Formula 1 gossip and rumours from international media

Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton pose with their new helmets and a model in Monaco
Button and Hamilton pose with their diamond-encrusted helmets

Jenson Button is turning Japanese, at least in his helmet design, for Sunday's showcase Monaco Grand Prix. The new helmet, encrusted with diamonds, is a gesture towards the country stricken by a devastating earthquake and tsunami last March.Full story: Reuters

Ferrari principal Stefano Domenicali is not worried about his future at the Formula One team as they ring the changes to try to recover from a disappointing start to the season, the Italian said on Friday. Full story: Reuters

Force India owner Vijay Mallya remains calm over the future of German Formula One driver Adrian Sutil, and will not rush to any decision even though Sutil could face criminal charges from Renault owner Eric Lux. (Associated Press)

The Indian Grand Prix could be moved to the second weekend in December as Formula 1's season-ending race, Ferrari principal Stefano Domenicali said on Friday. Full story: Reuters

F1 teams' association Fota is to hold three more fans' forums this year after the inaugural one last summer in London. They will be in Canada, Britain and Italy over the next few months, with dates yet to be announced.Full story: Fota

Former Renault team boss Flavio Briatore has questioned whether Red Bull are able to supply equal cars to Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber. Full story: James Allen on F1

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