Sportscar

Covers come off Seton/Brabham Bathurst challenger

Rising stars Seton and Brabham will partner Longhurst in the two-time Bathurst 1000 winner's brand new GT4-spec BMW at the 12 Hour next week, bringing three of Australia's top motor racing names together.For Brabham it will be a 12 Hour debut, which comes

Nascar

Mailbag: Should NASCAR use a choose cone for restarts?

Did Chris Buescher sign a seven-year deal? And with what sponsor? - Joseph Hey Joseph, according to JTGD president Tad Geschickter, Buescher, 25, has a two-year contract with an option. If you recall, last August, he extended his relationship with t

Nascar

Truex named NMPA Driver of the Year

Truex was named the National Motorsports Press Association’s Driver of the Year on Saturday night in Charlotte.He and partner Sherry Pollex shared the NMPA Pocono Spirit Award for their tireless work with the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation, which rais

Touring

Mostert inks new Tickford deal

Mostert was officially off contract as of the end of last season, with the first two years of a new deal signed back in 2015 coming to an end.That 2015 deal was framed as a two-plus-two deal when it was first announced, although it's understood that both

Formula 1

Haas shifted focus to 2018 too early, says Steiner

At the championship's halfway point, Haas sat seventh in the constructors' standings, four points behind Toro Rosso.By the end of the year, Renault had leapfrogged both teams and Haas ended up six points off Toro Rosso, occupying the same eighth place it

Rally

Walkner: "Luck was on my side" in Dakar triumph

Walkner secured KTM's 17th consecutive win in the South American rally-raid on Saturday, besting nearest rival Kevin Benavides by 16 minutes. Walkner won just one stage on his way to overall honours, Stage 10, but opened up a 39-minute lead that day

Formula 1

Opinion: Can Stroll ever silence his harshest critic?

In 1996, a 24-year-old Canadian rookie with a famous surname took grand prix racing by storm.He stepped into the Williams team, armed with the best car in the field, carrying the momentum of a convincing title-winning season in a different category from t

MotoGP

Dovizioso: Repeat of 2017 "not enough" for title bid

The 31-year-old Ducati rider mounted a surprise charge for the title last season, keeping his hopes alive to the final round in Valencia with six wins – though was beaten in the end by Honda's Marc Marquez. With expectation regarding Dovizioso h

Formula 1

Gary Anderson: F1 can do more to solve driver weight issue

This is something I have been advocating for years because it just isn’t correct for someone who would healthily weigh 75kg to go on a diet just because the car is overweight. In the 1980s and ‘90s, the weight of the driver was not part of

Rally

Sainz says son got "revenge" after 2018 Dakar victory

Sainz Sr has been a regular fixture at his son’s side during his rise from karting to F1, and he still attends grands prix with the Renault driver. However, speaking after taking his second Dakar victory this weekend, Sainz said their roles were

Sportscar

Former GTS SprintX Champion Max Riddle joins KPR McLaren team with Mark Klenin in PWC GTS in 2018

Denver, Colo.– Klenin Performance Racing today announced the addition of young road racing star Max Riddle to the KPR McLaren GTS driver lineup for the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge series, North American’s top GT Production-based road racing

Touring

Whincup admits 2019 Supercars season could be his last

The seven-time Supercars champion recently penned a one-year extension to his current deal, which was set to run out at the end of this season.According to Whincup the reason he settled on a single-year extension, rather than a fresh three-year deal li

Formula 1

Opinion: Why F1’s excellence needs to translate to TV

I went to the theatre this week to see Hamilton, the musical based on the life of Alexander Hamilton, one of the founding fathers of the United States of America, which is now running in London.Many have written more eloquently than I ever could about how

Nascar

Robert Yates reflects on Hall of Fame career with posthumous speech

It was almost better that way.After more than a year of watching their beloved Robert slowly slip away while finally succumbing to liver cancer Oct. 2, the Yates Family received a final farewell from their patriarch.In Yates’ absence, his former dr

Rally

Dakar 2018: Sainz clinches Peugeot's farewell victory

Two-time WRC champion Sainz had not finished any of the prior three Dakars he had contested as a Peugeot works driver, yet 2018 proved fourth time lucky for the Spaniard.Having survived a high-attrition opening leg in Peru, Sainz - who had previously won

Rally

Dakar 2018: Walkner scores KTM's 17th straight win

Walkner finished Saturday's 120km final stage 5m38s behind the pace-setting Honda of Kevin Benavides, which was enough for the Austrian to claim a maiden Dakar win for himself and a 17th consecutive bike-class triumph for KTM.Runner-up to teammate Sam Sun

Rally

Dakar 2018: Casale seals dominant quad class win

Casale, who first won the rally back in 2014 and joins the Patronelli brothers in the ranks of multiple-time Dakar quad champions, finished one hour and 39 minutes ahead of nearest rival Nicolas Cavigliasso.The Chilean's triumph in this year's race looked

Formula 1

Williams expects to keep Sirotkin for "many years ahead"

Sirotkin beat several contenders – including grand prix winner and now-Williams reserve Robert Kubica – to the final vacant seat on the F1 grid alongside Lance Stroll. Speaking at a Williams-SMP Racing event in Moscow, key figures from th

MotoGP

People will change opinion of Iannone in 2018 – Pernat

The Italian rider came in for strong criticism in what was a difficult first year on board the Suzuki after four seasons with Ducati, one that yielded no podium finishes and a best result of fourth.Among his harshest critics was 1993 500cc champion

Formula 1

F1 set to introduce minimum driver weight in 2019

A minimum of 80kg will be established for the driver and his seat, including specially marked ballast that will sit under it, while the overall car/driver weight will rise a further 6kg to 740kg.When considered on its own, the car will have to weigh 660kg

Formula 1

Renault F1 car to be displayed at Auto Expo

The R.S.17 will act as a showstopper at Renault’s Auto Expo pavilion, joining the Zoe electric hatchback, the Trezor electric concept, as well as cars from the French manufacturer’s current stable.Renault returned to F1 as a full-fledged man

Nascar

Richard Childress reflects on home invasion, Danica Patrick

Childress, a big game hunter and owner of Richard Childress Racing, told motorsport.com that the incident wasn’t the most frightening moment of his life. The NASCAR Hall of Famer said he was more concerned for his wife of 52-years, Judy, t

Rally

Dakar 2018, Stage 13: Sainz on verge of win, Peterhansel crashes

Peterhansel was 45 minutes behind Sainz and 20 clear of Toyota's Nasser Al-Attiyah heading into Friday's San Juan – Cordoba stage, which featured two timed sections of 124km and 244km split by an 382km liason.The Frenchman hit a tree early in the d

Rally

Dakar 2018, Stage 13: Price sets pace, Walkner nears victory

Walkner, who started the day with a gap of 32 minutes, cruised through the stage and only gave up 9m48s of his advantage.The 424km stage, which was cut in half by a similarly long neutral zone, was run between Argentine cities San Juan and Cordoba.Price c

Other news portals: S4news.in, S4news.de, S4news.ru
Other portals: Property for sale in UK, S4jobs.com, Best jobs in United Kingdom, Beste jobs in Deutschland.