The FIA has warned drivers they will now be reported to the stewards if they change direction under braking and force a rival to take avoiding action.
Toto Wolff has said a “miscommunication” within the Mercedes team led to a protest being lodged, then withdrawn, against Max Verstappen in Japan.
All 22 drivers finished the Japanese Grand Prix but for some of them it had been a frustrating day at the wheel. Here’s what they said during the race.
Nico Rosberg was voted Driver of the Weekend for the second time in three races after his victory in the Japanese Grand Prix.
A poor start for Lewis Hamilton, a tactical error by Ferrari and a Max Verstappen controversy. The Japanese Grand Prix had all the main themes of 2016.
Max Verstappen has called for a discussion on the rules governing blue flags after drivers complained about being held up in the Japanese Grand Prix.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2016 Japanese Grand Prix weekend.
All 22 drivers finished the Japanese Grand Prix but some fared better than others. Here’s F1 Fanatic’s verdict on the entire field.
Reliability has hurt Lewis Hamilton’s championship hopes in 2016 but Suzuka was the fourth time a slow getaway had spoiled his race this year.
Nico Rosberg took his ninth victory of the year at Suzuka and dealt a serious blow to Lewis Hamilton’s championship hopes.
Who do you think was the best driver during the 2016 Japanese Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Williams were the fastest team in the pits once again but that was bad news for their driver Valtteri Bottas who lost out because of it.
Sebastian Vettel defended Ferrari from criticism of their strategy despite a late pit stop which potentially cost him a podium finish.
Mercedes has withdrawn its protest against Max Verstappen which Lewis Hamilton said he did not support.
Sebastian Vettel set the fastest lap of the race as he tried to regain the place he lost to Lewis Hamilton, while Nico Rosberg was cruising in the lead.
The final result of the Japanese Grand Prix will remain in doubt for two weeks until stewards examine Mercedes’ protest against Max Verstappen.
Fernando Alonso is hoping McLaren’s poor weekend in Japan isn’t a sign of things to come after their cars finished 16th and 18th.
Daniel Ricciardo said Kimi Raikkonen’s gearbox change penalty worked against him as it meant he had to start from the damp side of the track.
Sebastian Vettel says lapped cars cost him several seconds in his fight with Lewis Hamilton in the Japanese Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton says his poor start in the Japanese Grand Prix wasn’t caused by the dampness near his starting position.