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Formula 1 news from BBC Sport

Force India pull out of first test
Force India pull out of the first Formula 1 pre-season test, which starts at Spain's Jerez track on Sunday.
Wednesday 28 January 2015

Renault admits it is still behind
Red Bull's engine supplier Renault admits it might not have closed the performance gap to standard-setting Mercedes.
Wednesday 28 January 2015

Lotus aim for 'pinnacle' of F1
Lotus expect a "huge leap forward" after a disappointing season last year as they release an image of their 2015 car.
Monday 26 January 2015

Britain's Lynn signs for Williams
Williams sign 2014 GP3 winner Alex Lynn as their development driver for the coming season.
Wednesday 28 January 2015

CCTV shows Red Bull trophy break-in
CCTV footage is released showing the moment thieves used a 4x4 to smash through the doors of Red Bull Racing and steal 60 trophies.
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Alonso first to drive new McLaren
Fernando Alonso will be the first driver to test the new McLaren car as the team begin their engine partnership with Honda.
Thursday 22 January 2015

Force India aim for podiums in 2015
Force India boss Vijay Mallya targets "a few" podium finishes in 2015 after the team's new car is unveiled in Mexico.
Thursday 22 January 2015

Williams reveal car for 2015 season
Williams become the first team to reveal pictures of a 2015 car and have set a target of moving further up the grid this season.
Wednesday 21 January 2015

Five F1 grands prix to start earlier
Five Formula 1 grands prix will start one hour earlier under recommendations made following Jules Bianchi's crash in October.
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Marussia ‚??close to rescue deal‚??
Marussia boss John Booth says he is hopeful the team can exit administration and take part in the first race of the new season.
Monday 19 January 2015

Palmer named as Lotus reserve driver
Britain's GP2 champion Jolyon Palmer joins the Lotus Formula One team as reserve driver for the 2015 season.
Tuesday 20 January 2015

Mercedes expects competition in 2015
Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff says he expects more competition from rivals in 2015 as they prepare to unveil their new car.
Monday 19 January 2015

Honda wins F1 engines fight
McLaren's new engine partner Honda wins its fight to be allowed to develop its engine during 2015.
Friday 16 January 2015

German GP at Hockenheim - Ecclestone
F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says the 2015 German grand prix will be held at Hockenheim despite a contract with Nurburgring.
Thursday 15 January 2015

'Quieter engines attract new fans'
Formula 1's controversial new engines are attracting new fans to the sport, says the Malaysian Grand Prix boss.
Thursday 15 January 2015

Silverstone look to reduce GP prices
Silverstone's new managing director wants to lower ticket prices for the British Grand Prix by more than £50.
Tuesday 13 January 2015

Korea dropped from 2015 calendar
The Korean Grand Prix has been dropped from the 2015 calendar, reducing the season to 20 races.
Tuesday 6 January 2015

VIDEO: Silverstone boss wants GP 'festival'
Silverstone managing director Patrick Allen tells BBC Look East he is "desperately" trying to bring down the cost of watching the British Formula 1 Grand Prix and hopes to offer a "festival atmosphere" at the event.
Tuesday 13 January 2015

Tougher rules on young drivers
Drivers who wish to race in F1 must be at least 18 and satisfy a new points system, under new rules to be introduced in 2016.
Tuesday 6 January 2015

Monaco GP winner Beltoise dies at 77
Jean-Pierre Beltoise, the former F1 driver who won the Monaco GP in 1972, dies at the age of 77 following a double stroke.
Monday 5 January 2015