Michael Schumacher is “waking up very slowly” from a medically induced coma after he suffered severe head injuries from a skiing accident last December, his teenage son has confirmed.
Watch highlights as Lewis Hamilton wins the first ever Russian Grand Prix with a flawless performance on the streets of Sochi.
Watch highlights as Lewis Hamilton wins the first ever Russian Grand Prix with a flawless performance on the streets of Sochi.
Lewis Hamilton won the first ever Russian GP, and Nico Rosberg finished in second, as Mercedes clinched their first ever Constructors Championship 1.49pm BST Sorry guys [for …
Lewis Hamilton dominates the Russian Grand Prix to take his ninth win of the year, his fourth in a row and extend his championship lead.
Briton becomes only the fourth driver in F1 history to win nine grands prix in a season after leading from start to finish in Sochi
Lewis Hamilton won the inaugural Russian Formula One Grand Prix and extended his championship lead on Sunday in a Mercedes one-two that clinched the team’s first constructors’ title.
Lewis Hamilton’s fourth win in a row and his ninth of the season brought him level with Nigel Mansell as the most successful British Formula One driver of all time in terms of race victories, but the inaugural Russian Grand Prix was overshadowed by Jules Bianchi’s terrible accident a week earlier.
Lewis Hamilton’s fourth win in a row and his ninth of the season brought him level with Nigel Mansell as the most successful British Formula One driver of all time in terms of race victories, but the inaugural Russian Grand Prix was overshadowed by Jules Bianchi’s terrible accident a week earlier.
Follow live lap-by-lap commentary from the 2014 Russian Grand Prix on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1200 (BST)
British GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer tells Edie Jordan he is ready to race in a Formula 1 car in the 2015 season.
A first-lap lock-up into Turn 2 at the Sochi Autodrom puts Nico Rosberg on the back foot in the inaugural Russian Grand Prix.
Marussia opted to only run one car out of respect for Bianchi while every car showed off ‘#JB17′ graphics in Sochi
Lewis Hamilton is bidding to extend his lead in the Formula One drivers’ championship with his fourth consecutive victory. 
Marco Sorensen took his maiden GP2 victory in the Russian Sprint Race, leading every lap from pole position.
FIA bosses are hoping to test the new regulations in Austin after Lewis Hamilton admitted drivers are too competitive to go slow
Latest Formula One GP news from the race in SochiEmail michael.butler@theguardian.com. Tweet @michaelbutler18Concerns grow for Bianchi as family gather at bedsideIs a foolproof virtual …
Drivers have expressed support for the FIA’s push to introduce a yellow flag speed-limit in the wake of Jules Bianchi’s crash at last weekend’s Japanese GP.
Frenchman Bianchi is still in a critical but stable condition at the Mie General Medical Centre in Japan following his 160mph horror smash last weekend
Newly crowned GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer reflects on his title winning campaign
Follow live lap-by-lap commentary from the 2014 Russian Grand Prix on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1200 (BST)
Welcome to The Independent’s live coverage of the inaugural Formula One Russian Grand Prix, brought to you from the Black Sea coastal resort of Sochi.
The tour has arrived in Russia for the first time in history but trophy presentations could be behind bullet-proof glass to boost security
The season continues in Sochi, with messages of goodwill expected for the Frenchman one week after his crash in Japan
Michael Schumacher is ‘waking up very slowly’ following the skiing accident which left him with horrific brain injuries, it emerged today.
The unprecedented instruction was sent to the teams in an email on Saturday ahead of the Russian Grand Prix – a stricture that has never before been issued for the attendance of a president.
Drivers and crews instructed to remain silent during Russian national anthem
Jolyon Palmer became the first Brit since Lewis Hamilton to win the GP2 title before setting his sights on competing in Formula One.
FIA planning to introduce system to automatically slow down cars near the scene of other drivers’ crashes
The Frenchman remains in “stable but critical” condition in hospital, six days after the accident at the Suzuka circuit in Japan
Briton on track for fourth straight grand prix win Subdued mood as Bianchi remains in hospital Lewis Hamilton claims pole position for Russian GPBeside the Black …
Sebastian Vettel was downbeat after qualifying for the Russian GP, with the World Champion doubtful he can make much progress in Sunday’s race.
Monday 6 OctoberPhilippe and Christine Bianchi and other family members arrive at the Mie General Medical Centre in Yokkaichi after a typhoon-delayed journey from France to be with their son Jules, who is in a stable but critical condition after an operation the previous evening to relieve the diffuse axonal head injury sustained in his crash in the Japanese GP at Suzuka.
Lewis Hamilton claimed his seventh pole position of the year for Sunday’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom.
The sportscar driver and pundit Anthony Davidson said computer-controlled virtual safety cars would help safety in F1Motor racing drivers rarely, if ever, acknowledge fear. They …
The sportscar driver and pundit Anthony Davidson believes a new computer-controlled system might help prevent crashesMotor racing drivers rarely, if ever, acknowledge fear. They fully understand the dangers of …
Leading drivers back a move to implement changes in the wake of the accident that left Jules Bianchi in a critical condition.
Lee McKenzie is joined by BBC Sport’s chief F1 Analyst Eddie Jordan for Inside F1 following qualifying for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix.
In pictures: The world of Formula One comes together to show its support for Marussia driver Jules Bianchi
Jolyon Palmer won the 2014 GP2 Drivers’ Championship in with a typically brilliant drive to win the first ever race in the series at the Sochi Autodrom in Russia.
The sun shone over the stunning new Formula One track at Sochi in Russia. At the bottom of the picture is Lewis Hamilton qualifying for pole position ahead of the …
The sun shone over the stunning new Formula One track at Sochi in Russia. At the bottom of the picture is Lewis Hamilton qualifying for pole position ahead of the …
The young Brit is without his Marussia colleague after the Frenchman’s horror smash in Japan last week and admits he’s finding it tough
Nico Rosberg put a brave face on it. ‘Lewis was quicker today, all weekend, really,’ he conceded after Hamilton dealt another psychological blow in this season’s title race.
A beaming Jolyon Palmer says “it feels incredible” to be crowned GP2 Champion following his victory in Russia.
Jolyon Palmer clinched the GP2 drivers’ title with a stunning victory in Russia to wrap up the championship with three races to spare.
The Brit was exactly a fifth of a second faster than teammate Nico Rosberg as Mercedes took the front row for themselves once more
Lewis Hamilton takes pole with Mercedes team-mate and rival Nico Rosberg second at the inaugural Russian Grand Prix.
A jubilant Daniil Kvyat has revelled in producing a career-best performance in qualifying for the Russian GP after claiming fifth on the grid.
A rueful Valtteri Bottas admitted pushing too hard at the start of his final qualifying lap led to the mistakes which cost the chance of stunning the Mercedes’ in Sochi.