August 26th, 2013
Citroen World Rally team boss Yves Matton warned that victory in Germany might not be enough to secure Dani Sordo’s future.
August 25th, 2013
Fernando Alonso – 2nd: “Today’s result shows that the outcome of qualifying bears little relation to the result on Sunday, although I think that even if I’d started from pole I would still have finished second, because Vettel was quicker. At the start we immediately made up some places and all in a rush, first passing Button, then Rosberg and Hamilton, so I found myself six seconds behind Vettel, but if one looks at the final gap of 16 seconds, we can but congratulate him and his team
August 22nd, 2013
Sebastian Vettel is the overwhelming favourite to return from Formula 1′s summer hiatus victorious at Spa-Francorchamps, according to players of the Castrol EDGE Grand Prix Predictor. The world championship leader, who was defeated by Lewis Hamilton in the Hungarian GP just before the four-week break, has been backed to win in Belgium by more than half those who have so far made predictions. The next highest driver is Fernando Alonso, who has 21 per cent of the vote, ahead of Kimi Raikkonen, who has won the Belgian Grand Prix four times – more than any other driver in the field.
August 6th, 2013
Felipe Massa accepts he must raise his game in order to avoid being axed by Ferrari at the end of the current Formula 1 season.
August 3rd, 2013
Sebastien Ogier claimed his first Rally Finland victory by a comfortable margin, while Thierry Neuville won an amazing battle for second. Ogier had taken control of the rally on Friday afternoon , when he burst clear of what had started off as a super-close tussle involving the World Rally Championship leader’s Volkswagen, M-Sport Ford team-mates Neuville and Mads Ostberg, and Citroen’s Mikko Hirvonen. All led at various junctures and the lead group was often covered by just seconds
August 1st, 2013
Daniel Ricciardo says he is revelling in the increased attention surrounding him as he bids to secure a Red Bull seat for 2014. The Australian is on the shortlist of candidates to line-up alongside Sebastian Vettel next year.
July 22nd, 2013
Formula Renault 3.5 championship leader Kevin Magnussen believes his race-two penalty that cost him second place to Nigel Melker was unfair.
July 19th, 2013
Jules Bianchi: “Spending Friday afternoon in the car at Silverstone highlighted how much I’ve missed the racing since Germany, so I’m looking forward to Hungary before we have the long summer break. The first part of the season has passed by so quickly and I think it is important that we have a stronger weekend in Budapest, so everyone stays focused on what we need to do during the second half.
July 17th, 2013
Red Bull protege Antonio Felix da Costa says improving his Formula Renault 3.5 form, rather than the post-Mark Webber driver reshuffle, is critical to his 2014 Formula 1 hopes. After a stellar 2012 season in which took more FR3.5 wins than anyone else despite missing five races, finished third in GP3 and then won the Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix , da Costa was tipped for an early F1 promotion with Red Bull junior team Toro Rosso.
June 26th, 2013
British driver Will Stevens has been added to the Caterham Formula 1 team’s Racing Academy young driver roster.
November 15th, 2012
Alex Lynn will race in European Formula 3 next year after joining Prema Powerteam. The 19-year-old Briton finished fourth in British F3 this year in his rookie season in the category with Fortec Motorsports. He also made a number of F3 Euro Series/European F3 Championship appearances, culminating in a podium at the Hockenheim finale
August 16th, 2012
Narain Karthikeyan has made matching his HRT team-mate Pedro de la Rosa in qualifying his major aim for the second half of the Formula 1 season. The 35-year-old Indian is yet to outqualify de la Rosa this year and, while he feels his race performances have been strong, he concedes he has to raise his game on Saturdays. “I think that my race performance has been very strong, with my 15th place in Monaco standing out, but in qualifying I’ve been a bit weaker,” said Karthikeyan
January 24th, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — If you have ever wanted to own a F-1 team, but perhaps didn’t have the multimillions needed to buy it, you may soon get the chance to own at least part of one. Williams is considering a flotation of shares of its team on the stock market.
January 11th, 2011
Jimmie Johnson will have 100 less miles to hold off his fellow NASCAR Sprint Cup competitors after NASCAR decided to cut 100 miles from the Auto Club 400 March 27.
November 12th, 2010
General Motors announced Friday that the company would return to the IZOD IndyCar Series under its Chevrolet banner during the 2012 season. (IndyCar Photo) AVONDALE, Ariz. — Chevrolet is returning to the IZOD IndyCar Series and will team up with the most successful team in the history of the sport — Team Penske.
November 9th, 2010
A NASCAR official holds Kyle Busch on pit road during Sunday's AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas. (HHP/Erik Perel Photo) FORT WORTH, Texas — If it wasn’t for Jeff Gordon’s fit of rage when he physically confronted Jeff Burton after the two crashed in Sunday’s AAA Texas 500, Kyle Busch’s shooting the bird at a NASCAR officials would have been the most talked about moment of the race. Busch, still upset over how he got beat in Saturday’s Nationwide Series race when he believed eventual winner Carl Edwards jumped the field on the final restart, was furious that he got nailed for speeding down pit road after he spun and came into the pits early in Sunday’s race
October 27th, 2010
Denny Hamlin celebrates his victory in the Tums Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway Sunday afternoon. (Phil Cavali Photo) CHARLOTTE, N.C.
October 26th, 2010
Aric Almirola drove the No. 9 Budweiser Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports at Martinsville (Va.) Speedway Sunday. (HHP/Christa L
October 14th, 2010
Josh Richards in victory lane Wednesday at The Dirt Track @ Charlotte. (WoO LMS photo)
September 30th, 2010
Dario Franchitti (left) and Will Power will each attempt to capture the IZOD IndyCar Series title this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway.