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Ecclestone presents 2014 Race Promoters' Trophy to Russian GP

On December 19th, an award ceremony to present the 2014 Race Promoters’ Trophy to the Russian Grand Prix organisers took place at Sochi Autodrom.

Sahara Force India scored a hard-earned point in Sochi

Sergio Perez raced to tenth place and Nico Hulkenberg battled his way to P12 from P17.

A frustrating Russia GP for Toro Rosso

Franz Tost: "Now we have to analyse why it was possible that, with the same amount of fuel for everybody, we were so far behind."

An issue with the right rear cause DNF for Marussia at Sochi

Max Chilton: "What the Team needs now is to head home for support from their families and colleagues back at the factory."

Ferrari: A quiet afternoon in Sochi

Fernando Alonso brought his F14 T home in sixth place, while Kimi Raikkonen finish ninth.

22 World Championship points for McLaren in Russia

A perfectly executed drive from Jenson Button to fourth place, backed up by a superbly combative run from Kevin Magnussen to fifth place.

Red Bull finish 7th and 8th at Sochi

Daniel Ricciardo: "Congrats to Mercedes – it’s been a dominant season by them, so hats off to them."

Bottas showed consistent pace to secure his fifth podium of the season at Sochi

Valtteri Bottas finished third and Felipe Massa 11th in today’s Russian Grand Prix

Hamilton won the first ever Russian GP

Nico Rosberg finished second after a strong recovery drive from a first lap pit-stop.

Alonso says 2015 team not Mercedes-powered

Fernando Alonso has undoubtedly been in talks with McLaren-Honda for 2015...

Kobayashi hints Caterham suffering parts shortage

Kamui Kobayashi is not sure if he will be in the car for the remaining three races of 2014.

Hamilton dominates inaugural Russian GP

Mercedes has also clinched the 2014 constructor's championship.

F1 told to be 'silent' during Russian anthem

Total silence is being requested at the Russian GP today.

Ferrari: Row Four for Russian debut

Not the best of results, but not the worst either...

Gearbox spoils the good performance of McLaren on qualifying for the Russian GP

Eric Boullier: "Okay, P4 and P6 amount to our best cumulative qualifying performance of the year."

Bottas qualified third and Massa eighteenth for tomorrow’s inaugural Russian GP

Valtteri Bottas: "Third is a good result and we have strong race pace so hopefully we can battle with the Mercedes cars and secure another podium finish tomorrow."

Hamilton in pole position for first Russian GP

Lewis Hamilton will start the inaugural Russian Grand Prix from the front of the grid after claiming his seventh pole position of the season at the Sochi Autodrom.

Russian GP qualifying results: Hamilton storms to pole

Lewis Hamilton will start the inaugural Russian Grand Prix from the front of the grid after claiming his seventh pole position of the season at the Sochi Autodrom.

F1 security unprecedented for Putin visit

Security is very tight as Russia's president visits Sochi.

Whiting wants to 'take the decision to slow down away from the driver'

Jean Todt and Charlie Whiting spoke in a press conference today in Russia.

A good Friday practice for McLaren at Sochi Autodrom

Kevin Magnussen: “It was a pretty decent day for us today, and the car feels good”

Ferrari: A subdued Friday in Russia

After the final 90 minute session of the day, Fernando Alonso, and his F14 T were third quickest

Marussia: Max Chilton ends the opening day of running in Sochi in 20th position

Max Chilton: "This evening will give us a chance to reflect on the day a little more and hopefully we will come back stronger still tomorrow.”

Sochi Autodrom reveals the 2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix trophy

The trophy will stand out as one of the most eye-catching prizes on the FIA Formula One World Championship™ calendar.

The Russian GP weekend began with Hamilton at the top of the timesheets

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton ended the first session in P1 and P2 respectively, separated by less than a tenth of a second.

Marussia withdraws Bianchi's car in Russia

Marussia on Friday withdrew injured Jules Bianchi's car from the Russian Grand Prix.

Russian GP practice 2 results: Hamilton snatches P1

Lewis Hamilton overshadowed his nearest rival by more than eight tenths. McLaren rookie outpaced his teammate. Fernando Alonso in third in his Ferrari.

Rosberg fastest as inaugural Russian GP gets underway

Mercedes drivers in top two spots ahead of Button and Alonso. Marussia to run single car ‘out of respect’ for Bianchi.

Vergne arranges helmet stickers to honour Bianchi

F1 drivers will wear helmet stickers to show their support for injured colleague Jules Bianchi this weekend in Russia.

Bianchi crash and politics overshadow Sochi preparations

F1 has made the 8,000 kilometre trek from Suzuka to the all-new Sochi Autodrom, but many are not in the mood to celebrate the sport's latest destination.

Marussia could field one car in Russia after Bianchi crash

Marussia is yet to declare how it will tackle this weekend's Russian Grand Prix, as its race driver Jules Bianchi lies comatose in Japan.

Controversial Putin to attend Russia GP

F1 will court further controversy this weekend when Russian president Vladimir Putin oversees the inaugural Grand Prix at Sochi.

New territory for Formula One opens up more unpredictability

Medium and soft tyres for the first brand new circuit since Austin.

Europe considering new sanctions on Russia that could jeopardize Grand Prix

Ari Vatanen was very outspoken about the GP and revealed that Jean Todt feels the same way.

Europe could recommend Russia GP boycott

"We have a contract, and I respect contracts." - Bernie Ecclestone

Lenny Kravitz to headline at the 2014 Formula 1 Russian GP concerts

Multi award winning musician and actor Lenny Kravitz has today been announced as the headline concert act at the 2014 Formula 1 Russia Grand Prix.

Friday debut at Sochi 'very possible' - Sirotkin

Sergey Sirotkin has the necessary licenses to compete in F1. Could it be at Sochi?