Motor Sports

Motor racing-Palmer sees Magnussen as main rival for Renault seat

MEXICO CITY, Oct 27 Jolyon Palmer expects Renault to make a decision soon on their second Formula One driver for 2017 and believes the choice is likely to be between him and current Danish team mate Kevin Magnussen.

Motor racing-Gutierrez considering leaving Haas F1 team

MEXICO CITY, Oct 27 Mexican Formula One driver Esteban Gutierrez, who has yet to score a point for the Haas Formula One team in 18 races, indicated on Thursday that he could be on the way out.

Motor racing-Rosberg challenges Ecclestone on 'boring' tag

MEXICO CITY, Oct 27 Nico Rosberg has had words with Bernie Ecclestone after Formula One's commercial supremo indicated the German might make a boring world champion.

Motor racing-Verstappen threatens to cut the radio chat

MEXICO CITY, Oct 27 Red Bull's Max Verstappen has threatened a radio blackout after causing a stir with his comments during last weekend's U.S. Grand Prix.

Motor racing-Ecclestone keen to add to the risk factor

MEXICO CITY, Oct 26 Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone, no stranger to controversial comments, has suggested building walls on racetrack corners to add a greater sense of danger.

ANALYSIS-Motor racing-Appeal of Le Mans to endure after Audi exit

MEXICO CITY, Oct 26 Audi's announcement that it is abandoning Le Mans for Formula E is a big boost for the fledgling electric series, which is attracting growing manufacturer interest, and a blow for endurance racing.

Motor racing-Formula One drivers' form sheet

Oct 26 Formula One drivers' form sheet for Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix, round 19 of 21 races. Drivers listed in championship order, most recent races first: Number=race result, R=retired, DQ=disqualified, NS=did not start, NQ=did not qualify. 2016 / 2015 US JP MY SG IT BE DE HU GB AT EU CA MC ES RU CN BH AU/AE BR MX US RU JP Nico Rosberg 2 1 3 1 1 1 4 2 3 4 1 5

Motor racing-Formula One statistics for Mexican Grand Prix

MEXICO CITY, Oct 26 Statistics for Sunday's Mexican Formula One Grand Prix, the 19th race of the 21-round season:

PREVIEW-Motor racing-Anything possible in F1 title race, says Hamilton

MEXICO CITY, Oct 26 Fresh from his 50th Formula One win, triple world champion Lewis Hamilton remains convinced anything is possible in the title race even if he could lose his crown as early as Sunday.

UPDATE 3-Audi quits Le Mans to focus on electric car racing

* Porsche says has no plans to quit WEC (Adds Toyota reaction, Formula E comment)


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