Nico Hulkenberg continues with Sahara Force India in 2016 and 2017

Sahara Force India is delighted to announce the signing of a two-year contract extension with Nico Hulkenberg.
06 - Sahara Force India F1 TeamIt means Nico will race in the team’s colours until at least the end of the 2017 season, giving the team valuable stability in the years ahead.

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Vettel tyre failure results to be presented at Monza

Pirelli will present findings at Monza to explain why Sebastian Vettel suffered his dramatic tyre failure in the Belgian Grand Prix

Vettel tyre failure results to be presented at MonzaPirelli says it will reveal its findings at Monza to explain why Sebastian Vettel suffered his dramatic tyre failure in the Belgian Grand Prix. (more…)

INDYCAR honors champs, pays tribute to Wilson

The celebration began with a video tribute to seven-time Indy car winner Justin Wilson

Scott Dixon and Mark MilesLess than 24 hours after a scintillating, gripping and heart-wrenching season finale at Sonoma Raceway — in which the driver and entrant championships hung in the balance until the completion of the 2,232nd and final lap of the 16th race — the Verizon IndyCar Series honored its champions, award winners and partners. (more…)

Patric Niederhauser joins Daiko Team Lazarus

Swiss driver joins Sergio Canamasas at Monza

Patric Niederhauser joins Daiko Team LazarusDaiko Team Lazarus have announced today that GP3 graduate and race winner Patric Niederhauser will join them this week in replacement of Nathanaël Berthon.

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On the first weekend in September, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship is going to hold its first Portuguese race meeting since it was revived

Two days of testing as prelude for the Portuguese premiere

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoTo be able to prepare for this premiere staged by the 4.653-kilometre Autódromo Internacional do Algarve located not far from Portimão, the teams are offered two official days of testing, held next week on Tuesday and Wednesday. (more…)

Aug 31

Tincknell aiming for first career Paul Ricard podium

ELMS standings leader determined for good points haul in France

Harry Tincknell will start the penultimate round of the European Le Mans Series on Sunday (6 Sep) with the Briton gunning for his first career podium at the Paul Ricard track in France.

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Aug 30

Green, Cirone, Fidani win titles in season finale

Green, from Montreal, earned his first Platinum Cup championship

Chris Green, Marco Cirone and Orey Fidani clinched Drivers’ Championships in the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin with smooth, composed drives to the podium Sunday, Aug. 30 in the season finale at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

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Aug 30

Hathaway finally scores road-course win

Series veteran takes NASCAR Canadian Tire Series checkered flag at CTMP

2015:08:01_10:43:29_0633 Jason Hathaway has raced in every event in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 history. He’s been a race winner and a championship contender. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Twin wins for two at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Alex Tagliani and former champion Tom Kwok earned back-to-back victories

CTCC logo The Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Continental Tire made their second appearance of the year on August 28-30 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for Rounds 11 and 12 of the 2015 calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Moscow Raceway: Rockenfeller wins

Ekström claims back points’ lead

DTM - Mattias Ekström, Audi RS5 DTM There is no doubt that he can rightfully refer to himself as ‘Moscow expert’. Two years after his victory in the first-ever DTM race at Moscow Raceway, Mike Rockenfeller had reason to celebrate in Russia once again. In a turbulent race, the Audi driver steered clear of every incident on the track, made maximum use of his pole position and scored a dominant lights-to-flag victory. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

6 Hours of the Nurburgring: Porsche beat Audi to win at Home in Germany

Manthey complete perfect day for Porsche

2015-08-30 - SundayPorsche Team took a memorable 1-2 finish on home soil at the Nurburgring today as the No.17 Porsche 919 Hybrid car claimed a maiden win for Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. It was the second consecutive WEC win for Porsche after its Le Mans triumph in June.

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Aug 30

ERC Barum Czech Rally Zlín Day Report: Kopecký gives ŠKODA dream ERC victory on home soil

“The whole weekend has been great” – Kopecký

Jan Kopecký Barum Czech Rally Zlín Jan Kopecký has won round seven of the 2015 FIA European Rally Championship, Barum Czech Rally Zlín, for the fourth time, after a masterful performance in his ŠKODA Motorsport Fabia R5. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Rossi reigns in the rain to claim brilliant British Grand Prix victory

Round 12: British MotoGP™ race report

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - British MotoGP race winner A late change in the weather set the scene for a dramatic British Grand Prix and in the first wet race of the MotoGP™ season it was Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi who took a brilliant victory ahead of the Ducati duo of Danilo Petrucci and Andrea Dovizioso. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Max Nagl returns to form in Assen

FIM Motocross World Championship, Round 16

In only his second event back racing following injury Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl rounded out the GP of The Netherlands with a highly positive sixth overall MXGP class result. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Andres sweeps Atlantic NJMP weekend

“I was hunting him down. I wasn’t going to let go until the very last lap” – Andres

Formula Atlantic logoWith an outside move in turn one, Keyvan Andres passed Garth Rickards for the lead on lap 27 in round 12 of the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series to take the victory and sweep the weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

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Aug 30

Beasley over Filgueiras and McCusker at NJMP

“We are learning as much as we can about the car at this point to get it better developed for next year”

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From pole, Sam Beasley swept the F2000 Championship Series weekend with his second win in two days at New Jersey Motorsports Park, resetting both existing track records along his way.

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Aug 30

Robinson sweeps Sunday F1600 races at NJMP

“We really picked up in the second half of the season, I need to thank K-Hill for the awesome job” – Skylar Robinson

F1600 F Championship logo

Skylar Robinson won both F1600 Championship Series races at New Jersey Motorsports Park on Sunday, taking a victory in the morning race with a last lap move and repeating the same performance in the afternoon race. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Wolff only eyeing young talent long-term

Toto Wolff confirms that he sees Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg forming Mercedes F1 line-up for the foreseeable future…

Wolff only eyeing young talent long-termMercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff admits that, while he is excited by the up-and-coming talent on the marque’s roster, there is not plan to rush them into F1. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

And all of a sudden, Mercedes is favourite

The first impressions of the DTM race weekend at Moscow did not quite speak in favour of Mercedes-Benz.

Audi and BMW dominated proceedings in the two free practice sessions and appeared to be better sorted at Moscow Raceway. But when things gor serious, the brand from Stuttgart was there and secured its first win at the track, opened in 2012, courtesy of Pascal Wehrlein.

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Aug 30

Thousands flock to see 6 Hours of Nurburgring

Sunshine and Crowds at the Nurburgring

2015-08-30-Sunday-0001As thousands of fans were still streaming in to the Nurburgring under gloriously sunny skies, many of those already at the circuit were looking forward to getting close to their heroes at the WEC pitwalk and autograph session.

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Aug 30

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series: Ranger sets CTMP record

Breaks own Canadian Tire mark with Pole run

2015-08-08_33788 Andrew Ranger broke his own track record as he collected his second pole of the season Saturday in qualifying for Sunday’s Pinty’s presents the Clarington 200 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Koch, Falb both clinch championships at VIRginia International Raceway

Two champions have been crowned.

With podium finishes in Rounds 11 and 12 on Saturday, Aug. 29 at VIRginia International Raceway,  Kenton Koch clinched the 2015 Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda championship and John Falb captured the Lites 1 Masters championship for the second straight year.

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Aug 29

Hargrove grabs Sixth win of season at CTMP

Green, Cirone, Fidani move closer to titles

Scott Hargrove earned his sixth victory of the 2015 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin season, while Chris Green, Marco Cirone and Orey Fidani edged closer to season championships in an incident-filled Round 9 on Saturday, Aug. 29 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Beasley cruises to NJMP win

Sam Chastain scored his best-yet F2000 finish with a second place drive for Chastain Motorsports

F2000 Championship Series logo

A flag-to-flag victory from Sam Beasley at New Jersey Motorsports Park continued his dominating season and sealed his F2000 Series Championship title with three races to go with another major points haul in round 11 of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Cane triumphs in F1600 at New Jersey

Scott Andrews finished second and Skylar Robinson third

F1600 F Championship logo

Jordan Cane battled his way to the lead and stayed there, fending off challenges throughout the race to take his third straight F1600 Formula F Championship Series win to open the triple-header weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

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