Malaysian GP (2015)
Latest news on Malaysian GP
Ferrari hadn’t won a race in almost two years, but Sebastian Vettel shows up and wins after just two starts. How did he do that? Charles Bradley investigates.
Max Verstappen became the youngest-ever driver to score points in a Formula 1 race when he brought his Scuderia Toro Rosso home in P7.
Different tactics for Mercedes and split strategies for Hamilton and Rosberg: on the podium for the second time this year.
Jenson Button: “Able to mix it with the others”
Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg finished in P13 and P14 respectively.
Pastor Maldonado had to retire from a promising but ultimately rather frustrating Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit.
Valtteri Bottas: "I made the most of the performance of the car and it was great to be able to race Felipe at the end."
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg claimed a second consecutive double podium today, finishing P2 and P3 respectively.
For Scuderia Ferrari, today's win is the 222nd, the first since the 2013 Spanish GP, while Sebastian Vettel is now on 40 wins.
Ferrari’s first victory in two years could be the catalyst for a championship challenge, with technical chief James Allison hoping “we can push on from here”.
Sebastian Vettel managed to pipe both Mercedes drivers being on better tire strategy. Second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen is in fourth.
Check out how the standings changed after today's race. Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes still in the lead.
James Key: "Max did an outstanding job considering that we’ve never faced these conditions with him in the past and he nailed it."
Sahara Force India survived the rain storms in Sepang today.
Kimi Raikkonen, eleventh at the time in 1.42.173, was unable to make the cut into the top ten.
Daniel Ricciardo: "We’re behind Mercedes and Ferrari, but we are ahead of the Williams..."
Marcus Ericsson: "It has been a great weekend so far. I was able to finish every session in a top ten position,"
Valtteri Bottas: "I am a little disappointed with how the day turned out."
Dramatic afternoon session in Sepang sees Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg take first and third position during qualifying for tomorrow's Malaysian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton will start from pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang in a rain-affected session.
Lewis Hamilton managed to post fastest lap of 1:49.834 with Sebastian Vettel just less the a tenth slower. Nico Rosberg in third.
Nico Rosberg edges his teammate by almost two tenths. Kimi Raikkonen is in third.
Robert Fernley: "We obviously still have a lot of work to do ahead of qualifying, but from a learning perspective we’ve achieved a lot today.”
Fernando Alonso: "The car feels consistent and easy to drive, and it’s giving me the confidence to push it to the limit."
Daniil Kvyat: "There is definitely potential and things are looking better compared to Melbourne,"
Both Sauber C34-Ferraris ran without any major issues.
Lotus F1 Team opened-up strongly but Romain Grosjean experienced a loss of power in the afternoon.
Nico Rosberg topped the times during the morning session, with Lewis Hamilton claiming top spot in the afternoon.
The real race pace will be known only on Sunday.