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Tue 03 Jun 2008
France's successful past at Le MansHeadline

France's successful past at Le Mans

There are no fewer than 13 entrants under the French banner at this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, making up one of the strongest French challenges for all-out victory at the Circuit de La Sarthe. French teams have had their share of success at Le...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
Red Bull brightens up Jerez with launch of RB4Headline
F1

Red Bull brightens up Jerez with launch of RB4

On a rainy morning in Jerez, Spain, the Red Bull Formula One team brighten up the region with the unveiling of their RB4. The new baby in the Red Bull family is quite stylish with an eye-popping livery accentuating the outline of the F1 ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24Headline
F1

Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24

The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula One team has been working on their latest creation since September 2007. Now it has been revealed it to the world at the Formula 1 team's headquarters in Woking, England. Lewis Hamilton and Heikki ...

Tue 07 Oct 2008
FIA set to revive Formula 2 with testing in November
F1

FIA set to revive Formula 2 with testing in November

Plans to revive the FIA Formula Two Championship came a step closer with the recent announcement of details for the new race series. MotorSport Vision (MSV), having won the tender last month to supply the cars and operational expertise, wasted...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Toyota takes online step to launch TF109 challengerHeadline
F1

Toyota takes online step to launch TF109 challenger

Saving costs has become critical in many racing series for the 2009 season and many of the manufacturers and teams are feeling the pinch with the worldwide economy dipping to record lows. The Panasonic Toyota Racing Formula One team elected to ...

Sat 07 Jun 2008
The history behind Le MansHeadline

The history behind Le Mans

The estimated 260,000 spectators will once again make their annual pilgrimage the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and the ramshackle canvas shanty towns will spring up to house the vast majority of them. The city's own population of around 150,000 will be...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Mugello awaken with Ferrari F60 debutHeadline
F1

Mugello awaken with Ferrari F60 debut

Ferrari yet again pip the other Formula One manufactures to the post, being the first to unveil their latest creation on the world. The surrounding area near the Mugello circuit heard the roar of the newest Formula One Ferrari engine at 10:30am...

Tue 17 Jun 2008
Aston Martin, Ferrari take class wins at Le MansHeadline

Aston Martin, Ferrari take class wins at Le Mans

Aston Martin Racing took a second consecutive win in LM GT1 class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Sunday. David Brabham, Antonio Garcia and Darren Turner battled against rivals from Corvette Racing to take the victory in the endurance classic by less...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
A clean sweep for Wickens at ValenciaHeadline
F2

A clean sweep for Wickens at Valencia

Robert Wickens collected the second race win in the opening Formula Two event in Valencia, Spain to complete what was to be a remarkable start to the new championship. Race winner Robert Wickens celebrates in parc ferme. Photo by ...

Sat 01 Mar 2008
The Formula One battle in 2008Headline

The Formula One battle in 2008

In 2007 we witnessed a battle between Ferrari and McLaren Mercedes, both on the track and in the courtroom. The Formula One season created as many headlines on the front page as the on-track action did in the sport section. Ice man and...

Sun 09 Mar 2008
BGTC: Series readies for 2008 season kick offHeadline
GT

BGTC: Series readies for 2008 season kick off

The 2008 Avon Tyres British GT championship will kick off its 6 event calendar on the March 22 & 24 March with two 1 hour races at Oulton Park, Cheshire. GT3 Dodge Viper Competition Coupe. Photo by Gareth Fair. The series comprises 3...

Sat 09 Feb 2008
Force India ready for debut, unveils VJM01Headline
F1

Force India ready for debut, unveils VJM01

Formula One's newest team, today launched its 2008 F1 challenger, the VJM01 at the historic Gateway of India in Mumbai. Force India F1 team owner Dr. Vijay Mallya, bought the team from Spyker at the end of last season. Significantly, the new...

Sat 14 Jun 2008
Lola celebrates '50' with a record 24H entryHeadline

Lola celebrates '50' with a record 24H entry

Lola, a true success story, celebrates 50 years in motorsports this year, and the highlight of the year must be Le Mans 24 Hours, where the UK firm has no less than seven cars this year, challenging in both the LM P1 and LM P2 classes. ...

Tue 15 Jan 2008
BMW Sauber F1.08 takes center stage in MunichHeadline
F1

BMW Sauber F1.08 takes center stage in Munich

From October 23rd 2007 purchasers of new BMW cars in Germany have had the option to collect their cars from the new BMW delivery centre in Munich. The building known as the BMW Welt centre is a stunning structure designed by COOP HIMMELB(L)AU and...

Sat 02 Feb 2008
Renault shows off new R28 in ParisHeadline
F1

Renault shows off new R28 in Paris

The place, Paris, the occasion, the launch of the new Renault F1 R28. The ING Renault F1 Team has announced its determination to return to the front of the Formula One field in 2008. The team has been there before and not just in recent years.

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions titleHeadline
DTM

Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions title

The Race of Champions and the Champion of Champions title in particular is the title all the drivers want to win. The charity event is by invitation only and it attracts the top names in motorsport. All the drivers in the event do not get paid a...

Mon 07 Jan 2008
Ferrari first to the line with F2008 launchHeadline
F1

Ferrari first to the line with F2008 launch

The Scuderia Ferrari Formula One team are used to being first these days, so being the first team to officially launch their 2008 F1 Championship challenger seems apt. Kimi Raikkonen, Felipe Massa and Stefano Domenicali pose with the new...

Sun 20 Jul 2008
Grosjean penalty hands win to Pantano in GermanyHeadline
GP2

Grosjean penalty hands win to Pantano in Germany

Romain Grosjean claimed his first GP2 Series feature race win at Hockenheim race one, but celebration soon turned to disappointment as he was handed a 25 second penalty. The ART Grand Prix driver was stripped of the win when a penalty was ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Peugeot dominates at Spa to land the victoryHeadline

Peugeot dominates at Spa to land the victory

Peugeot won the second round of the European Le Mans Series at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. The Peugeot 908 Hdi FAP driven in the 1000km race by Nicolas Minassian, Simon Pagenaud and Christian Klien crossed the line a mere 27 seconds...

Tue 16 Dec 2008
Loeb wins Race of Champions at WembleyHeadline

Loeb wins Race of Champions at Wembley

Sebastian Loeb took the overall victory to be crowned Champion of Champions at the Race of Champions in Wembley Stadium in London. Podium: Race of Champions winner Sébastien Loeb lifts the winner's trophy. Photo by xpb.cc. "It was a...

Wed 09 Jan 2008
McLaren MP4-23 takes the spotlight in GermanyHeadline
F1

McLaren MP4-23 takes the spotlight in Germany

2007 was a difficult year for the Woking-based McLaren outfit, the team achieved so much but ultimately failed to secure either the drivers or constructors championship. Heikki Kovalainen and Lewis Hamilton pose with the new McLaren ...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Vettel, Schumacher hand Nations Cup to GermanyHeadline
F1

Vettel, Schumacher hand Nations Cup to Germany

The estimated 55000 crowd came to magnificent new Wembley stadium to watch the 2007 Race of champions, The attendance was some what down on the expected 80000 and the large bowl clearly had a lot of empty seats but still the tension grew as the ...

Thu 06 Mar 2008
Allow Dennis to make his own choicesHeadline

Allow Dennis to make his own choices

The recent stories speculating that Ron Dennis was set to be fired from McLaren by the company's major shareholder Mercedes, unsurprisingly have turned out to be false. Both Mercedes and the Mclaren team were quick to rubbish the allegations which...

Tue 16 Dec 2008
Victory for Germany in ROC Nations' cupHeadline
F1

Victory for Germany in ROC Nations' cup

Team Germany successfully defended their Nations' Cup title at the Race of Champions in Wembley Stadium. The pairing of Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel returned for this year's challenge at the event. The two Formula One aces beat Team ...

Sun 15 Jun 2008
Peugeot ahead of Audi in hour 11Headline

Peugeot ahead of Audi in hour 11

The battle between Peugeot and Audi is still raging. The Team Peugeot Total 908 HDi-FAP still has the edge for now. Nicolas Minassian leads Dindo Capello in the Audi Sport Team Joest R10 TDI by one lap. The No. 3 Audi has a driver change as ...

Tue 01 Apr 2008
Max Mosley's scandal, true or not, causes shockwaves
F1

Max Mosley's scandal, true or not, causes shockwaves

Staggering reports that the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile President Max Mosley has been involved in Nazi style orgy with five prostitutes have emerged from a prominent tabloid newspaper in the UK. The News of the World has...

Mon 07 Jan 2008
Formula One and the Inconvenient Truth

Formula One and the Inconvenient Truth

If the 45th vice president and self proclaimed "former next President of the United States", Al Gore, is to be believed, humanity is sitting on a ticking time bomb. Gore makes a convincing argument in this Academy award-winning documentary film,...

Sun 15 Jun 2008
Montagny takes over lead from VilleneuveHeadline

Montagny takes over lead from Villeneuve

The Peugeots are still leading the Le Mans 24 Hours, although Jacques Villeneuve in the No. 7 Team Peugeot Total 908 HDi-FAP lost the lead to the No. 9 sister car with Franck Montagny at the wheel. ...

Tue 04 Mar 2008
Williams admits surprise at Rosberg stayingHeadline
F1

Williams admits surprise at Rosberg staying

Williams F1 boss Sir Frank Williams has stated that he was concerned about losing his ace driver Nico Rosberg to McLaren for the 2009 season. The team is celebrating their 30th year in Formula One and are campaigning six special designs over the...

Sat 22 Mar 2008
Toro Rosso team put on the marketHeadline
F1

Toro Rosso team put on the market

Scuderia Toro Rosso Formula One team co-owner Dietrich Mateschitz has confirmed that the team is up for sale. The new F1 concord agreement includes changes to the sports regulations. For the 2010 season onwards new rules stipulate that Red bull...

Sun 11 May 2008
Pantano dominates Istanbul's race oneHeadline
GP2

Pantano dominates Istanbul's race one

Giorgio Pantano dominated the 34 lap Feature race in the second round of the GP2 Series at Istanbul Park. He took a convincing win over nearest challengers Romain Grosjean and Andreas Zuber who claimed second and ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Peugeot on front row for Spa 1000km Headline

Peugeot on front row for Spa 1000km

The top two grid slots for tomorrows Le Mans Series 1000km at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps were collected by both of the LMP1 Team Peugeot Total 908 Hdi-FAP cars. In an eventful 20 minute qualifying session where the red flag was brought out twice...

Alonso, Piquet show Renault's new R29 Headline
F1

Alonso, Piquet show Renault's new R29

Renault kicked their Formula One season off officially, by launching their new car, the R29 today in the south of Portugal. Renault selected the Algarve Motor Park near Portimao; the same location and day as one of their F1 rivals: ...

Mon 21 Jan 2008
Parente enjoys a spin in the Renault F1Headline
F1

Parente enjoys a spin in the Renault F1

The World Series by Renault features identical cars designed to provide a stepping-stone to Formula One, and indeed it has already established its credentials. Alvaro Parente tests for Renault F1 Team. Photo by xpb.cc. In its...

Sun 15 Jun 2008
Kristensen takes second as Klien spins offHeadline

Kristensen takes second as Klien spins off

Christian Klien went off at around 11:20 pm CET in the leading Peugeot Total 908 HDi-FAP at the Ford chicane. The car was not seriously damaged but some three-and-a-half minutes were lost as he struggled to get the car out of the gravel trap he...

Thu 01 May 2008
Sportscar aces, F1 stars lineup for AMR title defenseHeadline

Sportscar aces, F1 stars lineup for AMR title defense

Aston Martin Racing have announced their driver line up to take on the famous 13.65km Circuit de la Sarthe for the 76th 24 Heures du Mans race. The annual event held yearly in Le Mans, France is the top prize for sportscar teams, manufacturers...