FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Brad Keselowski was the runner-up in the NASCAR All-Star race at Texas last year and has led more laps on the 1 1/2-mile track than anyone who has never won here. Keselowski is in a much different position going into Sunday night’s All-Star race,...
F1 News: Lewis Hamilton Is All Smiles Over Newly Found Mercedes Performance, But Russell Is Pessimistic
Lewis Hamilton was full of smiles after a successful FP2 for Mercedes at the Spanish Grand Prix. George Russell and Hamilton put down the second and third fastest times on the timesheet respectively, with the latter reporting much reduced porpoising. The Spanish Grand Prix brings a host of upgrades across the grid and Mercedes is […] The post F1 News: Lewis Hamilton Is All Smiles Over Newly Found Mercedes Performance, But Russell Is Pessimistic appeared first on Grand Tour Nation.
F1 LIVE: Spanish Grand Prix practice times and results as Lewis Hamilton shows improvement and Leclerc fastest
Follow live updates from the opening day of action at the Spanish Grand Prix, as Formula One returns to the Circuit de Catalunya for practice ahead of the sixth race of the season this weekend. The talk among the paddock is all about Mercedes, after the team reportedly held a secret testing session in an attempt to figure out their performance struggles and catch up on the early pace set by Red Bull and Ferrari. F1 teams allow for two filming days a year where teams can run up to 100km in their current cars, enabling them to trial...
Joe Gibbs Racing is reportedly pulling all the stops in a attempt to sign a new sponsor. Kyle Busch is in a contract year. His deal with Joe Gibbs Racing is set to end following the 2022 season. The team is currently working on a new deal. However, a new...
When Autoweek asked Rick Mears during Friday’s Team Penske press conference just how supportive he’s going to be for former teammate Helio Castroneves’ bid to win a record-breaking fifth Indianapolis 500 on May 29, Mears responded with a straight face, “I’m not going to be supportive.”
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The pace starts to pick up today at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway where teams are given maximum boost to prepare for two days of qualifying for the Indy 500. Here’s a quick rundown of the schedule, and for a look at the intricate procedures in place for qualifying, click here.
Tonight, the NASCAR Truck Series takes the stage in Fort Worth, Texas. The 1.5-mile of Texas Motor Speedway is set to host the SpeedyCash.com 220. View Texas results for the NASCAR Truck Series below. All-Star Race Menu. Truck: Prac/Qual | Race. Xfinity Prac/Qual | Race. Cup: Prac | Qual |...
NASCAR silly season will start to heat up as we near the summer months. What is the current landscape and what should be expected out of this time of the year?
Conor Daly made use of a hellacious tailwind during Fast Friday running at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to reach a top speed of 244.4mph heading into Turn 3 during the six-hour practice session. The combination of high turbocharger boost settings to perform qualifying simulation runs ahead of pole weekend and...
BARCELONA, Spain -- While Mercedes were keen to downplay their improvements ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix, Red Bull boss Christian Horner believes the world champions' new upgrades could bring them back into the title fight. Mercedes has struggled so far this year with a car which bounces aggressively when...
After F1’s spectacular debut in Miami a fortnight ago, the action returns to Europe at the Spanish Grand Prix this weekend. Max Verstappen’s second consecutive victory means the reigning world champion trails Charles Leclerc by just 19 points in the drivers’ standings heading into the weekend. All the teams have used the break to test possible upgrades to their cars, with Mercedes hoping to finally solve the porpoising issue that has hampered their start to the season. George Russell has outperformed Lewis Hamilton thus far, but team principal Toto Wolff laughed off suggestions a changing of the guard might be...
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