New Zealand has been tipped for a one-off return to the World Rally Championship next season, taking Australia’s slot on the 2020 calendar. Rally Australia’s current agreement with host town Coffs Harbour is up at the end of this season and there is no real desire from WRC stakeholders to return to the New South […]

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Brendon Hartley says he immediately “felt right at home” back with Porsche following his Formula 1 stint and is “definitely interested” in a 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E race seat. Hartley remained a Porsche factory driver throughout his season in F1 with Toro Rosso in 2018, and has been helping the manufacturer with the early […]

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Super Formula 2018 runner-up Nick Cassidy says it is impossible to predict the outcome of the 2019 season on the eve of the new car’s inaugural race at Suzuka. The Dallara SF19 has replaced the outgoing SF14 for this season, which kicks off at the Japanese Grand Prix Formula 1 venue this weekend, and a […]

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Suzuki rider Alex Rins beat Valentino Rossi to score his first MotoGP win, after Marc Marquez’s unbeaten Austin run ended with a crash while holding a healthy lead. Honda rider Marquez converted pole into an early lead, and looked well on course for a seventh consecutive win at the Circuit of the Americas as he […]

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Lewis Hamilton won a processional 2019 Chinese Grand Prix for the Mercedes Formula 1 team ahead of team-mate Valtteri Bottas as Ferrari’s challenge faded with a weak opening stint. Hamilton hooked up more cleanly away from the start and nosed into Turn 1 first ahead of polesitting Bottas, while Charles Leclerc went by his Ferrari […]

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Valtteri Bottas claimed his first Formula 1 pole position of the 2019 season in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix. The Finn pipped Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to top spot by just 23 thousandths of a second, with the lead Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel three tenths down in third. Bottas held the advantage through much […]

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Takuma Sato led a Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing 1-2 during IndyCar qualifying at Barber Motorsports Park, while Team Penske struggled for pace. Sato’s quickest lap in the Fast Six on Red Firestones was a 1m08.5934s, which pipped team-mate Graham Rahal to pole by just over a tenth of a second. Reigning champion Scott Dixon was […]

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George Russell improved late in the day to set the fastest time of Formula 1 testing in Bahrain, driving for Mercedes instead of his 2019 race team Williams. Russell drove for Williams on Tuesday at the post-Bahrain Grand Prix test before taking over from Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes, which retains close ties to its former […]

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Max Verstappen topped the first day of Formula 1’s post-Bahrain Grand Prix test, half a second clear of Ferrari debutant Mick Schumacher. The first three hours of the test were held in mostly dry conditions, with the exception of one shower, and Romain Grosjean was quickest at that point. However, persistent rain after midday threatened […]

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Mick Schumacher has kicked off his maiden Formula 1 test for Ferrari in Bahrain, where Fernando Alonso has also returned to the wheel of a McLaren. Ferrari Driver Academy protege Schumacher, the son of seven-time F1 world champion Michael, is driving for the famous Italian team on Tuesday before getting behind the wheel of Alfa […]

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