Tom Blomqvist will join BMW Team RLL’s GT Le Mans driver lineup in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next season, replacing Alexander Sims. The 25-year-old Englishman will partner Connor de Phillippi in the No. 25 BMW M8 GTE, with Sims focusing his efforts on the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. Blomqvist’s only previous WeatherTech Championship […]

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This year’s Total 24 Hours of Spa was a hard fought battle that swung one way, then another right down to the final hours, the 70th running of the endurance classic severely affected by caution periods that dominated the race. Helped by the problems of their rivals, the BMW M6 GT3’s of Walkenhorst Motorsport and […]

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Fourth from last out of the pits, Dries Vanthoor took control of the Total 24 Hours of Spa Super Pole session this evening for Audi. A 2:18.605 off the bat in his first flyer was the result of huge commitment from the Belgian around his home circuit, who pushed even harder on his second lap […]

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With pit stops disappearing for next season, Formula E has decided to spice up the racing with a new type of boost system. Usually, if someone describes a motorsport as like Mario Kart then it’s a bad thing, but Formula E is happily taking the reference (which makes sense, because Mario Kart is hella fun). […]

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The third E-Prix in Paris saw home-hero Jean-Eric Vergne put in a near-perfect performance to score pole position and victory in the eighth round of the 2017/18 ABB FIA Formula E Championship. The winextends his lead in the standings once more to 31 points, while his closest contender – DS Virgin Racing’s Sam Bird – […]

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Formula E has revealed the first complete images of the second-generation car that will be used from the 2018/19 season. The electric racer, which will bring an end to the mid-race car swaps in place since the series’ inception, is a significant departure from the original, standard single-seater design. Its striking new look includes a […]

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Formula E’s dramatic re-styling has been revealed in a series of teaser images ahead of the unveiling of its second-generation car on Tuesday. The new car, which will be introduced for the 2018/19 season, features a striking new design described as “Batman-like” by series CEO Alejandro Agag. Teaser images posted on FE’s social media feeds reveal several […]

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Felix Rosenqvist jumped into the lead of the Formula E points by beating Sebastien Buemi in a straight fight in Marrakech. Rosenqvist was only third until just before the mid-race car swaps, but took advantage of a slowing Sam Bird to grab second and then caught and overtook Buemi in the second stint. Bird faded […]

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The FIA GT World Cup qualifying race at Macau was suspended after a huge pile-up on the opening lap of the race. In total, 16 cars were caught up in the collision at Police bend – one of the tightest parts of the 3.8-mile circuit – after fourth-place runner Daniel Juncadella hit the wall on […]

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DTM driver Tom Blomqvist has admitted that Formula E was “never on my radar” prior to his maiden test with the BMW-backed Andretti team. Blomqvist, who currently competes in the German touring car series for BMW, was called up alongside the marque’s GT driver Alexander Sims to the official pre-season test in Spain at the […]

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