Scott Dixon

Public Can Watch Verizon IndyCar Series Drivers Test March 23, 27-29 at IMS

Public Can Watch Verizon IndyCar Series Drivers Test March 23, 27-29 at IMS<p>Verizon IndyCar Series teams and drivers will continue their preparation …


Revealed: The worst pothole black spots around Edinburgh

CAPITAL roads have gone to pot – as these photos from Evening News readers show.<p>We asked for contributions to a gallery of the city’s “holiest sites” …



<b>It seemed as if the GTLM title at the 12 Hours of Sebring was finally within Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s grasp, but that win will remain a goal for</b> …


Continental Tire Sebring Post-Race Notebook

Photo: IMSA***Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring race-winning No. 22 Tequila Patron ESM Nissan Onroak DPi of Pipo Derani, Johannes van …

Sports Cars

Motorsport: F1 seat true test of endurance

On the eve of the season-opener, 66 Magazine's Shaun Summerfield caught up with Kiwi Brendon Hartley, racing the entire 2018 season for Toro Rosso. …

Brendon Hartley

IMSA: Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring update – halfway through the 12-lap event

We’re halfway through the 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring Raceway in central Florida.<p>Weather conditions have been perfect, with barely a cloud in the …

Sports Cars

A.J. Foyt recovering after being stung numerous times by swarm of killer bees

Legendary racer and team owner A.J. Foyt is recovering after being attacked by a swarm of Africanized killer bees on his Houston-area ranch.<p>The bees …


Takuma Sato crashes during wind-affected tyre test at Texas

Heavy wind gusts seriously affected a <b>Verizon IndyCar Series</b> group test held earlier this week at <b>Texas Motor Speedway</b>. Ten drivers competing in the</b> …


Sebastien Bourdais looks for another trophy in Sebring

Sebastien Bourdais and his family returned to the United States six years ago with nothing but the clothes they could pack in their suitcases. Left …

Motor Racing

Catching Up With: Scott Pruett, Former IMSA, IndyCar, and NASCAR Driver

The Rolex 24 at Daytona in late January was the season opener for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, but it marked the final professional …


Sebring Friday Notebook

Photo: John Dagys***Both Mazda RT24-Ps will start from the rear of the Prototype field in tomorrow’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring after the cars …


Motorsport: Indycars in New Zealand is a pipe dream

Hopes of Indycar staging a race in New Zealand remain a pipe dream at the moment despite talk of Pukekohe Park Raceway attempting to entice the …

New Zealand

Winds, Sato crash curtail Texas testing

High winds, low temperatures, and a hard crash by Takuma Sato led to the handful of Verizon IndyCar Series teams testing in Texas to pack up early on …


Taylor Keeps Acura Team Penske on Top in Second Practice at Sebring

After <b>Helio Castroneves</b> put the #7 <b>Acura Team Penske</b> at the top of the time sheets during Thursdays opening practice session at the <b>Sebring</b> …


ASCHENBACH: Two-for-Two to Start the Season

Photo: Brian Cleary/PWCVictory! That’s not an easy task for the season’s first race weekend when there is no ability to “ease” into the …


What to Expect at This Weekend's 12 Hours of Sebring

The second event on the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar calendar is considered by many to be the most difficult of the season.<p>© 2018 Rip Shaub. All Rights …

Sports Cars

Quiz: Test your sports knowledge - March 14

<b>Sports Quiz - March 14</b>

Takuma Sato

Early reviews of IndyCar's new 2018 vehicles: These things are a handful

Mar 12,2018<p>ST. PETERSURG, Fla. – The early reviews of the 2018 Indy car are in, and the overwhelming sentiment is: These things are a handful.<p>That’s not a complaint. Following the car’s debut Sunday at the Firestone Grand Prix on the streets of St. Petersburg — a race that saw eight yellow flags — …


History says Corvette Racing is the team to beat at 12 Hours of Sebring

Corvette Racing is good at Sebring International Raceway.<p>Really good.<p>In 19 starts at Sebring, Corvette Racing has annually demonstrated the speed and …

Sports Cars

Column: IndyCar puts on strong show in action-packed opener

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The IndyCar season kicked off with some late-race drama, a heartbroken rookie driver and an emotional winner.<p>The racing was …


IndyCar: Only two remain in race for future TV contract

In an update before the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, IndyCar CEO Mark Miles confirms only two networks remain in the race for broadcast …


Watch: Ben Smith smashes out monstrous arm workout as All Blacks go hard in first gym session of 2018

00:251<p>Crotty, Sam Whitelock missing from first All Blacks camp of 2018<p>00:322<p>'It is disgraceful, it is upsetting' – Aussie netball icon slams 'sexist' …

Wickens wins BRDC's Bruce McLaren Trophy

Robert Wickens added more hardware to his trophy case.<p>The 22-year-old Toronto native won the British Racing Drivers Club’s Bruce McLaren Trophy on …

Motor Racing

IndyCar: Bourdais wins St. Pete for second straight year

Race at St. Petersburg has early spins, contact and rookie leaders


Dixon 6th in Indycar opener

The Auckland motor racing driver Scott Dixon has finished sixth in the opening round of the Indycar series in Florida.


Josef Newgarden warming up to being face of IndyCar's new generation

He's here because he has to be. But that hardly matters, because Newgarden is winning.


New cars, new drivers for the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG - As the season opener for eight years in a row, there's always some uncertainty at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.Sunday will be an …


IndyCar rookies impressive in St. Pete

There are two ways to look at the three rookies in the Firestone Fast Six for Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Verizon IndyCar Series …


IndyCar crash: Port-a-potty truck rams into Chip Ganassi Racing hospitality motorhome

The first crash of the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season involved a port-a-potty “pumper” truck that crashed into Chip Ganassi Racing’s hospitality …


How the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg became one of IndyCar's crown jewels

ST. PETERSBURG - Ask drivers why they enjoy the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, and they'll start with stories away from the track."It's walking …