Mika Hakkinen believes Fernando Alonso should not take one-year sabbatical from F1

Mika Hakkinen believes Fernando Alonso should not take one-year sabbatical from F1

Alonso had previously confirmed that he will participate in next year's F1 races, starting with the Australian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso calls F1 less 'fun' than other motorsports

Fernando Alonso calls F1 less 'fun' than other motorsports

Alonso said that there was an immediate need to bring some consistency in the race in order to keep it fair.

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.

F1: Tops and flops in 2015

F1: Tops and flops in 2015

Ferrari are tipped to swoop and sign Max Verstappen for 2017.

Fernando Alonso broadside highlights F1`s mounting problems

Fernando Alonso broadside highlights F1`s mounting problems

Alonso believed he was unfairly penalised when he was in contact with Felipe Nasr`s Sauber car.

Fernando Alonso a ''time bomb'' waiting to explode, says Mark Webber

Fernando Alonso a ''time bomb'' waiting to explode, says Mark Webber

Alonso said that his intention was to race next year but fell short of a 100 percent commitment.

Fernando Alonso could take a sabbatical in 2016, says Ron Dennis

Fernando Alonso could take a sabbatical in 2016, says Ron Dennis

Alonso joined McLaren this season but has scored only 11 points from 18 races in a poor ever season.

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.

F1: Fernando Alonso expects tough competition in Mexican GP

F1: Fernando Alonso expects tough competition in Mexican GP

Fernando Alonso expects that the Mexican Grand Prix will be a tough competition on an "interesting" circuit.

McLaren parts ways with Kevin Magnussen

McLaren parts ways with Kevin Magnussen

Formula One outfit McLaren has dropped Kevin Magnussen as its reserve driver, according to reports published on Friday.

Russian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to claim pole in Sochi

Russian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to claim pole in Sochi

Nico Rosberg overshadowed his Mercedes team-mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton to claim pole position for the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday.

F1 should keep radio messages private: Fernando Alonso

F1 should keep radio messages private: Fernando Alonso

 After his controversial outburst at McLaren was broadcast live at the Japanese Grand Prix, Formula One driver Fernando Alonso has said that the sport's radio messages should stay between driver and team.

Jenson Button gives nothing away despite retirement speculation

Jenson Button gives nothing away despite retirement speculation

Britain`s 2009 world champion Jenson Button was giving nothing away on Thursday despite mounting speculation that he is gearing up to leave Formula One at the end of the season.

Quick guide to the 2015 F1 season so far

Quick guide to the 2015 F1 season so far

Quick guide to the 2015 Formula One season so far:

Jenson Button likely to partner Fernando Alonso in 2016: McLaren

Jenson Button likely to partner Fernando Alonso in 2016: McLaren

British racer Jenson Button is most likely to stay and partner two-time World Champion Fernando Alonso at McLaren for the 2016 season of Formula 1.

Italian Grand Prix: Monza grid hit by plethora of penalties

Italian Grand Prix: Monza grid hit by plethora of penalties

Former world champions Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button are among six drivers hit with a plethora of penalties on the grid for Sunday`s Italian Grand Prix at Monza.

Force India impressive at Italian GP practice session

Force India impressive at Italian GP practice session

Force India had an impressive opening practice in the Italian Grand PriX here on Friday as its Formula One drivers -- Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez -- finished fourth and fifth fastest, respectively.

More penalties for McLaren men at Italian Grand Prix

More penalties for McLaren men at Italian Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button face more grid position penalties at this weekend`s Italian Grand Prix where Honda is expected to fit their McLaren cars with more new engines, their ninth change this season.

Ton up for McLaren at Spa-Francorchamps as grid penalties mount

Ton up for McLaren at Spa-Francorchamps as grid penalties mount

McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button collected more meaningless starting grid penalties at the Belgian Grand Prix on Saturday, taking their total tally to a drop of 105 places between the pair of them.

Belgian Grand Prix: McLaren pair Alonso and Button demoted to back of grid

Belgian Grand Prix: McLaren pair Alonso and Button demoted to back of grid

McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button will start last in Sunday`s Belgian Formula One Grand Prix after being hit with heavy grid penalties for changes to their Honda power units.