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Nico Rosberg announces surprise retirement from Formula One

Nico Rosberg announces surprise retirement from Formula One

Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement from Formula One less than a week after being crowned world champion in Abu Dhabi.

2017 F1 calendar confirmed

2017 F1 calendar confirmed

The 20-race 2017 Formula One calendar has been confirmed, with the Brazilian Grand Prix still listed as 'subject to confirmation' and the German Grand Prix gone altogether.

Nico Rosberg clinches maiden world championship after tense Abu Dhabi finale

Nico Rosberg clinches maiden world championship after tense Abu Dhabi finale

Nico Rosberg clinched his first world championship with a gutsy drive to second behind Lewis Hamilton at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to vital Abu Dhabi pole

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to vital Abu Dhabi pole

Lewis Hamilton claimed a vital pole position for the championship showdown in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, beating Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg by 0.303s.

Sebastian Vettel tops tight FP3 to set up fascinating qualifying

Sebastian Vettel tops tight FP3 to set up fascinating qualifying

Sebastian Vettel claimed top spot in final practice ahead of Red Bull and the Mercedes title contenders, in a session which saw the top five covered by 0.4s.

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to fastest time in second practice

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to fastest time in second practice

This weekend's title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix looks set to be incredibly close as Lewis Hamilton held an advantage of just 0.079s over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton starts title showdown with strong FP1 showing

Lewis Hamilton starts title showdown with strong FP1 showing

Lewis Hamilton kicked off the Abu Dhabi title showdown by beating Nico Rosberg in the weekend's opening practice session with a margin of over 0.3s.

Hamilton wins Brazil Grand Prix to take championship to the final race

Hamilton wins Brazil Grand Prix to take championship to the final race

The 2016 title race will go down to the final round in Abu Dhabi after Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic Brazilian Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.

Lorenzo signs off in style from Yamaha

Lorenzo signs off in style from Yamaha

Spain's Ducati-bound triple world champion Jorge Lorenzo signed off from Yamaha with a farewell victory, in his 250th grand prix, in front of his home crowd in MotoGP's Valencia season-ender on Sunday.

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to vital Brazil pole

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to vital Brazil pole

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix after he emerged from a tense battle for pole position just 0.102s ahead of Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg.

Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to fastest time in final practice

Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to fastest time in final practice

Nico Rosberg set the pace in the final practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix, beating Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time by 0.093s.

Jorge Lorenzo takes pole for Yamaha farewell

Jorge Lorenzo takes pole for Yamaha farewell

Jorge Lorenzo claimed a 39th and final MotoGP pole position for Yamaha by topping qualifying for the Valencia Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton tops FP2, Fernando Alonso entertains from trackside

Lewis Hamilton tops FP2, Fernando Alonso entertains from trackside

Lewis Hamilton topped the second practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix as the Mercedes and Red Bull drivers failed to improve on their best times from the morning.

Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen to fastest time in first practice in Brazil

Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen to fastest time in first practice in Brazil

Lewis Hamilton beat Max Verstappen to the fastest time during first practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix as championship leader Nico Rosberg had to settle for third.

Lorenzo quickest again in practice two

Lorenzo quickest again in practice two

Jorge Lorenzo stayed on top in second practice for MotoGP's Valencia season finale, his Yamaha farewell.

Vettel stripped of podium for dangerous driving in Ricciardo defence

Vettel stripped of podium for dangerous driving in Ricciardo defence

Sebastian Vettel was demoted to fifth at the Mexican Grand Prix after the stewards decided he had moved under braking while defending position from Daniel Ricciardo.

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to comfortable Mexico win

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to comfortable Mexico win

Lewis Hamilton won a comfortable Mexican Grand Prix ahead of Nico Rosberg, who did all he had to do to remain in control of his own destiny in the championship fight.

Sebastien Ogier claims fourth-straight Rally GB victory

Sebastien Ogier claims fourth-straight Rally GB victory

Sebastien Ogier held off a charging Ott Tanak to claim his fourth successive victory on Rally GB, joining Hannu Mikkola and Petter Solberg as the equal-most successful driver in event history.

Andrea Dovizioso wins Malaysian Grand Prix at wet Sepang

Andrea Dovizioso wins Malaysian Grand Prix at wet Sepang

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso became the ninth different rider to win a MotoGP race this season when he pounced on a Valentino Rossi error to win the shortened Malaysian Grand Prix on a wet track at Sepang on Sunday.

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Nico Rosberg announces surprise retirement from Formula One
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Nico Rosberg announces surprise retirement from Formula One

Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement from Formula One less than a week after being crowned world champion in Abu Dhabi.

2017 F1 calendar confirmed
F1 news

2017 F1 calendar confirmed

The 20-race 2017 Formula One calendar has been confirmed, with the Brazilian Grand Prix still listed as 'subject to confirmation' and the German Grand Prix gone altogether.

Nico Rosberg clinches maiden world championship after tense Abu Dhabi finale
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg clinches maiden world championship after tense Abu Dhabi finale

Nico Rosberg clinched his first world championship with a gutsy drive to second behind Lewis Hamilton at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to vital Abu Dhabi pole
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Qualifying

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to vital Abu Dhabi pole

Lewis Hamilton claimed a vital pole position for the championship showdown in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, beating Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg by 0.303s.

Sebastian Vettel tops tight FP3 to set up fascinating qualifying
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Free Practice 3

Sebastian Vettel tops tight FP3 to set up fascinating qualifying

Sebastian Vettel claimed top spot in final practice ahead of Red Bull and the Mercedes title contenders, in a session which saw the top five covered by 0.4s.

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to fastest time in second practice
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Free Practice 2

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to fastest time in second practice

This weekend's title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix looks set to be incredibly close as Lewis Hamilton held an advantage of just 0.079s over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton starts title showdown with strong FP1 showing
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Free Practice 1

Lewis Hamilton starts title showdown with strong FP1 showing

Lewis Hamilton kicked off the Abu Dhabi title showdown by beating Nico Rosberg in the weekend's opening practice session with a margin of over 0.3s.

Hamilton wins Brazil Grand Prix to take championship to the final race
Brazilian Grand Prix

Hamilton wins Brazil Grand Prix to take championship to the final race

The 2016 title race will go down to the final round in Abu Dhabi after Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic Brazilian Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.

Lorenzo signs off in style from Yamaha
MOTOGP Valencia Grand Prix

Lorenzo signs off in style from Yamaha

Spain's Ducati-bound triple world champion Jorge Lorenzo signed off from Yamaha with a farewell victory, in his 250th grand prix, in front of his home crowd in MotoGP's Valencia season-ender on Sunday.

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to vital Brazil pole
Brazilian Grand Prix - Qualifying

Lewis Hamilton edges Nico Rosberg to vital Brazil pole

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix after he emerged from a tense battle for pole position just 0.102s ahead of Mercedes teammate and title rival Nico Rosberg.

Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to fastest time in final practice
Brazilian Grand Prix - FP3

Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to fastest time in final practice

Nico Rosberg set the pace in the final practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix, beating Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time by 0.093s.

Jorge Lorenzo takes pole for Yamaha farewell
MOTOGP Valencia Grand Prix - Qualifying

Jorge Lorenzo takes pole for Yamaha farewell

Jorge Lorenzo claimed a 39th and final MotoGP pole position for Yamaha by topping qualifying for the Valencia Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton tops FP2, Fernando Alonso entertains from trackside
Brazilian Grand Prix - FP2

Lewis Hamilton tops FP2, Fernando Alonso entertains from trackside

Lewis Hamilton topped the second practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix as the Mercedes and Red Bull drivers failed to improve on their best times from the morning.

Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen to fastest time in first practice in Brazil
Brazilian Grand Prix - FP1

Lewis Hamilton edges Max Verstappen to fastest time in first practice in Brazil

Lewis Hamilton beat Max Verstappen to the fastest time during first practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix as championship leader Nico Rosberg had to settle for third.

Lorenzo quickest again in practice two
MOTOGP Valencia Grand Prix

Lorenzo quickest again in practice two

Jorge Lorenzo stayed on top in second practice for MotoGP's Valencia season finale, his Yamaha farewell.

Vettel stripped of podium for dangerous driving in Ricciardo defence
Mexican Grand Prix

Vettel stripped of podium for dangerous driving in Ricciardo defence

Sebastian Vettel was demoted to fifth at the Mexican Grand Prix after the stewards decided he had moved under braking while defending position from Daniel Ricciardo.

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to comfortable Mexico win
Mexican Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton beats Nico Rosberg to comfortable Mexico win

Lewis Hamilton won a comfortable Mexican Grand Prix ahead of Nico Rosberg, who did all he had to do to remain in control of his own destiny in the championship fight.

Sebastien Ogier claims fourth-straight Rally GB victory
WRC Wales Rally

Sebastien Ogier claims fourth-straight Rally GB victory

Sebastien Ogier held off a charging Ott Tanak to claim his fourth successive victory on Rally GB, joining Hannu Mikkola and Petter Solberg as the equal-most successful driver in event history.

Andrea Dovizioso wins Malaysian Grand Prix at wet Sepang
Malaysian Grand Prix

Andrea Dovizioso wins Malaysian Grand Prix at wet Sepang

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso became the ninth different rider to win a MotoGP race this season when he pounced on a Valentino Rossi error to win the shortened Malaysian Grand Prix on a wet track at Sepang on Sunday.