Austrian GP (2015)
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Fernando Alonso has labelled as "sick" the conspiracy theorists who suggested he made Kimi Raikkonen lose control of his car before their Austrian Grand Prix accident.
Lewis Hamilton's Austrian Grand Prix pit exit error, and Nico Rosberg's locked-up entry, prove the intensity of their Formula 1 fight for dominance, reckons their Mercedes boss.
Ferrari insists that Kimi Raikkonen's nightmare Austrian Grand Prix weekend has not scuppered his chances of staying at the team in 2016.
The start of the Austrian Grand Prix was always going to be a crucial point in the battle for victory between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton and, as Adam Cooper explains, the German has worked hard to make sure he got the upper hand.
Sahara Force India moved up to fifth place in the Constructors’ championship.
Felipe Massa: " We made the most of the slower Ferrari pitstop and took all the opportunities that came to us to achieve my first podium of the year."
Felipe Massa and Williams made it an all Mercedes-Benz powered podium in P3
Pastor Maldonado: "It’s great to get another seventh position and the points that come with it."
Nico Rosberg reduces the gap to Championship leader to 10 points.
Nico Rosberg dominated at the Red Bull Ring to win his third Grand Prix of the season, after beating pole-sitting teammate Lewis Hamilton away from the startline to reduce the championship lead to 10 points.
Nico Hulkenberg: "This track can sometimes spring surprises and we still don’t know what the weather will do tomorrow"
Felipe Massa: "Our long run pace looks strong and that could be key."
Both Lewis and Nico spun while pushing for further improvement on their final Q3 laps.
After a mixed qualifying session for the Austrian Grand Prix, Romain Grosjean qualified P9 and Pastor Maldonado P10.
Felipe Massa is optimistic Williams will be in the fight for the podium in tomorrow's Austrian Grand Prix.
Nico Hulkenberg says beating a Williams in qualifying for the Austrian Grand Prix was a "small miracle".
Lewis Hamilton will start the Austrian Grand Prix from pole position after topping qualifying at the Red Bull Ring, ensuring that it’s a year since anyone other than a Mercedes started from pole.
Sebastian Vettel topped a rain-hit final practice session for the Austrian Grand Prix, as Fernando Alonso and McLaren hit trouble once again.
Fernando Alonso: “Tomorrow, hopefully, we can recover that time.”
Jolyon Palmer drove in Romain’s car for FP1, setting a time just four hundredths of a second off Pastor’s session best.
Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez ended the day inside the top ten.
Sebastian Vettel: "We know that we have a good car and we think we are competitive, let’s see what’s happening overnight."
McLaren unveiled in Friday practice at the Austrian Grand Prix the major car upgrade that it hopes will help lift its form over the next few races. Giorgio Piola looks at the changes.
Nico Rosberg: "The red cars are very strong here."
Sebastian Vettel set the pace in second practice for the Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring for Ferrari, lapping 0.011s faster than the Mercedes of Nico Rosberg – as Lewis Hamilton struggled down in fifth.
Nico Rosberg led a Mercedes one-two in opening practice for the Austrian Grand Prix, as both Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso hit problems.
Lewis Hamilton: "Last year the grandstands were absolutely packed and the fans were just insane, so I'm looking forward to putting on a show for them."
Daniel Ricciardo says Nico Hulkenberg’s victory in the Le Mans 24 Hours could open up opportunities for other Formula 1 drivers to contest the French endurance classic.