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 You don't expect to be at the top of the mountain the day you start climbing.   A pearl of wisdom from McLaren CEO Ron Dennis about the team's shaky start with Honda power in Jerez February 10, 2015

 If I was driving like shit last year, I wouldn't be here even if Sebastian went away.    Daniil Kvyat is not impressed with the suggestion his elevation to Red Bull only came after Sebastian Vettel's departure to Ferrari February 4, 2015

 They are unfortunately becoming a very restrictive set of regulations, so much so that the car is designed for you.    Red Bull design guru Adrian Newey is not a fan of F1's restrictive regulations February 3, 2015

 Do I look camouflaged? Maybe I need a matching helmet so you can't see me!    Daniel Ricciardo jokes that Red Bull's new camouflaged livery does not go far enough on the RB11 February 1, 2015

 My patience was proved for the past five years - I have no problems    Fernando Alonso assures reporters his title-less spell at Ferrari has prepared him for early setbacks with McLaren-Honda February 1, 2015

 We've got one, it's called Austria.   F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone responds cheekily when asked about the possibility of there not being a German Grand Prix in 2015 January 22, 2015

 I remember Red Bull, transitioning from a super cool team with Star Wars costumes in Monaco, and all of us being so happy for them scoring a podium there, to a team that was seen as the Dark Side! From being a Jedi, you become Darth Vader.   No prizes for guessing which film Mercedes boss Toto Wolff is most looking forward to in 2015 as he talks about how perceptions changed now his team is the dominant force in F1 January 14, 2015

 We are big admirers of Vettel. He just doesn't like Formula E. Maybe one day we can convince him to come to Formula E.    Formula E boss Alejandro Agag shows the all-electric series is setting its sights high for future seasons despite Sebastian Vettel's disparaging comments last year January 10, 2015

 A warrior has to deal with the path of improvement. His life is a challenge, and challenges are not good or bad, are simply challenges.   Fernando Alonso, presumably referring to himself as the warrior, tweets to his followers ahead of his return season with McLaren in 2015 January 8, 2015

 This day is good for me. You are old now, so hopefully it will be easier for me this year.   Nico Rosberg has a playful Twitter message for Mercedes team-mate and 2014 world champion Lewis Hamilton on the Brit's 30th birthday. January 7, 2015

 Ron and I have spoken a lot during the year, we have been together for some dinners and I want to say some hotel rooms but it sounds very bad!    Fernando Alonso avoids putting his foot in his mouth when explaining how he and McLaren CEO Ron Dennis mended their relationship December 11, 2014

 All those years I had only one feeling remaining to do: I was happy with everything I had done apart from 2007. I didn't achieve, didn't deliver, the best of myself.   Fernando Alonso gives a frank assessment about his first stint at McLaren after his return to the Woking outfit December 11, 2014

 They will immediately get a wedge in there, but I can tell you now you'll be wasting your time.   McLaren CEO Ron Dennis warns the media about how it reports his rekindled partnership with Fernando Alonso December 11, 2014

 Sometimes management is pissed off with me because I tell them what's going to happen    Niki Lauda on his relationship with his bosses at Mercedes December 8, 2014

 Yesterday I was a lucky boy. The correct angle of impact saved me.   Mark Webber reveals just how close he was to a fatal injury after surviving a huge shunt at the World Endurance Championship finale in Brazil December 2, 2014

 There are a lot of fairytales about Ferrari and how it feels to drive a red car. In the end I can only confirm these fairytales. It's not just a story; it's a true legend that exists.   It sounds like Sebastian Vettel had quite a good time during his first Ferrari test at Fiorano after his switch from Red Bull December 1, 2014

 There are things I would do differently; that's natural. But regrets? No    It's hard to imagine Nico Rosberg is being entirely truthful about the 2014 campaign after being beaten to the world championship by Lewis Hamilton November 31, 2014

 This is the greatest day of my life and it's really due to all the people around me.    Lewis Hamilton describes what it feels like to win a second world drivers' title. November 23, 2014

 Lewis can do something to keep it clean, which is drive cleanly himself.    Nico Rosberg takes a swipe at Lewis Hamilton ahead of their title showdown in Abu Dhabi November 20, 2014

 Why do they want to do that? Is it to sell them something? Most of these kids haven't got any money.    Bernie Ecclestone gives his rather bizarre reasons for not wanting to engage a younger audience November 14, 2014

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