The FIA, Formula 1's governing body, has confirmed that Fernando Alonso and Roberto Merhi have been handed grid penalties for the Russian Grand Prix

Manor Marussia team principal Graeme Lowdon says securing Mercedes power units for the 2016 season gives the British outfit a chance to level the playing field

Rob Smedley, head of performance engineering at Williams, says the team is making progress with its wet weather set-up

Lewis Hamilton says he is not concerned about the lack of running at the Russian Grand Prix on Friday

Nico Hulkenberg says final practice for the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday morning will be "crucial", after limited running on Friday

Fernando Alonso says Formula 1 team radio should be private and not be broadcast on live television

Williams racer Felipe Massa topped a washed out second practice session for the Russian Grand Prix

Nico Hulkenberg set the quickest time in the shortened Russian Grand Prix first practice at the Sochi Autodrom

The Sochi Autodrom made its debut on the F1 calendar in 2014, hosting the first ever Russian Grand Prix in the sport’s history

Nico Rosberg says he is "not backing down" in the F1 2015 championship fight, despite losing more ground to team-mate Lewis Hamilton in Japan

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says the announcement that Jenson Button will remain at the team for the 2016 season is "incredibly motivating"

Valtteri Bottas believes the Williams FW37 will be well suited to the Sochi Autodrom, ahead of this weekend's Russian Grand Prix

October 6 marks 30 years since Nigel Mansell scored the first of his 31 Formula 1 wins, with victory at the 1985 European Grand...

Hakkinen praises Verstappen's performances so far in 2015, backing his decision to defy team orders in Singapore two weeks ago.