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Sebastian Vettel has called the FIA’s plans to stop drivers changing their helmet designs “a joke”
Michael Schumacher’s son Mick is set to make the step of from karting to Formula 4 this year
Bernie Ecclestone has promised support for Formula One’s three struggling teams to ensure at least 18 cars turn up on the grid at the opening round of the season
Former-F1 driver Max Chilton has secured a seat with Nissan’s LMP1 team in the World Endurance Series
Red Bull has released the first images of its 2015 race livery, which will replace its camouflaged paint scheme used in testing
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Mercedes cannot afford to be arrogant about its perceived advantage from the winter at the Australian Grand Prix
Sebastian Vettel believes there will be a close fight for third on the grid at the first race in Australia but reckons Mercedes has the front row of the grid secure already
Daniel Ricciardo expects to see Williams and Ferrari battling with Red Bull for a spot on the Melbourne podium after a mixed winter of testing
McLaren is expecting to have a difficult start to the 2015 season but maintains that the new MP4-30 has “huge potential”
Sergio Perez says Force India will be learning on the job at the Australian Grand Prix but feels confident the team knows the areas it needs to improve on the VJM08
Nico Rosberg’s confidence has been boosted by setting the fastest time of the winter testing at the Circuit de Catalunya
Valtteri Bottas put Williams top on the final day of winter testing in Barcelona as the size of the gap between Mercedes and the chasing pack became clearer
Lotus technical director Nick Chester says the team is surprised how few teething problems it discovered with its new Mercedes power unit this winter
Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene says he tried to provoke F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone into making changes by watching testing from the grandstands in Barcelona
Kevin Magnussen says he would not feel fully prepared to race for McLaren in Australia if Fernando Alonso is declared unfit for the season opener
Eric Boullier thinks McLaren may not reach full potential until the first European race of the season as it adjusts to life with Honda power
Ferrari technical director James Allison says Ferrari is confident it is going to the first race with a “well-mannered car” after Kimi Raikkonen completed a race simulation on the penultimate day of testing
Williams ended the penultimate day of testing early happy with its reliability and having ticked off its programme in Barcelona
Nico Hulkenberg is surprised by how well Force India has started its delayed pre-season but says the team needs to make sure it does not get carried away with lofty ambitions
Lewis Hamilton has no interest in which team will be Mercedes’ closest rival at the first race and will not be combing through the lap times of his rivals’ to see who looks quick
Kevin Magnussen thinks McLaren has made a big step forward with its 2015 challenger despite seeing his first day behind the wheel last for just 39 laps in Barcelona.
Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes set another convincing headline time on the penultimate day of testing in Barcelona while Ferrari completed its first race simulation of the winter
McLaren has ended the penultimate day of testing prematurely due to an oil leak after recording just 39 laps at the Circuit de Catalunya
Sebastian Vettel has clarified the widely reported comments he made after Fernando Alonso’s crash on the final day of the second Barcelona test
Sebastian Vettel has clarified the widely reported comments he made after Fernando Alonso’s crash on the final day of the second Barcelona test
Jenson Button says he is encouraged by his first impression of the 2015 Force India but says it is way too early to gauge the car’s performance
Daniil Kvyat thinks there is more to come from Renault’s power unit before Melbourne after he completed his final day of winter testing
Valtteri Bottas admits the time set by Nico Rosberg’s Mercedes at the final test was quick enough to shock the rest of the paddock
Jenson Button said McLaren’s century of laps on Friday in Barcelona “felt like 1,000″ as the team recorded its most positive day of a troublesome winter
Sebastian Vettel expects Ferrari to be in a battle to be best of the rest behind Mercedes at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix, but said his new car is a “massive step” over the Red Bull he was driving last year
Nico Rosberg says it was not until he bolted on the soft tyres at the end of the day that he truly felt comfortable with the Mercedes W06 during testing in Barcelona on Friday
Nico Rosberg and Mercedes sent an ominous message to their rivals by shattering the best time of pre-season testing at the Circuit de Catalunya on Friday
Marussia has been included on the revised 2015 entry list under the name Manor Marussia F1 Team, subject to compliance with this year’s regulations
Fernando Alonso has posted a video on his YouTube account thanking fans for their support and promising them he will seen them “very soon on the track”
Force India’s 2015 challenger made its long-awaited debut in Barcelona on Friday, only for it to suffer a left rear puncture during Nico Hulkenberg’s first lap
Romain Grosjean says Fernando Alonso’s testing crash raises questions about the safety of the AstroTurf used on the outside of some corners in Formula One
Felipe Massa thinks Williams may have made a breakthrough with the rear wing problems it struggled with throughout 2014
Ferrari’s latest updates were not on the car for Kimi Raikkonen’s penultimate day of pre-season testing in the SF15-T but should arrive on Friday
Lewis Hamilton thinks Mercedes is more prepared for the new season than it was this time last winter despite a day of limited running at the start of the third and final test
Felipe Massa showed the first tangible proof of Williams’ potential this year by topping the times on the opening day of the final pre-season test in Barcelona as McLaren experienced more problems and Mercedes also suffered a rare reliability issue
Lotus has signed Carmen Jorda as a development driver for the 2015 season
McLaren has been forced to end the first day of the final test in Barcelona prematurely, having completed just seven laps
Fernando Alonso’s participation at the Australian Grand Prix is still uncertain as McLaren waits for doctors to give him the all clear following his crash during the second test in Spain
Force India plans to debut its 2015 challenger on Friday afternoon in Barcelona, with Nico Hulkenberg scheduled to be behind the wheel
Mercedes is planning to spend as many performance tokens as it can on its new power unit ahead of the first race of the season
Fernando Alonso has left hospital three days after he was admitted with concussion following a testing crash on Sunday
The Manor Marussia F1 team claims to be “making huge strides” towards a return to the grid at the opening race of the season and has named Will Stevens as one of its drivers
Force India has released the first image of its long-awaited 2015 car, the VJM08
Toto Wolff has sold a further 5% shareholding in Williams to American healthcare executive Brad Hollinger
Mark Webber believes Sebastian Vettel will be better off at Ferrari this year after a tricky year at Red Bull last season