Peugeot 'disappointed' by Le Mans speed after missing Hyperpole
Jean-Marc Finot, the French manufacturer’s motorsport boss, said that the in-house Peugeot Sport team was “improving but not by enough” after Mikkel Jensen and Loic Duval ended up outside the top eight cars that have gone through to final qualifying. Peugeot will[…]
WRC drivers meeting a “constructive” forum for future improvements
Drivers and team representatives took part in an online meeting on Wednesday, instigated by the championship’s promoter, to share ideas to improve the championship.The WRC called a meeting following the comments made by Hyundai Thierry Neuville in the lead-up to[…]
Kobayashi: NASCAR debut will realise childhood "dream"
The 2021 Le Mans 24 Hours winner and team principal of Toyota's WEC arm was announced on Wednesday at La Sarthe for a one-off NASCAR outing at the Indianapolis road course in August, driving a third 23XI Racing Camry.Kobayashi will[…]
Le Mans 24 Hours: Ferrari tops first qualifying, Hyperpole spots decided
Moments after Alessandro Pier Guidi set an impressive 3m25.412s in the #51 Ferrari 499P with around 15 minutes to go, despite getting slightly held up later in the lap by a GTE Am Aston, he was usurped by the sister[…]
Conor Daly loses full-time Ed Carpenter Racing IndyCar drive
Apart from his usual strong run at the Indianapolis 500, where he finished eighth, Daly has struggled for speed elsewhere this year, with a next-best result of 14th at the St Petersburg opener. He finished 15th in Sunday’s race at Detroit. Daly, 31,[…]
Detroit IndyCar organisers promise track improvements for next year
A new 1.645-mile track was constructed in the shadow of the Renaissance Center, the global headquarters of General Motors, and used some stretches of the Formula 1 track, which was used from 1982 to 1988.Penske Corporation’s president Bud Denker was[…]
Dunlop smashed Isle of Man TT Supersport lap record "for the craic"
The Ulsterman edged closer to the all-time TT win record of 26 on Wednesday after scoring his second Supersport victory of the 2023 event on his MD Racing Yamaha.Dunlop beat Peter Hickman by just under 10 seconds to notch up[…]