Motorsport

Tesla Model S P100D crushes all competition in Motor Trend’s “World Greatest Drag Race”

Each year, Motor Trend gives out the title of “best driver’s car” to a sportscar which is the most fun to drive, but which is perhaps impractical for everyday purposes. As part of this “best driver’s car” competition, for the last 7 years they’ve taken this group of the most exciting sportscars in …

Autos

Fresh hope for Michael Schumacher? F1 legend 'could be taken to US for specialist treatment'

Michael Schumacher could be taken to the US for specialist treatment after his catastrophic ski crash.<p>The F1 legend's medical condition has been kept …

Sport (UK)

Bottom four in Cup standings need to get moving (video)

The NASCAR Xfinity Series kicks off its seven-race playoffs Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway in the VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300.<p>Thanks to our friends …

NASCAR

The Big Fart Fiasco At Formula One's Singapore Grand Prix Press Conference Keeps Getting Better

Everybody laughs at farts. If they don’t, they need to reevaluate the meaning of joy. Farts are funny, and farts are even funnier when famous …

Auto Racing

Kimi Raikkonen hits out at Ferrari F1 2017 title chance sceptics

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Kimi Raikkonen believes it is wrong to assume Ferrari will struggle against Formula 1 …

Auto Racing

Is Vettel involved in too many first lap incidents?

During his time with Toro Rosso and Red Bull, Sebastian Vettel surely had some moments which caused him and others a DNF. During his almost three …

Auto Racing

McLaren’s F1 engine switch gives power to team’s belief they can revive fortunes

Ending their disastrous relationship with Honda and teaming up with Renault will not make McLaren winners overnight but it may be enough to lay the foundations for the future – especially if Fernando Alonso signs a new deal<p>A return to “normality” in Formula One next season – “to be on the podium …

Auto Racing

Changes to Superlicence rules

As expected, the FIA has made changes to the Superlicence qualification rules.<p>The rules, which were changed in the wake of Max Verstappen's signing …

Formula One

Sauber Confirm Charles Leclerc's Free Practice Schedule - FIA Formula 2, Formula 1

The <b>Sauber F1 Team</b> has confirmed that <b>Charles Leclerc</b> will get four free practice outings with the Hinwil-based outfit in 2017, with his first session …

Auto Racing

Brad Keselowski vs. Kyle Busch: Their own Truck Series drivers debate who’s better

Christopher Bell from Kyle Busch Motorsports and Chase Briscoe from Brad Keselowski Racing argue over who's boss is the better Cup driver.<p>More NASCAR …

Sports

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff still not ready to back Lewis Hamilton over Valtteri Bottas

Mercedes is still not willing to throw all its weight behind Lewis Hamilton's title bid despite his big lead in the drivers' championship.<p>Hamilton …

Auto Racing

James: NASCAR should let teams play with rules - and tape - more

Among the more interesting moments of the first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Chicagoland Speedway was a camera pan.<p>The view, beyond Chase Elliott’s left shoulder, showed an extremely guilty looking member of his crew stationed behind the spoiler of his No. 24 Chevrolet.<p>Except no …

Sports

Nascar's Danica Patrick drove the lonely road to a feminist legacy

Her career may be near the finish line, but the trailblazing driver will leave behind a unique legacy as an instrument of male and female fantasy<p>The Hollywood treatment of the Danica Patrick story hasn’t hit theaters yet. But please believe: it’s coming. Maybe in a year. Maybe in 30. Either way, …

Danica Patrick

Singapore debacle was no racing incident - F1

No entries this week in Sergio Marchionne's Monster Book of Fun, for although Singapore qualifying went as expected, with Ferrari looking set to make …

Auto Racing

Deloitte Advised F1 Regulator To Boost Monitoring Of The Use Of Its Grants

A report by consultancy firm Deloitte last year recommended the “strengthening of the monitoring of the use of grants” which have been awarded to motoring organisations around the world since 2014 by Formula One auto racing’s regulator the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA).<p>The …

Auto Racing

There's a Garage Hidden Under Historic Brooklands Circuit. What's In It?

It is not a car. That, I can tell.<p>On a cold, rainy Friday morning, not many of the Brooklands Museum's visitors will choose to wonder around what's left of the circuit over enjoying a nice cup of tea with a full English breakfast inside. That is understandable. But, ignoring a few health-and-safety …

Autos

Larry McReynolds remembers Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s first career Cup victory

In the first segment of 'Dale Yeah!' Larry McReynolds goes all way the back to Texas Motor Speedway in 2000 to remember Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s first …

Sports

Valentino Rossi Confirmed for Aragon MotoGP: Just 21 Days After Breaking Leg!

Just three weeks after breaking his right leg, Valentino Rossi will return to the MotoGP grid at Motorland Aragon, round 14 of 18.<p>Movistar Yamaha …

Motorcycles

Bankrupt Lehman Brothers profits from Formula One sale

The collapsed bank will sell its stake in Nasdaq-listed auto racing empire, making a hefty $1.5bn from a $300m investment<p>Creditors of Lehman Brothers are on track for a turbocharged windfall after the collapsed bank announced it is selling its stake in Nasdaq-listed Formula One auto racing, giving …

Sport (UK)

Even tougher engine grid penalty rules confirmed for 2018

The FIA has confirmed even tougher engine grid penalty rules will come into force for the 2018 F1 season in the current version of next year’s …

Auto Racing

Martin Truex Jr. looking for a Loudon breakthrough

Martin Truex Jr. had a good day.<p>On July 16, the driver of the No. 78 Toyota finished third in the Overton’s 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. The …

Furniture Row Racing

Jaguar unveils new all-electric Formula E race car

The Panasonic Jaguar Racing team unveiled the latest version of their all-electric Formula E race car for the upcoming season of the racing championship today and confirmed that Mitch Evans and former Formula E champion Nelson Piquet Jr. will drive the vehicles.<p>The Formula E teams are still …

Electric Vehicles

Indycar's 2017 Season Was What the Series Needed to Take on the World

Everything came together for IndyCar in 2017, and 2018 should be even better.<p>Chris Owens—2017 Chris Owens<p>The 2017 IndyCar season is over. American …

Indy 500

2017 Monster Energy Cup | Ken Roczen Confirms Absence

In an interview with Team Honda HRC’s media department, Ken Roczen has put an end to the rumors that he may return to action for the 2017 Monster …

Motocross

Pendulum swings at 52 SUPER SERIES

Menorca, Spain (September 21, 2017) - With the wind moving round today into a more reliable, dependable southerly direction, defending 2016 52 SUPER …

Sailing

Motor racing: Switzerland to host first race in more than 60 years

LONDON (Reuters) - Switzerland, a country that banned motor racing in 1955 after the sport's worst accident at Le Mans, will return to the international calendar next year with a round of the electric Formula E championship in Zurich.<p>The restrictions on circuit racing were lifted in 2015 for …

Sports

Stewart: NASCAR Cup driver Patrick could go back to IndyCar for '18

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Danica Patrick could return to IndyCar after losing her NASCAR Cup seat for 2018, …

Danica Patrick

FIA tweaks Super Licence points allocation for 2018

Rare are the words “American,” “young driver,” “multi-year” and “IndyCar” assembled within a sentence in modern day Verizon IndyCar Series racing.<p>But …

Auto Racing

Here's Chris Harris Screaming Around The Goodwood Circuit In A Ferrari 250 LM

I have a new life goal and that is to race a couple of laps around the Goodwood Circuit in something old and fast. After, of course, I get better at …

Autos

NASCAR opens 2017 playoffs with lowest rated postseason race ever

NASCAR made it a point to improve its television ratings this season. After years and years of prolonged decline on television, the sport has thrown …