Red Bull have Mercedes in their sights
Red Bull have Mercedes in their sights

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner said Tuesday his outfit would give Mercedes a closer-run contest than they did last year come the new Formula One season.

I can be a top-10 guy in three years: Santosh after Dakar show
I can be a top-10 guy in three years: Santosh after Dakar show

CS Santosh, who battled through nosebleed and a fractured toe to finish a creditable 36th in the legendary Dakar Rally, says the experience of completing the world's toughest off-road race has given him the confidence for a top-10 classification in the future.

Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official
Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official

Mexico City's hosting of the Formula One Grand Prix will generate $2 billion over five years, a tourism official said.

Lewis Hamilton relaxed over new Mercedes deal
Lewis Hamilton relaxed over new Mercedes deal

World champion Lewis Hamilton said Wednesday he felt "no stress" regarding signing a new Formula One contract with the Mercedes team.

Qatar`s Al-Attiyah wins second Dakar Rally title
Qatar`s Al-Attiyah wins second Dakar Rally title

Qatar`s Nasser Al-Attiyah clinched his second Dakar Rally car title on Saturday to give British marque Mini their fourth consecutive success in the grueling event.

Spain`s Marc Coma retains Dakar Rally motorbike title
Spain`s Marc Coma retains Dakar Rally motorbike title

Spain`s defending champion Marc Coma claimed his fifth Dakar Rally motorbike title after the 13th and final stage concluded in Baradero north of Buenos Aires on Saturday.

Boost for McLaren after Honda win engine argument
Boost for McLaren after Honda win engine argument

McLaren have been given a boost after Formula One`s governing body tweaked the rules to allow Honda, the team`s new partner, to develop their engine this season in line with rival manufacturers.

Dakar Rally: Joan Barreda wins second straight stage, Marc Coma extends lead
Dakar Rally: Joan Barreda wins second straight stage, Marc Coma extends lead

Spaniard Joan Barreda rode his Honda to a second straight stage win and fourth overall in the Dakar Rally on Thursday while standings leader Marc Coma comfortably protected his advantage with two days to go.

Hockenheim to host German GP: Bernie Ecclestone
Hockenheim to host German GP: Bernie Ecclestone

Hockenheim will host this year`s German Grand Prix in July instead of alternating with the Nuerburgring, Formula One`s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Thursday.

Dakar Rally: Nani Roma heads Mini 1-2-3 as Nasser Al-Attiyah stretches lead
Dakar Rally: Nani Roma heads Mini 1-2-3 as Nasser Al-Attiyah stretches lead

Defending champion Nani Roma led a Mini 1-2-3 in the Dakar Rally ninth stage on Tuesday as Qatari Nasser Al-Attiyah increased his overall lead with four days action in South America to go.

Helder Rodrigues wins stage, Marc Coma`s lead cut
Helder Rodrigues wins stage, Marc Coma`s lead cut

Portugal`s Helder Rodrigues won Tuesday`s ninth motorbike stage of the Dakar Rally as Marc Coma had his overall lead cut by three minutes.

McLaren put the emphasis on technology
McLaren put the emphasis on technology

The McLaren Group, which includes the Formula One team, is changing its name to reflect the company`s diversification away from pure racing activities and into applied technology.

Da Costa wins chaotic Formula E race, Chandhok retires
Da Costa wins chaotic Formula E race, Chandhok retires

Antonio Felix da Costa clinched victory in an action-packed Buenos Aires ePrix ahead of e.Dams-Renault's Nicolas Prost and China Racing's Nelson Piquet Jr.

Nasser Al-Attiyah extends Dakar Rally lead
Nasser Al-Attiyah extends Dakar Rally lead

Nasser Al-Attiyah extended his lead in the Dakar Rally by winning the 688 km sixth stage.

Ferrari to present new F1 car online on January 30
Ferrari to present new F1 car online on January 30

Ferrari will present their new Formula One car online on January 30, a day after McLaren take the wraps off their Honda-powered challenger.

Defending champion Marc Coma breaks 2015 Dakar duck
Defending champion Marc Coma breaks 2015 Dakar duck

Four-time Dakar motorcycling winner and defending champion Marc Coma claimed his first stage victory of the 2015 edition on Thursday, finishing the run to Antofagasta in Chile ahead of compatriot and overall leader Joan Barreda.

Dakar Rally: Vladimir Vasilyev keeps mighty Minis in charge as Carlos Sainz quits
Dakar Rally: Vladimir Vasilyev keeps mighty Minis in charge as Carlos Sainz quits

Russian driver Vladimir Vasilyev maintained defending champions Mini`s monopoly of the Dakar Rally Thursday, the manufacturer making it five stage wins in five on the shores of the Pacific Ocean.

Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30
Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30

Reigning Formula One champions Lewis Hamilton received an 'old' birthday wish from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg as the Briton celebrated his 30th birthday on Wednesday.

Tough new rules for teenage F1 drivers
Tough new rules for teenage F1 drivers

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) has introduced tough new rules that will mean Formula One drivers must be at least 18-years-old and go through more rigorous testing.

Dakar Rally: CS Santosh proves there`s more to India than cricket
Dakar Rally: CS Santosh proves there`s more to India than cricket

Born in Bangalore, among the mangoes of his wealthy family`s plantation, Santosh Chunchunguppe Shivashankar`s interests should naturally have turned towards cricket, the national sport.