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Alonso a free agent for Indy after McLaren contract ends

20 Jan 2020

LONDON Fernando Alonso will be free to drive for whomever he chooses at this year's Indianapolis 500 after ending his relationship with McLaren.

Motor racing: Oil giants find fresh focus in all-electric Formula E

17 Jan 2020

LONDON Oil giants familiar to fans of fossil-fuelled Formula One are finding a new focus for their energies in the all-electric world of Formula E.

Hamilton warns he will be 'a machine'

16 Jan 2020

LONDON Lewis Hamilton has warned rivals that he plans to be better than ever as he chases a record-equalling seventh Formula One championship this season.

Formula One link-up boosts all-female W series

16 Jan 2020

LONDON W Series organizers say they have moved a step closer to getting a woman driver into Formula One after announcing on Thursday a deal to be on the support program for this year's U.S. and Mexican Grands Prix.

W Series links up with Formula One in the Americas

16 Jan 2020

LONDON The all-female W Series will be part of the Formula One support program in its second season with new races at the U.S. and Mexican Grands Prix in October, organizers announced on Thursday.

Motor racing-W Series links up with Formula One in the Americas

16 Jan 2020

LONDON, Jan 16 The all-female W Series will be part of the Formula One support programme in its second season with new races at the U.S. and Mexican Grands Prix in October, organisers announced on Thursday.

United bid to halt Liverpool juggernaut again

16 Jan 2020

LONDON Manchester United are the only club to take points off runaway leaders Liverpool in the Premier League this season and they will try and do so again in Sunday's match at Anfield.

Leclerc reveals Ferrari were unhappy with secret skydive

14 Jan 2020

LONDON Ferrari Formula One driver Charles Leclerc has revealed that he upset the Italian team by skydiving at the end of last season without their permission.

Motor racing - Williams cannot count on improving, says Smedley

13 Jan 2020

LONDON Williams cannot assume things will only get better after finishing last with just one point in 2019, according to the Formula One team's former head of vehicle performance Rob Smedley.

F1 engineer sees electric kart as a fairer start

13 Jan 2020

LONDON When Rob Smedley left the Williams Formula One team in 2018, he had time to consider how he might give something back and help ensure the Lewis Hamiltons of the future get started at grassroots level.

World News

China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread

A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organisation declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern.