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Jules Bianchi: Key findings from FIA's crash report

<b>Formula 1's governing body has published its report into the accident during this year's Japanese Grand Prix that left Jules Bianchi with severe head injuries.</b><p>It is packed with technical explanations and is careful to avoid apportioning blame to any one party. So what does the report mean?<p>Was …

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Autosport

Tony Stewart hits, kills driver in dirt track incident

Local authorities have not yet released the name of the victim.<p>NASCAR driver Tony Stewart struck and killed another driver during a dirt track race at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in New York on Saturday night.<p>Ontario (NY) County sheriff Phillip C. Povero told reporters that Stewart was identified …

Max Verstappen: Teenager to drive for Toro Rosso next season

<b>Sixteen-year-old Max Verstappen insists it is "more dangerous to bike through a big city than race in an F1 car" after being signed up to drive for Toro Rosso.</b><p>The Dutchman will become the youngest F1 driver in history when he competes in next year's championship.<p>Verstappen, who turns 17 next month, …

Fernando Alonso close to McLaren deal as Jenson Button may leave

<b>Fernando Alonso is on the verge of sealing a deal to join McLaren.</b><p>The two-time champion, who is to leave Ferrari two years before the end of his contract, had been deciding between McLaren and taking a year off.<p>But a deal for Alonso to return to the team he left after one acrimonious season in 2007 …

Formula 1: Where does all the money go?

<b>How can a sport that generates more than £1.1bn per year in revenues have teams at the back of the grid desperately struggling to make ends meet?</b><p>That is the question hanging over Formula 1 after both Marussia and Caterham went into administration, leaving the grid with only 18 cars - the lowest …

Could Danica Patrick make it in F1?

Danica Patrick isn’t a name that is particularly famous in the world of European auto racing. In the US, however, she’s a big deal as far as racing …

Motorsport

Islamic State: arrest warrant issued for alleged senior Australian recruiter

An arrest warrant has been issued for a former Sydney nightclub bouncer identified as the most senior Australian member of the Islamic State (Isis) terrorist group.<p>Mohammad Ali Baryalei, 33, who is also a part-time actor, has helped send scores of Australian fighters to the wars in Syria and Iraq, …

Reserve Bank designing new banknotes with tougher security features in bid to curb rise in counterfeiting

A spike in the number of counterfeit banknotes circulating in Australia has prompted the Reserve Bank to design new notes which have tougher security …

3D printing: a driving force in design and engineering

Driving design and innovation – 3D printing is becoming a force to be reckoned with.<p>In the world of motor-racing, Britain recently unveiled its new Strakka Dome at the 3D Print Show in London.<p>The prototype is made of about five perdent of 3D printed components including the brake ducts, air intake, …

Schumacher's fate: from accident to recovery | DW | 09.09.2014

<b>29 December 2013, 11am:</b> <br>Michael Schumacher had been skiing in the French resort of Méribel. He was going downhill some 4.5 meters (14.7 feet) outside …

Motor Racing

Yemen: Anti-government protests leave four dead

Yemen is on the brink of descending into outright conflict after a violence filled day of demonstrations in the capital Sanaa on Tuesday.<p>At least four people were reportedly killed when Yemeni soldiers opened fire on Shia Muslim protesters trying to storm the cabinet building.<p>Activists loyal to the …

Obama to speak on US anti-ISIL plans

The latest NATO summit was the venue for the member countries and associated allies to hone strategy against the radical Sunni militant group calling itself ISIL, or Islamic State, operating in Iraq and Syria.<p>President Obama described how an international coalition will work in concert towards a …

Julia Gillard to front trade union royal commission to respond to slush fund allegations

Former prime minister Julia Gillard is due to front the royal commission into trade unions today to again respond to allegations relating to a union …

Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher leaves hospital for home

A spokesman for the university hospital in Lausanne, confirmed that the 45-year-old German, a seven-times world champion, had been discharged earlier …

Motor Racing

Hassan Aboud, leader of Syrian Islamist group Ahrar al-Sham, killed in bomb attack

An explosion has killed the leader of powerful Syrian Islamist insurgent group Ahrar al-Sham, the group says.<p>Ahrar al-Sham is part of the Islamic …

Former F1 champion Schumacher leaves hospital for home

"Henceforth, Michael's rehabilitation will take place at his home. Considering the severe injuries he suffered, progress has been made in the past …

Bernie Ecclestone offers £20 million to drop bribery trial as Formula One chief feels the strain of 'burdensome' case

Defence lawyers claim Formula One chief is prepared to pay BayernLB £20 million if the bribery case against him is dropped<p>Prosecutors in Bernie Ecclestone’s trial for bribery will have to decide whether to accept an offer of nearly £20 million for the criminal case against the Formula One chief …

What will the 2015 Formula One grid look like?

The Formula One 'Silly Season' is upon us.<p>It’s that time of year again. The Formula One 'Silly Season' is upon us, although it must be said that it …

Motor Racing

10 Things You Didn't Know About the First Moon Landing

This week marks the anniversary of a landmark achievement in human history. On July 16, 1969, astronauts Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins left Earth in Apollo 11. A few days later on July 20, man took his first steps on the moon.<p>Frankly, we're still amazed at how they pulled …

When Man Met Moon

There’s always something grandiose about gazing back across the gulf of history. Today, we know so much about what was to come, and the people of the …

Moon Landing

Apollo 11 Moon Landing Pictures: 45 Amazing Photos, 45 Years On

Apollo 11 landed on the Moon 45 years ago this weekend - but it's sometimes all to easy to forget that this amazing thing actually happened.<p>And yes, …

Apollo 11 Plus 45: How Neil Armstrong Saved the Day on the Moon

Thirteen hundred feet above the moon's surface, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin began their final descent in the Eagle lunar module. It was 4:15 p.m. Eastern time, 45 years ago today.<p>Transparent flames gushed downward as the Eagle slowed. Neil had flown his mission right along the edge of the razor. …

Space Exploration