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Charles Bradley

Charles Bradley is Motorsport.com’s Global Editor in Chief. After spending five years in the aerospace industry in his native North Wales, while working weekends as a freelance writer at racetracks around the UK, Charles joined the staff of Motoring News in the heart of London. He transferred to the nascent Autosport.com team in 2000 before transitioning to the magazine, becoming its Editor between 2011 and 2014. Charles then upped sticks to work in America, as Motorsport.com’s Editor in Chief, where he created the multi-national and multi-lingual editorial team that quickly became the world’s most-read motorsport website. He was instrumental in delivering two of the biggest global fan surveys in sports history and is also a multiple award-winning scriptwriter. Charles is also an overseas member of the Guild of Motoring Writers. He lives in Miami Beach with his wife Helen – and a cat that’s named after Serbia’s top football club.

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F1 Grand Prix race results: Lewis Hamilton wins Qatar GP

Lewis Hamilton won the Qatar Grand Prix at Losail International Circuit on Sunday for Mercedes to beat title rival Max Verstappen of Red Bull, while Fernando Alonso ended his F1 podium drought with Alpine.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton takes Qatar pole Qatar GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton takes Qatar pole

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the inaugural Qatar Grand Prix at Losail International Circuit, the 20th round of the 2021 F1 World Championship, ahead of title rival Max Verstappen.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Bottas fastest in Qatar

Valtteri Bottas was fastest for Mercedes on the opening day of Qatar Grand Prix practice at Losail International Circuit on Friday, the 20th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship.

Guy Martin Tests 52 Express ahead of 400mph world record attempt

Isle of Man TT hero and TV star Guy Martin and the Project 100 team have been developing a two-wheeled streamliner to beat the current 376-mph land-speed record.

What F1 can expect from Qatar from GP2's sole sojourn

OPINION: Formula 1 takes in its first visit to the Gulf state of Qatar this weekend, marking the first time most will have raced on the circuit that is best known for bike racing. But the visit of the GP2 Asia series back in 2009 may hold some clues of what to expect...

Rimac’s new HQ to be built, complete with a test track

Rimac Automobili has released photos and information about its new HQ near Zagreb in Croatia, which will feature a test track, a rooftop garden, a command center, VR rooms and several top-secret project rooms.

2022 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS Clubsport is a 500bhp turn-key race car

The ultimate evolution of the 718 Cayman family has debuted: It's the new 718 Cayman GT4 RS Clubsport, designed and built solely for taming tracks as a turn-key race car.

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson partners Pastrana in Race of Champions

Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson will feature in next year’s Race of Champions event in Sweden, becoming teammates with action sports legend Travis Pastrana for Team USA.

How Marcus Ericsson finally unlocked his potential in IndyCar Prime

How Marcus Ericsson finally unlocked his potential in IndyCar

Marcus Ericsson enjoyed a breakout year in the IndyCar Series in 2021, winning twice and finishing sixth in points with Chip Ganassi Racing. How did he finally unlock the potential that was masked by five years of toil in Formula 1 with Caterham and Sauber/Alfa Romeo?

Audi Sport Quattro S1 replica is just as spectacular as the original

You'd be excused for thinking this car is a genuine Sport Quattro S1 E2 since the replica is a faithful interpretation of what was Audi's final Group B car. This car looks and sounds sensational, powered by an inline-five engine like its source of inspiration.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Hamilton wins wild Brazilian GP

Lewis Hamilton won the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos in Sao Paulo on Sunday, storming through the field from 10th and passing title rival Max Verstappen for the lead with 12 laps to go.

Corvette’s Taylor slams “clueless” driving in “nightmare” Petit Le Mans

Corvette Racing’s Jordan Taylor has hit out at “nightmare” driving standards in the 2021 Petit Le Mans, following a seven-car pileup among the GT classes that took him out of the race.

F1 Grand Prix sprint results: Bottas wins for Brazilian GP pole Brazilian GP
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F1 Grand Prix sprint results: Bottas wins for Brazilian GP pole

Valtteri Bottas won the Formula 1 sprint event to take pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix for Mercedes, the 19th race of the 2021 F1 World Championship season.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton takes sprint pole in Brazil Brazilian GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton takes sprint pole in Brazil

Lewis Hamilton will start Saturday’s Brazilian Grand Prix sprint event on pole position after qualifying at Interlagos on Friday for the 19th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship.

NASCAR champion Larson open to F1 test call-up in Abu Dhabi
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NASCAR champion Larson open to F1 test call-up in Abu Dhabi

NASCAR Cup Series champion Kyle Larson says he would be up for a run in Formula 1's post-season test in Abu Dhabi, having revealed plans to attend this year's final grand prix.

Corvette Z06 GT3.R is a legit race car you can buy

Say hello to the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 GT3.R, and yes, the R stands for racing. This particular 'Vette is not street legal, but it is one that the public can buy. That's a big deal, because it's the first time Chevrolet has offered such a turn-key race car in wide availability for racing teams, be it professional or amateur.

How Larson took the long way round to NASCAR Cup glory Phoenix II Prime
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How Larson took the long way round to NASCAR Cup glory

From villain to hero, Kyle Larson had to reach his lifelong goal the hard way and go through a very public shaming after a ban for using a racial slur, but his talents shone long before his name grabbed the headlines...

Porsche withdraws Bahrain WEC appeal over controversial clash Bahrain II
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Porsche withdraws Bahrain WEC appeal over controversial clash

Porsche has withdrawn its appeal against the decision of the stewards to reject its protest of the GTE Pro-winning Ferrari in Saturday's Bahrain 8 Hours FIA World Endurance Championship round.

Porsche 911 GT3 commissioned by Le Mans winner with his 956’s livery

We've seen retro-flavored 911s before with visual nods to Porsche race cars, but this one was actually commissioned by Paolo Barilla, the very same Italian race car driver who won the Le Mans 24 Hours in a New Man-sponsored, Joest Racing-run 956 some 36 years ago.

Subaru Canada offers $8,000 rebate if you rally your new road car

Subaru is well known for its success in rally racing, and besides Finland, no place likes rallying more than the crazy folk up in Canada. If you buy a new Subaru in Canada and promise to compete in rallies with it, you'll get a $10,000 Canadian ($8,000 USD) rebate. Sound too good to be true? Well, there are some stipulations.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Max Verstappen wins Mexican GP Mexican GP
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F1 Grand Prix race results: Max Verstappen wins Mexican GP

Max Verstappen won the Mexican Grand Prix at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City on Sunday to extend his F1 World Championship points lead over runner-up Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Bottas takes Mexican pole Mexican GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Bottas takes Mexican pole

Valtteri Bottas took pole position for the Mexican Grand Prix at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City, the 18th round of the 2021 F1 World Championship, ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Verstappen fastest in Mexico City

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen was fastest on the opening day of Mexico City Grand Prix practice at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez on Friday, the 18th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship.

Puerto Rico’s World Finals winner, now targeting Daytona and Le Mans
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Puerto Rico’s World Finals winner, now targeting Daytona and Le Mans

A piece of motorsports history was made on Sunday, as Victor Gomez IV became the first Puerto Rican driver to win the Am class of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo World Finals – effectively crowning him as a World Champion of the prestigious one-make series.

Ford Sierra RS500 to return as $250k continuation racer

The Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 is to be resurrected by CNC Motorsport AWS in cooperation with legendary British Touring Car Championship driver and builder Andy Rouse.

2023 Honda Civic Type R spotted at the Nurburgring

Honda isn't wasting time to introduce the next generation of the Civic Type R. It was officially teased earlier this month, which came with an announcement that the Japanese automaker is starting its Nurburgring training with the hot hatch. Since then, we've already seen the red-badged Honda Civic in spy photos and this latest video from CarSpyMedia caught the 11th-generation Type R in action.

2022 Lamborghini Countach spied on the road

Lamborghini is on schedule to deliver its sold-out Countach by the first quarter of 2022. But, before that, one of the new units has been caught out in the open, courtesy of YouTube's Varryx.

Villeneuve scores maiden NASCAR Euro Series win in Italy
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Villeneuve scores maiden NASCAR Euro Series win in Italy

Jacques Villeneuve, the 1997 Formula 1 World Champion, scored his first-ever victory in the NASCAR Euro Series after a dramatic opening race of its 2021 finals weekend at Vallelunga on Saturday.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins US GP in Austin

Red Bull's Max Verstappen won the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on Sunday after a tense battle with Formula 1 title rival Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Verstappen takes US pole

Max Verstappen took pole position for the United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas, the 17th round of the 2021 F1 World Championship, ahead of title rival Lewis Hamilton.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Bottas, Perez fastest in Austin

Valtteri Bottas recorded the fastest time on the opening day of United States Grand Prix practice at the Circuit of the Americas, the 17th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship season.

F1 fans becoming younger and more diverse, say Global Survey results

Formula 1’s fans are becoming younger and more diverse, according to the biggest-ever Global Survey commissioned by Motorsport Network in partnership with F1 and Nielsen Sports.

Alonso believes Formula 1 will ‘always need’ DRS

Fernando Alonso believes that Formula 1 will “always need” DRS with its future technical regulations, and that it will remain a “useful tool” for drivers.

Weight a key factor in Aston Martin’s tweaked green F1 livery choice

Aston Martin says that any change of its green paint colour for next year must not compromise the weight of its Formula 1 car.

Fernando Alonso would back a third American F1 race

Alpine Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso says he would welcome a third grand prix in the United States, which would join Austin and Miami on the calendar in future seasons.

2022 Goodwood Festival Of Speed reverts to June date

Right off the heels of the 78th Goodwood Members' Meeting last weekend, where we witnessed a screaming debut of the Gordon Murray T.50, the motorsport and automotive event dates for 2022 have been announced.

2022 Civic Si teased as Honda prepares to take it racing

Honda revealed the 11th-generation Civic back in April, introducing a completely redesigned model. It is prepping the Civic Si to race in this year’s 25 Hours of Thunderhill, and it’s showing off a camouflaged test vehicle sporting a massive rear wing.

2022 Hyundai Sonata N Line Night Edition debuts with stealthy look

The 2022 Hyundai Sonata N Line Night Edition adds style to the sporty sedan, but you need to act quickly because the brand is only bringing 1,000 of them to the United States. Prices start at $34,750.

Ferrari Testarossa Restomod looks original but can do 201mph

Officine Fioravanti teased it Ferrari Testarossa restomod back in May. Now, the Swiss company is showing photos of the uncamouflaged, modernized 1980s supercar.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Bottas wins Turkish GP Turkish GP
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F1 Grand Prix race results: Bottas wins Turkish GP

Valtteri Bottas won the Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul Park on Sunday as Red Bull’s Max Verstappen finished second to take the F1 World Championship lead from Lewis Hamilton, who finished fifth.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton fastest, Bottas takes Turkey pole Turkish GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton fastest, Bottas takes Turkey pole

Lewis Hamilton was fastest in Turkish Grand Prix qualifying at Istanbul Park, but will start 11th on the grid due to an engine change grid penalty, so his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas inherited pole.

Turkish GP: The latest F1 technical images on display

Join us as we delve into the latest technical photos from the Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul Park, courtesy of Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Hamilton fastest in Turkey

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the opening day of Turkish Grand Prix practice at Istanbul Park on Friday, the 16th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship season.

New Ferrari Icona spy shots show off 330 P4 race car-style looks

Ferrari reportedly is preparing to debut its new Icona model in November, and these spy shots catch the rear end of it. The black covering hides a lot but we can still pick out that the rumours that it will take styling cues from the 330 P4 race car of 1967 are true.

Has NASCAR 21: Ignition game bucked the Madden NFL cover curse?

In the world of sports video games, a jinx theory has emerged that players who appeared on the cover of the NFL’s Madden series goes on to have a woeful season. So, you can imagine the outcry of fans of Chase Elliott, Ryan Blaney and Bubba Wallace when NASCAR 21: Ignition put them all three of them on the cover of the reinvented game this year!

Alpine reveals two-car LMDh Hypercar entry in WEC from 2024

French manufacturer Alpine has confirmed it will enter two LMDh cars in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s Hypercar category from 2024 that will “benefit from all the expertise” of its F1 project.

Hennessey Venom F5 design details dissected

The Hennessey Venom F5 has been a long time coming, but production is finally underway. We've yet to see the hypercar break the 300-mph barrier, but it broke 200 mph with ease earlier this year during testing.

Why Bubba Wallace’s Talladega win is such a big moment for NASCAR

Bubba Wallace claimed his maiden NASCAR Cup Series at Talladega on Monday to become the first Black victor in the category since Wendell Scott in 1963. Both Wallace and Scott had faced obstacles and racism in their paths to their breakthrough wins, and NASCAR is trying to put it right with its range of diversity programmes

NASCAR red flags Talladega race with Bubba Wallace leading

Bubba Wallace stands on the verge of his first-ever NASCAR Cup Series victory, as Monday’s rain-delayed Yellawood 500 at Talladega was red-flagged for more rain when he was leading.

Watch Vettel, Stroll hoon around in James Bond's Aston Martin DB5

To promote the newest 007 movie, Aston Martin invited its Formula 1 drivers, Sebastian Vettel and Lance Stroll, to hoon around with an Aston Martin DB5. Or at least they tried, with the direction from Mark Higgins, the stunt driver from the latest Bond film.

The magic moments of modern racing's foremost all-rounder Prime

The magic moments of modern racing's foremost all-rounder

From Champ Car to Formula 1, NASCAR, back to IndyCar and now plying his trade in sportscars, Juan Pablo Montoya's career is remarkable for its versatility. Here, the Colombian reflects on 10 of his most significant moments along the way.

Bryan Herta: Hard to believe Colton finished year only fifth
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Bryan Herta: Hard to believe Colton finished year only fifth

Colton Herta’s father Bryan, his strategist at Andretti-Herta Autosport, says that he believes the “potential” was there to fight with new IndyCar champion Alex Palou for the 2021 title.

O’Ward taken out of IndyCar title fight early in series finale Long Beach
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O’Ward taken out of IndyCar title fight early in series finale

Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet’s Pato O’Ward has lost his shot at the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series title at the Long Beach finale due to transmission failure, which occurred 17 laps after he was punted into a spin at the end of the opening tour.

Grand Prix race results: Hamilton wins wild Russian F1 GP

Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix for Mercedes at Sochi on Sunday, the 100th F1 victory of his career, as a late downpour cost McLaren’s Lando Norris his first-ever GP win.

Grand Prix qualifying results: Norris takes Sochi F1 pole Russian GP
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Grand Prix qualifying results: Norris takes Sochi F1 pole

McLaren's Lando Norris took pole position for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi, the 15th round of the 2021 F1 World Championship, after a dramatic wet but drying qualifying session.

Grosjean confirmed at Andretti Autosport for 2022 IndyCar season

Andretti Autosport has signed Romain Grosjean for its #28 DHL-Honda entry in the 2022 and 2023 NTT IndyCar Series seasons, after an impressive rookie year with Dale Coyne/Rick Ware Racing.

Why Grosjean's oval commitment shows he's serious about IndyCar Prime

Why Grosjean's oval commitment shows he's serious about IndyCar

One of motorsport’s worst-kept secrets now out in the open, and Romain Grosjean has been confirmed as an Andretti Autosport IndyCar driver in 2022. It marks a remarkable turnaround after the abrupt end to his Formula 1 career, and is a firm indication of his commitment to challenge for the IndyCar Series title  

Grand Prix practice results: Bottas fastest in Sochi F1 Russian GP
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Grand Prix practice results: Bottas fastest in Sochi F1

Valtteri Bottas was fastest on the opening day of Russian Grand Prix practice at Sochi on Friday, the 15th round of the 2021 Formula 1 World Championship season.

Hyundai’s young Texan female racer making history in TCR
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Hyundai’s young Texan female racer making history in TCR

America is no stranger to producing or playing host to successful female racing drivers, but it’s only recently that championship successes have come their way in IMSA’s classes.

The manufacturer that surprisingly has motorsport at its core

It’s not every day you see a brand-value pyramid during a road car launch where the word ‘motorsports’ appears at the very top. Sure, you might expect this from Ferrari, Porsche or Aston Martin. But for a Hyundai Elantra? Yup. And here’s why…