Heavy rain is the only hope for Mercedes' rivals at Sepang, but all eyes will be on Fernando Alonso from Thursday.
Tropical climate makes it likely for 2015 Cinturato intermediate and full wet tires to make their competitive debut.
Sergio Perez: "Malaysia is a very special place for me. It is where I got my first podium in Formula One..."
The second round of the FIA Formula One World Championship will take place from the 27th to 29th March on the Sepang International Circuit.
Felipe Massa: "I have trained very hard in the heat just for this race and cardio has been important."
Lap times may be up to two seconds faster than last year: A gap of more than one second expected between soft and medium.
Lewis Hamilton: "I feel fresh, I feel fit, I feel relaxed, I feel positive... I feel ready."
Sahara Force India looks forward to the opening round of the 2015 season in Albert Park, Melbourne.
After a very promising 2014 campaign the team will be looking to make a strong start to the season and signal its intent once again.
Drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado share their thoughts on the challenges of the Australian Grand Prix, while Technical Director Nick Chester and Deputy Team Principal Federico Gastaldi give the latest on the team and on the E23 Hybrid.
Red Bull drivers, Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat, talks about their expectation before the 2015 Australian GP.
Is Ferrari really as quick as the Jerez timesheets suggested? And when will Mercedes reveal its hand? Kate Walker asks the crucial questions.
Vijay Mallya sums up the team’s year...
Valtteri Bottas: "The double points could be interesting and we will try and play it to our advantage."