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  1. Tuesday 23 May 2017

  2. 08:46

    Technical: Formula 1 development battle

    F1 teams applied their first major update kits of the season at the recent Spanish Grand Prix.'s technical analyst, Craig Scarborough, runs through…

  3. Monday 22 May 2017

  4. 13:37

    Turbo issue behind Bottas' Spain DNF

    Mercedes has confirmed that a faulty turbo was behind Valtteri Bottas' exit from the Spanish Grand Prix, caused by a previously unseen defect. Bottas was…

  5. Friday 19 May 2017

  6. 07:47

    Hamilton enjoying 'favourite battle' in F1

    Lewis Hamilton says his developing duel with Sebastian Vettel for the 2017 title is "one of my favourites, if not my favourite battle" in Formula 1 so far, the…

  7. Thursday 18 May 2017

  8. Wednesday 17 May 2017

  9. Tuesday 16 May 2017

  10. 10:46

    Hamilton scores 12th 'hat-trick' in Spain

    Lewis Hamilton has moved ahead of Jim Clark in the all-time 'hat-trick' record list after claiming pole position, the fastest lap and victory at the Spanish…

  11. Monday 15 May 2017

  12. 13:58

    Wolff: Mercedes took risk with final stint

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the team took a "risk" with Lewis Hamilton's final stint, and hailed his charge's "supreme drive" to victory at the Spanish Grand…

  13. Sunday 14 May 2017

  14. 14:43

    Hamilton beats Vettel in Spain thriller

    Lewis Hamilton overcame a fast-starting Sebastian Vettel to claim victory in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix and close back in on the championship lead, as their…

  15. 08:12

    Wolff: Mercedes must 'stay alert' for win

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the outfit must "stay alert" if it is to convert pole position into victory at the Spanish Grand Prix, amid a continuing threat…

  16. Saturday 13 May 2017

  17. 14:52

    Hamilton pleased to top 'intense' session

    Lewis Hamilton expressed satisfaction after overcoming an "intense" qualifying session to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton led the way…

  18. 14:04

    Hamilton on pole, Vettel splits Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix during a close qualifying session at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as Sebastian Vettel put…

  19. 09:59

    Bottas a doubt for FP3 over water leak

    Mercedes is hopeful that Valtteri Bottas will be able to run at some point during the final practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, after a water leak was…

  20. 08:02

    Force India against Mercedes/Honda deal

    Force India has stated that it would not support an agreement which leads to Mercedes helping Honda overcome its current reliability and performance…

  21. Friday 12 May 2017

  22. 15:53

    Hamilton hails 'amazing' Mercedes effort

    Lewis Hamilton praised his Mercedes team for an "amazing" effort with its Spanish Grand Prix update package, which is working "just as we expected". Mercedes…

  23. 14:31

    Hamilton stays on top, rivals close in

    Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes remained at the top of the times during Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, though with a smaller…

  24. 10:31

    Mercedes rapid, issues for Alonso, Vettel

    Mercedes dominated Friday's opening practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton edging out team-mate Valtteri Bottas, as Fernando Alonso…

  25. 08:02

    Hamilton: Bottas proving people wrong

    Lewis Hamilton says he sees Valtteri Bottas as a "credible competitor" for the 2017 title, following the Finn's maiden Formula 1 victory, arguing that he has…

  26. Thursday 11 May 2017

  27. 14:58

    Vettel plays down 2018 Mercedes link

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel has played down rumours linking him with Mercedes for the 2018 Formula 1 season. Speculation in the Italian press during the…

  28. Wednesday 10 May 2017

  29. 17:22

    Video: F1 Explained - 2017 Car Decals

    Mercedes explains the process of modifying its 2017 Formula 1 livery to include driver names, numbers and flags on the 'shark fin', ahead of this weekend's…

  30. Monday 8 May 2017

  31. 14:32

    Wolff: No 'magic bullets' for Hamilton

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says there are no "magic bullets" to explain why Lewis Hamilton struggled compared to team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the Russian Grand…

  32. 11:47

    Wolff expects season-long battle for title

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he expects a season-long championship fight between his team and Ferrari, following a close start to the 2017 campaign, and has…

  33. Thursday 4 May 2017

  34. Wednesday 3 May 2017

  35. Tuesday 2 May 2017

  36. Monday 1 May 2017

  37. Sunday 30 April 2017

  38. 15:56

    Hamilton: P4 maximum with cooling issues

    Lewis Hamilton says fourth position was the best result he could have achieved in the Russian Grand Prix after struggling with an overheating car throughout the…

  39. 15:11

    Bottas: Maiden F1 win worth the wait

    A delighted Valtteri Bottas says his maiden Formula 1 victory was "worth the wait" as he fended off Sebastian Vettel during a tense finale at the Russian Grand…

  40. 14:39

    Bottas fends off Vettel for maiden F1 win

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas jumped both Ferrari drivers at the start and fended off a charging Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages to claim his maiden Formula…

  41. Saturday 29 April 2017

  42. 14:54

    Bottas eyes start gains from third place

    Valtteri Bottas is optimistic that the nature of the opening sequence of corners at the Sochi Autodrom can provide him with the chance to attack rival Ferrari…

  43. 14:48

    Hamilton laments final sector struggles

    Lewis Hamilton lamented balance troubles in the final sector as he wound up fourth during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom. Hamilton…

  44. Friday 28 April 2017

  45. 15:47

    Wolff: Mercedes has 'a bit of work to do'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says that his team has "a bit of work to do" after trailing Ferrari on the first day of practice for the Russian Grand Prix. Ferrari…

  46. 15:01

    Vettel reckons Mercedes is sandbagging

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel reckons Mercedes will up its pace as the Russian Grand Prix weekend develops, after the team's low-key first day at Sochi…

  47. Thursday 27 April 2017

  48. 14:43

    Bottas not worried about team orders

    Valtteri Bottas says he is not worried about Mercedes imposing any team orders, expressing confidence that "all of my good results are still on the…

  49. Wednesday 26 April 2017

  50. 09:34

    Wolff encouraged by progress of juniors

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has praised the progress made by youngsters Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon in Formula 1 this season, believing both are on the right…

  51. Saturday 22 April 2017

  52. 05:36

    Video of the Day: 2017 strategy so far...

    3 races down, 17 to go. Using Mercedes' 'Pure Pit Wall', Chief Strategist James Vowles talks about tyre degradation, overtakes and key learnings from the…

  53. Thursday 20 April 2017

  54. Wednesday 19 April 2017

  55. Tuesday 18 April 2017

  56. 19:11

    Hamilton encouraged by long-run progress

    Lewis Hamilton believes that Mercedes made significant progress with its long-run performance throughout the first day of in-season testing at the Bahrain…

  57. 16:25

    Hamilton tops first day of Bahrain test

    Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets on the opening day of the first in-season test of 2017 at the Bahrain International Circuit, after…

  58. 08:22

    Bottas understands 'tough' team orders

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has labelled team orders as "tough" but says he understands why they were applied during the Bahrain Grand Prix. Bottas…

  59. Sunday 16 April 2017

  60. 18:24

    Hamilton apologises for pit lane penalty

    Lewis Hamilton has apologised to his Mercedes team after he was handed a five-second time penalty for driving unnecessarily slowly in the pit lane during the…

  61. 10:32

    Wolff praises Bottas for 'keeping calm'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has praised Valtteri Bottas' level-headedness after the Finn beat team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Bahrain Grand…

  62. Saturday 15 April 2017

  63. 17:05

    Bottas beats Hamilton for maiden pole

    Valtteri Bottas edged out Lewis Hamilton during Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying to claim his maiden Formula 1 pole position, as Mercedes lapped significantly…

  64. 12:13

    Mercedes, Ferrari confirm test line-ups

    Mercedes and Ferrari have confirmed their line-ups for the post-Bahrain Grand Prix test. Formula 1 teams will stay on at the Bahrain International Circuit…

  65. Friday 14 April 2017

  66. Thursday 13 April 2017

  67. 14:14

    Hamilton hopes Button stands in for Alonso

    Lewis Hamilton hopes Jenson Button replaces Fernando Alonso when the McLaren-Honda driver skips the Monaco Grand Prix to contest the Indianapolis 500. It was…

  68. Wednesday 12 April 2017

  69. Monday 10 April 2017

  70. 11:34

    Wolff: Bottas must 'forget' China error

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says new recruit Valtteri Bottas must "forget" about his Chinese Grand Prix error, which dropped him down the order. Having run…