Renault Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo admits confidence had dropped at the team in recent weeks, and hopes his strong Japanese Grand Prix run will generate some “positivity”. Ricciardo and team-mate Nico Hulkenberg have regularly qualified well in the events after the summer break, but have experienced a difficult run of races with several spoiled
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10:03 AM ET Nicholas Latifi, a leading candidate to replace Polish driver Robert Kubica at Williams next season, will take part in first practice sessions at the next three Formula One grands prix. The team said in a statement on Monday that the reserve driver would take Kubica’s car for first practice in Mexico this
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The Monaco-based team, which was previously an FE powertrain manufacturer in conjunction with German technology company ZF, will use Mercedes’ Silver Arrow 01 package from the upcoming 2019/20 campaign. Venturi has scored podium finishes throughout FE’s first five seasons – and won the 2019 Hong Kong E-Prix after on-the-road-winner Sam Bird was penalised for clashing
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Aprilia racing department CEO Massimo Rivola has admitted his “anger” at the MotoGP team’s recent reliability woes, following a Japanese Grand Prix outing compromised by engine problems. The outfit revealed that riders Aleix Espargaro and Andrea Iannone both encountered issues with their engines in the Motegi race, despite running new units. Espargaro, who had qualified
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7:17 AM ET Inaugural champion Jamie Chadwick will return for a second season of the all-female W Series in 2020, with six newcomers featuring on a list of 18 drivers published by organisers Monday. The new entrants for season two include British racer Abbie Eaton, who has been a test driver for Amazon’s ‘The Grand
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2:01 AM ET Laine Clark Some of Supercars’ biggest names have slammed DJR Team Penske, with Craig Lowndes saying the Ford outfit’s safety car controversy will forever overshadow the 2019 Bathurst 1000 result. While the focus was supposed to be on this weekend’s next enduro the Gold Coast 600, rival drivers were still shaking their
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6:54 PM ET Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Denny Hamlin was surrounded by Joe Gibbs Racing teammates at the front on the final restart, and that put Chase Elliott in the most difficult and precarious of situations. Somehow, he figured, he needed to find a way to beat them all to advance in NASCAR’s
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7:42 PM ET Associated Press ENNIS, Texas — Billy Torrence won the AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals at his home track Sunday for his second Top Fuel victory of the playoffs. Torrence had a 3.775-second run at 319.67 mph to beat first-time finalist Jordan Vandergriff at Texas Motorplex. Torrence has four victories this year and five
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NASCAR Xfinity Series title contenders Cole Custer and Tyler Reddick ended up in a scuffle after Saturday’s race at Kansas Speedway. Reigning champion Reddick – who has already secured a Richard Childress Racing Cup Series seat for 2020 – and Custer made slight contact after a late-race restart, sending Stewart-Haas racer Custer into the outside
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While Formula 1 quickly ruled out last weekend’s truncated two-day Japanese Grand Prix schedule being adopted permanently, it was clear many drivers would be keen for such a timetable revamp. The arrival of super typhoon Hagibis led to F1 calling off Saturday running at Suzuka early on the Friday – which made the opening day’s
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Marc Marquez cruised to his 10th MotoGP wins of the season ahead of Fabio Quartararo to secure Honda the manufacturers’ world championship at the Japanese Grand Prix. Marquez, who wrapped up his sixth premier-class title last time out in Thailand, led every lap of the Japanese Grand Prix from pole, albeit briefly losing the lead
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9:34 PM ET Associated Press ENNIS, Texas — John Force and daughter Brittany raced to the No. 1 qualifying spots in AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals, with their Friday night runs holding up through two more rounds Saturday at Texas Motorplex. The 70-year-old John Force had a 3.834-second run at 337.33 mph in a Chevrolet Camaro.
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For the first time in two decades, we’re publishing footage from inside an FIA Driver Briefing. Hear what the drivers had to say ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix. For more F1® videos, visit http://www.Formula1.com Like F1® on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Formula1/ Follow F1® on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/F1 Follow F1® on Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/F1
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We know what you’re all wondering… does Lando finally overcome his fear of sushi? Watch to find out as Carlos and Lando take on the Japanese food taste test. Subscribe and be the first to watch exclusive content from the Official McLaren YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialMcLarenVids/videos App Store | https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/mclaren/id919450918 Google Play | https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=mclaren.mobile McLaren Website
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Franco Morbidelli described outqualifying his Petronas SRT Yamaha MotoGP team-mate Fabio Quartararo at the Japanese Grand Prix as “one of the most difficult things in the world”. Quartararo has been a one-lap sensation in his rookie campaign in 2019, taking four pole positions and becoming MotoGP’s youngest-ever polesitter. Motegi marked only the third time all
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