Racing legends Sir Jack Brabham and Alan Jones were on hand this week for the unveiling of a plaque at Melbourne’s Albert Park street circuit, celebrating 60 years since the circuit's first Australian Grand Prix. The plaque was commissioned...Show More Summary
Mark Webber will be desperate to conclude his Formula 1 career with a victory in this afternoon's Brazilian Grand Prix. The Australian is a two-time winner at the venue, but can he overcome his rivals for one final time?
The Brazilian Grand Prix marks the end of the road for one of Formula One’s true nice guys as Mark Webber hangs up his F1 helmet after a distinguished career. Having gotten to know Webber closely during my time working with Jaguar Racing...Show More Summary
Mark Webber produced a brilliant performance in qualifying in Abu Dhabi on Saturday evening to snatch pole position away from Red Bull team mate Sebastian Vettel. The Australian put together three near-perfect sectors on his final Q3 run to record a lap that was just over a tenth of a second quicker than Vettel’s best [...]
Mark Webber came out on top in a qualifying battle with Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel to claim pole position for Sunday evening's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The Australian posted a 1:39.957 to seal the top spot by just over one tenth of a second. Mercedes' Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will form the second row.
Results from Friday's opening free practice session ahead of the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix: Moto GP 1. Jorge Lorenzo (ESP/Yamaha) 1min 29.167sec, 2. Marc Marquez (ESP/Honda) at 0.088sec, 3. Alvaro Bautista (ESP/Honda) at 0.664, 4. Show More Summary
Jorge Lorenzo has inflicted maximum damage on the day Marc Marquez could have clinched the MotoGP crown, as the current title holder clinched his 50th career race victory in a Tissot Australian Grand Prix including mandatory bike changes. Failing to acknowledge the pre-determined pit window, Marquez was shown the black flag.
Jorge Lorenzo has clinched pole position for the Australian Grand Prix, beating Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi to the top spot in a highly dramatic shootout at Phillip Island. With only three rounds remaining and Marquez able to clinch...Show More Summary
Jorge Lorenzo set the standard on the opening day of practice for the Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island. With a time of 1:28.961 in the second session, the Yamaha rider was three tenths faster than Marc Márquez, who set his best effort in the morning.
Stefan Bradl has been cleared to take part in opening practice for the Australian Grand Prix on Friday morning, less than a week after fracturing his right ankle at Sepang.
Mark Webber edged out team-mate Sebastian Vettel to start on pole at this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix, per Sky Sports. The Australian has the chance to pick up his first win of the season in what is set to be his last in the sport. Vettel,...Show More Summary
Mazda has confirmed it will again sponsor the Australian Formula One Grand Prix Celebrity Challenge in 2014. The all-new third-generation Mazda 3 will be the weapon of choice for next year’s support race, with 20 cars set to tackle Melbourne’s … Continue reading ? The post Mazda 3 confirmed for 2014 AGP Celebrity Challenge appeared first on CarAdvice.
The all-new 2014 Mazda3 hatch will fill the grid in the 2014 Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix Celebrity Challenge, with 20 of the small hatches set to do battle. The challenge has become a popular curtain-raiser for the Albert Park event (thanks in part to the carnage). Show More Summary
Melbourne appears close to securing the Australian Formula One Grand Prix past its currently contracted 2015, according to the latest reports. News Limited reports Formula 1 insiders believe a new race contract for the event is on the cusp of … Continue reading ? The post Melbourne close to securing Australian Grand Prix past 2015 appeared first on CarAdvice.
With the announcement that Daniel Ricciardo will join Sebastian Vettel at the Red Bull team expected during or shortly after the Italian Grand Prix weekend, the young Australian will already be thinking about how he will match up against...Show More Summary
From the rolling hills of Sonoma, Calif., to the streets of Baltimore, Md., the world's best IndyCar racers have convened for the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore. Australian Will Power finally won his first tournament last weekend, outlasting Justin Wilson, Dario Franchitti, Marco Andretti and the rest of the field. Show More Summary
The Australian Formula Ford championship, a series formerly contested by nine-time Grand Prix winner Mark Webber, will cease at the end of its 43rd season this year.
Formula One ace Mark Webber has virtually given away the identity of his replacement at Red Bull Racing next year, suggesting during a post qualifying interview at this past weekend’s 2013 Belgian Grand Prix that fellow Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo will get the seat. Asked who he would like to see race with Red Bull Racing alongside...
Australian Grand Prix organisers hope Casey Stoner can be tempted out of retirement for this year's event at Phillip Island, where he has triumphed for the past six seasons.
Mark Webber says that a superior strategy resulted in him salvaging fourth place in the Hungarian Grand Prix, the Australian having started down the order in tenth after enduring technical problems in qualifying.