Motorsport

Long-lost cache of British explorer discovered buried in Australian outback by former F1 driver

A veteran Australian racing car champion who retired and then spent years retracing historic expeditions across the outback has made a “highly significant” discovery, excavating the lost are of a British explorer in the remote Simpson Desert.<p>Larry Perkins, whose 30-year driving career included …

Formula One

Trident Formula 2 team drops banned Haas F1 junior Santino Ferrucci

Formula 2 team Trident Motorsport has parted ways with banned Haas Formula 1 junior driver Santino Ferrucci, who crashed into team-mate Arjun Maini …

Formula One

Danica Patrick Has Been Flattering Her Legs With Heels at the ESPY Awards Over the Years

For the first time ever, the ESPY Awards have a female host: Nascar star Danica Patrick.<p>Patrick, who retired from the sport in November, is a huge …

Fashion

William Byron wrecks during Charlotte road course test

CONCORD, N.C. — The second open Cup test on the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course has been adventurous for some and dangerous for William Byron, …

NASCAR

Volkswagen urges World Rally Championship not to dither over EV

Volkswagen Motorsport team principal Sven Smeets has urged World Rally Championship officials to take swift action to find an alternative energy …

Motor Racing

Hockenheim beckons, but is the writing on the wall for Formula One in Germany?

There's every chance that this weekend's German Grand Prix could be the last for some time. The Nürburgring fell into financial disarray years ago, …

Motor Racing

IndyCar Confirms WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca 2019 Return

The famous Californian racetrack will host the 2019 IndyCar season finale.<p>GETTY<p>Jerry PerezView Jerry Perez's …

Autos

Video: The Nissan GT-R50 makes a big first impression at Goodwood

We previously looked through all the fast, ferocious vehicles from Goodwood 2018, but we figure the GT-R50 deserves its own spotlight given how much …

Formula One

NASCAR America: AJ Allmendinger breaks down the Charlotte Roval

“It’s crazy. It’s unique. It’s gonna put on a hell of a show, one way or another.”<p>That is how AJ Allmendinger describes the Charlotte Roval now.<p>It’s …

NASCAR

1969 McLaren M6GT Coupe

Before the legendary McLaren F1 and current offerings like the 720S and Senna, there was the M6GT coupe. The first road-legal car made by McLaren, …

Shopping

Is Nascar's next Danica Patrick coming down the track? | Andrew Lawrence

It’s been a few months since Danica Patrick called time on her racing career. It was a good run that included five full seasons at Nascar’s top level. And though she didn’t quite achieve the results she had hoped for, or meet the immense expectations thrust upon her, she proved to be much faster …

Lebron James

IndyCar Team Road/Street Power Rankings after 2018 Honda Indy Toronto

Eight of the 11 road or street course races on the 2018 IndyCar schedule are in the books. How do the sport’s teams stack up against one another in …

IndyCar

NASCAR America: Matt Kenseth tests unproven parts, finishes 18th at Kentucky

Mid-pack racing is not something generally associated with veterans Kyle Larson and Matt Kenseth, but circumstances at Kentucky Speedway last week …

NASCAR

Inside Danica Patrick's Post-Racing Life: Love, Waffles, Building Her Brand and Bottling More of That Wine

| Wed., Jul. 18, 2018 3:00 AM<p>At first <b>Danica Patrick</b> proceeded toward retirement with caution, but once it got closer she was full speed …

Green Bay

Kimi Raikkonen or Charles Leclerc? Ferrari facing crunch 2019 decision

F1 Expert<p>What next for Ferrari? Sky F1 expert Mark Hughes weighs up the pros and cons of Kimi Raikkonen and rookie Charles Leclerc...<p>Either Kimi …

Auto Racing

Red Bull won't 'sacrifice' Toro Rosso's F1 season for Honda gains

Red Bull insists it won't make Toro Rosso sacrifice its season through grid penalties to help Honda progress in Formula 1 this season.<p>With Red Bull …

Formula One

Formula E ends its season—and an era—in Brooklyn

No more mid-race car swaps as the series moves to a new car for Season 5.<p>NEW YORK—Racing cars came to Red Hook this past weekend as Formula E held …

Motorsport

Thai cave rescue, 'Suits,' Nelson Mandela's birthday: 5 things you need to know Wednesday

Thai cave boys to be released early from hospital, hold press conference<p>The 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a cave will be discharged from the hospital Wednesday — a day earlier than expected. The team will also take questions during a news conference in an attempt to …

Nelson Mandela

Wednesday schedule for Trucks at Eldora

The Camping World Truck Series will get to play in the dirt tonight at Eldora Speedway for the sixth consecutive year.<p>Truck teams will qualify, which …

NASCAR

TECH TUESDAY: Red Bull’s power vs downforce conundrum

The recent power gains made by both Mercedes and Ferrari with their Spec-2 engines seem to have left Renault trailing further behind than at the …

Formula One

Sarcasm and wigs: What to expect from Danica Patrick hosting the ESPYS

Danica Patrick spent her final days before hosting the 2018 ESPYS reviewing her monologue, rehearsing her jokes and making slight changes to the language so that it “rolls off the tongue.”<p>She has plenty of practice reading from a teleprompter from when she was a NASCAR and IndyCar driver and …

Danica Patrick

How Max is ruining Ricciardo’s title bid

The stars form arguably the strongest pairing on the grid and because Red Bull lets them race wheel to wheel without team orders, they often end up …

Auto Racing

MotoGP: Folger to become Yamaha test rider?

MNC’s sources in the MotoGP paddock believe that German rider Jonas Folger could be set to make a more permanent return to the championship next …

MotoGP

Epstein: The bigger the success Miami is the better for Formula 1

<b>Circuit of the Americas (COTA) chairman Bobby Epstein believes says the prospect of the Miami Grand Prix is good for the sport as his organisation</b> …

Formula One

Turns 3, 4 proves treacherous during Charlotte road course test

CONCORD, N.C. – A second batch of drivers got to shake down the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course Tuesday, a week after the first open test on the …

NASCAR

Michael Waltrip and Vince Welch preview the Eldora Dirt Derby

Michael Waltrip and Vince Welch check in with 'NASCAR Race Hub' to preview the 6th running of the Eldora Dirt Derby.

NASCAR

Local NASCAR driver Norm Benning chases dirt dreams at Eldora

Updated 36 minutes ago<p>As the proprietor of a small-budget race team operating out of a garage behind his Level Green home, Norm Benning realizes what …

Pittsburgh

F1 Raceweek: Hamilton chasing down Schumacher - German GP in numbers

Sebastian Vettel will enjoy home comforts at the Hockenheimring, but Lewis Hamilton has a strong record in Germany as he chases another win.

Motor Racing

Stirling Moss wins British Grand Prix - archive, 18 July 1955

Stirling Moss, driving a Mercédès-Benz, won the British Grand Prix here to-day. This was his first victory in a Grand Prix race, and the first victory by a British driver in a British Grand Prix.<p>There the novelty ends. To-day’s race was simply another demonstration of the present superiority of …

Motor Racing

Dovizioso ‘a bit worried by gap to Yamahas’

Andrea Dovizioso hinted his current championship deficit to Marc Marquez is beginning to appear an insurmountable margin, and said the current gap to …

Motorsport