Auto Racing

The model too beautiful for Formula 1 racing is back

The racing world has long been a world far removed from most people’s realities.<p>It’s a world where rich, famous and good-looking people mingle in a …

Monaco Grand Prix

Vettel shows speed again with fastest time in final practice

MONACO (AP) — Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel warmed up for qualifying at the Monaco Grand Prix with the fastest time in the third and final practice session on Saturday.<p>The four-time Formula One champion looks in scintillating form, clocking the fastest-ever lap time in Monaco to top Thursday's …

Motor Racing

The McLaren P1 LM Just Smashed The Nürburgring Production Car Record

All hail the McLaren P1 LM, the new dominant king of the ‘Ring. The McLaren P1 LM set a ridiculously quick lap time of 6:43.2—over two seconds …

Autos

Hamilton most popular driver in F1 fan survey

MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One is feeling a fresh wave of optimism under its new owners, while Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso are the two most popular drivers, according to an extensive fan survey released on Friday.<p>The Motorsport Network's Global Fan Survey, carried out in 15 languages and …

Monaco Grand Prix

Here's your first look at the Mercedes-AMG hypercar's powertrain

If you've wanted a Formula 1 car for the road, this is about as close as you're going to get.<p>Mercedes-AMG has already given out a few details of its upcoming hypercar, dubbed Project One. Now, we can finally take a look at how it all comes together.<p>The performance sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz …

Trucks

Nature’s Bakery to sponsor Danica Patrick, Clint Bowyer

Wow. How about this for a holiday weekend Friday afternoon shocker? Stewart-Haas Racing has dropped its $31 million lawsuit against Nature’s Bakery …

Motorsport

Jack Harvey, the British driver making his Indy 500 debut in Alonso’s shadow

Fernando Alonso’s debut for Andretti at the Brickyard this weekend has made all headlines but an exciting young British driver will also make his bow<p>Making history is the target for Fernando Alonso when he takes to the track for the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday afternoon. The …

Motor Racing

Jenson Button gets 15-place grid penalty for Monaco Grand Prix

Jenson Button is set to take a 15-place grid penalty for his Formula One return at the Monaco Grand Prix after McLaren was forced to make its latest …

Motor Racing

Stewart-Haas reaches agreement with former Danica Patrick sponsor

Stewart-Haas Racing and snack company Nature's Bakery have agreed to settle a $31 million breach-of-contract lawsuit the team had filed in a dispute with Danica Patrick's former sponsor.<p>The team said Friday that Nature's Bakery would serve as the primary sponsor for four NASCAR Cup Series races. …

Motorsport

Fernando Alonso looks to return to work with Indy 500 win

By: Reuters | Indianapolis |<p>Fernando Alonso was granted leave by McLaren to skip the Monaco Grand Prix to chase Indy 500 glory. (Source: …

Monaco Grand Prix

Dispelling myths about IndyCar

Fernando Alonso's decision to contest this year's Indy 500 is a supreme PR coup for McLaren and Honda, but most of all for the IndyCar series which …

Motorsport

Formula 1 fans reject the introduction of gimmicks, survey reveals

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Fans have once again rejected the introduction of gimmicks to enhance Formula 1 racing, …

Australian Grand Prix

F1 Monaco Grand Prix Live Stream: How to watch all the GP action online – and in 4K

<b>The 2017 Formula One season continues with the Monaco Grand Prix this weekend. Here’s a complete guide to how to watch the race.</b><p>This weekend the …

Monaco Grand Prix

Jet skis, celebrities, selfies - and some F1: Monaco Grand Prix 2017 in pictures

Motor Racing

Monaco Grand Prix 2017: Nelson Piquet Jr.'s dream weekend in Principality

<b>(CNN) —</b> Monaco is a home from home for a number of leading motorsport drivers and of course once a year they even get to race around the Principality's racing circuit, either in Formula One or Formula E.<p>So who better than Formula E driver Nelson Piquet Jr -- the son of triple F1 world champion …

Formula One

We make our picks for Monaco, the Indy 500 and Coke 600

Tim Durr - Monaco GP - Sebastian Vettel<p>Ferrari's speed has improved this season and closed the gap with Mercedes. Because of that, I'm going with …

Motorsport

5 drivers to watch in the 2017 Indianapolis 500

Helio Castroneves, who won his third Indy 500 in 2009, would be one of four drivers with four victories if he wins on Sunday.

Motorsport

Rossi leaves hospital after motocross accident

(Reuters) - Italian MotoGP great Valentino Rossi was discharged from hospital in Rimini on Friday after a motocross accident while training, his Yamaha team said.<p>The fall, in Mondavio in eastern Italy, came little more than a week before his home grand prix at Mugello on June 4.<p>The 38-year-old, a …

German Grand Prix

Racy poster that distracted F1 drivers is returning for the Grand Prix

<b>An advert that reportedly cost Lewis Hamilton racing glory is returning after being labelled ‘distracting’.</b><p>The piercing eyes of supermodel Jessiqa …

Motor Racing

Season five Formula E battery completes first race simulation

The new battery that will be the lynchpin of the next generation of Formula E cars went through its first full race simulation test earlier this …

Formula Racing

Ray-Ban for Scuderia Ferrari Collection: An Exclusive First Look

Ray-Ban has adapted its eyewear expertise to the racing track with a comprehensive range of sunglasses designed for F1 GOAT team Scuderia …

Scuderia Ferrari

Science inspired female chief engineer to climb through the auto racing ranks

May 26,2017<p>INDIANAPOLIS — Cara Adams isn’t in marketing. It took some time for drivers to realize that.<p>Adams was the only female engineer in the IndyCar pits when she started at Firestone Racing in 2008. Sometimes she would ask drivers questions about the tires’ performance and receive generic …

Formula Racing

How David Letterman became 1 driver's Indy 500 'good-luck charm'

INDIANAPOLIS – As IndyCar Series driver Graham Rahal continues the racing legacy his father, 1986 Indy 500 champ Bobby Rahal, left behind, he hopes his 10th start in the prestigious race will give him his first win.<p>But, as the drivers know, there’s always a little bit of luck involved, especially …

Motorsport

'There's no room!' Force India mechanic explains why Monaco Grand Prix is the hardest garage in Formula 1

Mastering the streets of Monte Carlo is one thing, but working in the heart of the pit is another according to a Formula 1 insider.<p>Curtis Stones, the …

Monaco Grand Prix

Is McLaren’s lack of competitiveness harming their reputation and heritage?

McLaren’s blank season needs to get going this weekend at Monaco although the team admit they show little sign of improving any time soon<p>When Howden Ganley arrived for his first day at work with Bruce McLaren, as the team’s third employee, he found a concrete prefab full of earthmoving equipment on …

Motor Racing

TEAM PANOZ RACING SCORES PODIUM AT LIME ROCK

<b>Team Panoz Racing’s Ian James drove the No. 50 Panoz Avezzano GTS to a second-place finish in Friday’s PWC GTS/GT4 Round 7 race at the Grand Prix of</b> …

Motorsport

Formula 1: Pirelli: Low degradation could lead to gambles

Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli says wear and degradation at the Monaco Grand Prix is 'practically zero', which could lead to alternative strategies …

Motor Racing

McLaren to open contract talks with Fernando Alonso in 'middle of the year'

McLaren executive director Zak Brown has said he “would love to retain Fernando Alonso” for the 2018 season but insisted that discussions over a new …

Motor Racing

F1 tyre behaviour set to complicate Monaco Grand Prix qualifying

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Pirelli believes the need to use at least two laps for tyre warm-up will cause Formula 1 …

Motor Racing

Mario Andretti: Alonso a “shoo in” for top five finish

Mario Andretti says Fernando Alonso can land a top-five finish in the Indianapolis 500, provided the two-time Formula 1 World Champion does not make …

Motorsport