Motor Sports

Motorcycling-Repsol extend Honda MotoGP sponsorship to 2018

Dec 7 Spanish energy company Repsol has extended its 22-year sponsorship of world champion Marc Marquez's factory Honda MotoGP team until the end of 2018.

Motorcycling-MotoGP to monitor betting patterns for fraud

LONDON, Dec 7 MotoGP claimed a motorsport first on Wednesday by announcing a multi-year partnership with a company that monitors betting patterns for signs of fraud.

Motor racing-Mercedes have to consider Alonso, says Wolff

LONDON, Dec 6 Fernando Alonso would be on the list of possible replacements for retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes despite his contract with McLaren, according to team boss Toto Wolff.

Motor racing-Red Bull and Aston Martin extend partnership

LONDON, Dec 6 Red Bull and Aston Martin, who are developing an Adrian Newey-designed AM-RB 001 'hypercar' incorporating Formula One technology, have extended their partnership to the end of 2017.

Motor racing-Ricciardo promises to unlock 'hidden Honey Badger'

LONDON, Dec 5 Daniel Ricciardo is ready to "unlock the hidden Honey Badger" when he starts training for next season's new-look Formula One.

Motor racing-Alonso happy at McLaren, says Brown

LONDON, Dec 5 McLaren have no fears about losing Fernando Alonso to Mercedes after Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg's sudden retirement, the team's new executive director Zak Brown said on Monday.

Motor racing-Vettel clear he's staying at Ferrari

Dec 4 Sebastian Vettel has made clear his future is with Ferrari as Mercedes look to replace newly-retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg for next season.

Motor racing-Verstappen a double winner again at FIA awards

VIENNA, Dec 3 Dutch Formula One driver Max Verstappen collected two special awards for the second year in a row at the International Automobile Federation (FIA)'s gala prize-giving ceremony on Friday.

Motor racing-Rosberg retirement puts champion's seat up for grabs

LONDON, Dec 2 Nico Rosberg's shock retirement has given champions Mercedes a headache as they seek to fill Formula One's most desirable drive.

Motor racing-Reaction to the retirement of F1 champion Nico Rosberg

LONDON, Dec 2 Nico Rosberg stunned Formula One on Friday by announcing his retirement, only days after he had won the world championship with Mercedes at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Dhoni: the legacy of a cricket champion

When Dhoni finally hangs up his boots for good in all forms of cricket, he'll be best remembered as a handsome and charismatic leader who inspired India to scale cricket's greatest heights.