Lewis Hamilton in crisis talks with Mercedes over failing car with his world title defence in tatters

Lewis Hamilton boarded a plane bound for Japan on Monday morning and had plenty of excess baggage in tow. The Briton’s defence of his world title is in tatters after an engine failure forced him to retire 15 laps from the end of Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix. Hamilton hit out at his Mercedes team in the immediate aftermath, saying: ‘Someone needs to give me some answers because this is not acceptable.

Nico Rosberg admits he understands Lewis Hamilton fury after Brit's fiery end to Malaysian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton admits feeling 'helpless' with time against him in race to defend F1 title from Nico Rosberg 

Mercedes refute 'stupid' sabotage claims and feel Lewis Hamilton's pain after Malaysian Grand Prix blowout

Sergio Perez confirms he will remain with Force India for a fourth consecutive season in Formula One

Daniel Ricciardo dedicates Malaysian Grand Prix win to Jules Bianchi after fending off Max Verstappen challenge  

Daniel Ricciardo finally gets win he's deserved this year but Lewis Hamilton is fed up of his engine woes... five things we...

Lewis Hamilton questions failing engine and claims 'someone doesn't want me to win' after his Mercedes blows out in Malaysian...

Lewis Hamilton suffers engine failure as Daniel Ricciardo takes full advantage to win Malaysian Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Max...

Malaysian Grand Prix F1 RESULT: Daniel Ricciardo seals victory as Lewis Hamilton endures engine woes again

Time for Lewis Hamilton to show his worth and see off Nico Rosberg to become four-time world champion

Lewis Hamilton storms to pole position in Malaysian Grand Prix but insists he could have gone even faster!

Lewis Hamilton storms to pole in Malaysia ahead of Nico Rosberg in second place

Lewis Hamilton sets fastest lap in Malaysia to lay down marker in battle with Nico Rosberg  

Malaysian Grand Prix F1 qualifying RESULT: Lewis Hamilton takes pole position in front of Nico Rosberg

Toto Wolff tells Lewis Hamilton to get on with it after moaning about Mercedes' decision to break up championship-winning crew

Lewis Hamilton sets sights on overhauling rival Nico Rosberg's F1 Championship lead after 'good day' in Malaysian GP second...

Formula One title race set to heat up in soaring Sepang heat as Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg dominate Malaysian GP...

Kevin Magnussen suffers dramatic pit-lane fire during opening practice session at the Malaysian Grand Prix

Jenson Button prepares to celebrate 300th Grand Prix in Malaysia... 'It means I've been around for a hell of a long time!'

Lewis Hamilton admits Mercedes' decision to move his mechanics to rival Nico Rosberg's garage has 'all sorts of psychological...

Fernando Alonso encounters problem with McLaren's Honda engine

McLaren's running on the third day of pre-season testing stopped just before lunch because of a problem with Fernando Alonso's Honda engine. Testing can be an event for sitting around drinking coffee and the like.  And McLaren's drivers have had more time to do that than they would care for this week.

Lewis Hamilton goes snowboarding in Canada as he celebrates a white Christmas 

Lewis Hamilton enjoyed a white Christmas in Canada as he hit the slopes for some snowboarding. The F1 world champion was wrapped up warm as he went snowboarding with some of his friends, including American racing driver Ken Block. The 29-year-old shared a selection of pictures on Instagram of him having fun in Canada.

Formula One driver Giedo van der Garde's fight for a race seat for the 2015 season should move a step nearer to a conclusion on Wednesday.

Manor also announced Will Stevens as their first driver for the new campaign and now the FIA has approved their entry for the 2015 season.

Ferrari have recruited Jock Clear, the Mercedes engineer who helped Lewis Hamilton win this year's Formula One world championship

Michael Schumacher faces a 'long fight' for recovery as the first anniversary of his skiing accident approaches, according to the former Formula One driver's manager.

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The new VJM08 model will make its debut at the second pre-season testing in Barcelona next month - sporting a striking new colour scheme.

Red Bull trophies stolen in ram-raid found in lake, police reveal

Some of the trophies stolen from Formula One team Red Bull's factory have been found dumped in a lake, it has been revealed. More than 60 trophies were stolen after a gang of six men used a vehicle to ram the front entrance of the team's building in Milton Keynes at around 1.30am on December 6. Thames Valley Police said that around 20 of the prizes were recovered from Horseshoe Lake near Sandhurst Monday after being spotted by a member of the public.