Lewis Hamilton calls plastic pollution ‘disgusting’ after beach clean up

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Carlos Sainz to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren

Sainz started his F1 career with Toro Rosso in 2015, before moving to Renault midway through the 2017 season. He’s currently 11th in the drivers standings after 12 races, his best result a fifth place finish in Azerbaijan in April. “I’ve been a McLaren fan for as long as I can remember,” said 23-year-old Sainz […]

Fernando Alonso to leave Formula 1

The Spaniard won the 2005 and 2006 world drivers’ title with Renault and has been runner-up three times. Alonso, who is ninth in the standings with nine races to go this season, has accumulated 32 wins, 22 pole positions and 97 podiums to date. “After 17 wonderful years in this amazing sport, it’s time for […]

NASCAR chairman Brian France arrested for DWI, oxycodone possession – The Denver Post

SAG HARBOR, N.Y. — NASCAR mogul Brian France was arrested in New York’s Hamptons for driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of oxycodone after he was seen blowing through a stop sign, police said. France, the auto racing behemoth’s chairman and CEO since 2003, was arraigned Monday at Sag Harbor Village Justice Court after spending […]

Fernando Alonso won’t race in Formula 1 in 2019, but maybe IndyCar

Jordan Guskey and Jim Ayello Indianapolis Star Published 7:17 p.m. UTC Aug 14, 2018 Fernando Alonso will not race in Formula 1 in 2019 with McLaren Racing, opening up the possibility for a run at an IndyCar spot. The 37-year-old megastar posted a one-minute video Tuesday morning on Twitter that signaled a departure, and McLaren Racing later […]

Felipe Massa powered by thrill of the competition in Formula E

Now, Felipe Massa is taking on a new challenge in Formula E. The 37-year-old Brazilian, who left F1 at the end of the 2017 season, has signed to race for the Venturi team and will make his debut in the all-electric championship when its fifth season begins later this year. He was on hand in […]

Susie Wolff: Formula One pioneer aims to electrify Formula E

A former DTM racer, the Scot was a test and development driver for the Williams Formula One team between 2013 and 2015. She became the first female driver in 22 years to take part in a grand prix meeting when she drove in a practice session ahead of the 2014 British Grand Prix, something she […]

Hungarian GP: Hamilton wins to extend F1 title lead

“We can only dream of the position we are in now,” added Hamilton after his fifth win of the season, but unexpected on a twisty circuit expected to suit the Ferrari team. Vettel was set to lose further ground as he trailed in third behind Hamilton’s teammate Valtteri Bottas late in the 70-lap race before […]