• Chinese GP - Qualifying
  • Alonso confident of best showing yet in China
  • April 19, 2014: Fernando Alonso is confident Ferrari can have its most competitive race of the season in China after he qualified fifth on the grid on Saturday

  • Chinese GP - Qualifying
  • Rosberg struggles with brakes in Shanghai qualifying
  • April 19, 2014: Braking issues were behind Nico Rosberg's struggle in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, but he admitted he was not quick enough in general to challenge for the front row of the grid

  • Chinese GP - Qualifying
  • Good start key to beating Mercedes - Ricciardo
  • April 19, 2014: After qualifying second in China Daniel Ricciardo admits Mercedes still has the edge in all conditions over Red Bull but insists it could be all to play for if he can beat Lewis Hamilton off the line

  • Chinese GP - Qualifying
  • Hamilton could have gone faster
  • April 19, 2014: Lewis Hamilton is convinced he could have taken pole position at the Chinese Grand Prix by an even bigger margin had he not made a mistake in the middle of the lap

  • Chinese GP - Qualifying
  • Hamilton masters the wet for pole
  • April 19, 2014: Lewis Hamilton turned in a masterclass in the rain to comfortably beat Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel to pole, with Nico Rosberg only managing fourt

  • Chinese GP - FP3
  • Ricciardo tops wet final session
  • April 19, 2014: Daniel Ricciardo topped a dull wet final practice session in China as both Mercedes drivers failed to record a time in a bid to preserve tyres for qualifying

  • Chinese Grand Prix - FP2
  • Maldonado takes blame for crash
  • April 18, 2014: Pastor Maldonado admitted he was "a little optimistic" on his exit from the track after putting his Lotus in the pit lane entrance wall during FP2

  • Ferrari
  • 'Whatever is needed will be done' - Mattiacci
  • April 18, 2014: New Ferrari team principal Marco Mattiacci has vowed to do whatever is necessary to bring his team back to winning ways in the shortest possible timeframe

  • Chinese Grand Prix - FP2
  • Early problems could be costly - Raikkonen
  • April 18, 2014: Kimi Raikkonen admits a suspension issue in the morning session compromised his running in FP2 and may have left him playing catch up this weekend

  • Chinese Grand Prix - FP2
  • Alonso wary of Saturday rain
  • April 18, 2014: Fernando Alonso admits the predicted rain for Saturday's qualifying session will leave Ferrari relying purely on "guesswork" after an encouraging day in Friday practice

  • Chinese GP - FP2
  • Mercedes still clear favourites - Vettel
  • April 18, 2014: Sebastian Vettel suspects Mercedes will still be the clear favourite at this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, despite a closer fought practice session on Friday

  • Chinese Grand Prix - FP2
  • Rosberg still expecting straight Mercedes duel
  • April 18, 2014: Nico Rosberg is still expecting his main rival for victory in China to be Lewis Hamilton despite seeing the likes of Ferrari impress on Friday

  • Chinese Grand Prix - FP2
  • Long-run pace could be key - Ricciardo
  • April 18, 2014: Daniel Ricciardo admits his impressive long-run performance in FP2 will count for nothing if Red Bull is unable to use it to his advantage during Sunday's race

  • Chinese GP - FP2
  • Hamilton bracing himself for tough weekend
  • April 18, 2014: Lewis Hamilton is expecting Mercedes to face a tougher weekend at the China Grand Prix than it has at any other track so far this year

  • Chinese GP - FP2
  • Hamilton beats Alonso to fastest time in FP2
  • April 18, 2014: Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in second practice for the Chinese Grand Prix, but Ferrari's Fernando Alonso remained in the hunt just 0.141s off the Mercedes

  • Chinese GP - FP1
  • Alonso tops first practice in China
  • April 18, 2014: Fernando Alonso kicked off his Chinese Grand Prix weekend by setting the fastest time in the opening session ahead of Mercedes' Nico Rosberg

  • Chinese GP - FP1
  • Alonso tops first practice in China
  • April 18, 2014: Fernando Alonso kicked off his Chinese Grand Prix weekend by setting the fastest time in the opening session ahead of Mercedes' Nico Rosberg

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