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Carlos Sainz wins 2018 Dakar Rally for Peugeot

Autosport - 5 hours 32 min ago
Rally legend Carlos Sainz has scored his second Dakar victory in the 2018 edition of the event

Williams expects 'many years' with Sergey Sirotkin in Formula 1

Autosport - 7 hours 45 min ago
Williams expects new Formula 1 signing Sergey Sirotkin to be with the team for "many years ahead" following the multi-year deal that landed him a race seat for 2018

Honda would have quit WTCC without rules switch for 2018

Autosport - 7 hours 57 min ago
Honda says it would have left the World Touring Car Championship had the series stuck by its TC1 regulations beyond the end of the 2017 season

FIA working on setting F1 driver weight limit for 2019

Autosport - 9 hours 33 min ago
The FIA is finalising plans for the introduction of a minimum F1 driver weight in 2019, ensuring heavier drivers are no longer penalised

DTM working 'under high pressure' to find new manufacturers

Autosport - 11 hours 43 min ago
DTM boss Gerhard Berger says the championship is working "under high pressure" to find new manufacturers to come in after Mercedes leaves the series

Valtteri Bottas changed Mercedes F1 team's view on driver line-ups

Autosport - 11 hours 56 min ago
Pairing Valtteri Bottas alongside Lewis Hamilton has changed the way the Mercedes Formula 1 team thinks about internal rivalries between its drivers, according to team boss Toto Wolff

Carlos Sainz closes on Dakar victory, Stephane Peterhansel crashes

Autosport - 22 hours 11 min ago
Carlos Sainz has edged closer to his second Dakar Rally victory, but his Peugeot team is set to miss out on a one-two finish following a penultimate stage crash for Stephane Peterhansel

Sebastien Bourdais hits back at Haas F1 claims about American drivers

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 23:40
IndyCar racer and ex-grand prix driver Sebastien Bourdais has hit back at claims by Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner that there are no American drivers ready to compete in Formula 1

Danica Patrick says final year in NASCAR felt like a grind

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 22:32
Danica Patrick says she became so "sad and negative" about her racing career last year that she's looking forward to her life beyond racing once she retires after the Indianapolis 500

Stirling Moss retires from public life following serious illness

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 22:14
Motorsport legend Sir Stirling Moss has announced that he is to retire from public life at the age of 88 following the serious illness he suffered in 2016

Yonny Hernandez set to replace Jonas Folger at first MotoGP test

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 17:46
Yonny Hernandez will replace Jonas Folger at Tech3 Yamaha for the first MotoGP pre-season test at Sepang this month, Autosport has learned

Abt RS3 Power R – supercar-baiting 493bhp hot hatch

AfterMarket Feed - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:26
Extra power extracted from the RS3’s 2.5-litre five-cylinder engine reduces 0-62mph time to 3.7sec

Mercedes Formula 1 team defends staff contract tactics

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 15:30
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff has defended his Formula 1 team's policy surrounding staff contracts following criticism from Renault counterpart Cyril Abiteboul

MotoGP considering street circuit for future grand prix

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:52
Dorna CEO Carmelo Ezpeleta has revealed MotoGP is evaluating holding a city-centre race on a partial street circuit

New Mercedes CLA spied testing for a push upmarket

AfterMarket Feed - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:36
This is not the Mercedes A-class saloon, rather a larger four-door coupe-saloon with CLS-inspired styling

Italy loses almost all free F1 TV coverage as RAI deal slashed

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 12:32
Formula 1's mainstream free-to-air television broadcasting in Italy will be slashed in 2018, with Monza the only race expected to feature live on RAI

Cadillac's pacesetter pegged back for 2018 Daytona 24 Hours

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:51
The performance of Cadillac's pacesetting Daytona Prototype international contender has been pegged back for the Daytona 24 Hours later this month

Bentley Bentayga to take on Pikes Peak

AfterMarket Feed - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:43
Bentley will send its big SUV to compete in the famous Colorado hill climb

Honda's Fukuzumi will skip Super Formula races and prioritise F2

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:35
Honda Formula 1 protege Nirei Fukuzumi will miss three Super Formula races in 2018 because Formula 2 will be his priority

How does working in motorsport compare to the automotive industry

Autosport - Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:28
The motorsport and automotive industries are similar in some respects, and working in either will require a high level of dedication and expertise