Race car driver Leon Gonyo dies during victory lap at Vermont track

Police say a racing driver taking his ceremonial victory lap died after suffering an apparent medical problem following a race in Vermont. Devil’s Bowl Speedway officials identified the driver as 63-year-old Leon Gonyo of Chazy, New York. They say he…

Jenson Button: ‘Miscommunications’ delayed McLaren extension

Jenson Button admits he should have sat down with McLaren earlier this year after “miscommunications” about his and the team’s future delayed the extension of his contact. After the announcement Button admitted he had been in “two minds” about whether to continue…

Jorge Lorenzo wins Aragon MotoGP, closes in on leader Valentino Rossi

Jorge Lorenzo took the lead at the start of the Aragon MotoGP on Sunday and held on for victory after Marc Marquez‘s early fall to move closer to points leader Valentino Rossi in the title race. Marquez went down just…

Red Bull and Toro Rosso will have the option of taking an upgraded Renault power

Renault has confirmed it has improved elements of the internal combustion engine (ICE) to “give improved power and efficiency”, with Motorsport.com reporting it has spent 11 of its 12 remaining engine.

Best Formula One Drivers of All Time

These are good days for fighters aged over 30, so much so that even some of boxing’s up-and-comers, such as Gennady Golovkin and light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson, are into their third decade. But here is a list of the…

Scott Dixon added to Chip Ganassi Racing’s Petit Le Mans lineup

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar champion Scott Dixon has been added to Chip Ganassi Racing’s lineup for the Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta next week. Dixon will join Scott Pruett and Joey Hand as co-pilot of the No. 01 Ford EcoBoost Riley Prototype.…

Fernando Alonso reaffirms McLaren commitment through to 2017

Fernando Alonso has reaffirmed his intention to stay at McLaren for the duration of his contract, which runs until 2017. Alonso’s angry radio outbursts at the Japanese Grand Prix, where he labelled Honda’s power unit “embarrassing” and a “GP2 engine”,…