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Force India could change team name before F1 season

Force India could have a new name before Formula One's pre-season testing starts in Spain next month. If a new name is decided upon it would be announced next month.

Formula One champ Fernando Alonso: Maybe one day I'll try NASCAR

Alonso, who raced the Indy 500 last year and will race the Rolex 24 sports car race this weekend, said he has an interest in NASCAR.        

Motor racing-Force India could start F1 season with a new name

LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Force India could have a new name before Formula One's pre-season testing starts in Spain next month.

NASCAR Hall of Fame exhibit idea: Ron Hornaday’s couch

I have an off-the-wall idea for a new exhibit at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Uptown Charlotte, or at least an idea about an item that should be on exhibit there — Ron Hornaday Jr.’s infamous couch. After all, in a roundabout way, that couch could be considered partly responsible for eight NASCAR Cup [...]

NASCAR Truck: ThorSport Racing moves to Ford

By AMANDA VINCENT ThorSport Racing announced Monday that it would join the Ford camp for the 2018 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season that is slated to kickoff Feb. 16 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway. The team, which fields the No. 88 for two-time series champion Matt Crafton, announced last week that it had parted [...]

Charlotte Motor Speedway finalizes ‘roval’ layout

By AMANDA VINCENT On Monday, Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway revealed the finalized layout for its infield road course, or “roval,” on which the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup and NASCAR Xfinity series will race during the Bank of America race weekend hosted by the facility Sept. 28-30. The finalized course is 2.28 miles in length and [...]

NASCAR Cup: Robert Yates’ NASCAR Hall of Fame induction speech transcript

By AMANDA VINCENT Legendary NASCAR engine builder, crew chief and team owner Robert Yates passed away from complications from liver cancer last October, not making it to his official NASCAR Hall of Fame induction Jan. 19. Yates, though, was on hand at the Hall of Fame in Uptown Charlotte last May to hear, firsthand, that [...]

NASCAR Cup: Danica Patrick gets Daytona 500 ride from Premium Motorsports

By AMANDA VINCENT Danica Patrick will drive a No. 7 Chevrolet fielded by Premium Motorsports for her final NASCAR race, the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season-opening Daytona 500 at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway on Feb. 18. As announced last week, one of her former sponsors, GoDaddy, will provide financial backing. “I’ll be back [...]

Five more inductees added to NASCAR Hall of Fame

By AMANDA VINCENT Red Byron, Ray Evernham, Ron Hornaday Jr., Ken Squier and Robert Yates were inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Uptown Charlotte on Friday evening as the five-member class of 2018 inductees. “This is for every short track racer that ever had a dream, ever had a heart, ever believed in [...]

Gear up for the start of the Monster Energy Cup Series 2018

Submitted article The betting odds are finally out for the long-awaited Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and Martin Truex Jr. is still the top choice to win this year’s hottest American racing competition. The season kicks off on February 11th with the Advance Auto Parts Clash and continues on the 15th with the Can-Am Duels [...]

Formula 1 gossip: Alonso, Piquet, Rosberg, Hamilton, Sirotkin, Haas

Nelson Piquet says Fernando Alonso "generates a lot of problems", Nico Rosberg keen to revive Lewis Hamilton friendship, plus more.

Sir Stirling Moss prepares for the fight of his life

Sir Stirling Moss has retired from public life at the age of 88, closing a chapter on one of British sport’s most enduring stories.

UPDATE 1-Rallying-Sainz clinches farewell Dakar victory for Peugeot

Jan 20 (Reuters) - Spanish veteran Carlos Sainz won the Dakar Rally in Argentina on Saturday as Peugeot bowed out with their third win in a row.

Rallying-Sainz clinches farewell Dakar victory for Peugeot

Jan 20 (Reuters) - Spaniard Carlos Sainz won the Dakar Rally for departing Peugeot in Argentina on Saturday.

Sir Stirling Moss retires after seven decades in spotlight

Sir Stirling Moss has called time on more than seven decades in the public spotlight after announcing his retirement, aged 88, on Friday.

Rallying-Sainz on the brink of Dakar triumph for Peugeot

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Spaniard Carlos Sainz was one stage away from winning the Dakar Rally on Friday but Peugeot's hopes of a one-two finish in Argentina disappeared after reigning champion Stephane Peterhansel hit trouble.

Formula 1's greatest drivers: Sir Stirling Moss

Sir Stirling Moss is the ultimate proof that statistics count only for so much when assessing the worth of a grand prix driver.

Motor racing-Stirling Moss retires from public life at 88

LONDON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - British Formula One great Stirling Moss is retiring from public life at the age of 88 to rest and spend more time with his family, his son Elliot announced on Friday.

Sir Stirling Moss to retire from public life after illness

Motor racing legend Sir Stirling Moss decides to retire from public life following a long illness.

Motor racing-Cancelled Montreal Formula E races will not be replaced

LONDON, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Formula E will not replace the two cancelled Montreal races that would have ended the season in July, the all-electric series said on Thursday.

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