motor sports

McLaren watching Lewis Hamilton's moves with interest

McLaren watching Lewis Hamilton's moves with interest

 Lewis Hamilton's former team McLaren are watching his contract situation with interest, even if the four times Formula One world champion and Mercedes have said they want to stay together.

Feb 10, 2018, 20:18 PM IST
Formula One abolishes 'grid girls'

Formula One abolishes 'grid girls'

Formula One has ended the practice of using scantily clad "grid girls" before races, the sport`s organisers Liberty Media said on Wednesday.

Jan 31, 2018, 21:01 PM IST
Sergey Sirotkin to race for Williams F1 team, Robert Kubica reserve driver

Sergey Sirotkin to race for Williams F1 team, Robert Kubica reserve driver

The 22-year-old Russian will partner 19-year-old Canadian Lance Stroll, who made his debut with the former world champions last year.

Jan 16, 2018, 19:16 PM IST
Canadian Nicholas Latifi appointed Force India F1 reserve driver

Canadian Nicholas Latifi appointed Force India F1 reserve driver

Canadian Nicholas Latifi will be Force India’s Formula One test and reserve driver this season with the 22-year-old also taking part in a number of Friday practice sessions at grand prix weekends.

Jan 05, 2018, 20:59 PM IST
F1 champion Lewis Hamilton's Instagram account emptied

F1 champion Lewis Hamilton's Instagram account emptied

The development comes in the fallout over Hamilton's lapse of judgement in a video where he recently lambasted a nephew for wearing a princess dress.

Dec 30, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Ferrari could lead others out of F1, warns Sergio Marchionne

Ferrari could lead others out of F1, warns Sergio Marchionne

Ferrari could lead other Formula One teams into an alternative championship if the sport becomes too much like the US-based NASCAR series but hope it does not come to that, chairman Sergio Marchionne has said.

Dec 19, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
Cars, not drivers, dominate F1: Daniel Ricciardo:

Cars, not drivers, dominate F1: Daniel Ricciardo:

Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo, who feels that Formula One is more dominant with the cars than the drivers, said that he would like to see a balance between the two.

Dec 15, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Sports court rejects Valentino Rossi's appeal

Sports court rejects Valentino Rossi's appeal

The Court of Arbitration (CAS) for Sport on Thursday dismissed an appeal by Italy's Valentino Rossi.

Nov 06, 2015, 06:13 AM IST
Force India reclaim fifth place with double points finish at Singapore

Force India reclaim fifth place with double points finish at Singapore

Force India regained fifth position in the team standings with a double points finish in the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix here Sunday.

Sep 21, 2014, 21:11 PM IST
Frustrated Fernando Alonso defends Ferrari brand, seeks unity

Frustrated Fernando Alonso defends Ferrari brand, seeks unity

A frustrated Fernando Alonso reiterated his commitment to Ferrari on Thursday and took a verbal swipe at brand-damaging rumours in Italy suggesting he might swap seats with Sebastian Vettel to join Red Bull next year.

Sep 19, 2014, 00:24 AM IST
F1 title rivals relishing ''challenge'' of radio silence

F1 title rivals relishing ''challenge'' of radio silence

Title rivals Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton were in rare harmony on Thursday when asked to voice their opinions on Formula One`s controversial decision to ban radio assistance ahead of this weekend`s Singapore Grand Prix.

Sep 19, 2014, 00:00 AM IST
Singapore GP: Daniel Ricciardo targets podium ahead of improving Sebastian Vettel

Singapore GP: Daniel Ricciardo targets podium ahead of improving Sebastian Vettel

Red Bull`s Daniel Ricciardo believes he can get back on the Formula One podium in Singapore on Sunday after his winning streak ended in Italy two weeks ago.

Sep 18, 2014, 23:33 PM IST
Bernie Ecclestone backs radio clampdown, suggests more needed

Bernie Ecclestone backs radio clampdown, suggests more needed

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has backed a clampdown on the use of team radio to help drivers, claiming it was his idea and suggesting more restrictions should be considered.

Sep 18, 2014, 20:15 PM IST
Smoky haze clouds Singapore Grand Prix

Smoky haze clouds Singapore Grand Prix

A smoky, `unhealthy` haze has drifted over Singapore this week clouding the build-up to the city-state`s glamour sporting spectacle - the Formula One night race.

Sep 18, 2014, 19:25 PM IST
Jack Miller retains lead as Alex Rins wins Moto3 race

Jack Miller retains lead as Alex Rins wins Moto3 race

Australian rider Jack Miller retained his lead of the Moto3 world championship despite finishing third behind Spaniards Alex Rins and Alex Marquez at the San Marino Grand Prix on Sunday.

Sep 14, 2014, 20:59 PM IST
Spain`s Esteve Rabat wins San Marino Moto2 race

Spain`s Esteve Rabat wins San Marino Moto2 race

Spain`s Esteve Rabat, riding a Kalex, won the Moto2 race at the San Marino Grand Prix on Sunday, his third consecutive victory.

Sep 14, 2014, 20:30 PM IST
Valentino Rossi wins San Marino MotoGP

Valentino Rossi wins San Marino MotoGP

Italian Valentin Rossi on a Yamaha won the San Marino MotoGP race at Misano on Sunday.

Sep 14, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

Doriano Romboni dies at Simoncelli tribute event

Italian racer Doriano Romboni died on Saturday after being struck by another rider`s bike at an event in memory of late compatriot Marco Simoncelli, who was killed in a similar fashion two years ago.

Dec 01, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Rana grabs pole position at 2nd leg

Seven-time Raid de Himalaya champion Suresh Rana grabbed the pole position in four wheeler extreme category at the end of the second leg of the event on Monday .

Oct 07, 2013, 22:29 PM IST

Korean GP may suffer same fate as Indian GP due to F1 scheduling issues

The Korean Grand Prix, a race in the F1 calendar which lacks sizeable amount of crowd support, has a threat to it with the increased number of proposed races on next year`s calendar, in a similar situation to that of the Indian Grand Prix.

Oct 05, 2013, 13:48 PM IST