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2019-06-17 20:36

Holders Toyota sweep front row at Le Mans "Holders Toyota took pole position for the 24 Hours of Le Mans sportscar race on Thursday night with Japan\u0027s Kamui Kobayashi leading the third front-row lockout in three years for the factory TS050 hybrid cars."...
2019-06-14 11:34

Vettel takes pole position ahead of Hamilton at Canadian GP Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel produced a stunning final lap to clinch pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix on Saturday        ...
2019-06-08 23:51

Vettel, Leclerc 1-2 in final practice at Canadian GP Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel was fastest ahead of teammate Charles Leclerc in final practice for the Canadian Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Saturday        ...
2019-06-08 21:34

The Lamborghini Huracán Sterrato might be the rugged supercar of your dreams No one would ever think of off-roading in the Lamborghini Huracán, but Lamborghini has just toyed with the idea, unveiling a concept based on the EVO.        ...
2019-06-07 22:51

Ferrari tricks could end Mercedes dominance - Vettel "Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari have a few tricks up their sleeves for this weekend\u0027s Canadian Grand Prix and will need to conjure up something special if they are to end Mercedes\u0027 magical run."...
2019-06-06 23:00

Hamilton says F1 should level playing field between teams Reigning champion Lewis Hamilton believes returning to an old-school style of racing would solve Formula One's ongoing problem with parity        ...
2019-06-06 22:00

What to watch as IndyCar heads back to Texas Buckle up, because you never know what to expect at Texas. IndyCar Insider Jim Ayello previews Saturday's race, which has provided mayhem in the past.        ...
2019-06-06 06:17

Robert Hight tops qualifying at Route 66 NHRA Nationals Funny Car points leader Robert Hight topped qualifying Saturday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals        ...
2019-06-03 02:34

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Route 66 NHRA Nationals Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his first Funny Car victory since the end of the 2017 season, beating Robert Hight in an explosive final round at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals        ...
2019-06-03 02:34

F1 remains confident in US Grand Prix future in Texas Formula One official says series expects to race the U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas for many years to come        ...
2019-05-28 20:51

Nürburgring Nordschleife next as all-action WTCR heads to Germany "The 2019 WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO resumes in Germany next month when the legendary 25.378-kilometre Nürburgring Nordschleife hosts the fifth event of this enthralling season."...
2019-05-27 18:51

'Average' Lewis Hamilton feels he can do better "Lewis Hamilton has won four grands prix and finished second in the other two and yet the Formula One leader feels his performance so far this season has been all a bit average."...
2019-05-27 18:51

Opinion: Fire and rage of Alexander Rossi steals show again at Indy 500 The 2019 Indianapolis 500 was won by the icy cool of Simon Pagenaud but will be remembered for the raging fire of the man he held off, Alexander Rossi        ...
2019-05-27 02:51

Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Monaco Grand Prix to kick of motor sports' greatest day Lewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday to extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas.        ...
2019-05-27 02:51

Hamilton ranks stressful Monaco GP win among top-5 drives Lewis Hamilton's stressful win at Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix extended his championship lead to 17 points after 6 races        ...
2019-05-26 19:34

Racing trailblazer Janet Guthrie reflects on Indy 500 and sexism in motor sports ESPN's latest 30 for 30 film tackles the story of Janet Guthrie, the first woman to compete in the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500.        ...
2019-05-26 14:00

Peers, fellow competitors share 15 of the best Mario Andretti stories you've never heard You know everything there is to know about Mario Andretti. At least you thought you knew everything about Mario Andretti.        ...
2019-05-25 21:17

Hamilton dedicates Monaco GP pole to friend and mentor Lauda Exhilarated at the Monaco Grand Prix after clinching a record-extending 85th pole position in fine style, Lewis Hamilton was also quick to dedicate his latest success to friend and mentor Niki Lauda        ...
2019-05-25 21:17

Sensational Solberg shows Lukyanuk the way on ERC Rally Liepāja "Seventeen-year-old Oliver Solberg leads on his debut at the top level of the FIA European Rally Championship on Rally Liepāja, heading Alexey Lukyanuk and fellow ERC1 Junior star Mārtiņš Sesks into the final day."...
2019-05-25 18:34

NASCAR Cup Series: Drivers to watch at the Coca-Cola 600 For The Win's Michelle Martinelli thinks these drivers have the best chance of winning NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.        ...
2019-05-25 08:17

Lauda to be honored with special tributes at Monaco GP Special tributes will be held in memory of Formula One great Niki Lauda at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday        ...
2019-05-25 08:17

Vettel's 13-race run without a win reflects Ferrari struggle Sebastian Vettel's barren spell with Ferrari stretches to a dismal 13 Formula One races without a win dating back to the Belgian Grand Prix last August        ...
2019-05-25 08:17

Mercedes head Wolff pays moving tribute to friend Lauda Struggling to deal with his raw emotions Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff said losing his friend Niki Lauda has left him feeling crushed and cast a "huge black cloud" of sadness over motorsport.        ...
2019-05-24 09:34

Hamilton on song in Monaco as he tops both practice sessions A quick hug from another sporting great and then it was back to business for Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton at the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
2019-05-23 23:34

Hamilton fastest for Mercedes in 1st practice for Monaco GP Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in first practice for the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
2019-05-23 15:51

F1 drivers share their fond memories of F1 great Niki Lauda Sharing their memories of Niki Lauda Formula One drivers spoke fondly of his straight-talking manner and the legacy he left because of his astonishing bravery against extreme adversity        ...
2019-05-22 22:17

Vettel and Leclerc under pressure to give Ferrari needed win Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc are under pressure to deliver Ferrari a much-needed win at the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
2019-05-22 20:51

Tatiana Calderon: Future F1 driver? Tatiana Calderon is a Formula One test driver for Alfa Romeo Sauber and is one of the biggest hopes for women in F1. Can she become a full-time driver?...
2019-05-21 22:17

Racer pulls rival's brake at 130 mph Moto2 rider Romano Fenati has been dropped from the Marinelli Snipers Team after the dangerous incident where he pulled a rival's brake lever mid-race....
2019-05-21 22:17

Shawn Langdon races to first Funny Car victory Shawn Langdon won the Funny Car title in the NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals to become the second driver to win in both the Top Fuel and Funny Car categories at zMAX Dragway and the 17th in NHRA history with wins in both categories  &#...
2019-05-21 20:51

Italian GP set to continue at Monza to 2024 The Italian Grand Prix is set to continue at the famed Monza circuit after race organizers reached an agreement in principle with Formula One owner Liberty Media for a new five-year deal        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Mario Andretti relives his sole Indy 500 win 50 years later SportsPulse: Racing legend Mario Andretti looks back on one of the greatest accomplishments of his incredible career: winning the 1969 Indy 500.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Brittany Force takes No. 1 spot at NHRA Southern Nationals Brittany Force took the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel in the Arby's NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Steve Torrence races to second straight Top Fuel victory Steve Torrence raced to his second straight Top Fuel victory in the Arby's NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

IMS President: IndyCar Grand Prix 'not close' on title sponsor but attendance on the rise IMS President Doug Boles is predicting a 3-5% uptick in attendance over last year for this Saturday's sixth edition of the IndyCar Grand Prix.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Ferrari boosts engine in Barcelona to try to catch Mercedes Five rounds into the Formula One season and Ferrari is already running out of time to catch Mercedes in the championship race        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

IndyCar Grand Prix preview: Can anyone stop Will Power? The pole-sitter has won the past four iterations of the IndyCar Grand Prix. Three of those have been Team Penske's Will Power        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Hamilton pledges no repeat of Rosberg F1 feud with Bottas Given how dominant Mercedes has been in Formula One this season, it seems the only thing that could stop the Silver Arrows at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix might be another outbreak of infighting        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Texas may give F1's US Grand Prix its missing $25 million Formula One's U.S. Grand Prix could get another chance to collect its missing $25 million from the of Texas        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Bottas, Hamilton top Spanish GP practice for Mercedes Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton looked poised to extend their dominance of the Formula One season after clocking the fastest lap times in practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Barcelona circuit needs new deal to keep F1 Spanish GP The director of the track that hosts the Spanish Grand Prix says the circuit's owners are seeking to strike a new deal with Formula One management amid speculation the race's days are numbered        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Bottas takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Hamilton Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas took pole position for a third straight race after topping qualifying at the Spanish GP on Saturday with a track record        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

F1 great Schumacher will be subject of new documentary Formula One great Michael Schumacher will be the subject of a documentary about his life, the film's executive producers say        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Hamilton beats Bottas at Spanish GP for 5th Mercedes 1-2 Lewis Hamilton beat teammate Valtteri Bottas to win the Spanish Grand Prix for a third consecutive year on Sunday, securing a fifth one-two finish for Mercedes to start the Formula One season        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Red Bull threatens Ferrari's status as 2nd best team in F1 Red Bull is threatening to replace Ferrari as Formula One's next-best team behind a dominant Mercedes after Max Verstappen outperformed Ferrari's drivers at the Spanish Grand Prix.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Dutch Grand Prix to return to F1 calendar next year The Dutch Grand Prix will return to the Formula One calendar next year for the first time since 1985        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Kyle Kaiser's incredible 3-day saga to qualify for the Indy 500 Here's the inside story of how Kyle Kaiser defeated the odds, knocked out Fernando Alonso and made the Indy 500 field.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

NASCAR drivers to watch at Charlotte's Coca-Cola 600 For The Win's Michelle Martinelli thinks these drivers have the best chance of winning NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

Rowland fastest, Vergne on pole at Monaco E-Prix "Jean-Eric Vergne will start on pole for the ABB FIA Formula E race in Monaco after qualifying pacesetter Oliver Rowland’s Paris penalty was applied."...
2019-05-21 15:00

YART win Slovakia race "After an epic 8-hour battle filled with drama, YART Yamaha emerged the winners on the Slovakia Ring, ahead of Suzuki Endurance Racing Team and F.C.C. TSR Honda France. SERT now lead the world rankings."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Bottas claims pole for Spanish GP "Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas put Mercedes on pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Lewis Hamilton qualifying alongside in a front row lockout."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Mercedes have discussed Ferrari move with Hamilton - Wolff "Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes have discussed the possibility of the five times Formula One champion one day racing for Ferrari and such a move would be no drama, team boss Toto Wolff has said."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Farfus shows WTCR fighting qualities with ‘best touring car race ever’ "Augusto Farfus produced what he admitted later was his ‘best touring car race ever’ after he battled from P19 to fifth in Race 1 at WTCR Race of Slovakia yesterday."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Hamilton 'proud to be writing history' with Mercedes "Spanish Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton was delighted to be part of another Mercedes 1-2 race success, their fifth in a row at the start of the 2019 season."...
2019-05-21 15:00

BMRT 3D Maccio Racing win EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy "The 2nd-fastest Superstock and 7th past the finish line, BMRT 3D Maccio Racing walked away with the €4,000 cash prize awarded to the winner of the EWC Dunlop Independent Trophy at the 8 Hours of Slovakia Ring."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Dominant Mercedes brush aside invincibility thoughts "The dominance of Mercedes has some people asking already, with 16 races to go, whether the Formula One world champions could do the unthinkable and become the invincibles."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Dutch Grand Prix return set for Zandvoort in 2020 "Formula One is set to make the most of Max Verstappen\u0027s popularity by announcing on Tuesday the return of the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort next season after an absence of 35 years."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Hamilton would rather fight Ferrari than battle with Bottas "Five times world champion Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes should not be blamed for their dominance and he would far rather be in a battle with Formula One rivals Ferrari and Red Bull than team mate Valtteri Bottas."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Mercedes fly F1 car to home of terminally ill 'spirit angel' of Hamilton "Mercedes have flown one of its F1 cars to the home of a five-year-old with terminal cancer for being the inspiration behind Lewis Hamilton’s Spanish Grand Prix victory."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Record man Ehrlacher ready to fight hard in WTCR "Yann Ehrlacher is preparing to fight hard in order to reproduce the kind of form that made him a Zandvoort winner when the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup visited for the first time in 2018."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Top talents enter Rally Liepaja for ERC speedfest "Some of Europe’s best drivers will be in action when Rally Liepāja hosts the third round of the all-action 2019 ERC season next week following confirmation of the official entry list by the event organisers."...
2019-05-21 15:00

F1 in talks with Marrakesh and Kyalami for African race "Formula One wants to go back to Africa, with the Moroccan city of Marrakesh and South Africa\u0027s Kyalami circuit keen to host a race, commercial managing director Sean Bratches said on Thursday."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Shedden looks back to go forward in WTCR "Gordon Shedden will look back to winter testing at Zandvoort for inspiration when he resumes his WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO campaign this weekend."...
2019-05-21 15:00

WTCR’s Monteiro returns to where it started "Tiago Monteiro is returning to the site of his touring car debut when he contests the latest rounds of the all-action WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO at Zandvoort from 17-19 May."...
2019-05-21 15:00

DiCaprio-produced Formula E documentary to have Cannes premiere "A new documentary produced by Leonardo DiCaprio that covers ABB FIA Formula E’s final Gen1 season in 2017/18 will have its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival next week."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Catsburg targets home WTCR podium "Nicky Catsburg has his sights on a podium finish at WTCR Race of Netherlands, his home rounds of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup presented by OSCARO, today."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings."...
2019-05-21 15:00

Alonso fails to qualify as Pagenaud takes Indy pole "Former Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso narrowly failed to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday as France\u0027s Simon Pagenaud took pole position for the May 26 race."...
2019-05-21 15:00