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“Fantastic year,” says O’Ward – but he’s still disappointed

Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet ace Pato O’Ward says he’s proud of his 2021 season, but admits he’s disappointed that the team is not yet quite level with Chip Ganassi Racing.

Honda clinches 10th IndyCar Manufacturers’ title

Honda clinched its 10th overall, and fourth consecutive, NTT IndyCar Series Manufacturers’ Championship today at Laguna Seca, scoring an impressive podium sweep in the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey.

Grosjean “felt a bit like Zanardi” during Corkscrew passes

Romain Grosjean says he “felt a bit like Alex Zanardi” after his stunning drive to the podium that included him pulling off some wild overtaking maneuvers at one of the most famed corner sequences on the IndyCar calendar.

“You cannot relax,” says Palou, despite big lead ahead of finale

Alex Palou says that his commanding lead heading to the NTT IndyCar Series finale in Long Beach won’t alter his approach to race hard, race smart.

Herta enters blue-flag debate – and admits he killed a squirrel

Firestone GP of Monterey winner Colton Herta says he’s in two minds over the rule that allows would-be lapped runners to hold up the leaders in order to stay on the lead lap.

“We got what we could,” says Newgarden as title hopes die

Team Penske-Chevrolet’s two-time champion Josef Newgarden is gunning for runner-up in the championship in Long Beach, after seeing his title hopes fade away, despite a strong drive in Laguna Seca.

Laguna Seca IndyCar: Herta dominates, beats Palou, Grosjean stars

Colton Herta scored his second win of the IndyCar season leading 91 of 95 laps, as Alex Palou extended his points lead with runner-up finish and Romain Grosjean charged to third.

Indy Lights Laguna Seca: Kirkwood dominates again for ninth win

Kyle Kirkwood scored his second straight Laguna Seca victory by 26 seconds, although title rival David Malukas limited the damage to the points margin by claiming runner-up spot.

Croft BTCC: Turkington cruises to victory in Race 3

Four-time British Touring Car champion Colin Turkington added to his reputation as the ‘King of Croft’ by scoring his 13th BTCC win at the North Yorkshire circuit in the third race of the day.

'Disappointed' Almirola among the four eliminated from playoffs Bristol II
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'Disappointed' Almirola among the four eliminated from playoffs

Aric Almirola was right on the edge of playoff advancement at Bristol Motor Speedway, but an ill-handling race car and older tires kept him from doing so.

Laguna Seca IndyCar: Rossi tops misty warm-up session

Andretti Autosport’s Alexander Rossi hit the top of the times in a gray Sunday morning IndyCar warm-up that was disrupted by a red flag for Callum Ilott spinning off at Turn 6.

Mir “angry” at MotoGP title loss as he is now a "better rider”

Suzuki’s Joan Mir admits he is “a bit angry” at the 2021 MotoGP title slipping from his grasp as he believes “I’m a better rider” than in 2020.

IndyCar reveals 2022 schedule, with season starting February

IndyCar has announced its 17-race 2022 schedule, which sees Iowa become the only double-header, and the season-opener at St. Petersburg moving to February.

Quartararo ‘enjoying riding on the limit’ despite MotoGP title risks

Yamaha’s Fabio Quartararo says he almost crashed several times in the MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix but ‘enjoys’ being “fully on the limit” despite having to defend a championship lead.

Latvia WRX: Kristoffersson beats Gronholm to score first win of 2021

Triple World Rallycross champion Johan Kristoffersson claimed his first victory of the 2021 campaign on the second day of a double-header weekend in Latvia.

Bagnaia was “terrified” of repeating 2020 Misano MotoGP crash San Marino GP
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Bagnaia was “terrified” of repeating 2020 Misano MotoGP crash

Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia admits he was “terrified” in the final laps of Sunday’s MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix about repeating the crash which robbed him of Misano victory in 2020.

Sainz "happy" for McLaren's Monza F1 win despite points blow

Ferrari Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz said he was happy to see his old McLaren team end its winless streak at the Italian Grand Prix, despite the result being a big blow to Ferrari in the championship.

Croft BTCC: Hill cruises to commanding Race 2 win over Moffat Croft
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Croft BTCC: Hill cruises to commanding Race 2 win over Moffat

Jake Hill broke his 2021 wins duck in style in the second British Touring Car Championship race at Croft by sailing to victory as war broke out behind him.

Bastianini: Overtaking ‘MotoGP boss’ Marquez for podium fantastic

Enea Bastianini says overtaking “the boss of MotoGP” Marc Marquez on his way to a maiden MotoGP podium in the San Marino Grand Prix was “fantastic”.

Vandoorne “under consideration” for McLaren SP IndyCar drive, as Arrow renews
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Vandoorne “under consideration” for McLaren SP IndyCar drive, as Arrow renews

Arrow Electronics has renewed its multi-year contract with the McLaren SP IndyCar Series team, and McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown says that its ex-F1 racer Stoffel Vandoorne is a possible driver for its expansion to a third car as soon as next season.

Barcelona WSBK: Rinaldi wins, Razgatlioglu retakes points lead Barcelona
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Barcelona WSBK: Rinaldi wins, Razgatlioglu retakes points lead

Michael Ruben Rinaldi beat Toprak Razgatlioglu to victory in a red-flagged final World Superbike race of the Barcelona weekend, as Jonathan Rea lost the points lead with a laboured run to sixth place.

What could have been: How Panoz almost missed out on its talisman

The Panoz GT programme wasn't a fashionable pick for an ex-Formula 1 driver in 1997, and McLaren appeared a much better bet for David Brabham. But against the odds, he linked up with the American marque and forged a winning partnership that would last for over half a decade.

Misano MotoGP: Bagnaia fends off Quartararo to win on home turf San Marino GP
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Misano MotoGP: Bagnaia fends off Quartararo to win on home turf

Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia fended off a hard-charging Fabio Quartararo to claim a stunning home MotoGP win at the San Marino Grand Prix, as rookie Enea Bastianini took his maiden podium.

Assen DTM: Auer holds off Lawson for first win of 2021 Assen
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Assen DTM: Auer holds off Lawson for first win of 2021

Mercedes driver Lucas Auer claimed his first victory of the 2021 DTM season at Assen after holding off championship leader Liam Lawson in the closing stages of Sunday's second race.

Why summer refresher was all Ricciardo needed to turn F1 season around

The transformation in Daniel Ricciardo’s Formula 1 season from the woes before the summer break to his Italian Grand Prix victory was something no one could have predicted.

Misano Moto2: Fernandez resists teammate Gardner to win

Raul Fernandez battled through a wrist injury to claim back-to-back victories in Moto2 after fending off Ajo Motorsport teammate Remy Gardner in the San Marino Grand Prix.

The top 10 Formula E drivers of 2020-21 Prime

The top 10 Formula E drivers of 2020-21

OPINION: The 2021 Formula E campaign was one without a narrative for much of the season, with no single car or driver able to break away from the pack. That makes choosing a top 10 especially difficult, particularly as the qualifying format meant some worthy performers were unable to enjoy their day in the sun.

Misano Moto3: Foggia takes back-to-back wins after Fenati's crash

Leopard’s Dennis Foggia claimed back-to-back Moto3 victories after benefitting from a late crash for long-time leader Romano Fenati in the San Marino Grand Prix, as Pedro Acosta struggled to seventh.

Barcelona WSBK: Rea beats Razgatlioglu in dramatic Superpole race Barcelona
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Barcelona WSBK: Rea beats Razgatlioglu in dramatic Superpole race

Kawasaki’s Jonathan Rea fended off World Superbike title rival Toprak Razgatlioglu in a dramatic Superpole race in Barcelona, which was red-flagged following a collision between Chaz Davies and Lucas Mahias.

Assen DTM: Mercedes' Auer scores first pole since 2018 Assen
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Assen DTM: Mercedes' Auer scores first pole since 2018

Lucas Auer put Mercedes on pole position for the second DTM race at Assen, topping Sunday’s qualifying from BMW’s Marco Wittmann and new championship leader Liam Lawson.

Wolff: F1 cannot ‘freestyle’ format changes with ‘confused’ ideas

Toto Wolff believes Formula 1 has too much responsibility to “freestyle” changes to the regulations amid continued discussions about sprint races and the format of grand prix weekends.

Harvick says Elliott 'temper tantrum' cost him Bristol NASCAR win Bristol II
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Harvick says Elliott 'temper tantrum' cost him Bristol NASCAR win

Kevin Harvick was looking for his first win of the season, but Chase Elliott wasn’t going to make it easy.

Misano MotoGP - Start time, how to watch & more

MotoGP travels to Misano this weekend for the San Marino Grand Prix. Here's how you can watch the race on Sunday.

Larson grabs Bristol NASCAR win after Elliott and Harvick tangle Bristol II
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Larson grabs Bristol NASCAR win after Elliott and Harvick tangle

With some unintentional help from an angry Chase Elliott, Kyle Larson stole a win at Bristol Saturday night that seemed like it belonged to Kevin Harvick.

Askew stars for RLL in Laguna Seca qualifying

Oliver Askew made a strong case for full-time employment when he drove his Rahal Letterman Lanigan-Honda into the Firestone Fast Six in qualifying for tomorrow’s Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey.

Herta expects IndyCar drivers to struggle with tires at Laguna Seca Laguna Seca
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Herta expects IndyCar drivers to struggle with tires at Laguna Seca

Colton Herta believes that the increased race length for this year’s Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey will cause major issues for several IndyCar drivers.

IndyCar Laguna Seca: Herta takes pole, heads Andretti 1-2 Laguna Seca
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IndyCar Laguna Seca: Herta takes pole, heads Andretti 1-2

Colton Herta delivered a brilliant pole position for Andretti Autosport, beating teammate Alexander Rossi by 0.1957sec for his second straight Laguna Seca pole and the seventh of his IndyCar career.

Indy Lights Laguna Seca: Kirkwood takes Race 1 win, points lead

Andretti Autosport's Kyle Kirkwood wrested the Indy Lights points lead away from David Malukas with his eighth win of the season as the erstwhile championship leader could only finish fourth.

Vinales: Qualifying “still complicated” on Aprilia MotoGP bike San Marino GP
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Vinales: Qualifying “still complicated” on Aprilia MotoGP bike

Maverick Vinales says qualifying on the Aprilia MotoGP bike is “still complicated” for him and admits that he'd expected to be higher than 10th on the grid for the San Marino Grand Prix.

Laguna Seca IndyCar: McLaughlin tops second practice

Team Penske-Chevrolet’s rookie Scott McLaughlin ducked under the 71sec barrier to top second practice at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in a session interrupted by two red flags.

Castroneves: Partnering Pagenaud again at MSR “would be awesome”

Helio Castroneves said he would love the opportunity to work with former Penske teammate Simon Pagenaud at Meyer Shank Racing-Honda in 2022.

Quartararo: Yamaha “struggling more than usual” in qualifying

MotoGP championship leader Fabio Quartararo admits he is “struggling much more than usual” in qualifying at the San Marino Grand Prix, despite putting his Yamaha third on the grid.

Williams' race pace biggest confirmation of F1 progress, says Capito

Williams Formula 1 boss Jost Capito says the Italian Grand Prix gave a strong indication of how much progress the Grove team has made on race pace of late.

Latvia WRX: Gronholm survives contact to win first leg Riga
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Latvia WRX: Gronholm survives contact to win first leg

Niclas Gronholm put poor fortune in the opening three rounds of the World Rallycross Championship behind him to bounce back with a commanding victory at round four in Latvia.

Miller ‘happy to play blocker’ for Bagnaia in Misano MotoGP race

Jack Miller says he is “happy to play blocker’ for Ducati teammate Francesco Bagnaia in Sunday’s MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix, should the poleman break away at the front.

Valentino Rossi “very frustrated” with Misano Q1 crash

Valentino Rossi says he’s “very frustrated” with the crash in qualifying for the MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix which ultimately left him 23rd on the grid for his home race.

Croft BTCC: Moffat sweeps to first pole, denying Hill Croft
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Croft BTCC: Moffat sweeps to first pole, denying Hill

Aiden Moffat grabbed the first British Touring Car Championship pole position of his career at the culmination of a dramatic qualifying session at Croft.

Mir critical of Marquez’s towing tactics at Misano

MotoGP world champion Joan Mir is critical of Marc Marquez using other riders as a reference to make lap times during the San Marino Grand Prix weekend.

Redding says he was 'either finishing first or in the gravel'

Scott Redding says he was taking a 'win-or-bust' approach to the closing stages of the Barcelona World Superbike opener after completing a remarkable recovery from ninth to win.

If he can’t retain title, Dixon OK to play wingman for Palou

Six-time and reigning IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has confirmed he’s prepared to work for teammate Alex Palou should he himself be eliminated from championship contention this weekend.

The squandered potential of a 70s F1 underdog Prime

The squandered potential of a 70s F1 underdog

A podium finisher in its first outing but then never again, the BRM P201 was a classic case of an opportunity squandered by disorganisation and complacency, says Stuart Codling.

Barcelona WSBK: Redding recovers from P9 to win, Bassani stars Barcelona
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Barcelona WSBK: Redding recovers from P9 to win, Bassani stars

Scott Redding scored a remarkable victory in the opening World Superbike race of the weekend at Barcelona, recovering from ninth place in wet conditions to lead home an all-Ducati podium.

Misano MotoGP: Bagnaia leads Ducati 1-2 in qualifying San Marino GP
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Misano MotoGP: Bagnaia leads Ducati 1-2 in qualifying

Francesco Bagnaia snatched back-to-back MotoGP poles after topping San Marino Grand Prix qualifying with a new lap record to head a Ducati 1-2, while Fabio Quartararo crashed late on.

Assen DTM: Wittmann wins for BMW, Lawson takes points lead Assen
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Assen DTM: Wittmann wins for BMW, Lawson takes points lead

Factory BMW driver Marco Wittmann clinched his second victory of the 2021 season at Assen, as Liam Lawson snatched the points lead following a nightmare race for Kelvin van der Linde.

Albon owes Russell ‘a couple of beers’ for Williams F1 seat

Alex Albon joked that he owes George Russell “a couple of beers” for his help in getting a Formula 1 seat with Williams, but said he was almost “too supportive”.

M-Sport announces Fourmaux's co-driver for Finland
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M-Sport announces Fourmaux's co-driver for Finland

M-Sport has announced that Adrien Fourmaux will be partnered with Alexandre Coria for the World Rally Championship’s visit to Rally Finland next month.

Barcelona WSBK: Sykes grabs pole to snap Rea's streak Barcelona
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Barcelona WSBK: Sykes grabs pole to snap Rea's streak

BMW rider Tom Sykes put an end to Jonathan Rea's streak of World Superbike pole positions by beating Toprak Razgatlioglu to the top spot in qualifying at Barcelona.

How Audi's new DTM flagbearer is closing on his "childhood dream" Prime

How Audi's new DTM flagbearer is closing on his "childhood dream"

Having learned the ropes in GT3 alongside Rene Rast, Kelvin van der Linde is in line to take up the three-time champion's baton as Audi's new DTM king. From humble origins in South Africa, it's been a remarkable journey so far for the current series leader, but he knows that the 2021 title is a long way from settled just yet.

Misano MotoGP: Bagnaia beats Quartararo in FP3, Marquez crashes

Ducati’s Francesco Bagnaia topped a tight third practice for the MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix as Marc Marquez will have to go through Q1 in qualifying after a late crash.

Assen DTM: Lawson pips Wittmann to Saturday pole Assen
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Assen DTM: Lawson pips Wittmann to Saturday pole

Red Bull Formula 1 protege Liam Lawson claimed his second pole position of the 2021 DTM season at Assen, edging the BMW of Marco Wittmann by just 0.016s in Saturday qualifying.