The difference between a Formula One car and the fastest road cars

Speed comparison race at the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix 2014.

David Coulthard (F1) vs Steven Richards (V8) vs Mick Doohan (AMG).

The evolution of Force India

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Nico Rosberg’s 2014 Malaysian Grand Prix Preview

In the second episode of his 2014 Grand Prix preview series, Nico Rosberg shares his thoughts on Kuala Lumpur, the Sepang International circuit and rats in his bedroom!

Sepang: On Board with Lewis Hamilton in the F1 Simulator

Lewis Hamilton guides us through a lap of the Sepang International circuit – home to the Malaysian Grand Prix – in the Formula One simulator. The second episode of a brand new race preview series from PETRONAS MOTORSPORTS, watch out for more throughout the 2014 season!

Pray for MH370

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Lewis Hamilton on Google+: All my prayers and sympathies go to the friends and families of the passengers on MH370 flight.

#PrayForMH370

Kevin Magnussen on Twitter (and the podium interview)

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Official statements – and the podium interview – from Kevin after the historic race.





Today’s race as a photo essay

The Australian Grand Prix 2014 in pictures.

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Jan Magnussen’s reaction after the race

This is very moving. (Kevin’s father could not attend the race in Melbourne as he himself was racing in the U.S. the same day earlier!).

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[via Anders Larsen]

2014 Formula 1 World Constructors’ Championship – Standings

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1. McLaren 27
2. Mercedes 25
3. Red Bull 18
4. Ferrari 14
5. Williams 8
6. Force India 6
7. Toro Rosso 3
8. Sauber 0
9. Marussia 0
10. Lotus 0
11. Caterham 0

Relive the Australian Grand Prix on Twitter

Here are some selected tweets from the live reporting on Twitter:

Read all the tweets here.


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