Porsche’s World Endurance Championship leader Brendon Hartley has revealed he is keen on a switch to IndyCar next year after the end of the German manufacturer’s LMP1 programme. The New Zealander confirmed that he is “genuinely looking at IndyCars” after being linked to drives with both Ganassi and¬†Schmidt Peterson Motorsport¬†for next year. “IndyCars would be […]

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Lewis Hamilton took victory in a dramatic Singapore Grand Prix as Formula 1 title rival Sebastian Vettel crashed out at the start. Hamilton crossed the line 4.5 seconds ahead of Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo, with Valtteri Bottas completing the podium. Hamilton extended his championship lead to 28 points over Vettel, with Bottas 23 points further […]

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Martin Truex Jr won the first playoff race of the 2017 NASCAR Cup season as he recovered from two pitstop mistakes for victory at Chicagoland. Regular season winner Truex led 77 of the 267 laps on the way to a win that further consolidates his playoff points lead and books him a place as one […]

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Aston Martin is set to become the title sponsor of the Red Bull Formula 1 team for the 2018 season, sources with good knowledge of the situation have revealed. Red Bull’s cars have carried Aston branding since the start of 2016, and Aston has co-operated with Red Bull Advanced Technologies on the development of its […]

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Sebastian Vettel claimed pole position for Singapore Grand Prix, with Formula 1 world championship rival Lewis Hamilton down in fifth. Ferrari driver Vettel set a time quick enough for pole position on his first run in Q3, during which all drivers used ultra-soft rubber, with a 1m39.669s. He then survived a light brush of the […]

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Neel Jani and Nick Tandy took pole position for Porsche in qualifying for the Austin World Endurance Championship round. Jani had been fastest after the first runs on a 1m44.656s aboard the #1 Porsche 919 Hybrid, but Tandy had his almost identical time of 1m44.659s deleted for a track limits violation. He subsequently had to […]

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Daniel Ricciardo completed a Friday sweep for the Singapore Grand Prix, leading Red Bull Formula 1 team-mate Max Verstappen in second practice. Ricciardo, who edged out Sebastian Vettel in Friday’s first session, clocked a 1m40.852s on his second flying lap on the ultra-soft tyres to finish 0.556s quicker than Verstappen. Championship leader Lewis Hamilton was […]

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Jolyon Palmer was first alerted to losing his Renault Formula 1 seat to Carlos Sainz Jr for 2018 when he read it on Autosport. Renault officially announced on Friday in Singapore that Sainz will join it on loan from Red Bull next season as Nico Hulkenberg’s new team-mate. Palmer said he only learned of the […]

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Porsche monopolised the top positions in both free practice sessions for this weekend’s Austin round of the World Endurance Championship. The German manufacturer’s pair of 919 Hybrids shared honours across the two practice periods: Earl Bamber went fastest aboard the #2 car in FP1 and Neel Jani topped the times in the #1 Porsche in […]

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The Mercedes Formula 1 team has extended Valtteri Bottas’s contract for the 2018 season. Bottas was signed as a last-minute replacement for 2016 world champion Nico Rosberg, who shocked F1 when he announced his retirement a week after winning the title. The Finn has won two races so far this year as he has settled […]

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