingdom has convicted and sentenced five people to five years in prison each on terrorism charges over what authorities say was an attempt to bomb last year`s Formula One race.

`Clear-the-air` talks for Rosberg, Hamilton

World championship leader Nico Rosberg said that his Mercedes team would sit down on Thursday night and clear the air between him and Lewis Hamilton after their battle in Bahrain.

Hamilton hopeful of dominating teammate Rosberg in fight for F1 title

Mercedes racer Lewis Hamilton is hoping that his recent victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix has given him an edge over his teammate Nico Rosberg, as both the racers fight for this year`s Formula One title.

Red Bull appeal is first test of F1`s new era

The first big technical controversy of Formula One`s new engine era has its day in court on Monday with champions Red Bull confident they have a strong case in appealing Daniel Ricciardo`s Australian Grand Prix exclusion.

`Disappointed` Hulkenberg keen to make amends in China

The Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix last weekend was the best-ever race for Force India but it still left their highly rated driver, Nico Hulkenberg, "disappointed".

Rosberg`s Mercedes quickest in Bahrain testing

Nico Rosberg returned to the scene of Sunday`s thrilling Bahrain Grand Prix on Tuesday to post the quickest time in the first of two days of testing at the Sakhir circuit.

Vettel feels good about hero Schumacher`s medical progress

Red Bull racing ace Sebastian Vettel said that it is very good to hear that his hero Michael Schumacher is making progress from the severe head injuries the Formula One legend endured in a skiing accident.

Red Bull team officials asked Vettel to make way for Ricciardo at Bahrain GP

Red Bull ace Sebastian Vettel was reportedly told by team officials to make way for his teammate Daniel Ricciardo at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday.

Ricciardo calls overtaking Vettel at Bahrain GP important moment of career

Red Bull racer Daniel Ricciardo has said that overtaking teammate Sebastian Vettel at the Bahrain Grand Prix was an important moment of his career.

Mercedes to allow Hamilton and Rosberg to race freely for rest of F1 season

Mercedes will reportedly allow their drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to race freely for the rest of the Formula One season following a thrilling battle at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Force India confident of more podium finishes

Sahara Force India deputy team principal Robert Fernly expects his team to remain in podium contention after the Silverstone-squad achieved its first Formula 1 top-three finish in five years at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Bahrain sees bright future for night race

Bahrain believes its Formula One circuit has a bright future after the country`s first floodlit grand prix turned out a thriller on Sunday.

Formula One abandons cost cap plan

Formula One has abandoned plans to impose a budget cap in 2015 and will seek to reduce costs instead through regulation changes, FIA president Jean Todt said on Sunday.

Perez gets Force India`s second ever podium

Sergio Perez scored Force India`s second ever podium in the team`s seven-year history after the Mexican driver finished third in the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit here on Sunday.

Bahrain GP: Hamilton edges Rosberg in Bahrain thriller

Lewis Hamilton won the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg after a thrilling wheel-to-wheel duel, taking him level with the legendary Juan Manuel Fangio with a 24th career victory.

Ecclestone says F1 has agreed to two new teams

Formula One has agreed to accept two new teams, including a U.S. entry proposed by NASCAR team owner Gene Haas, commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Sunday.

F1 legend Jackie Stewart warns Hamilton to beware of next `Alain Prost` Rosberg

Former Formula One champion Sir Jackie Stewart has warned Mercedes racer Lewis Hamilton that his teammate Nico Rosberg may become the next ` Alain Prost`, ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Mercedes boss, Toto Wolff rejects talk of rule changes

Mercedes motosport head Toto Wolff has dismissed as `absurd` suggestions that Formula One could rewrite its rules just because some teams have failed to make the most of new technology.