Fernando Alonso better off at McLaren: Flavio Briatore
Fernando Alonso better off at McLaren: Flavio Briatore

Fernando Alonso made the right move in leaving Ferrari for McLaren even if he has yet to score a point this season, according to the man who has steered the Spaniard`s Formula One career from the start.

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.

Jenson Button ends McLaren's points drought
Jenson Button ends McLaren's points drought

Jenson Button scored the first points of McLaren`s new Formula One partnership with Honda in Monaco on Sunday and said it felt like winning a race.

Marussia to honour Jules Bianchi`s Monaco exploits by wearing special wristbands
Marussia to honour Jules Bianchi`s Monaco exploits by wearing special wristbands

The Manor Marussia team is honouring Frenchman Jules Bianchi`s points-scoring exploits at last year`s Monaco Grand Prix by wearing special wristbands throughout the event this year.

Lewis Hamilton signs new three-year contract with Mercedes
Lewis Hamilton signs new three-year contract with Mercedes

Double Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has agreed a new three-year contract that will keep him at Mercedes until the end of 2018, the team announced on Wednesday.

Nico Rosberg will pose a big test for Lewis Hamilton in Monaco: Bernie Ecclestone
Nico Rosberg will pose a big test for Lewis Hamilton in Monaco: Bernie Ecclestone

Nico Rosberg has thrown down the gauntlet to Lewis Hamilton by winning his first race of 2015 in Spain and the German will make life tougher for the reigning champion at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, feels Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone.

Going through transitional period: Fernando Alonso
Going through transitional period: Fernando Alonso

Spanish Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso, who is yet to pick up points this season, has accepted that he is going through "a transitional period" but is convinced his McLaren car will be competitive in the future to win races.

`Scared` Jenson Button fears pointless McLaren season
`Scared` Jenson Button fears pointless McLaren season

Jenson Button admitted Sunday that he had little to celebrate after completing his 100th race for McLaren and fears the team may not score a point this year.

That`s amore! Ferrari rediscover loving feeling
That`s amore! Ferrari rediscover loving feeling

Ferrari team chief Maurizio Arrivabene was wearing a black sling Friday as he patrolled the Italian team`s garage and pit wall at the Spanish Grand Prix.

Spanish GP: Nico Rosberg pips Lewis Hamilton in 1st practice
Spanish GP: Nico Rosberg pips Lewis Hamilton in 1st practice

Nico Rosberg boosted his morale by keeping Mercedes team mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton off the top of the timesheets in first practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday.

Fernando Alonso unfazed by crash site return
Fernando Alonso unfazed by crash site return

Wearing dark glasses to protect an infected eye, Fernando Alonso said Thursday that he is unfazed by returning to race this weekend at the scene of his major pre-season testing crash.
 

Flawless Lewis Hamilton seeks to add to Fernando Alonso misery
Flawless Lewis Hamilton seeks to add to Fernando Alonso misery

Defending world champion Lewis Hamilton seeks to build on his 27 points lead in this year`s title race with another victory for Mercedes at the Spanish Grand Prix this weekend.

McLaren's Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight
McLaren's Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight

While Lewis Hamilton chases his fourth victory in five races in Barcelona this weekend, much of the immediate attention at the Spanish Grand Prix will be on a home hero with no hope of winning.

Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight
Fernando Alonso back in the Spanish spotlight

While Lewis Hamilton chases his fourth victory in five races in Barcelona this weekend, much of the immediate attention at the Spanish Grand Prix will be on a home hero with no hope of winning.

'Difficult to feel sorry for multi million pound worth Fernando Alonso'
'Difficult to feel sorry for multi million pound worth Fernando Alonso'

 Fernando Alonso's much talked about return to McLaren after five frustrating seasons at Ferrari seems to have backfired so far but former Formula 1 driver David Coulthard doesn't feel sorry for the multi million pound worth Spaniard.

Fernando Alonso stays positive while Ferrari celebrate
Fernando Alonso stays positive while Ferrari celebrate

One word seemed to encapsulate Fernando Alonso`s Malaysian Grand Prix weekend. The comment, posted on Twitter under a photograph of the sweaty Spaniard walking in his McLaren overalls past the Ferrari garage and the Italian team`s smiling mechanics, was simple: `Ouch`.

Lewis Hamilton ready to sign on the dotted line
Lewis Hamilton ready to sign on the dotted line

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is ready to sign a new contract that, according to media reports, could net him more than $40 million a year.

Fernando Alonso remains positive despite early retirement
Fernando Alonso remains positive despite early retirement

Fernando Alonso`s first race of the season ended with a 21st lap retirement at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday but the Spaniard saw positive progress at misfiring McLaren.

Fernando Alonso sees rapid progress after closing gap in Sepang
Fernando Alonso sees rapid progress after closing gap in Sepang

Fernando Alonso focused on the positives after he and McLaren team mate Jenson Button qualified on the penultimate row of the Malaysian Grand Prix grid on Saturday.

Fernando Alonso raring to go after clearing crash confusion
Fernando Alonso raring to go after clearing crash confusion

Fernando Alonso sought to clarify the situation surrounding the pre-season crash that forced him to miss the season-opening race in Australia, the Spaniard saying he never lost consciousness or suffered memory lapses as a result of the accident.