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    Motorsports: Race Recap: Singapore Grand Prix is about a safety car and submission
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    The Singapore Formula One Grand Prix is the Monaco GP of the Orient – a weekend known more for its glamour and time-slot than on-track action, with a temporary circuit that punishes every mistake, usually terminally. Lewis Hamilton in the Mercedes-AMG Petronas got the best of Free Practice ...

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    Motorsports: Race Recap: British Grand Prix is one part close racing, four parts blowout
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    The British Formula One Grand Prix wasn't things that go "bump" in the night, it was things that go "Pop!" on the track. Pirelli came into the sport with a mandate to spice things up, but now – unintentionally – the spice could be overpowering the flavor of the food. The general tire ...

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    Motorsports: Race Recap: For the 2013 Monaco Grand Prix, NASCAR comes to the principality
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    Lots of contact, debris cautions, trips into the wall, full-course yellows and a red flag – these are the kinds of racing terms you unbox when you want to have a conversation about NASCAR... or the Formula One grand prix of Monaco. In this case we're not talking about the Coca-Cola 600 at ...

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    Report: Lewis Hamilton jet ski prank causes camera damage
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    That zany Lewis Hamilton is up to some hijinks once again, recently hamming it up on a pair of jet skis for a television film crew in Monaco with fellow Formula One driver Nico Rosberg. The F1 drivers were supposed to stay far enough away from the camera operators on a stationary boat, but ...

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    Motorsports: Recap: 2013 Spanish Grand Prix is Catalan for 'Lottery' and 'More pit stops'
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    This year's Formula One season might qualify as being just as crazy as last year's, only it's a different kind of crazy. Instead of a new winner every Sunday, how the winner actually manages to take the victory is the mystery, and just when we thought the season might have settled into a groove ...

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    Motorsports: Race Recap: 2013 Malaysian Grand Prix is a fool in the rain
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    Humidity, hunger and heartbreak were the takeaways from the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix. A proper track with a wider variety of straights and corners than the street circuit in Australia, the second race of the season was expected to be a better test of the performance of the 11 teams on the ...

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    Official: Mercedes-Petronas AMG W04 launched to little fanfare, lots of pressure [w/video]
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    No indoor cocktail hour for the launch of the W04, the newest chassis built by the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One team. Instead, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton spent a morning in photo and video sessions at the track in Jerez, Spain then paused a moment to introduce the car. The team will ...

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    Video: F1's Nico Rosberg explains how the racing helmet has evolved
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    As motorsports fans, we tend to pour over every detail of the race car's evolution, but it's easy to forget other aspects of a race team that progress at approximately the same rate. That includes safety equipment. Nico Rosberg took some time off from of his Formula One driving duties at Mercedes ...

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    Video: Nico Rosberg explains why F1 cars are so safe
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    So far this season Nico Rosberg has clued us in to why this year's Formula 1 cars look like they do and how the drivers sit inside their cockpits. For his next installment of Grand Prix Insights, along with the help of a Mercedes F1 engineer, he goes over some of the features of the carbon fiber ...

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    Video: Nico Rosberg explains F1 cars' unique seating position
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    The Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team has been using its drivers to open up the dark world of F1, and in this video Nico Rosberg demonstrates what we've long suspected: the driving position in a Formula 1 car is outrageous, with drivers reclined on a carbon-fiber gynecologist's table pretending to be ...

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    Video: Watch Nico Rosberg explain why F1 cars are so ugly this season
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    Race #1 of the 2012 Formula 1 season is officially in the books. Along with a talk of a more exciting season after inconclusive winter testing, everyone has had a few words about the way the new cars look, one of the most common being "ugly." The stepped noses used on most of the field are how ...

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    Frankfurt: Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe DTM AMG OMG
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    The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe is going racing, and it has its eyes set on conquering the DTM series. That means the standard C-class Coupe gets the typical DTM outfit of a massive front splitter, seductively wide fender flares and a wing large enough on which to throw a party fit for ...

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    Video: Nico Rosberg frightens David Coulthard around the Nordschleife
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    There's a good reason why Formula One teams make two cars with one seat each instead of one car with two seats. Well, there are a lot of good reasons, actually, one of which is being that F1 drivers don't like riding shotgun, something that is immediately apparent after watching this video. Even ...

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    Video: Mercedes cranks up the Rosberg-Schumacher rivalry
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    With a new race weekend comes a new video clip from Mercedes-Benz making light of the sometimes bitter rivalry between Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg, the company's Formula 1 teammates. This week's clip finds our heroes coming to the rescue of a pregnant woman stranded by a broken-down ...

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    Video: What happens when Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher meet at dinner?
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    The internal rivalry between Mercedes GP Petronas drivers Nico Rosberg and the legendary Michael Schumacher is famous. They race almost as hard against each other as they do everyone else on the track, and exist in a world of tense equilibrium between teammates' friendly competition and bitter ...

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    Formula One drivers loathe technology creep
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    Are Formula One cars getting too sophisticated? A handful of drivers think so... and they're beginning to speak out about the technology creep invading their vehicles. A modern F1 car utilizes aerodynamics that are adjustable on the fly and a steering wheel fitted with more buttons than Jenson's ...

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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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    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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    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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    Schumacher reportedly says his neck is fully recovered, F1 return a go
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    At least now we know he'll have no excuses: Michael Schumacher says his neck is completely healed after last year's motorcycle incident, and he feels "extremely fresh and fit." The three-year sabbatical he's had since retiring at the end of 2006 has recharged his batteries and his competitive ...

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