Auto Racing

Toyota Denies Plans To Have Alonso Win Le Mans

Japanese motor company Toyota have denied any potential plans to ensure Fernando Alonso wins the Le Mans, the famous 24-hour circuit. The rumours came about due to the fact that Toyota has never won at Le Mans before, and by winning with Alonso the brand would receive much wider coverage ….

Clean Racing: Mexico City Formula E

Formula E Motor Racing Despite having been around since 2014, Formula E racing is still a fresh concept for many. The Formula E Championship differs from the conventional Formula 1 Championship in that it uses only electric-powered cars. The general idea right from the onset was that it would stimulate ….

Supercars Season Officially Underway

Virgin Australia Supercars Season Launch The Virgin Australia Supercars Championship season has officially kicked off and was celebrated accordingly at the recent season launch in Sydney. The new season gets underway on the 20th anniversary of the Adelaide 500 on March 1st. This year’s Adelaide 500 will be hosted by ….

Monger Back In The Driver’s Seat

Beating The Odds, Changing The Rules When talking beating the odds, Billy Monger is motorsports’ poster child. Its been nine months and twenty and a few days since the eighteen year old was involved in a horrific crash with a terrible price to pay: the loss of both of his ….

Carlos Sainz Well On Track For A Win

Peterhansel: You Can’t Catch Sainz Mere days ago, Stephane Peterhansel appeared to be well on his way to yet another Dakar Rally victory, what would have been his 14th, to be exact.  At the end of the first week of the competition he was sitting pretty in a 27-minute lead ….

Carlos Sainz In Penalty Controversy

Sainz Hit By 10-Minute Penalty Dakar Rally leader and Peugeot driver Carlos Sainz on Monday received a 10-minute penalty for allegedly having hit Dutch quadbike champion Kees Koolen.  Sainz has said that he did not hit anyone and that he was disappointed and disgusted that he was being accused of ….

Dakar Rally 2018 Trickier Than Ever

Last Chance For Loeb French rally star Sebastien Loeb has confirmed that the pressure is on as this year will be the final golden window to win the Dakar Rally due to Peugeot’s decision not to compete in the event after 2018.  The taxing South American 2016 and 2017 instalments ….

Hennie De Klerk off to 2018 Dakar

SA Privateer Taking on the 2018 Dakar Race Hennie De Klerk is the only privateer from South Africa who will be taking up the gauntlet of the most exigent off-road challenge in the whole world: the 2018 Dakar Rally. A Win Automatically Qualifies De Klerk De Klerk managed to win ….

WRC Heads To Wales Come October 26th

World Rally Championship Next Stop: Great Britain  The excitement mounts as the World Rally Championship heads for the forests of Wales this week, what many are describing as Britain’s chance for a home win thanks to Welshman Elfyn Evans and his DMack Ford Fiesta WRC.  Evans has impressed far and ….

MotoGP Ready For Weekend Action

Australia Ready For Stellar Weekend Of MotoGP  It’s almost time for the 29th Australian Moto Grand Prix and with a mere 11 points separating MotoGP leaders Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Team Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso, it’s bound to be a nail-biting affair at Phillip Island come October 22nd. Italian born ….