Formula Racing

Formula Renault racers Fenestraz, Defourny eye full-time F3 seasons

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Formula Renault Eurocup drivers Sacha Fenestraz and Max Defourny are both eyeing a full …

Auto Racing

Formula E organizers say data on ticket sales, costs won't be known before municipal election

City councillor Marvin Rotrand suspects numbers hold 'bad news' about electric car race<p>A Montreal city councillor is questioning the claim by Formula …

Electric Vehicles

Notebook from a string of airport lounges

It’s unimportant o’clock here in Dubai (DXB to aficionados). The computer says 05.50, the watch says 07.50, the iPhone says 07.50, so 07.50 it must …

Auto Racing

Allison Hanes: Sorry, no way to calculate ePrix ticket sales before election

So much for transparency. The group created by the city to organize the contentious electric car race in July now says a full accounting of the …

Quebec

Sacha Fenestraz: “I will be arriving in Spa full of confidence and in good form” - Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, Formula Renault 2.0 NEC

<b>Sacha Fenestraz</b> completed a double victory at the <b>Nurburgring</b> last weekend in his first appearance of the season in the <b>Formula Renault 2.0 Northern</b> …

Auto Racing

di Grassi Warns New Formula E Design Shouldn’t Follow F1

Reigning Formula E champion Lucas di Grassi says it is important for Formula E not to follow the design of traditional single-seater cars such as …

Transportation

McLaren end ill-fated partnership with engine manufacturer Honda

• Team will switch to Renault engines next season • Honda set to remain in F1 with Toro Rosso<p>“I believe success can be achieved only through repeated failure and self-analysis,” the founder of Honda, Soichiro Honda, once said.<p>The Formula One engine manufacturer has experienced no shortage of either …

Auto Racing

Existing Formula E Teams Concerned Over Costly "Arms Race" As New Major Makes Join

Existing Formula E teams have sounded a warning against any deviation away from the FIA’s technical road map for the all-electric series in the wake …

Auto Racing

Felipe Massa rules out Formula E season four drive

Felipe Massa has ruled out a move to Formula E next year, even if he doesn’t race in Formula 1, saying that he needs to find the right team in either …

Auto Racing

Hamilton Says Mercedes Can Build a Better Hypercar Than Ferrari

Mercedes F1 driver Lewis Hamilton causes a stir at Mercedes Project One hypercar unveiling.<p>Getty Images<p>Caleb JacobsView Caleb Jacobs's …

Formula One

Pirelli Reportedly Racing to Milan IPO

A year after Formula One Group was sold in a deal valuing the race car event at $8 billion, its tire maker reportedly plans to race to a Milan public …

Stocks

Magnificent seven – how Mercedes-Ferrari battle for F1 title could pan out

Lewis Hamilton leads the Formula One championship by three points from Sebastian Vettel with Mercedes seeming to have the advantage in four of the remaining seven grands prix from Singapore to Abu Dhabi<p>Seven races to go and three points in it – Formula One has a finale to the season it has so …

Auto Racing

Why F1's lost promise is a reality again - F1

One of Formula 1's thorniest and most perennial topics is being visited with renewed vigour, with a budget cap now firmly on the agenda.<p>To Liberty …

Auto Racing

Mercedes boss says Formula E tech could fuel Project One successor

The 1,000 horsepower-plus Mercedes-AMG Project One is merely days old, and like each year's iPhone we're already talking about the next greatest …

Autos

Formula E champ di Grassi is the boss of autonomous racing

“Roborace isn’t trying to replace motorsport but augment it. So human motorsport could become more human.” Not our words, the words of Lucas di …

Motorsport

Mercedes-AMG's Project One will "match a Formula One car"

It won't be nearly as fast as an F1 car... it'll match it<p>“Zero to 100km/h [0-62mph] is not a serious figure any more. So many EVs are quick, they …

Trucks

Renault: Sainz Jr. signing will boost team

12:22 – Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul believes the recruitment of Carlos Sainz Jr. will drive the manufacturer forwards in 2018, as it …

Auto Racing

Jaguar is starting an all-electric SUV racing series

It will run as a support series for Formula E<p>Jaguar has announced the “I-Pace eTrophy,” an all-new, all-electric racing series that will pit 20 of the British automaker’s forthcoming I-Pace SUVs against each other on the same street circuits that Formula E competes on. The new series will consist …

Motorsport

I-Pace to Race: Jaguar EV to Star in Its Own Racing Series, to Run Alongside Formula E

Jaguar embraced the nebulous idea of EV racing early on, signing on to Formula E back in 2016. Now the company is further embracing the notion, with the creation of a single-marque racing series for its upcoming I-Pace battery-powered crossover. The I-Pace eTROPHY will be a 10-race support series …

Autos

Jaguar has invented electric SUV racing

Nope, it is not April 1st. Jaguar’s big announcement at the Frankfurt motor show is that it’s made its own race series. And it’s not, we’re afraid, a …

Electric Vehicles

Jaguar Announces I-Pace eTrophy race series to support Formula E

The series will exclusively feature Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy race cars and will come in 2018 with the launch of the Jaguar I-Pace five-seat …

Motorsport

Why Massa would be wrong for Formula E - Formula E

Let's pretend Felipe Massa's Formula 1 career is over and he's signed a Formula E contract. He's identified the electric series as his plan B, after …

Auto Racing

‘DAYS OF THUNDER’ IN BURIRAM

<b>With the confirmation that ‘TA2 Thailand’ will join the Thailand Super Series (TSS) programme for the 2018 season the build-up to the launch of the</b> …

Auto Racing

The new king of the hypercars

With Project One, Mercedes-AMG is ushering in a new era of hypercars. It's been a few years since the world had a proper, new all-conquering machine on the market. The last trio -- the McLaren P1, Ferrari laFerrari and Porsche 918 -- all having ended their production runs. And, while the phenomenal …

Trucks

Haas wary of taking on Ferrari F1 juniors in race seats

Gene Haas is wary of hiring a junior driver from a larger Formula 1 operation for his eponymous team, believing it “doesn’t really make a lot of …

Auto Racing

Electric-Car Makers Turn to Tested Formula: the Racetrack

BERLIN—Big-name car makers are vying to win the electric-car race—literally.<p>This July, all of Germany’s motor-sport icons—Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche and BMW—said they would soon join Formula E, the electric-car equivalent of Formula One.<p>The announcements come as the global auto industry is …

Business

Mahindra Formula E team invites fans to design 2017/18 livery

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Mahindra's initiative to allow fans to design its Formula E car livery will continue for …

Auto Racing

Liberty Media earning (mostly) passing grade by Formula 1 paddock

The consensus in the Formula 1 paddock is that Liberty Media is on the right path.<p>The Formula 1 summer break has given the F1 circus time to take a …

Auto Racing

Israeli students race to the future with electric car

Students from BGU's Faculty of Engineering Sciences facing off against teams from across the world.<p>It’s not just a race car. And it’s not just a …

Auto Racing

Porsche line up surprise Formula 1 return for 2021 season

German manufacturer powered McLaren to two constructors' titles in the mid-1980s.<p>Porsche are lining up a surprise return to Formula 1 from the 2021 …

Auto Racing