Category: Motorsports News

Alonso’s aim: Le Mans in 2018, Indy 500 return in 2019

Jan 6, 2018 If all goes according to plan, Fernando Alonso could have completed his quest for motorsport’s unofficial Triple Crown by May of 2019. Formula One is all about narratives. Though new ones will emerge in the new season, there are several topics we know we will be talking about for much of the…

Remembering motor racing’s ‘First Lady’

7:32 AM ET Maurice Hamilton Close • Veteran F1 journalist, covering the sport since 1977• Motor racing correspondent for the Observer for 20 years• Has written several books and covered F1 for BBC Radio 5 Live The life of a remarkable woman was fondly recalled on Friday when the motor racing world said goodbye to Bette Hill, wife…

Haas expects aerodynamic improvement in 2018

8:40 AM ET Guenther Steiner says Haas’ aerodynamic development will be “better and more consistent” in 2018 as the team continues to increase the size of its Formula One operation. Haas has a close technical partnership with Ferrari, which includes an engine deal, and also works closely with Italian chassis designers Dallara. The team has…

Hamilton reveals ‘worst thing’ about Baku clash

6:05 AM ET Lewis Hamilton has revealed high-ranking FIA stewards told him they did not believe Sebastian Vettel crashed into him on purpose at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, giving the Ferrari driver the benefit of the doubt in one of the most controversial incidents of the season. In a bizarre loss of composure, Vettel drove…