Danica Patrick expects that it will take some time for her to readjust to open-wheelers when she returns to the Indy 500 next year. Patrick made 115 IndyCar starts including seven Indy 500 appearances before moving across to NASCAR full-time at the end of the 2011 season (pictured). On the eve of her final start […]

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Toro Rosso has announced that Brendon Hartley and Pierre Gasly will continue to race for the team in Formula 1 in 2018. The team has ended the year with Hartley and Gasly as its drivers after starting the season with Carlos Sainz Jr and Daniil Kvyat – with the Spaniard switching to Renault early and […]

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Brendon Hartley as its 2018 Formula 1 drivers imminently, with Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko suggesting an announcement is close. While it is been clear for some time that Toro Rosso will retain its current driver pairing following the departure of Carlos Sainz Jr to Renault and the ejection of Daniil Kvyat from the Red Bull programme, Gasly […]

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Sebastian Vettel secured his fifth victory of the 2017 Formula 1 season with an impressive drive to defeat Valtteri Bottas in the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos. Vettel passed pole-sitter Bottas on the inside into Turn 1 and had the pace to fend off an attack from his Mercedes rival to secure Ferrari’s first victory […]

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Valtteri Bottas narrowly claimed pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix, as Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton crashed out in Q1. Hamilton was one of the favourites for pole after leading Friday practice and trailing Mercedes F1 team-mate Bottas by just 0.003 seconds in FP3, but Hamilton crashed heavily at the high-speed Ferradura right-hander […]

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Lewis Hamilton pipped Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Valtteri Bottas to the fastest time in second practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix. The four-time world champion clocked a 1m09.515s on the super-soft Pirelli tyres to finish 0.048 seconds clear of Bottas at Interlagos. Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo offered the greatest threat to Mercedes, finishing 0.228s adrift […]

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McLaren says it is “giggling” with excitement about what it can achieve in Formula 1 next year, on the back of its engine switch and progress with its chassis. After securing a Renault customer supply to replace its Honda engine deal, the Woking-based team has been buoyed by the step forward in pace a new […]

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The stage is set for an intense title showdown in Newcastle after Jamie Whincup led home arch rival Scott McLaughlin in the second leg of the ITM Auckland SuperSprint. After a race-long battle between the pair, the Red Bull Holden lead the Shell Ford home by 5.9 seconds, securing Whincup the Jason Richards Trophy for […]

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Australian driver Jason Bargwanna has taken the overall win at the opening round of the BNT V8s at Pukekohe. Having faced wet and difficult track conditions yesterday; competitors faced hot and dry conditions today. For Bargwanna, a win yesterday, followed up by a win today and a third placing ensured he now leads the championship […]

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Kiwi Shane van Gisbergen scored a home win in an intense opening leg of the ITM Auckland SuperSprint that spelt disaster for two title contenders. Forecast rain that officials feared would make racing impossible on the partially-resurfaced circuit held out, although light drops in the closing stages added to the drama. Click here for full […]

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