Motorsport

ZOOM enters its sixth year in 2018 and the success of the initiative is down to a very simple idea. The concept was created in late 2012 by Christian Sylt and Caroline Reid, authors of Formula One’s industry monitor Formula Money. They realised that...
13/02/2018
Valtteri Bottas says that his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton triumphed in 2017 as a result of his longer experience with Mercedes.   "What he’s been doing better than me, I think it comes mainly from experience," the Finn told Motorsport.com....
05/02/2018
The twilight of Fernando Alonso's motorsport career has taken a decidedly American slant. He entered the Indy 500 last year, driving admirably for a rookie, before the familiar gremlin of a Honda engine failure put an early end to his race. This...
28/01/2018
Williams Martini Racing deputy team principal Claire Williams has outlined the reasons behind the team’s selection of Sergey Sirotkin as its Formula 1 race driver alongside Lance Stroll with Robert Kubica handed the reserve role.   After weeks of...
17/01/2018
Two-time world champion Fernanado Alonso continues to be one of the most popular drivers in Formula 1, respected for his incredible skill behind the wheel as much as his determination to win. While circumstances have prevented him from adding to his...
05/01/2018
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has criticised the controversial Formula One cockpit safety device known as "the halo", believing it looks "completely alien".   More than eight years of dedicated research has gone into cockpit protection in single...
25/12/2017
Polish driver Robert Kubica is no longer in the frame to drive for the British Williams team next year in a Formula One comeback. Russian Sergey Sirotkin has emerged as the favourite to drive for Williams in 2018, according to Motorsport.com.  ...
15/12/2017
Mark Webber will be inducted into the Australian Motor Sport Hall of Fame in March.   The former Red Bull driver and nine-time grand prix winner was revealed on Friday as the first advance inductee for 2018. He joins fellow Australian legends such...
09/12/2017
Portuguese football manager Andre Villas-Boas will drive in the Dakar Rally in January, the organisers announced on Wednesday.   Villas-Boas, who coached Porto, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Zenit St Petersburg and Shanghai SIGP, will drive a Toyota...
30/11/2017
British motorcycle racer Daniel Hegarty has died following an accident at the Macau Grand Prix.   The 31-year-old Topgun Racing Honda rider crashed at the Fisherman's Bend on the sixth lap of the race of the tight street course and died of his...
21/11/2017
Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton began supporting Unicef UK with a trip to the Philippines in March 2012 for Soccer Aid that same year.   Lewis met some of the estimated 85,000 children who live and work on the streets of the capital,...
07/11/2017
Three-time and soon-to-be four-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton, 32, earned extremely high praised from fellow competitor Felipe Massa, who has 11 Formula One victories to his name and has finished as high as 2nd place in the drivers...
26/10/2017