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'Abu Double will settle title'
Mercedes’ Toto Wolff believes it is increasingly inevitable that F1’s highly-controversial double points season finale in Abu Dhabi will settle Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton’s tight duel for the 2014 Drivers’ Championship.
Lewis: I feared for marshals
Lewis Hamilton has admitted he feared the Hockenheim marshals might get hit by an oncoming car as they attended to Adrian Sutil’s stranded Sauber in the closing stages of Sunday’s German GP.
Rosberg had own brake issues
German GP polesitter Nico Rosberg admitted he had his own brake concerns during qualifying at Hockenheim despite using a different supplier to team-mate Lewis Hamilton, who suffered a disc failure in Q1.
P3: Rosberg heads Hamilton
Nico Rosberg set the pace in final practice ahead of qualifying for the German Grand Prix from Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton.
P1: Rosberg heads Hamilton
Nico Rosberg set the pace in opening practice for the German Grand Prix on Friday morning ahead of fellow Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.
Rosberg targets 'amazing' win
Nico Rosberg has admitted it would be an “amazing end” to a landmark week in his life and career if he could win his home German GP for the first time, as the championship leader sets his sights on reopening his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton.
FIA: No teams running FRIC
The FIA confirmed on Thursday evening that all teams have removed their FRIC suspension systems ahead of this weekend's German Grand Prix.
FIFA requests Rosberg change
Nico Rosberg has been forced to alter the design of the special World Cup-themed helmet he was planning to wear at his home German GP this weekend following an objection from FIFA, football’s world governing body.
Rosberg extends Merc contract
Nico Rosberg has signed a new multi-year deal with Mercedes to extend his stay with the championship leaders.
Hamilton: Rosberg duel reset
Lewis Hamilton believes the events of Silverstone mean his battle for the 2014 Drivers’ Championship with Nico Rosberg has effectively been reset as the half-way mark of the season is reached in Germany this weekend.
Nico downplays Lewis quotes
Nico Rosberg has downplayed reports that Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton said he 'wasn’t really German'.
Massa top at Silverstone
Felipe Massa's Williams was fastest on Day One of Formula 1's latest in-season test at Silverstone on Tuesday.
Hamilton: 'Rosberg not German'
Lewis Hamilton has ratcheted up the pressure on Nico Rosberg ahead of his Mercedes team-mate’s home race by claiming Rosberg 'isn’t really German'.
Rosberg: I was in control
Nico Rosberg claims he had the British GP under control when a gearbox issue forced him out of the lead at Silverstone.
Nico still expects Lewis duel
Nico Rosberg is still expecting a battle for victory with Lewis Hamilton in Sunday’s British GP despite the title-chasing pair’s latest contrasting fortunes in qualifying.
Rosberg escapes punishment
Nico Rosberg has avoided a penalty for overtaking during a red-flag period in Friday morning practice at Silverstone after the stewards ruled that he had driven in a safe manner.
Standing re-starts 'unfair'
Drivers have started reacting to the new rule which means that standing starts will follow Safety Car periods next season, with the consensus far from positive so far.
Mansell: Merc will handle it
Former World Champion Nigel Mansell believes Mercedes should be praised for their handling of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's title fight and reckons the team will manage to keep a lid on any rising tensions between their drivers.
'Merc transparency suffering'
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has warned Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg and their respective engineering crews to maintain an open flow of information after revealing “transparency is suffering a little bit” amid the team-mate’s tight title duel.
Lewis: Rosberg lead inevitable
Lewis Hamilton has described Nico Rosberg's World Championship lead as "inevitable" after being beset by more operational and mechanical problems in the Austrian GP, while the jubilant race victor maintained his record of finishing on the podium in every race this season with his third win of 2014.