Sepang

  • Tyre trouble hinders Mercedes advantage at Sepang March 28, 2014

    Heavy tyre degradation caused by the searing Sepang temperatures has limited Mercedes' advantage over their Formula One rivals at the Malaysian Grand Prix, according to championship leader Nico Rosberg. Rosberg was still quickest in practice but only 0.2 seconds separated the top six at the Sepang circuit on Friday where track...
  • Formula One: Team orders fallout hangs over China April 10, 2013

    Shanghai: Memories of China would have given Nico Rosberg plenty of extra motivation on his return to Shanghai this weekend, even without a 'team orders' furore that blew up at the last race in Malaysia. While Red Bull caught the full force of the storm at Sepang, with triple world champion...
  • Sebastian Vettel grabs pole position for Malaysian Grand Prix 2013 March 23, 2013

    Three-time defending Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull won pole position at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday, edging the Ferraris of Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso just as the rain-affected qualifying ended. It was the second pole in a row and 38th overall for the German, who finished...
  • Pedrosa weathers storm to claim Malaysia victory October 21, 2012

    Sepang: Dani Pedrosa put on a wet-weather master class to capture a rain-shortened Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday and keep the pressure on MotoGP championship leader Jorge Lorenzo after notching a fifth victory in six races. The Spanish Honda rider was clear of the field after 13 of the scheduled 20...
  • Perez rejects comparisons to Ayrton Senna March 31, 2012

    Guadalajara, Mexico: Sergio Perez is Mexico's first Formula One driver to reach the podium in 40 years, which means in Latin America he is being compared to the late Brazilian great Ayrton Senna. Perez, speaking on Friday in his hometown of Guadalajara in western Mexico, shrugged off the comparisons and suggested...