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F1 Returning to ESPN in ’18
Wednesday, 4 Oct, 2017 – 14:21 | No Comment
F1 Returning to ESPN in ’18

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Formula 1 racing will move back to ESPN beginning with the 2018 season it was announced on Wednesday.
ESPN and ABC will televise all 21 races in the championship. The first Formula 1 race ever aired in the U.S. was on ABC in 1962.
Beginning with the season-opening Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix on March 25, and ending […]

Verstappen Captures Malaysia
Sunday, 1 Oct, 2017 – 9:02 | Comments Off on Verstappen Captures Malaysia
Verstappen Captures Malaysia

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Max Verstappen of Red Bull Racing won Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix.
Finishing second was Britain’s Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes while Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo was third.
Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari drove a remarkable race, coming back to claim fourth place after having started at the back of the grid.
Hamilton’s team-mate Valtteri Bottas in fifth.
A day after his […]

Haas’ Grosjean Wrecks And Rallies At Sepang
Friday, 29 Sep, 2017 – 15:56 | Comments Off on Haas’ Grosjean Wrecks And Rallies At Sepang
Haas’ Grosjean Wrecks And Rallies At Sepang

 
By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Haas F1 Team’s Romain Grosjean rallied to qualify Saturday after a massive crash _ caused by a loose drain cover _ during Friday’s second free practice for what is being billed as the final Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix.
Grosjean’s accident capped a difficult Friday for the American-owned team on […]

Racing World Salutes Driver/Ambassador Andretti
Wednesday, 13 Sep, 2017 – 15:29 | Comments Off on Racing World Salutes Driver/Ambassador Andretti
Racing World Salutes Driver/Ambassador Andretti

CORNING, N.Y. – Mario Andretti’s American dream-of-a-life inside and outside of racing was recognized and honored recently with presentation of the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports by the International Motor Racing Research Center.
International racing stars, captains of the motorsports industry, local dignitaries, race fans and media gathered to honor the man […]

Haas Newbie Ferrucci Meets The F1 Big Boys
Friday, 4 Aug, 2017 – 19:22 | Comments Off on Haas Newbie Ferrucci Meets The F1 Big Boys
Haas Newbie Ferrucci Meets The F1 Big Boys

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Haas F1 Team development driver Santino Ferrucci’s two days of Formula One testing saw the aspiring American come to grips with Pirelli’s Red supersoft tires … and the red blur that is Scuderia Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.
Ferrucci completed his second and final day of testing in Haas F1’s current Ferrari-powered VF-17 […]

Hamilton Moves In On F1 Pole Record
Sunday, 25 Jun, 2017 – 6:58 | Comments Off on Hamilton Moves In On F1 Pole Record
Hamilton Moves In On F1 Pole Record

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton continued to rewrite Formula One history Saturday, when he qualified on-pole for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix at the expense of boyhood hero Ayrton Senna.
Hamilton’s fast lap of 1-minute, 40.593-seconds set a track qualifying record around the 3.730-mile/6.003-kilometer/20-turn Baku City Circuit. Hamilton’s hot lap was 0.434-seconds better than runnerup and teammate Valtteri […]

Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 16:26 | Comments Off on Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

Lewis Hamilton earned his third Canadian Grand Prix victory in a row on Sunday and he did it by thoroughly dominating the Formula One race at Circuit Gilles Villenueve in Montreal, Canada.
Hamilton started from the pole and ended by taking the checkered flag by 19.7 seconds over Mercedes AMG teammate Valttieri Botas. In between, Hamilton […]

Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole
Sunday, 11 Jun, 2017 – 8:06 | Comments Off on Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole
Speechless Hamilton Wins Canadian Pole

Lewis Hamilton was uncharacteristically speechless Saturday after qualifying on-pole for Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix, but it had nothing to do with out-performing archrival Sebastian Vettel.
Standing before thousands of fans, the Mercedes AMG driver was taken aback when presented a real Ayrton Senna helmet from the Senna family collection for matching his idol’s second-place record of […]

Vettel, Ferrari Rule The Day In Monaco
Sunday, 28 May, 2017 – 8:53 | Comments Off on Vettel, Ferrari Rule The Day In Monaco
Vettel, Ferrari Rule The Day In Monaco

There is joy in Maranello and all over Italy today as a Ferrari has won the “Grandest Grand Prix” for the first time in 16 years.
Sebastian Vettel took the lead from Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen during a pit stop on Lap 39 of the 78-lap Grand Prix of Monaco and easily cruised en route to getting […]

McLaren’s Brown Wowed By Indy Experience
Thursday, 25 May, 2017 – 7:44 | Comments Off on McLaren’s Brown Wowed By Indy Experience
McLaren’s Brown Wowed By Indy Experience

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – California native Zak Brown has spent this Month of May as the man behind the curtain _ the unconventional Formula One executive who gave his blessing to McLaren superstar Fernando Alonso’s bid to compete in the 101s Indianapolis 500.
A two-time F1 World Driving Champion, Alonso has been spot-on […]