All-female racing team says this is no gimmick – The Denver Post

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Every racing series in the world is full of wealthy enthusiasts with ideas that sound too good to be true. Expensive promises to fund life-changing opportunities are usually broken before cars even make it to the track. Jackie Heinricher has defied those odds and turned an outlandish idea into one of […]

F1 star Fernando Alonso, McLaren to return for 2019 Indy 500

Jim Ayello Indianapolis Star Published 8:54 PM EST Nov 10, 2018 INDIANAPOLIS – Formula 1 superstar Fernando Alonso and McLaren are returning to the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. The pair announced Saturday that after shocking the racing world with their entry in the 2017 Indianapolis 500, they are returning for May’s 103rd running. After already conquering the […]

Tanner Gray becomes youngest NHRA champion, wins Pro Stock title

The Associated Press Published 10:47 PM EST Nov 10, 2018 POMONA, Calif. (AP) — Tanner Gray became the youngest NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season champion Saturday by qualifying at the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals. The 19-year-old Pro Stock driver from New Mexico has seven victories this season. In the Countdown to the […]

Hamilton wins in Brazil, Mercedes takes constructors’ title

AP Updated 8:38 PM EST Nov 11, 2018 SAO PAULO (AP) — Ten years after securing his first Formula One title at Interlagos, five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday and helped his Mercedes team take the Formula One constructors’ title for the fifth straight year. It was Hamilton’s 10th […]

Verstappen’s recent form bodes well for 2019 F1 championship

AP Updated 3:19 AM EST Nov 22, 2018 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The way Max Verstappen has driven recently offers encouragement of a more open Formula One title race next year. Verstappen has been in typically daredevil form, with some overtaking moves of the highest class, and the Red Bull driver is […]