Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport’s Feature: Fighting the Force

One of the major stories heading into the 2017 campaign was the increased G-Forces that drivers would have to withstand in the cockpit of these new generation Formula One cars. Bigger wings and tyres mean more downforce and grip, which puts more stress on the driver than ever before. Take the season opener in Australia,… Read More »

Spa is a happy hunting ground for Force India: Mallya

Spa, 22 Aug 2017: Sahara Force India returns from its summer break and looks ahead to the Belgian Grand Prix. Vijay Mallya: “Spa is always a special weekend for Formula One. It’s one of the greatest circuits in the world and a marvellous venue to appreciate the best drivers in the fastest cars. It’s been a… Read More »

Tanak, Jarveoja take 2nd WRC win: Rallye Deutschland

Ford Fiesta WRC drivers Ott Tänak and Martin Järveoja claimed their second FIA World Rally Championship victory today when they took the top step of the podium on Rallye Deutschland. The Estonians led from the first full day of competition on Friday to take their first Tarmac win on an event their M-Sport team had… Read More »

It is not over until it is over: Tanak

Present: 1st – Ott Tänak, M-Sport World Rally Team 1st – Martin Järveoja, M-Sport World Rally Team 2nd – Andreas Mikkelsen, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team 2nd – Anders Jæger, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team 3rd – Sébastien Ogier, M-Sport World Rally Team 3rd – Julien Ingrassia, M-Sport World Rally Team… Read More »

Double delight for Anindith, Arjun: FMSCI Racing Nationals

Chennai, 20 Aug 2017: Winning both the races today, Hyderabad’s Anindith Reddy extended his domination in the MRF FF1600 class while Arjun Narendran, the Coimbatore-based defending champion in the Indian Touring Cars category also completed a double as the fourth round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Racing Championship concluded at the MMRT track… Read More »

Narendran capitalises on Chinnappa mechanical failure: fmsci Nationals

Chennai, 19 August 2017: The expected intense battles in the two premium classes did not materialize as Sandeep Kumar and Arjun Narendran cruised to comfortable victories in the MRF F1600 and the Indian Touring Cars categories, respectively, in the fourth round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Racing Championship at the MMRT track on… Read More »

Tanak takes lead: WRC Rally Deutschland

Ott Tänak has turned a 4.1 second mid-leg deficit into a 5.7 second overnight advantage during the afternoon loop of stages on Rallye Deutschland. Despite a tricky afternoon during which many of the drivers have slid off the road, the Estonian included, he retakes the lead and heads Andreas Mikkelsen who took the surprise advantage… Read More »

Norris claims pole; Jehan starts on P13: F3 Race 1

Lando Norris (Carlin, 1m28.362s) was unbeatable in the first FIA Formula 3 European Championship qualifying at the 4.307 kilometres long Circuit Zandvoort: the McLaren junior driver secured his sixth pole position of the season. Indian driver Jehan Dharuwala of Carlin could clock only 1: 28.940 and will start Race 1 in P13. However, the rivals… Read More »

Patodia, Rangasamy take pole: MRF Racing Nationals

Chennai, 18 Aug 2017: Raghul Rangasamy (Performance Racing) set a hot pace to grab overall pole position in the saloon cars category at the MMRT track here on Friday as the fourth round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Racing Championship commenced with qualifying and practice sessions. Rangasamy, hailing from the temple town of… Read More »

Ducati’s Dovizioso wins MotoGP; Marquez 2nd, Rossi 7th

Spielberg, 13 Aug 2017:  AndreaDovizioso of Ducati produced his best to win a thrilling MotoGP race that produced seat-edged excitement for the 90,400-odd fans at the Red Bull ring for the 11 round of the Motorcycle World Championship here on Sunday. Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa scored the third consecutive double podium finish and… Read More »