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Chasing Vettel’s pole record in a season

By setting 15 fastest times in 19 grands prix during his 2011 title-winning campaign, Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel broke the all-time...

False alarm?

According to Formula One’s official tyre supplier Pirelli, Nico Rosberg’s spectacular blow-out in FP2 was due to “an...

Beating Alonso 'the only positive' - Button

Jenson Button says beating team-mate Fernando Alonso was "the only positive" from a difficult qualifying session for McLaren...

Perez targets ‘dream’ podium for Force India

Sergio Perez says Force India can “dream of the podium” after ensuring he will start on the second...

Grosjean ‘surprised’ by Lotus speed in Spa qualifying

Romain Grosjean admits he and Lotus were “pretty much surprised” to set the fourth quickest time in qualifying...

Ferrari will keep fighting - Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen promises Ferrari will keep fighting after a disappointing qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix. Having been Mercedes'...

Team Talk - Saturday in Spa

Ferrari Sebastian Vettel: “It’s very simple: in Q2 we were third and it was very tight if you...

Ricciardo ‘pleased’ with quali despite straightline gap

Daniel Ricciardo says he is “relatively pleased” with setting the sixth fastest time in qualifying for the Belgian...

Massive disappointment for ninth-placed Vettel

Sebastian Vettel's qualifying performance at Spa was a massive disappointment, to say the least, with the Ferrari's pace...

'We are not competitive at all' - Alonso

Fernando Alonso says McLaren is "not competitive at all" and rules out scoring points at the Belgian Grand...

Rosberg hopes start will help top ‘too quick’ Hamilton

Nico Rosberg admits he could not match Mercedes title rival Lewis Hamilton in qualifying for the Belgian Grand...

"Feels good to be back in the top 3" says Bottas

Valtteri Bottas will head the second row of tomorrow's Belgian GP grid, the Williams driver securing his first...

Hamilton wary of being jumped at start

Lewis Hamilton is wary pole position holds little value if he fails to retain the lead at the...

Dominant Hamilton secures pole as Vettel struggles

Lewis Hamilton took a dominant pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix, beating Nico Rosberg by almost half...

Ferrari ‘a pretty big outside shot’

Ferrari has a better chance of winning the drivers’ championship this year than Red Bull last year but...

Eccelstone fuels doubts over Monza future

Bernie Ecclestone has fuelled doubts over the future of the Italian Grand Prix at Monza by saying “we’re...

New F1 start regulations: Clutching at straws

F1i's Eric Silbermann speaks to Force India chief engineer Tom McCullough about the new start regulations being imposed...

McLaren further grid penalties reach 105

Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button are set to receive further grid penalties for the Belgian Grand Prix after taking...