MONACO - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton took the first Monaco Grand Prix pole position of his career on Saturday as Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg blew his own hopes of a qualifying hat-trick.
MONACO - Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel broke the Mercedes stranglehold on the Monaco timesheets with the fastest lap in Saturday's final practise for the showcase race.
MONACO - Pirelli will seek to extend their Formula One tyre contract from 2017 provided they are happy with the regulations and costs are affordable, chief executive Marco Tronchetti Provera said on Saturday.
MONACO - Lewis Hamilton wants to win Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix but the Formula One world champion is not about to lose sight of the bigger picture.
MONACO - Formula One drivers are hoping to give supporters a say in the future of the sport through a global survey launched on Thursday.
MONACO - Formula One is stuck in the past with its current tyre sizes and should switch to bigger ones that are more commercially relevant, according to Michelin motorsport director Pascal Couasnon.
MONACO - Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has said he would be willing to act as a go-between and provide manufacturer-built cars to smaller teams at a fixed price if the rules are changed to allow it.
MONACO - Renault have a long-term plan for Formula One and will not write off the current season even if unhappy partners Red Bull have already done so, according to the French manufacturer's F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul.