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F1 2017 team-by-team guide: Will Mercedes be the team to beat again?

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Lewis Hamilton: Ferrari are F1 title favourites, says Mercedes driver

<b>Ferrari are favourites to win the Formula 1 world title as the new season starts in Australia this weekend, says three-time champion Lewis Hamilton.</b><p>Hamilton's Mercedes team have dominated for the last three seasons but pre-season testing suggested Ferrari have bounced back from a winless 2016.<p>"I …

Formula One

Mercedes and Red Bull had to alter F1 suspension designs for 2017

The FIA believes Formula 1's suspension row will not escalate to a protest at the Australian Grand Prix, after Red Bull and Mercedes were asked to …

Formula One

Australia preview - too close to call?

Right now, the only sure thing is that everyone is raring to get going in Albert Park....<p><b>The formbook at the front</b><p>Oddly, the situation is similar to …

Formula One

NASCAR tracks continue to shrink: Charlotte removing seats, Vegas next?

One good way to make sure there aren’t as many empty seats is to keep reducing the total number of seats.<p>Arenas and stadiums for most sports don’t …

NASCAR

Last year's crash the least of Alonso's worries

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso felt lucky to be alive after emerging unscathed from a spectacular crash during last season's Australian Grand Prix but the twice Formula One world champion will give it no thought on his return to Albert Park this year.<p>Alonso clipped one of the Haas cars at …

Formula One

Why the 'Verstappen rule' has been dropped

Race director Charlie Whiting has confirmed that the FIA's ruling on moving under braking while defending position -- colloquially known as "the …

ESPN

NASCAR penalizes Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick for Phoenix infractions

NASCAR on Wednesday penalized Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick and their respective teams for infractions at Phoenix Raceway.<p>Keselowski and crew chief Paul Wolfe were hit hardest after the Team Penske No. 2 Ford failed a post-race “weights and measures” inspection on Sunday, an L1 penalty.<p>Wolfe was …

NASCAR

How one driver is apologizing to Dale Earnhardt Jr. for cursing at him over the radio

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Ryan Blaney have made up without coming to blows like some of their fellow drivers.<p>Were they seriously fighting? It’s hard to say, but after Blaney called Junior an explicit, four-letter word on the radio scanner while struggling to pass him during the Camping World 500 on …

NASCAR

Formula 1 2017: Big and small changes for the upcoming season

The new Formula One season is nearly upon us, and here’s everything you need to know to get ready for it.<p>The 2017 Formula One season will get underway with the first of 20 Grands Prix on March 26. That race, the Australian Grand Prix from Melbourne, will launch a season that will extent all the way …

Formula One

No sweeping Vettel up in Ferrari hype

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Ferrari's fast lap times and good reliability during winter testing has raised hopes of a challenge to Mercedes' three-year dominance of Formula One but the excitement is yet to infect four-times champion Sebastian Vettel.<p>"It's March," the German told reporters bluntly on …

Formula One

Teams of Brad Keselowski, Kevin Harvick hit with penalties by NASCAR

The race teams of Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick received bad news from NASCAR as penalties were handed down Wednesday in the wake of last …

NASCAR

F1 Driver Who Never Won A Championship Thinks Women Can't Compete Due To 'Mothering DNA'

Ex-Formula One driver David Coulthard, who is neither a scientist nor an F1 champion, claimed to the UK’s <i>Daily Record</i> that women will always struggle …

Formula One

MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix 2017: Where to watch practice live, review and live streaming information

Marc Marquez won his third MotoGP world title last year and the Honda rider will be looking to add one more world title to his tally this season.<p>The …

MotoGP

F1 on NBC crew previews the upcoming 2017 season

It’s a new season of Formula 1 that kicks off this weekend with the Australian Grand Prix. All times and streaming details for the new year can be …

Formula One

Melbourne GP boss says Adelaide can 'dream on' over F1 race hopes

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Melbourne's Australian Grand Prix boss says Adelaide can "dream on" if it thinks it can …

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Why Formula One Doesn’t Miss The World Champion

<b>Formula One has found itself in a rather odd predicament ahead of the upcoming Australian Grand Prix.</b> For the first time since 1994, the reigning …

Formula One

Overweight Force India car forces Sergio Perez into 'extreme diet'

Sergio Perez has revealed Force India's overweight 2017 car has forced him into an "extreme diet" to shed pounds ahead of the new season.<p>Force …

ESPN

Rossi: Eight riders capable of winning again in 2017

Valentino Rossi believes up to eight riders are capable of winning races in 2017 as he predicts another tough season in the MotoGP premier class.<p>The …

MotoGP

NASCAR drivers join Adam Sandler in a wacky parody for his new movie

NASCAR drivers met more than Adam Sandler a couple weeks ago.<p>They met the goofy movie star fully in character as Sandy Wexler – complete with a Billy Madison-esque voice, an Average-Joe costume and dated pop culture knowledge.<p>Sandler stars in the movie by the same name, and he stopped by the Las …

NASCAR

Exclusive: Christian Horner On Liberty Media’s Formula One Takeover

The sport is set to undergo some "aggressive" changes.

Formula One

1,000hp hybrid hypercars are the next big thing, and McLaren’s is called the BP23

In 2019 it will go up against the Aston Martin Valkyrie and Mercedes-AMG Project One.<p>Pity the humble hypercar. For a brief moment in time you're the …

Ars Technica

Fernando Alonso wants McLaren-Honda F1 recovery to 'change gear'

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Fernando Alonso says McLaren and Honda need to 'change gear' in response to their …

Formula One

Hard-working Ricciardo hopes for reward for effort

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Daniel Ricciardo will again carry his nation's hopes of a first home winner at the season-opening Grand Prix at Albert Park on Sunday and it would be a well-earned victory for the Red Bull driver after a punishing week off the track.<p>The pin-up boy of Australian motor racing, …

Reuters Canada

Pete Hamilton, winner of four NASCAR Cup races, dies at 74

Pete Hamilton, who won four NASCAR Cup races including the 1970 Daytona 500, died Wednesday. He was 74.<p>A popular racer in the Northeast, Hamilton …

NASCAR

level penalty from Atlanta

<b>RELATED: NASCAR levies L1-level penalties after Atlanta</b><p>The National Motorsports Appeals Panel upheld penalties against the No. 47 JTG Daugherty …

NASCAR

This Caps fan looks just like Dale Earnhardt, Sr.

The Capitals had a special guest in the house during Tuesday’s game. A man convincingly dressed as NASCAR legend <b>Dale Earnhardt, Sr.</b> sat behind the …

NASCAR

Daytona Amateur SX with Race Tech

The Daytona Amateur Supercross continues to evolve into one of the elite events in American Amateur motocross, and the family of Race Tech Rippers …

TransWorld Motocross

Australian Grand Prix, F1 2017: Where to watch practice sessions live, preview and track facts

The last two seasons has seen the winner of the Australian GP being crowned champion.<p>The Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne will usher in a new era in …

Formula One

F1 season heralds fresh approach, new rules and a revived optimism

Whatever happens at Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix there are already good reasons for fans to be excited about the future<p>The waiting is over and Melbourne is abuzz with anticipation and the feeling, shared by Formula One fans across the world, that this is going to be a big weekend. Friday practice …

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