Fernando Alonso performs "very well" during his first experience of a Le Mans prototype car, says Toyota adviser Alex Wurz.
McLaren boss concerned by Alonso workload, Hamilton relishes Vettel challenge, plus more.
By AMANDA VINCENT Martin Truex Jr. had a lot to celebrate Sunday evening at Homestead-Miami Speedway. He claimed his eighth win of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season at the checkered flag of the Ford EcoBoost 400 season-finale, and with that win, he became the 2017 Cup Series champion, his first championship in the [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Personal items belonging to Chris Lambert, spotter for Denny Hamlin, and Chris Osborne, spotter for Daniel Suarez of Joe Gibbs Racing in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, were stolen from a rental car Thursday night in Homestead, Fla., while the men were eating dinner at a local restaurant. The two men [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT NASCAR racing veteran Brendan Gaughan has retired from full-time competition. “It’s never my last race, but it will probably be my last full-time race,” Gaughan said after Saturday’s 2017 NASCAR Xfinity Series season-finale, the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. “We don’t think we will be coming back full-time anymore, but you [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT With a third-place finish in the Ford EcoBoost 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series season-finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday, series rookie William Byron claimed the 2017 series drivers’ championship. He’s also expected to soon be named series Rookie of the Year. “I just can’t believe this,” Byron said. “I’ve just got to thank [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Cole Custer claimed his first-career NASCAR Xfinity Series win Saturday in the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, the 2017 series season-finale. “I want to thank everybody at Haas Automation, Code 3 Associates and Roush Yates Engines; the engines have been unbelievable all year. And Xfinity and everybody at NASCAR and all [...]
Nov 19 (Reuters) - Double Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso turned rookie for a day on Sunday when he tried out Toyota's world endurance championship car in a test that could lead to a Le Mans 24 Hours entry next year.
Nov 19 (Gracenote) - Driver Standings after the Rally of Australia on Sunday Drivers Points 1. Sebastien Ogier (France) M-Sport World Rally Team 232 2. Thierry Neuville (Belgium) Hyundai Motorsport 208 3. Ott Tanak (Estonia) M-Sport World Rally Team 191 4. Jari-Matti Latvala (Finland) Toyota Gazoo Racing 136 5. Elfyn Evans (B
Nov 19 (Gracenote) - Constructor Standings after the Rally of Australia on Sunday Constructors Points 1. M-Sport World Rally Team 428 2. Hyundai Motorsport 345 3. Toyota Gazoo Racing 251 4. Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team 2...
Nov 19 (Gracenote) - Result from the Rally of Australia on Sunday 1. Thierry Neuville (Belgium) Hyundai 2:35:44.800 2. Ott Tanak (Estonia) Ford +00:22.500 3. Hayden Paddon (New Zealand) Hyundai 00:59.100 4. Sebastien Ogier (France) Ford 02:27.700 5. Show More Summary
While he may not be among the Formula 1 greats, Felipe Massa can be very proud of a career that has brought highs, lows and plenty of tears.
Nov 18 (Reuters) - The prospect of Fernando Alonso racing for Toyota at Le Mans this year moved a step closer after the Japanese manufacturer said he would test with them in Bahrain on Sunday.
Toyota confirm Fernando Alonso will test their LMP1 sportscar at a rookie session in Bahrain on Sunday.
By AMANDA VINCENT Nine Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers, including championship contender Kevin Harvick, were docked practice time at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday as teams prepared for Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 seasoon-finale. David Starr and his No. 66 MBM Motorsports Toyota team were penalized 15 minutes in each of the day’s practice sessions. In [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Chase Briscoe’s Brad Keselowski Racing teammate and fellow-rookie Austin Cindric may have advanced all the way to the 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship Four to battle for the series title in Friday night’s season-ending Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, while Briscoe was among the first two drivers eliminated from [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT With a second-place finish in the 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season-finale — Friday night’s Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Christopher Bell claimed the series championship before moving on to full-time NASCAR Xfinity Series competition for Joe Gibbs Racing in 2018. “A dream come true just doesn’t even describe it,” [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT Chase Briscoe played 2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoff spoiler Friday night, claiming his first-career win in the final race of his Brad Keselowski Racing team in the final race of the 2017 season — the Ford EcoBoost 200. “This is a long time coming,” Briscoe said. “I’m so proud of [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT A week after his elimination from the 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, Denny Hamlin claimed his second pole of the season and the second of his career at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Friday, posting a 31.038-second/173.980 mph lap in the third of three rounds of qualifying to garner the first starting [...]
Submitted article Martin Truex Jr. is the offshore sportsbook favorite to win the 2017 Ford Ecoboost 400, which makes him as well the fave to win his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship. He already is the 2017 Regular Season Champion, which is as meaningless as the first three quarters of a basketball game, but [...]