Nico Rosberg has returned to winning ways at Spa-Francorchamps with an untroubled run to victory in an otherwise chaotic Belgian Grand Prix, as Lewis Hamilton limited the damage to his championship lead with a charge to third.
In a race of dictated by numerous incidents through the field – including a red flag stoppage in the wake of a high-speed Eau Rouge shunt for Kevin Magnussen -, Rosberg nonetheless had few concerns out front, converting pole position into an early lead and controlling his advantage thereafter.....
The 4.3 miles of race track that cascade around the Ardennes forests in eastern Belgium have a special place in motor racing history. Put simply, they form arguably the best race track on the planet.
Perhaps Suzuka in Japan has supplanted it as a grand prix circuit now that aerodynamics have neutered some of the corners that make Spa great. But there is still nothing quite like this place....
Lewis Hamilton says the prospect of 2017's rules overhaul shuffling F1's pecking order means he and Mercedes have to make the most of this season, as he bids for a fourth world title.
F1 teams are preparing for the biggest changes to aerodynamic regulations in recent years with next season heralding cars which will be faster, look more aggressive and run on more durable tyres.
Mercedes have dominated the sport since the last big rules overhaul in 2014....
For the season ahead on the Xbox One F1 2016 game we will be adopting a team management system, where each constructor in the league will have a team principal and manage the team for the season.
This will range from team strategies, setup advice and aiding your drivers during a race weekend, to working with a virtual budget and deciding what drivers will be part of your team from F1 to F4. A new feature introduced in the early stages of the beta will be partnering your team with sponsors to maximize your budgets for future seasons by meeting set expectations and goals.....