Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel won the Bahrain Grand Prix to extend his lead atop the Formula One standings as he seeks a fourth straight world championship.
Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso won the Chinese Grand Prix to give the 2013 Formula One world championship different winners from the first three races.
Bernie Ecclestone is struggling to get the Chinese interested in Formula One even as Ferrari SpA, which runs the auto-racing series’ most-successful team, lures the country’s elite with $970,000 luxury cars.
Kimi Raikkonen played a two-stop strategy to perfection to win the season-opening Australian Grand Prix and secure his 20th career Formula One victory.
Sebastian Vettel yesterday became the youngest ever two-time Formula One champion, securing the drivers’ title with four races of the season remaining.
McLaren’s Jenson Button led from start to finish at yesterday’s Belgian Grand Prix for his first victory since the opening race of the season.
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull clinched a third straight Formula One drivers’ title with a sixth-place finish at yesterday’s rain-swept Brazilian Grand Prix.
A Ferrari belonging to the former world champion driver Jenson Button is estimated to sell for as much as 110,000 pounds ($180,000) at an auction next month.
Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull won today’s Singapore Grand Prix to move up to second in the Formula One drivers’ standings.
Formula One motor racing champion Jenson Button escaped unhurt after armed assailants approached his car in Sao Paulo, his McLaren team said.
"Pretty much everything that could have gone wrong did go wrong."
- Jenson Button on Mar 25, 2012