May 23

F1: Hamilton Questions If Rosberg Has Enough Hunger To Win

Lewis Hamilton (right) attends a press conference with teammate Nico Rosberg (left). (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) attends a press conference with teammate (left). (Photo: Getty Images)

With looking certain to run away with the constructors’ championship, the promising battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg should provide an intriguing backdrop for the rest of the season.

Rosberg is only three points behind Hamilton, the championship leader, who has won the past four races. The two go back a long way, to their days karting together. But with so little separating them in the title race, their friendship looks set to be tested.

Hamilton has even questioned Rosberg’s desire to win.

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May 23

F1: Allison Has No Problem With Ferrari Adding Technical Talent

James Allison supports Ferrari's decision to search for more technical assistance. (Photo: Getty Images)

supports ’s decision to search for more technical talent. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ferrari chassis technical director James Allison says he has no problem with the team searching for new technical talent to bolster the team – and he remains confident in the support that he receives from the management.

Stories about an approach to Adrian Newey continue to make the headlines, although not surprisingly new team boss Marco Mattiacci denied yesterday that he had made one.

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May 23

F1: Force India Shows Early Strength In Monaco

Nico Hulkenberg was seventh quickest in Thursday's second practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

was seventh quickest in Thursday’s second practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

is looking to get both its cars well inside the top 10 in qualifying after a promising start to the week in practice on Thursday.

In FP1 and Nico Hulkenberg were eighth and 10th, while in the afternoon they were sixth and seventh, although not all top drivers set representative times.

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May 22

Formula 1: Hamilton sets fastest time Thursday while Alonso tops FP2

during practice ahead of the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 22, 2014 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.

has the fastest time of the weekend so far at a 1:18.271 (Photo: Getty images)

(AP) — driver posted the fastest time in the rain-disrupted second practice session at the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday, with Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton second. Yet Hamilton’s FP1 time remained the fastest time of the day.


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