Lewis Hamilton ducks parties as Nico Rosberg offers sympathy
Lewis Hamilton ducks parties as Nico Rosberg offers sympathy

Lewis Hamilton was conspicuous by his absence on Monday as bleary-eyed reports of the post-race parties after Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix were shared over strong coffee on the Cote d`Azur where, so unexpectedly, his Mercedes team-mate and rival Nico Rosberg had been given a gift-wrapped victory.

Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton responds to blunder with grace and dignity
Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton responds to blunder with grace and dignity

Lewis Hamilton responded with the grace and dignity of a champion Sunday when he fought back his emotions after an extraordinary tactical error by his Mercedes team cost him victory at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Mercedes apologise to stunned Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes apologise to stunned Lewis Hamilton

 Mercedes bosses queued up to apologise to stunned Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton on Sunday after an error that robbed him of victory at the showcase Monaco Grand Prix.

Monaco GP: Nico Rosberg revels in hat-trick after Lewis Hamilton pit stop howler
Monaco GP: Nico Rosberg revels in hat-trick after Lewis Hamilton pit stop howler

 Nico Rosberg became the first driver since the late Ayrton Senna to win three successive Monaco Grands Prix when he took the chequered flag on Sunday.

Nico Rosberg clutching at straws after pole setback
Nico Rosberg clutching at straws after pole setback

Nico Rosberg searched for positives after an error, and the speed of Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton, shattered his hopes of securing a third successive Monaco Grand Prix pole position on Saturday.

Lewis Hamilton delighted to secure maiden Monaco pole
Lewis Hamilton delighted to secure maiden Monaco pole

Lewis Hamilton realised one of his greatest dreams Saturday when he claimed his maiden Monaco Grand Prix pole position and, in the process, ended Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg`s ambitions of a top spot hat-trick in the Mediterranean principality. 

Lewis Hamilton secures maiden Monaco pole for Mercedes
Lewis Hamilton secures maiden Monaco pole for Mercedes

Defending world champion and current series leader Lewis Hamilton secured his maiden pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix when he topped Saturday`s qualifying times ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.

Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel snatches top spot in final practice
Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel snatches top spot in final practice

Sebastian Vettel created the unexpected, but tantalising prospect of a Ferrari taking pole position for Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix when he outpaced both Mercedes men in Saturday morning`s final free practice.

Lewis Hamilton aims to deny Nico Rosberg Monaco milestone
Lewis Hamilton aims to deny Nico Rosberg Monaco milestone

Lewis Hamilton hopes to be third time lucky in Monaco this weekend and take revenge on Nico Rosberg by denying his Mercedes team mate a hat-trick of wins in Formula One`s most glamorous race.

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 seeking rare Monaco hat-trick
Nico Rosberg seeking rare Monaco hat-trick

Nico Rosberg will seek to follow his championship-boosting triumph earlier this month by completing a rare hat-trick of successive Monaco Grand Prix wins on his hometown streets this weekend.

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.

Ferrari `paid $38m more than Mercedes` in 2014
Ferrari `paid $38m more than Mercedes` in 2014

 Ferrari received $38 million more in Formula One payments than runaway title-winners Mercedes last year, despite finishing just fourth in the constructors` championship, a report said.

Nico Rosberg sets blistering test time at Spanish Grand Prix
Nico Rosberg sets blistering test time at Spanish Grand Prix

Germany`s Mercedes star Nico Rosberg followed up his Spanish Grand Prix win last Sunday by setting the fastest time on the first session of two days of private testing at the Circuit de Catalunya.

Niki Lauda relief at Nico Rosberg's revival
Niki Lauda relief at Nico Rosberg's revival

Formula One legend Niki Lauda admitted to feeling some relief after Nico Rosberg`s Spanish Grand Prix victory on Sunday not only rekindled Mercedes` internal rivalry and team spirit but gave a much-needed boost to the championship.

`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.

Nico Rosberg relief at ending Lewis Hamilton supremacy with flawless Spanish win
Nico Rosberg relief at ending Lewis Hamilton supremacy with flawless Spanish win

Nico Rosberg was left sighing with relief Sunday after he finally ended his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton`s winning streak in this year`s Formula One drivers` world championship by claiming victory in the Spanish Grand Prix.

Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg leads Mercedes one-two
Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg leads Mercedes one-two

Nico Rosberg raced to his first win of the season when he outpaced Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for a morale-boosting victory in the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday.

Force India struggle in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying
Force India struggle in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying

It wasn't the perfect day for Force India as its Formula 1 drivers Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez will start Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya here in 17th and 18th places.

Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton
Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton

Nico Rosberg ended his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton`s run of domination in qualifying this season when he secured his first pole position of the year in Saturday`s qualifying session for Sunday`s Spanish Grand Prix.