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RLL reveals HUB livery for Lundgaard
How Edgar bounced back in F3
Mid-season review w/ JP de Oliveira
Power proud of race from 27th to 3rd
Palou content as Mid-Ohio runner-up

Hub International Limited, a global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, will become primary sponsor of Christian Lundgaard’s Rahal Letterman Lanigan-Honda for IndyCar’s Toronto round next week.

Jonny Edgar was one of Britain’s most promising FIA Formula 3 prospects heading into 2022, having moved to reigning teams’ champions Trident for his second campaign. But a sudden diagnosis with Crohn’s Disease forced a break from racing. He told Motorsport.com how he made his triumphant return at Silverstone.

Now we’re halfway through the 2022 Super Formula season, it’s the perfect time to take stock of the campaign so far, with the help of 2010 series champion and commentator Joao Paulo de Oliveira.

Will Power says his recovery drive from a disastrous qualifying and a first lap spin is the kind of performance that “makes you want to keep going for a long time”.

Defending NTT IndyCar Series champion Alex Palou believes he had a car to win at Mid-Ohio but just couldn’t find a way around Scott McLaughlin.

McLaughlin on Mid-Ohio win: “It’s about having the belief” Mid-Ohio
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McLaughlin on Mid-Ohio win: “It’s about having the belief”

Scott McLaughlin said he knew the #3 Team Penske-Chevrolet squad had another win in it this season because they had never fallen off the pace.

Mid-Ohio IndyCar: McLaughlin beats Palou, Power charges to third Mid-Ohio
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Mid-Ohio IndyCar: McLaughlin beats Palou, Power charges to third

Team Penske-Chevrolet’s Scott McLaughlin led 45 of the 80 laps at Mid-Ohio to hold off Alex Palou and score his second win of the season, while teammate Will Power charged from a first-lap spin to claim third.

Nissany handed five-place grid drop for causing Hauger F2 crash

Roy Nissany has been handed a five-place grid drop for the next FIA Formula 2 race after causing a collision with Dennis Hauger in Sunday’s race. 

Mid-Ohio Indy Lights: McElrea dominates, beats Brabham

Andretti Autosport’s Hunter McElrea looked as dominant in the Indy Lights race at Mid-Ohio as he had in qualifying, leading all the way and surviving a late-race restart to hold on ahead of teammate Matt Brabham.

Mid-Ohio IndyCar: Malukas leads race day warm-up

Rookie David Malukas, who will start eighth for this afternoon’s Honda Indy 200, was fastest in Sunday morning warm-up, for Dale Coyne Racing w/ HMD-Honda.

F2 Britain: Sargeant takes first win as Nissany escapes serious crash

Logan Sargeant took his maiden FIA Formula 2 win at Silverstone, leading from lights-to-flag to secure Carlin victory at its home race. 

F3 Britain: Leclerc fends off O'Sullivan for feature race win

Arthur Leclerc took his first FIA Formula 3 win of the season at Silverstone, holding off polesitter Zak O’Sullivan to win Sunday’s feature race. 

O’Ward thrilled to earn Mid-Ohio pole after messy qualifying

Pato O’Ward admitted that he found it extremely hard to hit his marks around Mid-Ohio before nailing a brilliant flying lap on used reds in the Firestone Fast Six.

McLaughlin “pumped” despite missing Mid-Ohio pole

Team Penske-Chevrolet’s Scott McLaughlin said he was satisfied with a front-row start at Mid-Ohio as “we've had this coming for a while.”

Mid-Ohio IndyCar: O’Ward takes pole, bad day for Power, Newgarden Mid-Ohio
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Mid-Ohio IndyCar: O’Ward takes pole, bad day for Power, Newgarden

Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet Pato O’Ward tied his best sectors together when it mattered to take pole for IndyCar’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, but Team Penske’s Will Power and Josef Newgarden will start buried in the pack.

F2 Britain: Doohan holds off Iwasa for maiden series win

Jack Doohan took his maiden FIA Formula 2 win at Silverstone, holding off a fierce challenge from Ayumu Iwasa to seal sprint victory.

Mid-Ohio IndyCar: Herta leads Power in second practice

Colton Herta’s Andretti Autosport-Honda led the 27-car field in second practice for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 in a session that saw three red flags.

F3 Britain: Hadjar snatches sprint race win from Martins

Isack Hadjar took his second FIA Formula 3 sprint race victory of the season at Silverstone, swooping past Victor Martins on the penultimate lap to steal the win.

Mid-Ohio IndyCar: Newgarden leads Palou, Rosenqvist in FP1

Three-time winner in 2022 Josef Newgarden of Team Penske-Chevrolet led Ganassi’s Alex Palou and Felix Rosenqvist of Arrow McLaren SP in opening practice for Sunday’s Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.

F2 Britain: Sargeant beats Vesti to Silverstone pole

Logan Sargeant took his maiden FIA Formula 2 pole position at Silverstone, dominating qualifying to take the front spot for Carlin at their home race.

F3 Britain: O'Sullivan takes maiden series pole for home race

Zak O’Sullivan took his first FIA Formula 3 pole position at Silverstone, with the Briton set to start from the front for Sunday’s feature race.

What racing in Australiar the future of F1's junior series Prime

What racing in Australiar the future of F1's junior series

The announcement that FIA Formula 2 and 3 would race alongside the Australian Grand Prix from 2023 came as a surprise, not only to fans but to the series’ teams too. But with Formula 1’s boom in popularity bringing more fans to the championships, team principals are relishing the opportunity

The other Doohan charting his way to motorsport success Baku Prime

The other Doohan charting his way to motorsport success

Heading into FIA Formula 2 this season, there was a lot of pressure on Jack Doohan. The 2021 F3 runner-up joined a new team for his next challenge, as well as signing up to the Alpine Academy. He told Motorsport.com how he’s tackling the step up - with some help from his motorcycle legend father

How the ultra-tight F3 title fight is taking shape Prime

How the ultra-tight F3 title fight is taking shape

With just five points separating the top five after two rounds, FIA Formula 3 looks set for another thrilling season in 2022. But who stands the best chance of pulling away from that pack, and who are the contenders bubbling under?

How Toyota's brightest Super Formula hope got his groove back Prime

How Toyota's brightest Super Formula hope got his groove back

Having won the SUPER GT title for the TOM'S Toyota squad last year, Sho Tsuboi endured a miserable Super Formula campaign alongside, managing just six points all year. But after going back to basics with the Inging team over the off-season, Tsuboi looks revitalised in his pursuit of Japan's top single-seater crown