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Rosberg on top at Bahrain test
Formula 1's return to full in-season testing commenced in Bahrain on Tuesday and in keeping with the Mercedes-dominated race weekend at Sakhir it was Nico Rosberg who comfortably set the Day One pace.
Hamilton credits education
Lewis Hamilton says he wouldn't have been able to hang on to victory of the Bahrain GP - in what is being billed as the duel of the century - without the skills he learnt in karting as a youth.
Bahrain test line-ups
All 11 teams will remain in Bahrain this week for two days of in-season testing as they continue to develop their 2014 cars.
Bulls: Merc inroads vital soon
Christian Horner insists Red Bull and Renault aren't yet resigned to a season of Mercedes domination but concedes the World Champions must "start making inroads" into their rivals' advantage when F1 returns to Europe.
'The Force can stay with us'
Vijay Mallya is confident Force India can continue to challenge at the front of F1 after Sergio Perez's podium finish at the Bahrain GP.
'Taxi for F1's critics'
The British press have been reaching for the superlatives to describe the spectacle served up by the barnstorming Bahrain GP, a race which they believe left the high-profile critics of F1's new era with egg on their faces.
Driver reaction - Bahrain GP
The 22 drivers have their say on a thrilling race under the floodlights at the Bahrain International Circuit.
Rosberg: 'I was the fastest'
A frustrated Nico Rosberg is convinced that he was the fastest driver in the Bahrain despite losing out to team-mate Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's critic-silencing thriller.
Triple penalty for Maldonado
Bahrain GP stewards have come down hard on Pastor Maldonado and issued the Lotus driver with two further penalties for causing the crash which flipped Esteban Gutierrez's Sauber.
Lewis Hamilton Q&A
Natalie Pinkham caught up with Lewis Hamilton after his victory in Bahrain following a thrilling battle with Nico Rosberg under the floodlights.
Delight for relieved Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton has admitted his victory in the Bahrain GP was on a "knife-edge" after triumphing in a thrilling duel with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg
Hamilton wins epic Bahrain GP
Lewis Hamilton emerged on top in a riveting race-long duel with team-mate Nico Rosberg in an epic Bahrain GP to claim back-to-back wins as the gloves came off for the first time between the two championship favourites and F1 2014 definitively came alive.
Dennis slams Vettel outburst
McLaren boss Ron Dennis has criticised Sebastian Vettel's sweary condemnation of F1's quieter sound in 2014.
Ferrari: Change for good of F1
Luca di Montezemolo has denied Ferrari want to change F1 because of their current lack of competitiveness and insisted that a long-term shift from the new rules would benefit the sport.
'Two new teams in F1'
Bernie Ecclestone has said that two new teams could soon be on the Formula 1 grid, although he wouldn't say precisely when they'd join the World Championship.
Bottas targets Bahrain podium
After Williams stuttered their way through the opening two races of the season, Valtteri Bottas reckons they can finally make good on their potential in Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix.
Vettel more hopeful for race
Sebastian Vettel is optimistic Red Bull will be able to recover from their midfield grid positions in the Bahrain GP after problems on his car in qualifying compounded Daniel Ricciardo's grid penalty for the World Champions.
Rosberg relishing Lewis battle
Nico Rosberg has described his rivalry with Lewis Hamilton as "massively intense" in the wake of beating his Mercedes team-mate to pole position for the Bahrain GP.
Hamilton vows to do better
Lewis Hamilton has promised to "do better" in Sunday's Bahrain GP after being beaten to pole position for the first time in 2014.
Alonso down on power
Fernando Alonso has revealed he was struggling with a lack of power during qualifying which went from bad to worse with every lap.