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    Motorsports: Ross Brawn leaving Mercedes F1
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    With this year's Formula One World Championship tied up and just three grands prix left to go, we're heading into another game of musical chairs in the offseason. But while most eyes will be fixed on changes in the driver lineup for next season, one of the most important could be found in the top ...

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    Video: This is what F1 racing will sound like in 2014
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    Formula One is making a switch from the current naturally aspirated 2.4-liter V8 found in the back of every car, to a new, 1.6-liter turbocharged V6. Suffice it to say, things are going to change. The new engines are having such an impact on the teams of F1, that at least one manufacturer, ...

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    Report: Mercedes ponders exiting F1 racing over commercial deal
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    Formula One may, to outsiders, seem like a monolith, but it is in fact a gathering of rather disparate parties. There's the FIA which governs the series from a sporting standpoint, there's the collective of teams competing in the series, and Formula One Management, the company that holds the ...

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    Official: Aldo Costa joins Brawn and Schumacher at Mercedes GP
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    Back in the day, one team dominated Formula One like no other before it and none since. Michael Schumacher was driving, Ross Brawn was running the team and Aldo Costa was designing the cars. It was a winning combination, to say the least, one that yielded seven world championships. That was at ...

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    Report: Teen writes letter to Mercedes F1, scores world's most advanced bionic hand [w/video]
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    Matthew James, a 14-year-old boy in the UK, was born with a rare condition – his left arm stops at the wrist and he has no left hand. He had been fitted with a simple electric clamp of sorts that allowed him the freedom to pick up small objects but little else. Young Matthew is also a big ...

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    Second Time's a Charm: Mercedes GP unveils its new W02 Silver Arrow
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    Mercedes GP W02 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    What the heck happened to Mercedes GP last season? The team showed at least as much promise as the three (Ferrari, McLaren and Red Bull) that out-paced it at every turn – with Michael Schumacher coming out of retirement to ...

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    Will Schumacher re-retire at season's end? Ecclestone, Stewart think so
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    Michael Schumacher's triumphant comeback has been anything but. The seven-time world champion has been consistently outpaced by his junior team-mate Nico Rosberg, who most recently scored a podium finish at this past weekend's British Grand Prix while Schumi could manage no better than ninth. The ...

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    Jenson Button sues Brawn-Mercedes for championship-winning car
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    To the victor go the spoils. It's an age-old adage, and with good reason. But after winning the world championship last year, Jenson Button had another battle on his hands. In negotiating his contract with Brawn GP for last season, Button reportedly agreed to a salary cut given the team's ...

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    Brawn warns Mercedes not to supply more teams with engines
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    With a rapidly expanding grid and only four engine suppliers left in the series, the burden on each is getting mighty heavy. Renault only supplies its own team and Red Bull, but four teams are running under Cosworth power, three under Ferrari and another three run Mercedes engines. Those ...

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    Schumacher reportedly getting new chassis for Spanish GP *UPDATED
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    Critics have given Michael Schumacher a hard time all season so far over what can charitably be characterized as lackluster performance. Leading figures at the Mercedes-Benz GP team, however, have magnanimously attributed the problems to their car. But if his young teammate Nico Rosberg is ...

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    Mercedes refutes Schumacher retirement talk
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    It's pretty safe to say that Michael Schumacher isn't quite back up to vintage form. After winning seven World Championships, Schumi spent three years on the sidelines before leaving retirement to take the wheel at the newly-rechristened Mercedes-Benz GP team, headed by his longtime collaborator ...

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    Mercedes racing chief reportedly attributes McLaren split to MP4-12C
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    McLaren MP4-12C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mercedes-Benz and McLaren used to be synonymous, both on the racing circuit with their Formula One collaboration as well as in the stratosphere of supercar-dom with the Mercedes SLR McLaren. But that's all in the history books now as ...

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    Mercedes GP launches inaugural W01 challenger in Valencia
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    2010 Mercedes GP W01 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We've seen the mock-up, now it's time for the real thing. After having previewed the team livery on last year's championship-winning Brawn GP car (that's both championships, thank you very much), the newly christened Mercedes GP ...

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    F1 Update: Heidfeld signs as Mercedes GP test driver, Alguersuari confirmed at Toro Rosso
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    The off season in Formula One is nothing if not a big game of musical chairs. Sometimes drivers end up pretty much exactly where they were before the season ended – as were the majority of cases in between 2008 and 2009 – but sometimes everything gets reshuffled. This year things are ...

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    Mercedes GP Petronas unveils 2010 F1 livery
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    2010 Mercedes GP Petronas livery – click above for high-res gallery
    While many parents get their baby's first set of booties dipped in bronze, Mercedes GP Petronas have gone and dipped their whole new baby in silver. After taking over the Formula One championship-winning Brawn GP team at ...

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    VIDEO: BBC interviews Schumacher about his return to Mercedes-Benz F1
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    Michael Schumacher talks about his return to F1 racing – Click above to watch the video
    Let the rumors rest -- Michael Schumacher is back. As we reported earlier this morning, it appeared he was all set to sign with Mercedes-Benz, and now the deal is done. The newly named Mercedes GP ...

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    Officially Official: Mercedes GP confirms Nico Rosberg for 2010
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    Following earlier speculation, the newly-acquired Mercedes Grand Prix team has confirmed its first driver for the upcoming Formula One season. As expected, Nico Rosberg will be switching places with Rubens Barrichello, the departing Brawn GP driver who moves to Williams for next year. 24-year-old ...

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    Mercedes Grand Prix searches for drivers while dispelling board's concerns
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    The new Mercedes GP car rendered – Click above to view in high-resolution
    With two manufacturers leaving the series, four new teams joining the grid and a giant game of musical chairs amongst the drivers ensuing, the off-season between the 2009 and 2010 Formula One World Championships is ...

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