Charles Leclerc resisted an intense attack from Lewis Hamilton and a late charge from Valtteri Bottas to win the Italian Grand Prix and earn back-to-back Formula 1 wins. Leclerc fought single-handedly for victory at Ferrari’s home race after team-mate Sebastian Vettel had a spin early on while running fourth. Hamilton gave chase for more than […]

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SARD Lexus duo Heikki Kovalainen and Yuichi Nakayama took an unlikely SUPER GT victory at Autopolis after gambling on wet tyres just before the midpoint of the race. Koudai Tsukakoshi had led by the best part of 10 seconds in the polesitting Real Racing Honda ahead of the Kondo Nissan of Jann Mardenborough in the […]

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Harding Steinbrenner Racing’s Colton Herta secured the second pole position of his rookie IndyCar season in qualifying at Portland, nudging out Will Power with the last lap of the session. Herta, who also took pole at Road America, initially completed a series of laps on the slower, black-walled Firestone tyres in the early stages of […]

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Charles Leclerc claimed pole position for Formula 1’s Belgian Grand Prix with a huge advantage of 0.748 seconds over Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel. Leclerc set the pace on the first runs in the Q3 top-10 shootout with a lap of 1m42.644s, which would have been enough to be sure of pole position. But he improved […]

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Renault Formula 1 junior Anthoine Hubert has passed away following injuries he sustained in a crash in the Formula 2 feature race at Spa. The 22-year-old Frenchman – the reigning GP3 Series champion – was fighting to break into the top 10 with his Arden-prepared car when he was caught up in an incident on […]

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Toyota blocked out the top two positions in second practice for this weekend’s opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone. Kamui Kobayashi ended up fastest in the #7 Toyota TS050 HYBRID on a 1m36.847s lap set at the start of the 90-minute afternoon session. Sebastien Buemi was eight tenths behind in the […]

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Formula 1 has unveiled a record 22-race calendar for its 2020 season, with the German Grand Prix dropping off but the at-risk Italy event keeping its place. The championship initially looked poised to keep its number of grands prix at 21 for next year, but the Spanish GP’s one-year extension has led to teams approving […]

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Valtteri Bottas will remain at the Mercedes Formula 1 team in 2020, with Esteban Ocon tipped to rejoined the grid at Renault or Haas instead. Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff said a decision on who would partner Lewis Hamilton next season would be made during the summer break and admitted it was not easy to […]

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Esteban Ocon will return to the Formula 1 grid in 2020 by replacing Nico Hulkenberg at Renault. Mercedes protege Ocon drove for Manor and Force India/Racing Point since stepping up to grand prix racing midway through 2016. But he was left off the grid this year after his Racing Point seat was taken by Lance […]

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Porsche has unveiled the 99X Electric ABB FIA Formula E car with which it will contest its maiden season in the championship. The car was revealed by Porsche’s 2019/20 FE drivers Neel Jani and Andre Lotterer at the end of an interactive launch event hosted on livestream gaming platform Twitch that took place over four […]

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