Auto Racing

Lauda fears F1 will regret introducing Halo

Mercedes chairman Niki Lauda says the FIA has made a mistake by committing to the Halo for 2018.<p>Editor's Picks<p>What is Halo and why is it being …

Formula One

Ferrari offer Vettel mega R1.8bn, 3-year deal

Cape Town - <b>Sebastian Vettel</b> has reportedly been offered a three-year deal worth $138.5m (R1.8 billion) as Ferrari look to resolve the four-time world …

Sebastian Vettel

VILLORBA CORSE BACK IN ELMS AFTER LE MANS EXPLOIT

<b>After their magic debut in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the World Endurance Championship, Cetilar Villorba Corse returns to the 2017 European Le Mans</b> …

European Le Mans Series

Controversial "halo" to arrive in F1 next year

After sporadic testing, the F1 Strategy Group says the cockpit-style "halo" will be mandatory for season 2018. Designed to protect drivers from …

Formula One

F1 analysis: Sebastian Vettel's tyre failure explained in-depth - RealSport

Almost four days after the conclusion of an enthralling British Grand Prix, neither Ferrari nor Pirelli have provided a conclusive insight into the …

Motor Racing

Analysis: The real story behind Mercedes' gearbox dramas

So when Mercedes announced ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix that Valtteri Bottas needed a gearbox change – just one week after Lewis …

Motor Racing

Watch F1's Greatest Car and Engine Take Their First Laps

On a cold day in 1967, a handful of Brits made history.<p>Cosworth is strongly considering a return to Formula 1. That's a big deal because this English company gave F1 its single greatest engine, the 3.0-liter DFV V8. Thanks to the power of YouTube, we can enjoy its first laps on the track, with …

Motorsport

Alex Bowman will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr. in 2018

The wait is over.<p>Hendrick Motorsports announced Thursday that Alex Bowman will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the No. 88 Chevrolet in 2018.<p>Bowman, 24, filled in during 10 of the final 18 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races last year as Earnhardt was sidelined with a concussion. He earned three …

Motorsport

Formula 1 drivers' GPDA backs controversial 2018 FIA halo decision

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula 1's Grand Prix Drivers' Association has backed the FIA's decision to push ahead …

Motor Racing

Esteban Ocon leaves Force India owner Vijay Mallya 'very impressed'

Frenchman claimed ninth point-scoring finish at British GP and beat team-mate Perez for first time<p>By Jonathan Green<p>Last Updated: 20/07/17 …

Esteban Ocon

WILL OWEN LOOKS TO TAKE CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD AT 4 HOURS OF THE RED BULL RING

<b>After almost a month since a fourth place finish at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Will Owen and the rest of United Autosports have made their way to</b> …

Red Bull Ring

Women You <i>Do Not</i> Want to Get into a Fight With

As the McGregor/Mayweather fight approaches, it is difficult to watch Conor so successfully toy with Floyd and not recall the days when Ronda Rousey …

Danica Patrick

BMW wants its M8 coupe to be a winner on both road and track

Why it matters to you<p>This is the car BMW plans to take on the 24 Hours of Le Mans with, marking its return to the famous race after seven years.<p>The …

Autos

HAVE YOUR SAY as Halo gets 2018 F1 introduction

We haven't seen it on track for a year and the FIA has spent the past few months developing 'The Shield' as an alternative but the governing body has …

Motor Racing

Watch how ridiculously hard it is for NASCAR drivers to race on a dirt track

Slippery surfaces, tiny bumps and set grooves are some of the typical obstacles NASCAR drivers face on the track. But it was a totally different scenario Wednesday night on the dirt track at Eldora Speedway.<p>The Camping World Truck Series took on the challenges of the Tony Stewart-owned half-mile …

Motorsport

Hamilton has ‘five, six years left’ of racing

<b>Lewis Hamilton believes he has "five, six years left" of his racing career before he turns his attention to life away from the sport.</b><p>The 32-year-old …

Formula One

This Is Tensest F1 Driver Sebastian Vettel Has Ever Been Inside Ferrari

Because Formula One drivers keep their visors closed at all times, we rarely see their emotions inside the cockpit. Even so, we can safely assume …

Sebastian Vettel

Watch the Rolex Grand Prix Aachen LIVE on H&C | H&C TV (UK)

Showjumping fans can watch the Rolex Grand Prix Aachen LIVE this Sunday on Horse & Country TV.<p>Rolex Grand Slam<p>The Rolex Grand Prix at CHIO Aachen is …

Motor Racing

TG's five favourite F1 podium celebrations

If you watched last weekend’s British Grand Prix (and if you didn’t, where the hell were you?), you’ll have seen now five-time winner Lewis Hamilton …

Daniel Ricciardo

F1 'halo' cockpit safety device is 'least worst option'

Description Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel tests the "halo" cockpit protection deviceCredits Clive Mason/Getty ImagesAlt Text Sebastian Vettel and …

Sebastian Vettel

Hendrick Motorsports faces challenge with multiple sponsor deals ending after 2018 season

Plenty of time remains, but Hendrick Motorsports faces a pivotal year with several primary sponsorship deals ending after the 2018 season.<p>Thursday’s …

Motorsport

BRDC ‘sure’ of new Silverstone deal

<b>BRDC president Derek Warwick is confident Silverstone will remain the host of the British Grand Prix despite triggering the break clause in the</b> …

British Grand Prix

Register now for Roadkill Nights, legal drag racing on Woodward Avenue

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Classics and clunkers bring throng to Silver Dome parking lot. Mark Phelan/Detroit Free Press<p>Registration is now open for the only …

Drag Racing

Motor racing: Mexico GP to build on Day of the Dead theme

LONDON (Reuters) - Mexican Grand Prix organizers are planning to bring more of a flavor of the country's Day of the Dead festivities to this year's race, after previous reticence due to Formula One's inherent danger and tragic past.<p>The Oct 29 race precedes the annual 'Dia de Muertos' holidays, now …

Mexican Grand Prix

Negrao to Replace Rao in Single-Car Signatech Alpine Entry for Mexico

Photo: Vision Sport Agency<p>Andre Negrao is set to replace Matt Rao at the wheel of the No. 36 Signatech Alpine Matmut entry, in what’s expected to be …

FIA World Endurance Championship

McLaren set to be denied Mercedes, Ferrari engine options

As McLaren continues to consider its engine options for 2018, Zak Brown hints that help from front-running teams is unlikely.

Motor Racing

Formula E wows the crowds with street racing in NYC | Ars Technica

The electric racing series has a new home in the US, and it put on a fine show.<p>NEW YORK—On July 15 and 16, the fledgling sport of Formula E racing …

Formula Racing

Spa F1 set for biggest crowd since Schumacher era due to Verstappen

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>The Belgian Grand Prix is set for its biggest crowd since the Michael Schumacher era, …

Motor Racing

First training session at Red Bull Training Facility

FC Barcelona crossed the Atlantic on Thursday, but the players most certainly haven’t been taken to the United States just to get a gentle summer …

Soccer

Halo is hideous but there's a good reason why it isn't going away

The Halo head protection system, which F1 cars must be fitted with from next year, challenges the idea that beauty is subjective.<p>There might be …

FIA