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Wed 10 Dec 2008
Rossi doesn't give up, takes World FinalHeadline

Rossi doesn't give up, takes World Final

Alexander Rossi had more than his share of problems in the heat races at Formula BMW World Final in Mexico City, but when it counted, the young American was unstoppable, taking the coveted victory in the final race by 0.655 seconds over Michael ...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
Gutierrez clinches pole for the World Final

Gutierrez clinches pole for the World Final

Esteban Gutierrez was in a strong position going into the final heat race of the Formula BMW World Final, and he made the most of it, finishing second to his teammate Michael Christensen and clinching the pole position for this afternoon's World...

Gutierrez, Juncadera lead after World Final SaturdayHeadline

Gutierrez, Juncadera lead after World Final Saturday

Esteban Gutierrez, the reigning Formula BMW Europe champion, is leading the heat race point standings together with Daniel Juncadella, after two of three heats at the Formula BMW World Final in Mexico City. Esteban Gutierrez, Josef ...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
Steven Guerrero improves, but remains in comaHeadline
BF3

Steven Guerrero improves, but remains in coma

After two weeks in intensive care, Colombian Formula 3 driver Steven Guerrero's condition has stabilized. The young driver no longer needs to be connected to life support equipment, and has now been moved out of the intensive care unit at Clinica...

Wed 05 Nov 2008
Lewis Hamilton: The first of many titles?Headline
F1

Lewis Hamilton: The first of many titles?

Eighteen races. Seventeen countries. Eight months. Seven different race winners. Five continents. After all that, it was not until the final corner of the final race that Lewis Hamilton clinched his first Formula One world championship in one of...

Mon 27 Oct 2008
Scheider, Audi take Hockenheim and the titleHeadline
DTM

Scheider, Audi take Hockenheim and the title

Timo Scheider took the race lead into the first corner at Hockenheimring, the DTM (Deutsch Tourenwagen Masters) season finale, and drove flawlessly to hold that lead and win the race, and, more importantly, the 2008 DTM championship, for ...

Sun 26 Oct 2008
Ekstrom steals pole for season finaleHeadline
DTM

Ekstrom steals pole for season finale

The tight championship battle between Timo Scheider and Paul di Resta is the highlight of the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) season finale at Hockenheimring, but Mattias Ekstrom had his own ideas, and slipped by the two championship rivals to...

Sat 25 Oct 2008
Di Resta sets pace in DTM's final 2008 challengeHeadline
DTM

Di Resta sets pace in DTM's final 2008 challenge

Paul di Resta threw down the gauntlet for the final weekend of the 2008 DTM season, setting the fastest time of the day in the closing moments of the second practice session at the Hockenheimring in his Mercedes C-class. Paul di Resta,...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
di Resta keeps up title chase with Catalunya winHeadline
DTM

di Resta keeps up title chase with Catalunya win

Paul di Resta needed a victory to keep his DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) championship hopes alive, and it's the first-place trophy that he will be taking home from today's race at the Circuit de Catalunya, near Barcelona. Paul di ...

Sun 21 Sep 2008
Schneider nips Scheider for Barcelona pole
DTM

Schneider nips Scheider for Barcelona pole

Bernd Schneider put Mercedes-Benz back on top in Barcelona DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) qualifying, taking the first pole for the Stuttgart marque in four races -- and the first one for Schneider himself in over three years. Timo Scheider...

Mon 01 Sep 2008
Scheider fends off di Resta for Brands Hatch win
DTM

Scheider fends off di Resta for Brands Hatch win

Timo Scheider may have started from pole and led the entire race to win today's DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) event for Audi at Brands Hatch, but it was nothing like a Sunday drive in the park for the championship leader. Scheider had taken...

Sun 31 Aug 2008
Scheider ekes out Brands Hatch pole
DTM

Scheider ekes out Brands Hatch pole

It wasn't a perfect lap, but with yellow flags popping up throughout the qualifying session, it was all Timo Scheider could ask for. A time of 42.084 seconds around Brands Hatch was fast enough to claim the pole position for tomorrow's DTM...

Mon 28 Jul 2008
Schneider hangs on to win on soaked NurburgringHeadline
DTM

Schneider hangs on to win on soaked Nurburgring

Bernd Schneider gambled late in the race, staying out on slick tires even as rained poured down on the Nurburgring to take the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) victory for Mercedes over teammate Paul di Resta. Bernd Schneider, Team HWA...

Sun 27 Jul 2008
Kristensen takes rainy Nurburgring poleHeadline
DTM

Kristensen takes rainy Nurburgring pole

It was only a little over a month ago that Tom Kristensen turned the race around for Audi at Le Mans, taking the lead for the german marque for good in heavy rain. And "Mr Le Mans" was at his best again in DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) ...

Mon 21 Jul 2008
Rossi takes US GP as Stoner stumblesHeadline

Rossi takes US GP as Stoner stumbles

It was a monumental duel, with the full edge-of-the-seat quotient for the capacity crowd at Laguna Seca and TV viewers alike, as Valentino Rossi battled Casey Stoner for the lead of the US Grand Prix, the 11th round of the MotoGP World...

Wed 16 Jul 2008
Ekstrom takes Zandvoort in an Audi romp
DTM

Ekstrom takes Zandvoort in an Audi romp

Mattias Ekstrom scored the pole position with a perfect lap at Zandvoort yesterday, and followed it up today with a flawless race to take his second DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) victory of the year, a lights-to-chequered run. Ekstrom did...

Sun 13 Jul 2008
Ekstrom, Audi impress in Zandvoort qualifying
DTM

Ekstrom, Audi impress in Zandvoort qualifying

It was Audi-Audi-Audi in the first-ever qualifying session for the new Audi A4, with Mattias Ekstrom leading a 1-2-3 sweep of the top qualifying positions at Zandvoort for tomorrow's DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) race. "I enjoyed every...

Mon 30 Jun 2008
Green edges Spengler at NorisringHeadline
DTM

Green edges Spengler at Norisring

Bruno Spengler thought that the Norisring was his stomping ground, but Jamie Green was not in a charitable mood today, and the Briton took the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) victory by 0.467 seconds over his Mercedes-Benz teammate. The win was...

Sun 29 Jun 2008
Spengler masters Norisring qualifyingHeadline
DTM

Spengler masters Norisring qualifying

Norisring is like a second home for Bruno Spengler: the Canadian took his second DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) pole position at the street circuit, to go with the two victories he has already scored at the event. "I am really happy about my...

Tue 24 Jun 2008
Resurgent Stoner takes British GP in styleHeadline

Resurgent Stoner takes British GP in style

Casey Stoner started the 2008 MotoGP championship season as the title favourite, coming off his 2007 championship, and starting the season with a victory in Qatar. It was all coming apart, though, but the Australian put paid to any doubts about...

Sun 22 Jun 2008
Stoner dominates wet British GP qualifyingHeadline

Stoner dominates wet British GP qualifying

It should not have surprised anyone to see a wet track for the qualifying session at Donington for the MotoGP British Grand Prix. The weather forecasts predicted it, last year's race was in the wet -- and this is Britain, after...

Sat 21 Jun 2008
Spies settles in on MotoGP debut

Spies settles in on MotoGP debut

Ben Spies made his MotoGP debut today at Donington Park, taking part in two practice sessions for Sunday's British Grand Prix. Filling in for the injured Loris Capirossi, Spies is riding one of the Rizla Suzukis for the weekend. Spies, 23, is a...

Wed 21 May 2008
di Resta takes dominant first victory LausitzHeadline
DTM

di Resta takes dominant first victory Lausitz

Paul di Resta took a dominant win at Eurospeedway Lausitz and proved that the Mercedes resurgence in the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) is no fluke. The 22-year-old Scot started the race from the pole position -- one he won by a clear margin...

Sun 18 May 2008
di Resta breaks Audi's hold with Lausitz poleHeadline
DTM

di Resta breaks Audi's hold with Lausitz pole

It took time and effort -- five races in 2007 and three more in 2008 -- but Paul di Resta finally broke Audi's stranglehold on pole positions at Eurospeedway Lausitz, giving Mercedes-Benz its first pole in eight DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters)...

Wed 07 May 2008
Green takes Mugello as Scheider stumblesHeadline
DTM

Green takes Mugello as Scheider stumbles

Timo Scheider came to Mugello at the head of the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) championship standings, and started today's race from the pole position, but Audi's touring car ace was just a little too anxious to get to the chequered flag...

Mon 14 Apr 2008
Switzerland takes Shanghai double poleHeadline

Switzerland takes Shanghai double pole

Neel Jani and the Swiss A1GP car ran like proverbial clockwork in the qualifying sessions of the A1GP event in Shanghai, China to take a double pole position for Team Switzerland. Double pole for Neel Jani, driver of A1 Team ...

Ekstrom, Audi dominate at HockenheimHeadline
DTM

Ekstrom, Audi dominate at Hockenheim

Mattias Ekstrom put on a show of strength at the Hockenheimring today in his Team Abt Audi A4, taking victory in the DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) season opener, at the front of an Audi 1-2-3 finish. Mattias Ekström, Audi Sport...

Sun 23 Mar 2008
Kovalainen, Hamilton penalizedHeadline
F1

Kovalainen, Hamilton penalized

McLaren drivers Heikki Kovalainen and Lewis Hamilton were penalized by the stewards after the qualifying session at the Malaysian Grand Prix, and each will lose five grid positions for the start of tomorrow's Formula One race at the Sepang ...

Sat 22 Mar 2008
Todt's reign at Ferrari comes to an endHeadline
F1

Todt's reign at Ferrari comes to an end

Jean Todt has resigned as the CEO of Ferrari, the company announced today, subsequent to the completion of its shareholders' meeting. The legendary Frenchman had taken on the position at the parent company of the F1 team in October 2006, and...

Sat 23 Feb 2008
Spyker recovers from F1 adventureHeadline
F1

Spyker recovers from F1 adventure

Five months after selling Spyker F1 to Vijay Mallya and former company managing director Michiel Mol, the Dutch boutique sporscar manufacturer is getting back to its feet. Spyker F1 Team and Colin Kolles, Dr Vijay Mallya, Kingfisher, ...

Sat 05 Jan 2008
Dakar Rally canceled due to safety fearsHeadline

Dakar Rally canceled due to safety fears

The 30th Edition of the Dakar Rally, due to start in Lisbon tomorrow, January 5, 2008, has been been confirmed to be canceled. Scrutineering activities were halted in Lisbon at 10 AM local time, and Amaury Sport Organization, the rally organizer,...

Fri 04 Jan 2008
Bartels unhappy with McLaren driver choice
F1

Bartels unhappy with McLaren driver choice

Onetime aspiring F1 driver Michael Bartels blasted McLaren's choice of Heikki Kovalainen in an interview with the press agency SID. "I don't understand why a German car maker does not give German drivers a chance," complained Bartels, who failed...