HindustanTimes Fri,04 Sep 2015

Lotus protest Mercedes' rear wing

The Lotus Formula One team filed a protest at the Chinese Grand Prix today against the rear wing system used by rivals Mercedes.

Hamilton lays down a marker in China

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton laid down a marker in first practice for the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix on Friday, banging in the quickest lap of the session after spending much of the morning in the garage.

Schumacher stars in practice

Michael Schumacher returned to the scene of his 91st and last Formula One victory on Friday to set the fastest lap for Mercedes in Chinese Grand Prix practice.

Hamilton quickest in final China practice

McLaren wrapped up practice for the Chinese Grand Prix today with Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button one-two on top of the timesheets and looking comfortably quicker than their Formula One rivals.

Better late than never

Nico Rosberg scores first career pole in 111 tries as Hamilton penalty puts Schumi in P2. Classification plus track debrief | Follow the Indian

Almost like old times for Schumacher

Michael Schumacher refused to tempt fate on Saturday after returning to the front row of the Formula One starting grid for the first time since 2006 and at the same circuit where he took his 91st and last win that year.

Lewis Hamilton on pole for Mercedes in China

Lewis Hamilton swept to his first pole position for Mercedes at the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix on Saturday, with Kimi Raikkonen of Lotus lining up alongside and Red Bull well down the starting grid. Classification and track debrief

F1 car vrooms on Rajpath
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In the know
Every racer's first step

In this week's column, I thought I would look at the most basic form of motorsport  - Go-Karting. When I was 6 year's old, my parents gave me a small cadet kart as a birthday present. Karun Chandhok writes.

In The Know
One for the road...

As I write on board the flight to Singapore for the Grand Prix, I thought it's a good time to go slightly off track with this week's column and talk about the travel in F1! Karun Chandhok writes. Going the distance
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Never thought I'd race in an Indian GP, says Narain

Narain Karthikeyan
"Since the day I started racing, I dreamt of being in the Formula One," said Narain Karthikeyan. "But never in my wildest dream did I think of racing in an Indian GP." That's how the country's first F1 racer wants to sum up his excitement about the upcoming event next month. "It's going to be the most special thing in my life," he added.

Formula One driver regimen

It’s not all glamour for the Formula One drivers who endure demanding conditions while in the cockpit. They’re subjected to incredible wear-and-tear. HT reveals their fitness regimens.

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