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Badger chats to Daniel Ricciardo: “To fight for my first world title, that’s really...

Badger caught up with a confident Daniel Ricciardo, and quizzed him about his winter break, having caught up with a certain Mr Button, the test so far and positive hopes for 2018, especially Melbourne!

Badger chats to Romain Grosjean: “Very happy with the car”

Badger grabs Romain Grosjean for a quick catch-up covering last season, the great atmosphere within the team, and how excited he is to finally have a home race with the return of the French Grand Prix!

Badger chats to Brendon Hartley: “The goal has to be points”

Badger caught up with Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley in Barcelona and had a chat with him about his winter break back home in New Zealand, his very patriotic helmet design, and his optimism for the year ahead.

#BadgerAsksZak – Zak Brown answers your questions!

Badger sits down with McLaren's Zak Brown to ask the questions that fans have submitted via social media to #BadgerAsksZak

F1 Testing Round-up: Who’s ready for Melbourne?

With the season-opening Australian Grand Prix just over a week away, which teams look ready to hit the ground running, and who is playing catchup? Rob Watts analyses the pre-season form of each to find out.

Marcus Ericsson on Sauber in ’18: “Proud to be a part of that journey”

Read what Marcus Ericsson got up to over the winter break, the story behind his retro helmet design, and his hopes for the year ahead.

Ricciardo: “Sights set on Melbourne”

After a successful test, Daniel Ricciardo thinks the team are better prepared than ever and cannot wait to get to Australia. Is he heading to Melbourne with his best chance yet of giving the home crowd something special?

Sainz – Targeting 4th amongst a tight midfield.

Carlos Sainz completed a solid 69 laps in the Renault yesterday as the team tested new parts, but acknowledged how much competition there will be in the midfield this season.

Speedy Seb plays down fastest lap: “It’s just a time”

Sebastian Vettel set the fastest test time on his last day in the SF71H. Are Ferrari ready for Australia?

Fernando Alonso: “If Australia was tomorrow, it’s OK.”

McLaren's Fernando Alonso insists that he is ready for Australia, and that everything is under control. Read his words from last night when he met with the media.

Esteban Ocon: “I am definitely ready, but I want that last day of testing.”

We hear from a positive Esteban Ocon after putting 130 laps on the board for Sahara Force India today.

Lance Stroll: “The first race of the year under my belt now.”

Read Lance Stroll's thoughts after his positive afternoon completing a race simulation in the Williams FW41 yesterday.

Max on upgrades: “You’ll have to keep your eyes open!”

Aston Martin Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen shares his thoughts after jumping back into the RB14 to commence the final week of testing ahead of Melbourne.

Perez: “I was just exploring the circuit limits”

Read what Sahara Force India's Sergio Perez had to say after completing 93 laps of the Circuit de Catalunya on his penultimate day of testing ahead of the season opener.

The Halo – Opinions from the F1 paddock

There’s no doubting that the halo has divided opinion more so than any other technical ruling in recent F1 history. But what do those affected the most by its introduction - the drivers - really think? Rob Watts was on hand in during the recent Barcelona test to find out.

Hamilton plans to inflict ‘pain’ on title rivals

A confident Hamilton says he's ready to beat Vettel and hopes his main rivals are on a level playing field, so he can prove he's best driver in the sport.

Lance Stroll: Williams could finish fourth in 2018

Lance Stroll talks about how 2018 is going to be a much better season for him and Williams.

Marcus Ericsson: 2018 a big chance to show what I can do

Marcus Ericsson says he finally has the chance this year to show what he can do in Formula 1, with his toughest team mate yet, Charles Leclerc alongside him at Sauber.