The recent losses of Jules Bianchi and Justin Wilson may slowly be turning the tide of F1 opinion on closed cockpits in open-wheel racing... 
"I was one of many that said this is open cockpit racing and it should stay as open cockpit racing, but I think we’ve all had enough now..." 
The FIA will consider ways to improve driver safety in the wake of Justin Wilson's death, including a revisiting of closed-cockpit concepts. 
Sir Patrick Head receives the MIA's highest recognition following his influential F1 involvement.
A series of pictures taken by F1 stars will go to auction to benefit Great Ormond Street Hospital
Damon Hill believes the decision to award double points for the final race of the 2014 F1 season will 'make things exciting' and he has questioned those that think the concept is 'stupid'. 
Former Ferrari driver Gerhard Berger has criticised the sport for being too safe and sterile, and says that modern Grands Prix send him to sleep. 
British racing legend John Surtees has criticised the plan to award double points at the final race of the 2014 season, calling it a purely commercial gimmick. 
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was awarded the British Racing Drivers' Club's premier annual award, the BRDC Gold Star, on Monday.