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RIP DAN GURNEY

RIP DAN GURNEY

Dan Gurney ... Where to start? Just his name alone stands for so much in our world ... a lifetime of contributions to motorsports, the way that he never seemed completely satisfied with the status quo, his effortless skill behind the wheel, and the upbeat spirit that he expressed endlessly. He was our hero for so many ... Continue reading

2018 Detroit Auto Show: New IndyCar Reveled

2018 Detroit Auto Show: New IndyCar Reveled

Executives from INDYCAR engine suppliers Chevrolet and Honda also will be on hand to discuss how OEMs are benefitting from INDYCAR’s initiatives. ... Continue reading

ABB and Formula E Partner to Write the Future of E-Mobility

ABB and Formula E Partner to Write the Future of E-Mobility

As the world leader in electric vehicle infrastructure, ABB offers the full range of charging solutions for electric cars, electric and hybrid buses as well as electrification solutions for ships and railways. ABB entered the EV-charging market back in 2010, and today has a fast growing global installed base of more th ... Continue reading

Alfa Romeo Returns to Formula 1, But Only By Name

Alfa Romeo Returns to Formula 1, But Only By Name

Last April, Sauber confirmed it would end their engine deal with Ferrari and begin a new contract with Honda engines next year. ... Continue reading

2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Preview

2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Preview

A thrilling 2017 Formula One season concludes with Round 20 from the Yas Marina Circuit Toto Talks Abu Dhabi Featured this Week: On Your Marks… Stat Attack: Abu Dhabi and Beyond Toto Talks Abu Dhabi We head to Abu Dhabi for the final race of the 2017 season with the same hunger and fire in our stomach that we took to ... Continue reading

Austin’s Epic F1 Weekend With Nicholas Frankl

Austin’s Epic F1 Weekend With Nicholas Frankl

F1 sporting boss Ross Brawn: "I'm proud of how the weekend in Austin went. We are doing small things to improve the show and what we did on Sunday worked well, even though you wouldn't do that everywhere. But what is particularly pleasing is that the teams are now seeing what direction we're moving in with Formula 1." ... Continue reading

F1 Championship Flow Japanese Grand Prix Thoughts and TV Schedule: - Plus Nicholas On Location In Maranello, At Ferrari Portofino Unveiling

F1 Championship Flow Japanese Grand Prix Thoughts and TV Schedule: - Plus Nicholas On Location In Maranello, At Ferrari Portofino Unveiling

By Nicholas Frankl Senior Editor and Motor Racing Correspondent The Auto Channel With a record 70 pole positions and currently 34 points ahead of the fast but seemingly fragile Ferrari – also celebrating a 70th anniversary this year - Lewis Hamilton is looking good for his 4th World Championship. His record of finish ... Continue reading

Axalta and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Celebrate Win at Singapore Grand Prix

Axalta and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Celebrate Win at Singapore Grand Prix

Spies Hecker has been responsible for the paint on the high-impact, instantly-recognizable liveries of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport team’s race cars for the past three years, including the cars of their three-time World Constructors’ Champions success. (Photo: Axalta) Axalta’s Spies Hecker has been respon ... Continue reading

McLaren and Honda to Conclude F1 Partnership

McLaren and Honda to Conclude F1 Partnership

"It is unfortunate that we must part ways with McLaren before fulfilling our ambitions, however, we made the decision with a belief that this is the best course of action for each other's future. On behalf of Honda, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to fans who have been very supportive of the team as well a ... Continue reading

Honda to Supply F1 Power Units to Scuderia Toro Rosso

Honda to Supply F1 Power Units to Scuderia Toro Rosso

Everyone in our team is very much looking forward to working with Honda. Ever since its founder Soichiro Honda entered his motorcycles in events, racing has always been a central part of the company's ethos. It's a very exciting challenge and I hope that both parties will gain a great deal from it as we develop togethe ... Continue reading

Kaiser, Franzoni and Askew Win Mazda Road to Indy Championships

Kaiser, Franzoni and Askew Win Mazda Road to Indy Championships

Kyle Kaiser is on his way to drive in the 2018 Indianapolis 500, courtesy of a $1 million Mazda driver development scholarship, as he clinched the 2017 Indy Lights title Sunday at Watkins Glen International in upstate New York. The scholarship guarantees Kaiser three races in next year's Verizon IndyCar series, includi ... Continue reading

Letter From Europe - First In 2017 - 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio RWD A 4 Door Ferrari - 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Thumbs Up

Letter From Europe - First In 2017 - 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio RWD A 4 Door Ferrari - 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Thumbs Up

As Grand Prix Editor of FORZA, a magazine about Ferrari I have most definitely not been a fan of the Italian-Canadian boss of FCA. FCA which stands for Fiat-Chrysler is an awful lot more than that. ... Continue reading

Valtteri Sets the Friday Pace at Silverstone

Valtteri Sets the Friday Pace at Silverstone

Valtteri topped the morning session with Lewis just 0.078s shy in P2 The Finn ended the day with the fastest time in the afternoon session, with Lewis in P2 Valtteri ran the Soft and Medium compound tyre in FP1, while Lewis ran the Soft# Valtteri then used the SuperSoft and Medium rubber in FP2, Lewis the Soft and Supe ... Continue reading

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