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Bathurst S5000: Finale cut short by huge crash

Cameron, who came into the final race as the Tasman Series leader, made the worst possible start to the race when he stalled as the lights went out.He got going again, only for his Tasman hopes to take another hit when ran into the back of Garry Rogers Motors

Supercars unveils 2022 calendar

As revealed by Motorsport.com the calendar will grow next year from 12 to 13 rounds.As it stands 12 of those rounds are locked in while one, on the last weekend of July, is listed as TBC.That's expected to eventually be filled by The Bend Motorsport Park.The

Hamilton: Red Bull F1 pace «something else» in Saudi qualifying

The Mercedes driver had come into the weekend as the expected pace setter, but title rival Max Verstappen has proved to be a tougher challenge than expected with Red Bull bang on form.Verstappen looked all set to grab the top spot as he was more than two-tent

Deadline passes for Red Bull F1 Hamilton appeal

Hamilton was summoned to see the stewards at the Jeddah Circuit after final practice on Saturday when he was alleged to have ignored a double- waved yellow flag.The stewards decided to take no further action on the matter, after claiming that the yellow light

Hamilton distances himself from Kingspan F1 deal amid outcry

Mercedes has faced pressure from a number of groups after announcing ahead of this weekend's Saudi Arabian Grand Prix that it had signed a deal with Kingspan, whose logos appear on the side of the nose of the team's car.Kingspan's involvement in the Grenfell

Red Bull «won't hesitate» to swap Verstappen's F1 gearbox after crash

Verstappen had looked on course to grab pole position at the new Jeddah circuit with a super-fast final lap in Q3 that appeared to put him clear of Lewis Hamilton.But he made a slight mistake under braking for the final hairpin, when he locked up and ran in s

Leclerc 'closed my eyes' at FP2 shunt site in Jeddah F1 qualifying

Leclerc lost the rear and hit the wall hard in the closing stages of Friday's second practice, leaving Ferrari with an extensive overnight repair job.Remarkably, both the chassis and power unit were salvaged after the heavy impact, and Leclerc repaid his prom

F2 Jeddah: Piastri edges closer to F2 title after Race 2 win

The Alpine Academy driver spent much of the race sitting in second behind pole-sitter Jehan Daruvala in what developed into an entertaining scrap either side of two safety car periods.Piastri soon inherited the net lead after Daruvala was handed a five-secon

Verstappen doesn't know what happened in «terrible» Q3 crash

In the Q3 shootout at the Jeddah Corniche street circuit, Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas had just demoted Verstappen to third when the Dutchman embarked on a final flying lap.Verstappen duly set the fastest time in the first two sectors, appe

Hamilton distances himself from Kingspan deal amid outcry

Mercedes has faced pressure from a number of groups after announcing ahead of this weekend's Saudi Arabian Grand Prix that it had signed a deal with Kingspan, whose logos appear on the side of the nose of the team's car.Kingspan's involvement in the Grenfell

Red Bull «won't hesitate» to swap Verstappen's gearbox after crash

Verstappen had looked on course to grab pole position at the new Jeddah circuit with a super-fast final lap in Q3 that appeared to put him clear of Lewis Hamilton.But he made a slight mistake under braking for the final hairpin, when he locked up and ran in s

Deadline passes for Red Bull Hamilton appeal

Hamilton was summoned to see the stewards at the Jeddah Circuit after final practice on Saturday when he was alleged to have ignored a double- waved yellow flag.The stewards decided to take no further action on the matter, after claiming that the yellow light

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Hamilton takes Saudi pole

Hamilton will start ahead of Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas and Verstappen after the one-hour qualifying session, which is split into three segments with five cars each being knocked out in Q1 and Q2 before the top-10 shootout of Q3.Saudi Arabian Grand Pri

Hamilton cleared over yellow flag breach after system error

Hamilton was summoned for two separate incidents during FP3 for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, leading to a hearing with the stewards at 7pm local time in Jeddah.The initial summons concerned an alleged failure to slow for double-waved yellow flags 20 minutes

Neuville co-driver Wydaeghe injured in Hyundai 2022 WRC test crash

Hyundai has revealed the car went off the road when pre-season testing resumed following a decision to curtail the test due to heavy snow and extreme weather in Alsace, France yesterday.Neuville and Wydaeghe are reported to be “safe” by the team although

Hamilton summoned for impeding and yellow flag breach in Jeddah FP3

Hamilton will meet with the stewards one hour before the start of qualifying at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit over two separate incidents that took place in FP3.Hamilton was initially summoned for allegedly not respecting double-waved yellow flags 22 minutes in

Hamilton summoned over yellow flag breach in Jeddah FP3

Hamilton will meet with the stewards one hour before the start of qualifying at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit over for «not respecting double waved yellow flags/lights at 17:22».Title rival Max Verstappen was hit with a five-place grid penalty for f

Saudi Arabian GP: Verstappen outpaces Hamilton in final practice

FP3 was held on a warm afternoon, rendering it not entirely representative for Saturday night qualifying, which is set to run in cooler conditions.Still, the fast-improving track conditions on the brand new street circuit made the one-hour training run a valu

Revealed: The six venues where F1 plans sprint races in 2022

During Saturday’s regular meeting between team principals and F1 chiefs in the Jeddah paddock, it has emerged that an initial proposal about the 2022 sprint events was put forward.While F1’s ideas remain in a very formative stage, and no vote was taken ab

F2 Jeddah: Armstrong claims maiden win as Zhou hits trouble

The New Zealander made the most of a strong start from the front row to overhaul polesitter Liam Lawson to complete a light-to-flag win.Lawson was unable to really threaten Armstrong until the final lap and settled for second, while Juri Vips claimed the fina

FIA clamps down on slow running after Jeddah F1 near-misses

The move follows some close calls in Friday's practice sessions for the Saudi Arabian GP, and a discussion in the evening's drivers' briefing.However, the new restriction applies only to a short section of track at the end of the lap, immediately after Turn 2

Haas evaluating bonus scheme idea from Mazepin

Mazepin, who owns the Uralkali company that is title sponsor of Haas, has offered to fund an incentive programme to help encourage staff to stay on board for next year.Rather than change the terms of his sponsorship deal to help increase the team’s budget,

Alpine: Alonso and Piastri won’t face ‘direct comparison’ for ‘23 seat

Alpine announced at the end of last month that Formula 2 championship leader Piastri would serve as its official reserve driver next season after missing out on an F1 graduation.Piastri is set to leave F2 after just a single season, and is on course to win th

Leclerc wants to thank Ferrari in ‘best possible way’ after crash repairs

Leclerc lost the rear of his car at Turn 22 towards the end of second practice for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, causing him to slam into the barrier at high speed.The session was immediately red flagged, but Leclerc was able to get out of the car unassisted

Mostert describes «effortless» Bathurst record

Mostert and co-driver Holdsworth have been on the pace since practice for the Bathurst 1000 started on Thursday morning.The #25 Holden has been in the top three in every single session, including topping four of the six practice sessions.The crowning glory wa

UK could change sponsorship laws amid Kingspan Mercedes F1 deal anger

Ahead of the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, Mercedes announced a new deal with international firm Kingspan, whose logos now appear on the nose section of the W12 car.But with Kingspan’s involvement in the 2017 Grenfell Tower disaster, which claimed the lives of

Erebus cars thrown out of Bathurst Top 10 Shootout

Brodie Kostecki and Will Brown qualified fourth and fifth respectively for tomorrow's Great Race, both drivers dipping into the 2m03s during a thrilling single-lap dash earlier today.However according to a statement from the team the cars have since been disq

Whincup wins the 2021 Barry Sheene Medal

The seven-time series champion was named the recipient of Supercars' best and fairest award on the eve of his final start as a full-time driver in the category.It's Whincup's third Barry Sheene Medal win after he took it home in his first two title-winning se

Red Bull: F1 engine power less important than expected in Jeddah

Red Bull has struggled to match Mercedes for straight-line speed at points in recent races, most notably in Brazil when Lewis Hamilton fought back from being excluded in qualifying to win the race.More than three-quarters of the lap around the Jeddah Cornich

F1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix qualifying – Start time, how to watch, channel

Lewis Hamilton topped both practice sessions on Friday at a track that is expected to suit the Mercedes, but Red Bull title rival Max Verstappen was less than two tenths behind him in fourth.Hamilton and Verstappen were separated by Valtteri Bottas in the oth

Bathurst 1000: Mostert breaks lap record for pole

Mostert set a record-breaking 2m03.373s to top a thrilling 2021 running of the famous Top 10 Shootout.That effort was a little over a tenth quicker than the previous qualifying record set by Scott McLaughlin back in 2019.Mostert's lap is even better than McLa

Saudi GP: Latest F1 technical images on display

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Save Larko campaigner goes after paddle shift

Supercars fan council member Mark Doust has set up a new online campaign aimed at what has been a flashpoint of controversy around Supercars' new Gen3 rules – the gearshift.The campaign has started with a survey that went live earlier today, the data from w

Bathurst TCR: Cox wins finale, heartbreak for Moffat

Aaron Cameron (Garry Rogers Motorsport Peugeot) made a fast start to the 16-lapper from pole, charging into a comfortable lead on the first lap.However Cameron's advantage was short-lived, Moffat (GRM Renault) diving under Cox (GRM Alfa) at the Chase on Lap

Bathurst 1000: Mostert, van Gisbergen star in final practice

The first half of the hour-long session was largely dedicated to practicing stops with driver and brake rotor changes, with little in the way of representative lap times.The only team to have a crack at a time was Erebus, Brodie Kostecki leading the way with

Bathurst S5000: High-speed crash shortens Race 3

The pair clashed at close to top speed on the way into The Chase on the opening lap, Mawson clipping Boys' right rear as he stuck his nose up the inside.That tipped Boys into a high-speed spin, the pair then both bouncing across the middle section of The Chas

Bathurst 1000: Holdsworth dominates Practice 5

The Walkinshaw Andretti United driver was consistently fastest across the hour-long session, after dipping into the fives with a 2m05.920s on his first run.He then improved to a 2m05.707s right before the midway point in the session, before lowering the bench

Johansson: An American fighting for F1 title would be “massive”

The 2022 F1 schedule will include two races in America for the first time since 1984, with a new event in Miami joining the round at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX, first held in 2012.However, there are currently no U.S. drivers on the F1 grid. Alexand

Three crew members indefinitely suspended by NASCAR

Johnny Roten, who served as the crew chief for the No. 13 Motorsports Business Management Cup operation, has been suspended after violating the sport's substance abuse policy.Additionally, two other members have been indefinitely suspended for violating NASCA

Horner: Red Bull «desperately needs» Perez up front in 2021 battle

Red Bull enters the penultimate race of the season in Saudi Arabia trailing Mercedes by just five points at the top of the constructors’ championship, while Max Verstappen sits eight points clear of Lewis Hamilton in the drivers’ standings.It has given th
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