Lewis Hamilton feels his level of maturity will stand him in good stead for a potential tilt this year at a second Formula One world title.
Jenson Button believes McLaren can take the fight to Williams and Mercedes in the Australian Grand Prix because the race “is going to be a lot trickier than what most people think”
Jenson Button does not think Williams and Mercedes can be challenged on outright pace this weekend, but says there could be more to the race on Sunday than setting fast lap times
Thursday’s official FIA press conference saw home favourite Daniel Ricciardo and Red Bull team mate – and reigning world champion – Sebastian Vettel face the media. Find out what they, as well as Williams’ Felipe Massa, Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton, Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso and McLaren’s Kevin Magnussen, had to say by reading the full transcript
Mercedes driver and 2008 world champion Lewis Hamilton says the new season is the most unpredictable of his career.
After a winter of massive regulation changes, the 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship will burst into life this weekend with what promises to be a hugely unpredictable race in Australia. Having shown great pace in pre-season testing, Mercedes and Williams enter the race in Melbourne as favourites, but the truth is that nobody knows for sure what to expect.
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff thinks it important his team does not assume its strong testing form will automatically carry through into the new Formula 1 season
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has played down his team’s favourites status ahead of the first race of the season
Toto Wolff says it is clear that Mercedes has an advantage over Red Bull at the start of the new F1 season but expects the reigning champions to bounce back quickly
Lewis Hamilton believes he has now reached a level of maturity that will start to show through in his performances this year
Lewis Hamilton admits Mercedes knows it is in a strong position ahead of the start of the new season but doesn’t believe 2014 marks his best chance to win a second title
On the eve of the new Formula One campaign, Sportsmail are delighted to announce the signing of Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Nico Rosberg.
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Take a closer look at Mercedes’ much lauded new V6 power unit ahead of the 2014 Formula season.
Andy: “Much like sitting an exam, you may have done your homework but you never know which questions will crop up…”
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says he is not paying heed to high expectations ahead of the F1 season’s opening race in Melbourne on Sunday …
As Formula One teams get ready to go racing in Melbourne, it has become obvious that the behaviour of engines will be considerably different during qualifying and the actual races.
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After a winter in which they have coped with a huge rule change, introducing complex hybrid turbo engines, the F1 teams arrive in Melbourne less well prepared for the first race than at any time in recent memory. Only Mercedes and Williams can be said to have achieved the 5,000km target mileage in the three winter tests, while Ferrari were not far off with 500km less. Others, like Red Bull (1,700km) and their fellow Renault powered teams including last year’s Melbourne winners Lotus, are underprepared and will find Melbourne a struggle this year.
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Valtteri Bottas is confident his Williams Martini Mercedes will prove a reliable contender during the Australian Grand Prix opener.
Toto: “We now face the ultimate reality check”
Nico: “I can’t wait to be back in the car again”
Lewis: “This is the year you need to watch Formula One!”
Lewis Hamilton may not have come close to matching his 2008 title-winning season in recent years, but bookmakers believe the regulations shake-up and the powerful Mercedes engine could see him sweep all before him in Formula One this season
Bernie Ecclestone has changed his prediction for this year’s F1 world championship, but still sees Mercedes as the team to beat.
Felipe Massa believes that landing a Mercedes Formula 1 engine deal is key to Williams’s chances of revival
Christian Horner believes Mercedes’ advantage over the rest of the field is so big they could beat everybody by two laps in Australia, and insists Lewis Hamilton has to be considered favourite for the title
Red Bull boss Christian Horner has predicted that Mercedes could win this weekend’s season-opening Australian GP by two clear laps.
Christian Horner believes Mercedes’ advantage over the rest of the field is so big they could beat everybody by two laps in Australia
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner believes Mercedes will blow their rivals away at the season-opening Australian GP…
Red Bull chief Christian Horner predicts more domination in Australia, but not from his struggling team for F1 season start
Christian Horner, the master of recent Formula One dominance, has predicted that Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes could win Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix by as much as two laps.
Red Bull’s Christian Horner fears Mercedes are so far ahead of the pack they will walk away with the F1 championship – starting in Melbourne on Sunday
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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he’s ‘more fired-up than ever’ ahead of the 2014 Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne, Australia.
Paddy: “We could well see a few surprises in Melbourne”
Preview of the 2014 Australian Grand Prix on the official McLaren Mercedes website. Click to view.
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The long wait is almost over. After a hugely demanding pre-season, the teams and drivers are set to converge in Melbourne for the first race of the new 1.6-litre turbo engine era. Those involved in the 2014 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix discuss their prospects
Nico Rosberg relishes task of challenging his old friend and Mercedes team-mate, he tells Daniel Johnson
Albert Park: In the Cockpit with Lewis & Nico
Toto Wolff believes F1 is set for “the ultimate reality check” when racing gets underway in Australia but is excited by the prospects for his Mercedes team
Although Mercedes’ pre-season testing went better than planned both Lewis Hamilton and Ncio Rosberg are cautious about their chances in Melbourne…