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Formula 1 news from BBC Sport

Vettel affected by Ricciardo pace
Sebastian Vettel left Red Bull partly because of the pace of team-mate Daniel Ricciardo, says team boss Christian Horner.
Friday 19 December 2014

Hamilton to lose senior engineer
One of Lewis Hamilton's key technical figures at Mercedes, Jock Clear, is to leave the team and move to Ferrari.
Thursday 18 December 2014

Alonso to be patient with McLaren
Fernando Alonso says he is happy to go "through a period of learning" when he starts driving for his new McLaren-Honda team.
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Mercedes rivalry set to continue
Mercedes plan to let team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg battle it out for the title again next season.
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Ferrari part company with tyre chief
Ferrari part company with another senior figure after revealing tyre chief Hirohide Hamashima is to leave.
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Walsh rules himself out of F1 job
Ex-Diageo boss Paul Walsh says he will not become the next F1 chairman in place of Peter Brabeck-Letmathe.
Wednesday 17 December 2014

Stolen Red Bull trophies found
Trophies stolen from the Red Bull Racing factory in Milton Keynes are found in a lake.
Tuesday 16 December 2014

£15k for car nose in F1 team auction
The assets of collapsed F1 team Marussia go under the hammer in the first of a series of auctions.
Tuesday 16 December 2014

Hamilton wants 'seven more F1 years'
BBC Sports Personality of the Year and F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton wants 'another seven years' in the sport.
Monday 15 December 2014

Ferrari sign Gutierrez as reserve
Ferrari bring in Mexican Esteban Gutierrez to be their new test and reserve driver from next season.
Monday 15 December 2014

Hamilton wins Sports Personality
Lewis Hamilton is the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014, with golfer Rory McIlroy second and athlete Jo Pavey third.
Sunday 14 December 2014

Dennis wants control of McLaren
Ron Dennis agrees with fellow shareholders a price at which he can take a majority shareholding of the McLaren Group.
Friday 12 December 2014

Button hopes for long McLaren stay
Jenson Button says he hopes to stay at McLaren as Fernando Alonso's team-mate for more than just 2015.
Thursday 11 December 2014

F1 team Marussia's assets auctioned
The assets of collapsed F1 team Marussia - including race and show cars and testing gear - are to be sold at auction.
Friday 12 December 2014

Alonso has 'unfinished business'
Fernando Alonso says he has returned to McLaren because he feels he has unfinished business in trying to win the world title.
Thursday 11 December 2014

McLaren confirm Button and Alonso
Former world champions Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso will drive for McLaren in 2015.
Thursday 11 December 2014

Caterham in talks with three buyers
Caterham's administrator says the team are still searching for a new buyer, with talks continuing with "three interested parties".
Wednesday 10 December 2014

VIDEO: Hamilton wins BBC Sports Personality
Lewis Hamilton is voted the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014, after winning his second Formula 1 world title.
Sunday 14 December 2014

VIDEO: The moment Hamilton clinched the title
Watch the moment Lewis Hamilton becomes the 2014 Formula 1 World Champion after the Mercedes driver wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Sunday 23 November 2014

VIDEO: Greatest year of my life - Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton described 2014 as the greatest year of his life after winning a second Formula 1 world title and the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.
Monday 15 December 2014