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Michael Andretti files paperwork to start Formula One team in 2024
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Michael Andretti files paperwork to start Formula One team in 2024

Mario Andretti has openly backed his son's efforts to expand the racing organisation and enter the top motorsports series in the world.

Formula 1 2021: Lewis Hamilton hails against-all-odds Brazilian GP win as one of his best
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Formula 1 2021: Lewis Hamilton hails against-all-odds Brazilian GP win as one of his best

Hamilton has reduced Verstappen's lead from 21 points to 14, and Mercedes lead the constructors championship by 11.

Formula One shakes up format to give fans an extra 'Sprint'
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Formula One shakes up format to give fans an extra 'Sprint'

Formula 1 will now host a sprint race on Saturday which will decide the grid for the main Grand Prix race on Sunday.

Formula 1 2021: Dominant Max Verstappen driving, and sounding, like a champion
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Formula 1 2021: Dominant Max Verstappen driving, and sounding, like a champion

Verstappen leads Hamilton 5-3 for wins; 5-2 in pole positions.

Mercedes eye first Chinese Formula 1 star in 13-year-old Cui Yuanpu
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Mercedes eye first Chinese Formula 1 star in 13-year-old Cui Yuanpu

Cui Yuanpu, who has been karting since the age of six, joins several other potential F1 stars of the future in Mercedes' young driver programme.

Formula 1: Monaco Grand Prix to allow 7,500 spectators with 'highest sanitary conditions'
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Formula 1: Monaco Grand Prix to allow 7,500 spectators with 'highest sanitary conditions'

Cancelled last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's race on 23 May has sold "already 4,000 tickets", according to Christian Tornatore, commissioner-general of the Automobile Club de Monaco.

DTM 2021: Arjun Maini set to race for Mercedes AMG Performance Team GetSpeed
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DTM 2021: Arjun Maini set to race for Mercedes AMG Performance Team GetSpeed

Maini, who will be behind the wheel in a Mercedes AMG GT3, will thus become the first Indian to participate full time in the German touring car series, which will be taking place between June and October this year.

Formula 1 2021: Baby-faced Yuki Tsunoda ready for big league, hopes for memorable debut in Bahrain
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Formula 1 2021: Baby-faced Yuki Tsunoda ready for big league, hopes for memorable debut in Bahrain

He's the baby-faced rookie whose legs are so short his car needs special pedals, but don't think Yuki Tsunoda is just along for the ride in his Formula One debut.

Formula 1 2021: Mercedes unveils car for Lewis Hamilton's record-breaking title bid
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Formula 1 2021: Mercedes unveils car for Lewis Hamilton's record-breaking title bid

Lewis Hamilton is bidding to move one title clear of Michael Schumacher's seven championship wins.

Formula 1: Fernando Alonso to sit out Alpine F1 launch after bike crash
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Formula 1: Fernando Alonso to sit out Alpine F1 launch after bike crash

Fernando Alonso is expected to take part in pre-season testing in Bahrain from 12-14 March.

Michael Jordan set to make NASCAR debut as team owner with Bubba Wallace driving 23XI Racing at Daytona 500
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Michael Jordan set to make NASCAR debut as team owner with Bubba Wallace driving 23XI Racing at Daytona 500

Michael Jordan is the first Black principal owner of a full-time NASCAR Cup Series team since Hall of Famer Wendell Scott in 1973.

Dakar Rally: 'Mr Dakar' Stephane Peterhansel crowned champion for 14th time
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Dakar Rally: 'Mr Dakar' Stephane Peterhansel crowned champion for 14th time

The 55-year-old Mini driver, aided by co-pilot Edouard Boulanger, finished 14min 51sec ahead of Qatari Nasser al-Attiyah (Toyota), with Spain's Carlos Sainz rounding out the podium in another Mini.

Formula 1: Australia, China Grand Prix postponed as COVID-19 hits 2021 calendar
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Formula 1: Australia, China Grand Prix postponed as COVID-19 hits 2021 calendar

The Australian race, usually the season-opener, was delayed from March to November, but no new date was set for the Chinese Grand Prix, normally held in April.

Mick Schumacher wins Formula 2 title ahead of F1 debut next season; Jehan Daruvala wins Sakhir race
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Mick Schumacher wins Formula 2 title ahead of F1 debut next season; Jehan Daruvala wins Sakhir race

India’s Jehan Daruvala, racing for Carlin, capped off his rookie Formula 2 campaign by winning the Sakhir race

MotoGP 2020: 'Special moment', Valentino Rossi set for emotional farewell to Yamaha factory team
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MotoGP 2020: 'Special moment', Valentino Rossi set for emotional farewell to Yamaha factory team

Valentino Rossi will be bringing the curtain down on his 15-year factory Yamaha MotoGP career in the final race of the season in Portugal on Sunday.

Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas continues fine form, tops final Portuguese GP practice session
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Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas continues fine form, tops final Portuguese GP practice session

After leading Friday's two practice sessions, the Mercedes driver was .03 seconds quicker than teammate Lewis Hamilton and .16 ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen.

Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas says he needs a miracle to stop Lewis Hamilton, but will 'never give up'
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Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas says he needs a miracle to stop Lewis Hamilton, but will 'never give up'

It was Hamilton’s seventh win in 11 races this season and, remarkably, extended his record run of consecutive finishes in the points to 44, a statistic that will probably cause more dismay for the Finn.

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton chases Michael Schumacher’s record as action returns to Nurburgring after seven years
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Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton chases Michael Schumacher’s record as action returns to Nurburgring after seven years

Lewis Hamilton will be seeking, at the second attempt, to equal Michael Schumacher’s record of 91 wins while the seven-time champion German's son Mick is set to make his F1 debut in Friday's opening practice with Alfa Romeo.

Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton's time penalties at Russian GP was in line with regulations, says FIA's Michael Masi
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Formula 1 2020: Lewis Hamilton's time penalties at Russian GP was in line with regulations, says FIA's Michael Masi

Race director Michael Masi has hit back at Lewis Hamilton’s claim that Formula One’s rulers are trying to stop him winning races — and said Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix stewards acted fairly by penalising him.

Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas wins Russian GP as time penalties stop Lewis Hamilton from equalling win record
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Formula 1 2020: Valtteri Bottas wins Russian GP as time penalties stop Lewis Hamilton from equalling win record

Lewis Hamilton had been looking to match Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins in Formula One but had to settle for third behind Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen due to time penalties.